9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

Amritsar
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Dharamsala
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Kangra
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Baijnath
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h
Manali
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Shimla

2
days
Dalhousie

Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): explore the activities along Khajjiar Lake, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak, and then make a trip to Sach Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Chamera Lake, then stroll through Garam Sadak, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Church.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Dalhousie custom trip planner.

Amritsar to Dalhousie is an approximately 4-hour car ride. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature Trails

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Khajjiar Lake
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Dainkund Peak
Chamera Lake
Khajjiar Lake

1
day
Dharamsala

The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. John, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dalai Lama Temple Complex, and then admire all the interesting features of Norbulingka Institute.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Dharamsala vacation trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dalhousie to Dharamsala takes 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kangra.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Historic Sites
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Dalai Lama Temple Complex
Norbulingka Institute
Church of St. John

1
day
Kangra

Kangra is a city and a municipal council in Kangra district now in Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dhauladhar National Park, Jawali Ji Temple and Masroor Rock Cut Temple. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Dhauladhar National Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Kangra holiday planner.

You can drive from Dharamsala to Kangra in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Baijnath.

Things to do in Kangra

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Jawali Ji Temple
Kangra Fort
Masroor Rock Cut Temple

1
day
Baijnath

Baijnath is a town in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baijnath Temple.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Baijnath online itinerary creator.

Drive from Kangra to Baijnath in 2 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Mon) before leaving for Manali.

Things to do in Baijnath

Historic Sites
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4
days
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
You've added Great Himalayan National Park, Solang-Nullah, Jogini waterfall, and other attractions to your itinerary. Spend the 26th (Fri) exploring nature at Van Vihar National Park. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gayatri Temple.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Manali vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Baijnath to Manali takes 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Himalayan National Park, Rohtang Pass
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Great Himalayan National Park
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple

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