8 days in Shimla, Kullu & Manali Itinerary

8 days in Shimla, Kullu & Manali Itinerary

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Shimla
— 2 nights
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Kullu
— 2 nights
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Manali
— 3 nights

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Shimla

Shimla ©

Queen of Hills

The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): walk around Daulat Singh Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tara Devi Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hanuman Temple, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Image Art Gallery. On the next day, take in the awesome beauty at Jakhoo Hill, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, then examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Himalayan Bird Park.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Shimla trip planning site.

Chandigarh to Shimla is an approximately 2.5-hour bus ride. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kullu.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum

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Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Raghunath Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kulant Pith and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lord Ramchandra Temple.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kullu trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Shimla to Kullu by car takes about 6.5 hours. On the 12th (Fri), you're off to Manali.

Things to do in Kullu

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Raghunath Temple ©
Raghunath Temple
Kulant Pith ©
Kulant Pith
Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery ©
Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery

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Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Get outdoors at Rani Nallah and Beas River. Visit Tripura Sundari Temple and Siyali Mahadev Temple for their historical value. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at International Roerich Memorial Trust, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, step into the grandiose world of Naggar Castle, and Head underground at Arjun Gufa.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Manali trip planner.

You can drive from Kullu to Manali in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Tripura Sundari Temple ©
Tripura Sundari Temple
International Roerich Memorial Trust ©
International Roerich Memorial Trust

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