9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + Taxi:  4​h 45​min
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Kullu
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
4
Dalhousie
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  7​h
End: Pune

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Christ Church, Shimla Water Catchment Wildlife Sanctuary and Kufri Ski Resort. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Shimla Water Catchment Wildlife Sanctuary and then make a trip to The Mall. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sankat Mochan Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, then walk around Annandale Ground, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Kufri Ski Resort.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Shimla itinerary builder tool .

Pune to Shimla is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kullu.

Things to do in Shimla

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Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple

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Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable drive along Hampta.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kullu trip planning website .

Drive from Shimla to Kullu in 6.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Kullu

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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Hampta ©
Hampta

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Get in touch with nature at Solang Valley and Rani Nallah. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gayatri Temple, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, and admire the engineering at Pandoh Dam.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Manali holiday website .

Traveling by car from Kullu to Manali takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Manali

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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Beas River ©
Beas River
Vashisht Baths
Vashisht Baths

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night
Dalhousie

Dalhousie ©
Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
On the 27th (Wed), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak, then look for all kinds of wild species at Panjpulla, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Gandhi Chowk Shopping Plaza.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Dalhousie tour planner .

Getting from Manali to Dalhousie by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dalhousie

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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak

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