Shimla to Manali
The journey is of around 250 kilometers. There are multiple ways to reach from Shimla to Manali. You can either take HRTC bus, use your own vehicle or hire a taxi for that purpose. We recommend hiring taxi because they drivers are accustomed and know how to drive in Himalayan roads. However if you plan on going by car ,We recommend installing navigation app Nokia here or Here app on your. You can download maps and use the it offline.
The time taken to reach Manali from Shimla is around 7 to 8 hours but with traffic travel time may go up. On the way can do sight-seeing at Vaishno Devi Temple (Kullu), Pandoh dam, Sundernagar lake.
Taxi service is part of tour package so by buying one you will not face any inconvenience.