9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Coimbatore
Fly + taxi:  7​h 15​min
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Kullu
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
4
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Coimbatore

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): make a trip to The Mall. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get your game on at SkyJumper Trampoline Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, then admire all the interesting features of Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, and finally make a trip to The Ridge.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Shimla road trip planning site .

Coimbatore to Shimla is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Hanuman Temple, Tara Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery, then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, then admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and finally take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, have some family-friendly fun at Club House, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Manu Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Himalaya Nyingmapa Buddhist Temple, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Keylong.

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Getting from Shimla to Manali by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kullu.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

2
nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
On the 28th (Tue), admire the verdant scenery at Tirthan Valley. Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Naggar Castle and then take in the natural beauty of Hot Water Spring.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kullu trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Manali to Kullu takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
Highlights from your plan
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Hot Water Spring ©
Hot Water Spring

1
night
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): explore and take pictures at Norbulingka Institute, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhagsunath Temple.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Dharamsala road trip site .

You can drive from Kullu to Dharamsala in 6 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Spas
Highlights from your plan
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

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