13 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

13 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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13 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

Start: Manali
1
Manali
— 9 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
End: Manali

9
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Hampta and Canyoning & Rappelling Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Manali: Naggar (Naggar Castle, Tripura Sundari Temple, & more) and Naina Bhagwati Mandir (in Manikaran). Spend the 15th (Fri) exploring nature at Van Vihar National Park. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, stroll through Solang Nullah, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, and examine the collection at International Roerich Memorial Trust.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Manali sightseeing planner.

Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Naggar, Himachal Pradesh, Hampta, Naina Bhagwati Mandir, Van Vihar National Park
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Beas River ©
Beas River
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 18th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, don't miss a visit to The Ridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tara Devi Temple, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Annandale Ground, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Shimla online travel route builder .

You can drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Tara Devi Temple
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground

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