9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Shimla
— 1 night
2
Sangla
— 1 night
3
Rekong Peo
— 1 night
4
Kaza
— 2 nights
5
Manali
— 1 night
6
Manikaran
— 1 night
7
Dharamsala
— 1 night

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Himalayan Bird Park, see the interesting displays at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, and finally deepen your understanding at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Jakhoo Hill, take in the pleasant sights at Shimla Heritage Walk, thenwalk around Annandale Ground, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sankat Mochan Temple.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Shimla trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Jaipur to Shimla is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive to Sangla.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
Jakhoo Hill ©
Jakhoo Hill
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum

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night
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
On the 3rd (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Trout Farm, take in the awesome beauty at Chitkul, thenidentify plant and animal life at Rakchham-Chhitkul Sanctuary, thentake a stroll through Rakcham, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Baspa River.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sangla trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Shimla to Sangla takes 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Rekong Peo.

Things to do in Sangla

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Rakchham-Chhitkul Sanctuary
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Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Rakcham ©
Rakcham
Baspa River ©
Baspa River

1
night
Rekong Peo

Rekong Peo ©
Reckong Peo, is also spelled Rekong Peo and simply known as Peo by the local inhabitants, is headquarters of Kinnaur district, one of the twelve administrative districts of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.At a height of 2,290 metres (7,513 ft), Reckong Peo is 260 kilometres (162 miles) from Shimla and seven kilometres (4⅓ miles) from Powari. On the 4th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Brelengi Gompa Monastery, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kinner Kailash, thenappreciate the views at Kinnaur, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Durga Temple.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Rekong Peo trip planning tool.

You can drive from Sangla to Rekong Peo in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Kaza.

Things to do in Rekong Peo

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kinnaur
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Kinnaur ©
Kinnaur
Kinner Kailash ©
Kinner Kailash
Durga Temple ©
Durga Temple

2
nights
Kaza

Kaza ©
The town of Kaza, Kaze or Kaja is the subdivisional headquarters of the remote Spiti Valley in the Lahaul and Spiti district of the state of Himachal Pradesh in the Western Himalayas of India. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Komic Monastery, admire the striking features of Sakya Tangyud Monastery, thentake a stroll through Hikkim, and finally make a trip to Komick Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Key Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kye Monastery, thendon't miss a visit to Kibber Village, and finally don't miss a visit to Langza.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kaza tour planner.

Getting from Rekong Peo to Kaza by car takes about 5.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Kaza

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lahaul and Spiti District
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Kye Monastery ©
Kye Monastery
Hikkim ©
Hikkim
Komic Monastery ©
Komic Monastery

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night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Himalaya Nyingmapa Buddhist Temple, contemplate the waterfront views at Beas Kund, fly like a bird with Fly Himachal, thenadmire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, thenrelax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Zana Falls.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Manali tour planning site.

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

Things to do in Manali

Nature Parks Spas

Side Trip

Fly Himachal
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Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall
Spas
Beas Kund ©
Beas Kund

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Manikaran

Manikaran ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Kheer Ganga.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Manikaran online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Manali to Manikaran takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manikaran

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Kheer Ganga ©
Kheer Ganga

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night
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jawalamukhi Devi Temple, appreciate the views at Kangra Valley, thentake in the architecture and design of Men-Tsee-Khang, and finally soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Dharamsala driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Manikaran to Dharamsala in 7.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Spas & Wellness
Kangra Valley ©
Kangra Valley

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