15 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

15 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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15 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Dharamsala
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h
3
Sangla
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
4
Kaza
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
5
Manali
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

3
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Step out of Dharamsala to go to Kangra and see Kangra Fort, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: gain insight at Norbulingka Institute, take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhagsunath Temple, and admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall.

To find ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Dharamsala trip itinerary maker .

Mumbai to Dharamsala is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bundlamata Temple, Kangra Fort
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Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Step out of Shimla with an excursion to Tara Devi Temple in Taradevi--about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: make a trip to The Mall, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dorje Drak Monastery, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Shimla online itinerary planner .

Getting from Dharamsala to Shimla by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Sangla.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Tara Devi Temple
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

1
night
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kailash Dwar Sangla and then identify plant and animal life at Chitkul.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sangla trip planner .

Getting from Shimla to Sangla by car takes about 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kaza.

Things to do in Sangla

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Kailash Dwar Sangla ©
Kailash Dwar Sangla

2
nights
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. On the 9th (Wed), make a trip to Komick Village, then take a stroll through Hikkim, then appreciate the views at Spiti Valley, and finally make a trip to Kibber Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): make a trip to Langza, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Key Monastery, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kungri Monastery.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kaza day trip site .

Drive from Sangla to Kaza in 6 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Kaza

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lahaul and Spiti District, Spiti Valley, Kungri Monastery
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Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Komick Village ©
Komick Village
Hikkim ©
Hikkim

5
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, winter sports, fun & games, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Manali trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Kaza to Manali takes 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

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

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