9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

Start: Shimla
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
2
Kullu
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Manikaran
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Manali
— 3 nights
End: Manali

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 3rd (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, don't miss a visit to The Mall, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Annandale Ground, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. On your second day here, tee off at Naldehra Golf Course and then take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Shimla driving holiday planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Shimla. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Golf Outdoors

Side Trip

Naldehra Golf Course
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Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Naldehra Golf Course ©
Naldehra Golf Course

2
nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Step out of Kullu to go to Naggar and see Naggar Castle, which is approximately 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanogi Mata Temple, and take in the natural beauty of Hot Water Spring.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kullu trip planner .

You can drive from Shimla to Kullu in 6.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Manikaran.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
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Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple

1
night
Manikaran

Manikaran ©
To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Manikaran travel itinerary planner .

Drive from Kullu to Manikaran in 2 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Manali.
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Naina Bhagwati Mandir ©
Naina Bhagwati Mandir

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, fun & games, winter sports, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths, and cruise along Rohtang Pass.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Manali trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Manikaran to Manali takes 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

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