10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Mumbai
Fly:  6 h
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
3
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Amritsar
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Annandale Army Heritage Museum and Himachal State Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Visit Tara Devi Temple and Kali Bari Temple for their historical value. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World, and look for all kinds of wild species at Shimla Water Catchment Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Shimla journey planning site.

Mumbai to Shimla is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tara Devi Temple
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Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Tripura Sundari Temple and Siyali Mahadev Temple. Visit Hidimba Devi Temple and Naggar Castle for their historical value. Change things up with a short trip to Chanderkhani Pass in Naggar (about 50 minutes away). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at International Roerich Memorial Trust, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gayatri Temple, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, and skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Manali trip itinerary app.

Drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Naggar
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Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Tripura Sundari Temple ©
Tripura Sundari Temple
International Roerich Memorial Trust ©
International Roerich Memorial Trust

1
night
Dharamsala

The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Namgyal Monastery, take an in-depth tour of Tibetan Museum, thensoothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally look for gifts at Thankas and Gifts.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Dharamsala online itinerary planner.

Drive from Manali to Dharamsala in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Shopping Spas Museums
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Spas & Wellness
Tibetan Museum ©
Tibetan Museum
Namgyal Monastery ©
Namgyal Monastery

2
nights
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, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Raghunath Temple, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Gandhi Chowk Shopping Plaza, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. John's Church.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Dalhousie itinerary website.

Getting from Dharamsala to Dalhousie by car takes about 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Amritsar.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Wildlife Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Raghunath Temple
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Raghunath Temple ©
Raghunath Temple
St. John's Church ©
St. John's Church

1
night
Amritsar

Amritsar ©
A holy city, Amritsar stands as the spiritual and cultural capital of Sikhism, and the location of the religion's most revered and holiest shrine.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): stop by The Famous Amritsari Papar Warian and then brush up on your military savvy at War Memorial & Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Amritsar day trip site.

You can drive from Dalhousie to Amritsar in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in March, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
War Memorial & Museum ©
War Memorial & Museum

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