8 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

8 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

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8 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
1
Shimla
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Manali
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h
End: Pune

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Visiting Naldehra Golf Course and Kufri will get you outdoors. Shimla Christ Church and Kotkhai Palace will appeal to history buffs. When in Shimla, make a side trip to see Mohan Shakti Heritage Park in Solan, approximately 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to The Mall, admire the landmark architecture of Jakhu Temple, admire the verdant scenery at Green Valley, and admire all the interesting features of Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Shimla trip maker .

Pune to Shimla is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also fly; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Naldehra Golf Course, Mohan Shakti Heritage Park
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The Mall ©
The Mall
Shimla Christ Church ©
Shimla Christ Church
Kufri ©
Kufri

4
nights
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Hidimba Devi Temple and Ram Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery and Siyali Mahadev Temple. Spend the 23rd (Sat) exploring nature at Van Vihar National Park. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Beas River, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, identify plant and animal life at Rani Nallah, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Manali trip itinerary maker tool .

Drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
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Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

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