9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + taxi:  7​h
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
2
Sangla
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
3
Kaza
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
5
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, make a trip to The Mall, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tara Devi Temple.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Shimla trip itinerary builder .

Bengaluru to Shimla is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Sangla.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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

1
night
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take a stroll through Rakcham and then look for all kinds of wild species at Chitkul.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Sangla road trip site .

You can drive from Shimla to Sangla in 7 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kaza.

Things to do in Sangla

Wildlife Neighborhoods Nature
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Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Rakcham ©
Rakcham

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 8th (Fri): wander the streets of Hikkim, admire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Komic Monastery.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kaza trip builder app .

You can drive from Sangla to Kaza in 6 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Kaza

Neighborhoods Nature Parks

Side Trip

Spiti Valley
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Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Hikkim ©
Hikkim
Komic Monastery ©
Komic Monastery

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 9th (Sat): explore the activities along Beas River, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, then admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Himalaya Nyingmapa Buddhist Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Manali holiday maker app .

Getting from Kaza to Manali by car takes about 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall
Beas River ©
Beas River

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Kangra Fort, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mata Brajeshwari Devi, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jawalamukhi Devi Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall, then get engrossed in the history at Tibetan Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Aghanjar Mahadev Temple.

To find ratings and tourist information, read our Dharamsala trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Manali to Dharamsala in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Kangra, Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Kangra Fort ©
Kangra Fort
Tibetan Museum ©
Tibetan Museum

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