8 days in Mussoorie, Shimla & Manali Itinerary

8 days in Mussoorie, Shimla & Manali Itinerary

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8 days in Mussoorie, Shimla & Manali Itinerary

Start: Mussoorie
1
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Manali
— 3 nights
End: Manali

2
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): walk around Company Garden, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls, and then make a trip to Lal Tibba. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gun Hill, head outdoors with Camel's Back Road, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tibetan Buddhist Temple.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Mussoorie online tour itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Mussoorie. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Tibetan Buddhist Temple
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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Lal Tibba ©
Lal Tibba
Company Garden ©
Company Garden

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 25th (Mon), pause for some photo ops at Monument Rani Jhansi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and finally don't miss a visit to The Mall. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to The Ridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Shimla journey maker tool .

You can drive from Mussoorie to Shimla in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, winter sports, fun & games, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Beas River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib, get great views at Gulaba, and appreciate the views at Solang Valley.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Manali online day trip planner .

Drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

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