10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  2​h 45​min
1
Amritsar
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Chandigarh
— 1 night
bus:  2​h
3
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Manali
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: New Delhi


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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 15th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dukh Bhanjani Ber Tree.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Amritsar sightseeing planner.

Chennai to Amritsar is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Chennai in April, Amritsar is little chillier at night with lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Amritsar

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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Dukh Bhanjani Ber Tree ©
Dukh Bhanjani Ber Tree
Digamber Jain Temple ©
Digamber Jain Temple

1
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Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
On the 17th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary, then see the interesting displays at Museum Maison Jeanneret, and then take a stroll through Christ The King Cathedral.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Chandigarh trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Amritsar to Chandigarh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can catcht the bus to Shimla.

Things to do in Chandigarh

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Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary
Museum Maison Jeanneret ©
Museum Maison Jeanneret

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 18th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, then take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument Rani Jhansi. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Shimla Water Catchment Wildlife Sanctuary, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tara Devi Temple, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Himalayan Bird Park.

To see maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Shimla trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by bus from Chandigarh to Shimla takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Wildlife Nature

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Tara Devi Temple
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Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World

2
nights
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall and then scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then take an in-depth tour of International Roerich Memorial Trust, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gayatri Temple.

For photos and more tourist information, refer to the Manali route maker tool .

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
International Roerich Memorial Trust ©
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): buy something for everyone on your list at Ambience Mall, explore the galleries of An Yahh!!, then wander the streets of Hauz Khas Village, and finally see the interesting displays at National Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Gandhi Smriti, then get a taste of the local shopping with Khan Market, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi online sightseeing planner .

You can fly from Manali to New Delhi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. In April, daytime highs in New Delhi are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Shopping Museums Spas

Side Trip

Ambience Mall
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Hauz Khas Village ©
Hauz Khas Village
Gandhi Smriti ©
Gandhi Smriti
Ambience Mall ©
Ambience Mall

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 24th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Taj Museum, browse the exhibits of Taj Gallery, admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, then examine the collection at Subhash Emporium, and finally take in the history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Agra trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 44°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Agra

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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Taj Gallery ©
Taj Gallery
Taj Museum ©
Taj Museum

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