10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: Indore
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Patna
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  4​h
2
Cherrapunjee
— 1 night
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
3
Darjeeling
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Pelling
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  5​h
5
Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  3​h 30​min
6
Puri
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Indore

1
night
Patna

Patna ©
Occupying the southern bank of the famous Ganges River, the state capital of Patna combines an important religious and regal heritage with a fast-growing commercial and transport hub.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): walk around Sanjay Gandhi Biological Park, then stop by Mridani, then examine the collection at Patna Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib Ji.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Patna travel site .

Indore to Patna is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Indore in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Patna, with lows around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Cherrapunjee.

Things to do in Patna

Parks Museums Fun & Games
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Sanjay Gandhi Biological Park ©
Sanjay Gandhi Biological Park
Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib Ji ©
Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib Ji
Srikrishna Science Centre ©
Srikrishna Science Centre

1
night
Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunjee ©
On the 21st (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Mawkdok Dympep Valley, then explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nongsawlia Church.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Cherrapunjee trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Patna to Cherrapunjee by combination of flight and taxi takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Darjeeling.

Things to do in Cherrapunjee

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Mawkdok Dympep Valley ©
Mawkdok Dympep Valley
Nongsawlia Church ©
Nongsawlia Church

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Japanese Peace Pagoda, examine the collection at Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Chowrasta.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Darjeeling itinerary maker website .

Getting from Cherrapunjee to Darjeeling by combination of taxi and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Pelling.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Himalayan Mountaineering Institute ©
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute
Japanese Peace Pagoda ©
Japanese Peace Pagoda

1
night
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins, then don't miss a visit to Pemayangtse Gompa, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, and finally snap pictures at Singshore Bridge Bungee Jumping. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery, admire the sheer force of Rimbi Water Falls, and then explore the activities along Khecheopalri Lake.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Pelling trip planner .

Getting from Darjeeling to Pelling by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Pelling can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Kolkata (Calcutta).

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pemayangtse Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Khecheopalri Lake ©
Khecheopalri Lake

2
nights
Kolkata (Calcutta)

Kolkata (Calcutta) ©
Nestled on the banks of the Hooghly River, Kolkata is a booming metropolis, India's second largest city, and the country's cultural hub, known for being the birthplace of major artistic and literary movements.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar), make a trip to Park Street, then examine the collection at Victoria Memorial Hall, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalighat Kali Temple. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: engage your brain at Science City, examine the collection at Mother's Wax Museum, and then walk around Eco Tourism Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Kolkata (Calcutta) trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Pelling to Kolkata (Calcutta) takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. June in Kolkata (Calcutta) sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Puri.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Museums Childrens Museums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Park Street ©
Park Street
Victoria Memorial Hall ©
Victoria Memorial Hall
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar) ©
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar)

1
night
Puri

Puri ©
An important place of Hindu pilgrimage, Puri features a wealth of holy and historic sites that draw in believers and tourists alike.
On the 27th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Jagannath Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Puri Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baliharachandi Temple, then examine the collection at Sudarshan Craft Museum, and finally admire the striking features of Konark Sun Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Govardhan Peetham and then identify plant and animal life at Chilika Wildlife Sanctuary.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Puri road trip website .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Puri in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in June, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Puri

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Konark Sun Temple
Highlights from your plan
Puri Beach ©
Puri Beach
Konark Sun Temple ©
Konark Sun Temple
Chilika Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Chilika Wildlife Sanctuary

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