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11th May to 17th May, 2024Budget Friendly Train
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Things to do in Himachal Pradesh, India in May

Day 1 - Saturday 11th, May
morning -

Arrive in Himachal Pradesh by train from Varanasi

afternoon -

Check in to accommodation and relax with family

evening -

Stroll around Mall Road and enjoy local street food at Tibetan Market

Day 2 - Sunday 12th, May
morning -

Visit the Jakhoo Temple and enjoy panoramic views of Shimla

afternoon -

Explore the Mall Road for shopping and lunch at Himachali Rasoi

evening -

Visit the Viceregal Lodge and Botanical Gardens

Day 3 - Monday 13th, May
morning -

Drive to Manali and visit the Hadimba Temple

afternoon -

Explore the Manali Nature Park and enjoy a picnic with family

evening -

Take a leisurely walk around Old Manali and dine at Johnson's Cafe

Day 4 - Tuesday 14th, May
morning -

Explore the Naggar Castle and Roerich Art Gallery

afternoon -

Visit the Manu Temple and absorb the local culture

evening -

Indulge in a traditional Himachali Thali at Sher-e-Punjab Restaurant

Day 5 - Wednesday 15th, May
morning -

Board the Kangra Valley Railway at morning

afternoon -

Enjoy the picturesque views on the train journey

evening -

Arrive in Kangra Valley and relax at the hotel

Day 6 - Thursday 16th, May
morning -

Visit the Kangra Fort and take a nature walk in the surrounding area

afternoon -

Explore the quaint town of Dharamshala and enjoy a Tibetan lunch at Tibet Kitchen

evening -

Visit the Dalai Lama Temple and immerse in the peaceful surroundings

Day 7 - Friday 17th, May
morning -

Relax at the hotel and explore local markets for souvenirs

afternoon -

Indulge in a traditional Himachali meal at Pizzario Restaurant

evening -

Departure from Himachal Pradesh by train to Varanasi

Weather in Himachal Pradesh, India in Invalid date
Avg Temp15°C to 25°C
Chance of Rain20%

May is a pleasant time to visit Himachal Pradesh, with warm days and cool nights. Expect temperatures between 15 and 25 degrees Celsius. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

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Things to Carry on your trip to Himachal Pradesh, India

Clothing & Apparel

Comfortable walking shoes -

Lightweight and breathable clothing -

Warm layers -

It can get cold in the mountains, even in May

Rain jacket -

For unexpected showers


Sunglasses -

Hat -

Scarf -

For warmth and sun protection

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport or ID card -

Travel documents -

Money and credit cards -

First-aid kit -

Hand sanitizer -

Water bottle -

Snacks -

Toiletries -

Phone and charger -

Good to have

Camera -

Binoculars -

Guidebook or map -

Travel pillow -

Reusable shopping bag -


Headphones -

Power bank -

Travel adapter -

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Credit cards and cash are widely accepted in Himachal Pradesh, but it's always a good idea to have some cash on hand for smaller purchases.

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