7 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

7 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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Dharamsala
— 1 night
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Manali
— 3 nights
3
Shimla
— 2 nights

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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 30th (Mon): deepen your understanding at Norbulingka Institute and then admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Tibetan Museum and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Dharamsala tour planning site.

Mumbai to Dharamsala is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks · Nature · Museums
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

3
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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, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall, explore the activities along Beas River, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Manali day trip site.

Drive from Dharamsala to Manali in 7 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

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Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 5th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at Monument Rani Jhansi, then make a trip to The Mall, then admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, and finally deepen your understanding at Indian Institute of Advanced Study. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and then make a trip to The Ridge.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Shimla trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

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