9 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) & Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

9 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) & Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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9 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) & Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
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Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
2
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  12​h 30​min
3
Sangla
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h 15​min
4
Kaza
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Manali
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

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Kolkata (Calcutta)

Kolkata (Calcutta) ©
Nestled on the banks of the Hooghly River, Kolkata is a booming metropolis, India's second largest city, and the country's cultural hub, known for being the birthplace of major artistic and literary movements.
Do some cultural sightseeing at St. Paul's Cathedral and Birla Temple. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Tarapith Temple and Jain Temple - Kolkata. Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Sunshine, explore and take pictures at East Bengal Ground, buy something for everyone on your list at Quest Mall, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Pareshnath Jain Temple.

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kolkata (Calcutta) itinerary builder app .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Kolkata (Calcutta). In October, daytime highs in Kolkata (Calcutta) are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Tarapith Temple
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Sunshine ©
Sunshine
Tarapith Temple ©
Tarapith Temple
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

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Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gyuto Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jawalamukhi Devi Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mata Brajeshwari Devi, then steep yourself in history at Kangra Fort, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: hunt for treasures at Kotwali Bazaar, then appreciate the views at Kangra Valley, then get engrossed in the history at Tibetan Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Namgyal Monastery.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Dharamsala trip itinerary maker website .

You can fly from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Dharamsala in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Sangla.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kangra, Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Kangra Fort ©
Kangra Fort
Spas

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Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
On the 7th (Mon), take a stroll through Rakcham and then take in the awesome beauty at Chitkul.

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You can drive from Dharamsala to Sangla in 12.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kaza.

Things to do in Sangla

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Rakcham ©
Rakcham

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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 (Tue): take a stroll through Hikkim, then make a trip to Kibber Village, then admire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Komic Monastery.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Kaza trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Sangla to Kaza in 6.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Kaza

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 9th (Wed), skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, then take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Siyali Mahadev Temple.

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Drive from Kaza to Manali in 5 hours. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall
Siyali Mahadev Temple ©
Siyali Mahadev Temple

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