41 days in Howrah & Shimla Itinerary

41 days in Howrah & Shimla Itinerary

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41 days in Howrah & Shimla Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly:  5​h 45​min
Howrah
— 21 nights
Drive:  18​h 45​min
Shimla
— 19 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
New Delhi

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Howrah

Howrah ©
Howrah or Haora is an industrial city, a municipal corporation in the Howrah district, West Bengal, India. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Howrah: Hooghly (Hangseshwari Temple, Shrine Basilica Bandel, & more), Jairambati Math (in Kamarpukur) and Bishnupur (Madan Mohan Temple, Radha Govinda Temple, & more). Spend the 26th (Mon) exploring nature at Betla National Park. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nandadulal Temple, snap pictures at Bally Bridge, and look for all kinds of wild species at Bethuadahari Wildlife Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Howrah sightseeing planner.

New Delhi to Howrah is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. In February, Howrah is somewhat warmer than New Delhi - with highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C. You will leave for Shimla on the 11th (Sun).

Things to do in Howrah

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Hooghly, Bishnupur, West Bengal, Chandannagar, Barasat
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Second Hooghly Bridge
Santragachi Jheel
Santragachi Jheel

19
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Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Family-friendly places like Kali Ka Tibba and Kali Bari Temple will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Shimla: Chail (Gurudwara Sahib, Chail Cricket Ground, & more), Solan (Mohan Shakti Heritage Park, The Dagshai Jail Museum, & more) and Himalayan Nature Park (in Kufri). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tara Devi Temple, don't miss a visit to The Ridge, and stroll through Annandale.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Shimla tour planner.

Traveling by car from Howrah to Shimla takes 30.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chail, Solan, Pabbar Valley, Naldehra Golf Course, Himalayan Nature Park
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Annandale ©
Annandale
Kali Ka Tibba ©
Kali Ka Tibba
Mohan Shakti Heritage Park ©
Mohan Shakti Heritage Park

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