9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

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

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 8th (Sat), take in the natural beauty of Hotel Hot Spring Therme & Spa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Craignano, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, make a trip to The Mall, then see the interesting displays at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, and finally stroll around Annandale Ground.

For reviews and more tourist information, go to the Shimla itinerary planner.

Bhopal to Shimla is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Craignano, Tara Devi Temple, Mohan Shakti Heritage Park
Highlights from your plan
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Hidimba Devi Temple and Manikaran Gurudwara will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like International Roerich Memorial Trust and Himalaya Nyingmapa Buddhist Temple. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Rani Nallah, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gayatri Temple, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Manali road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kasol.

Things to do in Manali

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
International Roerich Memorial Trust ©
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Beas River ©
Beas River

1
night
Kasol

Kasol ©
Kasol is an emerging party destination for young backpackers, trekkers, and nature lovers.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): make a trip to Naina Bhagwati Mandir, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara, and then trek along Sar Pass Trek.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kasol online itinerary planner .

You can drive from Manali to Kasol in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Kasol

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Manikaran
Highlights from your plan
Sar Pass Trek ©
Sar Pass Trek
Naina Bhagwati Mandir ©
Naina Bhagwati Mandir

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 15th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Naggar Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bijli Mahadev Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kulant Pith, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sharvali Devi Temple.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kullu visit planner.

Traveling by car from Kasol to Kullu takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
Highlights from your plan
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Kulant Pith ©
Kulant Pith
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple

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