Shimla Manali tour | Cost | Adventure Activity | climate

Shimla Manali tour cost, adventure activity and climate-related details given here, read the full article properly.

For the Shimla Manali tour, you need at least 5 days to cover. starts from Chandigarh the package costing will include all the transportation from Chandigarh to Shimla to Manali and drop back to Chandigarh. Shimla and Manali are travelling paradise for all kinds of travellers, expeditions or tourists. Whether you are an adventure lover or a nature admirer or just a traveller for fun these places have something for every kind. So we just wanted to give you a whole idea and a thorough description of these places. This is a general description of Shimla-Manali.

History of Shimla Manali


Shimla is the capital of Himachal currently. It has a rich past and significant history. Being the summer capital it was a valuable gem in the eyes of the British during their rule over India. Lord Lytton planned the first known to be a heritage building today “Viceregal Lodge” during his stay in Shimla. Many other heritage buildings were constructed in the late 19th century and fresh 20th century time period. The world-famous heritage railway track the Shimla Kalka railway track was first opened in 1903 also known as the British jewel of the orient due to the engineering difficulties its construction presented at the time. Shimla was also the capital of undivided Punjab in 1871 and remained so till Punjab’s division in 1971 retitled as the capital of Himachal Pradesh.


 Manali is a mountainous town located in the northern part of the Kullu district in Himachal. Britishers were the first to grow apple trees in the area actually in most of Himachal. With the passage of time, this outskirt landmass has seen epic increase in inhabitants and more than that transformation into a tourist hub for winter holiday destinations because of its accessible and winter sports prone sites. Manali is named after a sage named Manu. There’s a temple dedicated to the same in the old Manali village. The construction time of the temple is so ancient it’s basically unknown.

Transport facility to Shimla Manali


Being the capital, Shimla has main NH 22 as a mainline of road connecting it to other major cities and states in Northerner India. The nearest main city Chandigarh is about 120 km from Shimla. Frequent buses are routed between the two cities. At Jubbarhatti you will find a mid-sized passenger plane airport from where you can book flights to Delhi at a minimum range of charges. Also, a railway line known as Shimla Kalka railway connects it to Kalka which is about 96 km in distance.


Manali can take up to a 9-hour journey from Shimla similar time it takes to reach Shimla from Delhi. From Delhi, there is a bypass route by NH 1 reaching NH 22 by Chandigarh, Bilaspur, Mandi and Kullu. Many non AC and AC Volvo buses travel between Delhi-Manali (a total of 17 to 19 including Volvo and other HRTC buses). Manali airport is located at Bhuntar with frequent air India flights from Delhi. Direct railway lines to Manali aren’t available yet and the nearest railway line ends in Una about 250 km away from Manali.

Climate in Shimla Manali

On an outline October to February is the time for winter and snowfall in Shimla and Manali after which summer starts from March till June. Monsoons also have a typical period of July to mid-September. But as stated earlier this is just outline weather here can change anytime as consistency with the weather especially in Manali is fragile mostly during monsoon. The climate in Shimla Manali is best from March starting to July first week.

Shimla is no stranger to chilly winter sessions but winters in Manali are far more hardcore due to elevation differences on higher grounds. Other than summer this is the time for jam-packed tourist groups arrivals. Also, the preferable time to do so. Monsoon in Manali has a reputation for ruining the roads with landslides.

Temperatures during winter can range from 10 to 20 degrees in Manali at the beginning but drop dramatically during core winter months dropping to minus digits at times.

Adventure activity

Manali is a delightful destination for winter fun activities. Playing with snowballs is just the crust of the fun. Snowboarding, skiing and snowmobile riding are all on the main course. You can engulf in these activities during the winter months in Solang valley, Gulaba and Rohtang pass till march end. In Shimla, alluring hills and far fetched valleys covered in snow are the main ingredients.

Shimla Manali Package cost

The total cost for a single couple is 23000/ rupee for a 6 days trip including hotel, meal and all the sightseeing between Shimla Manali. Shimla Manali tour cost also depends on which month you are going to plan.

In the above article, we mention all the  Shimla Manali climate adventure activities and also the cost. for more information, you can contact us by mail or by calling.

Also read: Shimla Tour | Manali Tour | Himachal Tour | Kinnaur Tour | Shimla Manali tour

Read more

Shimla Manali package in 20 k | Leh ladakh tour | Shimla Toy Train station | Himachal tour | Manali our from Delhi | Helicopter services for Rohtang | Himachal tour from Chandigarh | Shimla Manali tour cost | Kinnaur tour | Snowfall area in india | Tourism in Himachal | Kalka to Palampur taxi | Rohtang in August month | Himachal tour from kalka | Dharamshala Dalhousie tour from Delhi | Shimla manali tour from south india | Himachal guideline | Manali shimla tour from kalka | Kalka to sangla taxi booking | Chanshal pass tour | Kalka to kasauli taxi | Kinnaur sangla tour from delhi | Himachal tour for family | Khajjiar in Himachal | Places to visit in kufri | Kalka to kasauli toy train | Baga sarahan tour | Manali tour from Chandigarh | Kalka Shimla Rail motor | Kalka to Shimla Toy train | Shimla ISBT to Manali Taxi | Taxi for Shimla Sightseeing | Holiday in Himachal | Shimla Manali tour from Saudi | Shimla tour by VOLVO | Expedition in Himachal | Rohtang pass permit | Rohtang pass in March | Shimla Manali tour from Delhi Airport | Himachal Animal list | Delhi to Shimla Flight timing | Off beat places in Shimla Manali | Kalka Shimla vistadome train | Kalka to Kalpa taxi booking | Taxi for Manali Sightseeing | Kalka to Solan Taxi fare | Kali ka tiba Chail | Shimla Manali package from Mumbai | Shimla Manali tour from Chandigarh Airport

Also, visit Himachal tourism website and Himachal weather site