10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Fly + Taxi:  8 h 15 min
1
Dalhousie
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 45 min
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Manali
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Kullu
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Kasol
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5 h
6
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

1
night
Dalhousie

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Panjpulla and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Dalhousie travel planner.

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Dalhousie is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Shimla.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Shyamakali Temple, then gain insight at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and finally don't miss a visit to The Ridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Monument Rani Jhansi, then walk around Annandale Ground, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, and finally deepen your understanding at Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Shimla planning app.

You can drive from Dalhousie to Shimla in 7 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks
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Christ Church ©
Christ Church
The Ridge ©
The Ridge
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground

1
night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, contemplate the waterfront views at Beas Kund, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siyali Mahadev Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Manali online road trip planner.

Drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kullu.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall
Beas Kund ©
Beas Kund
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

1
night
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Raghunathjee Temple.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kullu online journey planner.

You can drive from Manali to Kullu in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kasol.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley

1
night
Kasol

Kasol ©
Kasol is an emerging party destination for young backpackers, trekkers, and nature lovers.
On the 7th (Thu), stroll through Sar Pass Trek, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara, and then make a trip to Naina Bhagwati Mandir.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kasol online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Kullu to Kasol in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Kasol

Trails Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Manikaran
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Sar Pass Trek ©
Sar Pass Trek
Naina Bhagwati Mandir ©
Naina Bhagwati Mandir

3
nights
New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Rajpath and Rashtrapati Bhavan. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, steep yourself in history at Agrasen Ki Baoli - Leamigo, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and make a trip to India Gate.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the New Delhi travel itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Kasol to New Delhi with the Route module. In November, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
India Gate ©
India Gate

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