10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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1
Shillong
— 1 night
2
Guwahati
— 1 night
3
Gangtok
— 2 nights
4
Darjeeling
— 4 nights

1
night
Shillong

Shillong ©
Established as the capital of Assam by the British, the hill station of Shillong today serves as the capital of Meghalaya, created in 1972.
On the 29th (Sat), wander the streets of Police Bazar, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints Church, and then admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Umiam Lake and then admire the striking features of The Grand Madina Masjid.

For reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Shillong trip itinerary planner.

New Delhi to Shillong is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from New Delhi in June, expect Shillong to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Guwahati.

Things to do in Shillong

Nature Parks Neighborhoods
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Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar

1
night
Guwahati

Guwahati ©
A place to engage with the culture of the northeast, Guwahati represents the largest city in the region, and acts as a stepping stone for wider explorations.
On the 1st (Mon), browse the exhibits of The Maati Centre, thenhunt for treasures at Fancy Bazar, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Umananda Temple, and finally steep yourself in history at Kamakhya Temple.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Guwahati online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Shillong to Guwahati takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Gangtok.

Things to do in Guwahati

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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The Maati Centre ©
The Maati Centre
Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple

2
nights
Gangtok

Gangtok ©
Situated in the eastern Himalayan range, state capital Gangtok combines a modern, resort town style with ancient spiritual beliefs and an impressive natural heritage.
On the 2nd (Tue), steep yourself in history at Nathula, make a trip to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple, and then explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Flower Exhibition Centre, thentake a stroll through MG Marg, thenlook for gifts at Golden Tips, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Banjhakri Water Falls.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Gangtok trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Guwahati to Gangtok takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Darjeeling.

Things to do in Gangtok

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Nathula ©
Nathula
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake

4
nights
Darjeeling

Darjeeling ©
The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
Japanese Peace Pagoda and Ghoom Monastery will appeal to history buffs. Escape the urban bustle at Kangchenjunga and St. Mary's Hill. Step out of Darjeeling to go to Namchi and see Char Dham, which is approximately 2h 30 min away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, take in the spiritual surroundings of Yiga Choeling Monastery, get great views at Tiger Hill, and look for gifts at Chandulal's.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Darjeeling trip planner.

Drive from Gangtok to Darjeeling in 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Darjeeling are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Char Dham
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Kangchenjunga ©
Kangchenjunga
Japanese Peace Pagoda ©
Japanese Peace Pagoda
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute ©
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

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