9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + taxi:  6​h
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Manali
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Kaza
— 1 night
Drive:  10​h 15​min
4
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 8th (Fri), admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge and then don't miss a visit to The Mall.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Shimla route builder tool .

Mumbai to Shimla is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

4
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Change things up with a short trip to Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara in Manikaran (about 1h 50 min away). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manu Temple, take a memorable drive along Rohtang Pass, and take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Manali trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Kaza.

Things to do in Manali

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara, Rohtang Pass
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

1
night
Kaza

Kaza ©
Kaza, is the sub-divisional headquarter of Spiti Valley in the district of Lahaul & Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. Its located at 3600 ASL and is a cold desert. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): make a trip to Komick Village, then take a stroll through Hikkim, then appreciate the views at Spiti Valley, and finally don't miss a visit to Langza.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kaza trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Manali to Kaza by car takes about 5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Kaza

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Komick Village, Spiti Valley
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Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Komick Village ©
Komick Village
Hikkim ©
Hikkim

1
night
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On the 15th (Fri), admire the verdant scenery at Kangra Valley, admire all the interesting features of Norbulingka Institute, then admire all the interesting features of HPCA Stadium, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bundlamata Temple. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Dharamsala online day trip planner .

Getting from Kaza to Dharamsala by car takes about 12 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bundlamata Temple
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Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill

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