9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  7 h
1
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h
3
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Shimla
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Hyderabad

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jawalamukhi Devi Temple, gain insight at Norbulingka Institute, and then don't miss a visit to Aghanjar Mahadev Temple.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Dharamsala journey planner.

Hyderabad to Dharamsala is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Aghanjar Mahadev Temple ©
Aghanjar Mahadev Temple

2
nights
Dalhousie

Dalhousie ©
Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. John's Church. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Rock Garden and then contemplate the waterfront views at Chamera Lake.

Plan my trip to Dalhousie with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Dharamsala to Dalhousie in 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary

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 6th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Himalaya Nyingmapa Buddhist Temple, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, thenappreciate the views at Solang Valley, and finally find something for the whole family at Himvalley Manali Amusement & Culture Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Manali Picnic Spot and Camps, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siyali Mahadev Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gayatri Temple.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Manali vacation builder tool.

Traveling by car from Dalhousie to Manali takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Theme Parks Nature Parks
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 8th (Fri), appreciate the history behind Monument Rani Jhansi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, thendon't miss a visit to The Mall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple. On the next day, get to know the resident critters at Himalayan Bird Park, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and then walk around Annandale Ground.

For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple

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