Explore the Tranquil Beauty of Manali: A 3-Day Itinerary

Embark on a journey to Manali, where every corner is a canvas of natural beauty waiting to be explored.

2/16/20241 min read

As the world celebrates love on Valentine's Day, India adds a touch of cultural richness with Vasant Panchami, bidding adieu to winter and honoring Goddess Saraswati, the deity of education.

Here's a 3-day itinerary to make the most of your visit to the enchanting town of Manali:

Day 1: Hadimba Mata Mandir

Begin your journey with the mystical aura of Hadimba Mata Mandir, nestled within walking distance from Mall Road. This ancient temple, built in 1553, is dedicated to Hidimba Devi, wife of Bhima from the Mahabharata. Surrounded by cedar forests, the temple's architecture is a fascinating blend of pagoda and wooden intricacies. Immerse yourself in the spiritual ambience and connect with the rich history that breathes through its sacred walls.

Day 2: Vashist and Himalayan Landscapes

Embark on the second day with a visit to Vashist, known for its ancient Vashist Temple and Hot Water Springs. The temple, dedicated to Sage Vashist, exudes historical charm. Indulge in the therapeutic hot springs, believed to have healing properties. Later, relish a ride or camp amidst the breathtaking Himalayan landscapes, offering an unforgettable experience in the lap of nature.

Day 3: Old Manali and Manu Temple

Explore the charm of Old Manali in the late afternoon, where time seems to stand still. Discover the historical Manu Temple, dedicated to the sage who is believed to be the creator of mankind. Wander through the vibrant streets and unwind in cozy cafes serving authentic cuisines. Let the evening unfold in the warm embrace of Old Manali's cultural tapestry.

Travel Tip: For a quick getaway, we recommend a 3-day stay. However, beware—you might find it hard to bid farewell to the captivating beauty and warm hospitality of Manali. The nearest airport is in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, just a minimum of 1 hour away by road.

Instagram Highlights: For mesmerizing glimpses of Manali, visit the Highlight section on our Instagram handle.

Pitru Paksha Reminder: As the Pitru Paksha dates are announced, we encourage you to plan and book early for a seamless and meaningful ritual experience with Condolence Tours.

Thank You to UAE: Extend our heartfelt thanks to the UAE for providing wonderful temples in Abu Dhabi, offering a spiritual haven for Indians.

Book your trip today and create memories that linger long after you bid farewell to this enchanting town.