10 days in Katra, Himachal Pradesh & New Delhi Itinerary

10 days in Katra, Himachal Pradesh & New Delhi Itinerary

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10 days in Katra, Himachal Pradesh & New Delhi Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Katra
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
3
Naggar
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
4
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Kasauli
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Bengaluru

1
night
Katra

Katra ©
Located at the foothills of the Trikuta Mountains, Katra serves as a base for the great pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): make a trip to Bhairo Baba Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vaishno Devi, contemplate the long history of Bhimgarh Fort, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Deva Mayi Maa Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nau Devi Temple.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Katra online trip planner .

Bengaluru to Katra is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Katra

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Bhairo Baba Temple ©
Bhairo Baba Temple
Vaishno Devi ©
Vaishno Devi

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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.
On the 10th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Namgyal Monastery, then get engrossed in the history at Tibetan Museum, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gyuto Monastery.

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Traveling by car from Katra to Dharamsala takes 5.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Naggar.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Historic Sites Spas Museums
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Gyuto Monastery ©
Gyuto Monastery
Spas
Tibetan Museum ©
Tibetan Museum

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Naggar

Naggar ©
Naggar is a settlement in the Kullu District of Himachal Pradesh, India.Nicholas RoerichHistoryNaggar is a settlement in Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh, India, and it falls as a stopover. On the 11th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Krishna Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tripura Sundari Temple, then step into the grandiose world of Naggar Castle, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Urusvati Himalayan Research Institute.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Naggar trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Dharamsala to Naggar in 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can drive to Manali.

Things to do in Naggar

Historic Sites Museums
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Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Krishna Temple ©
Krishna Temple
Tripura Sundari Temple ©
Tripura Sundari Temple

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Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 12th (Thu), take a memorable drive along Hampta, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Siyali Mahadev Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple. On the 13th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at International Roerich Memorial Trust, then appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Manali trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Naggar to Manali takes an hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Hampta
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Hampta ©
Hampta
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

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Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 14th (Sat), admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, gain insight at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and finally don't miss a visit to The Ridge.

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Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kasauli.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites
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Christ Church ©
Christ Church
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

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Kasauli

Kasauli ©
Developed during the British colonial era, the small hill station of Kasauli remains mostly known for its connection to Lord Hanuman, the monkey god.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manki Point, then take in panoramic vistas at Sunset Point, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Baba Balak Nath Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shirdi Sai Baba Mandir.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kasauli trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Shimla to Kasauli in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Kasauli

Historic Sites
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Manki Point ©
Manki Point
Christ Church ©
Christ Church
Shri Baba Balak Nath Temple ©
Shri Baba Balak Nath Temple

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New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
On the 16th (Mon), wander the streets of Hauz Khas Village, take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib, then steep yourself in history at Raj Ghat, and finally make a trip to Rajpath. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ayyappa Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chhatarpur Temple, and then buy something for everyone on your list at The Great India Place.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read New Delhi driving holiday tool .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kasauli to New Delhi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In March, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Great India Place
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Rajpath ©
Rajpath
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib ©
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib

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