9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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Shimla
— 3 nights
2
Manali
— 3 nights
3
Dharamsala
— 2 nights

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Shimla is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to The Mall, appreciate the views at Green Valley, walk around Daulat Singh Park, and admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge.

Before you visit Shimla, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Nagpur to Shimla is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. When traveling from Nagpur in December, plan for little chillier days in Shimla, with highs around 25°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

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, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siyali Mahadev Temple, contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, and examine the collection at Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Manali trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On the 28th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, then look for gifts at Kushi Boutique, then gain insight at Norbulingka Institute, and finally don't miss a visit to Aghanjar Mahadev Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Dharamsala day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Manali to Dharamsala in 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 29:
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

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