10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: Amritsar
1
Amritsar
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
3
Manali
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
5
Rishikesh
— 1 day
Fly:  2 h 30 min
6
New Delhi
— 2 nights
End: New Delhi

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.
On the 19th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mandir Mata Lal Devi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Durgiana Temple, then make a trip to Harmandir Sahib, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tarn Taran Sahib, and finally stop by Raunak Punjabi Jutti. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Gobindgarh Fort, then don't miss a visit to Jallianwala Bagh, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dukh Bhanjani Ber Tree, and finally don't miss a visit to Akal Takht.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Amritsar trip maker .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Amritsar. In January, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Mandir Mata Lal Devi
Mandir Mata Lal Devi
Tarn Taran Sahib ©
Tarn Taran Sahib
Durgiana Temple ©
Durgiana Temple

1
night
Dharamsala

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 21st (Sun): relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dalai Lama Temple Complex, then take an in-depth tour of Tibetan Museum, and finally admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Dharamsala trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Amritsar to Dharamsala takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Spas Nature
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Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Tibetan Museum ©
Tibetan Museum
Spas & Wellness

1
night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 22nd (Mon), soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, then identify plant and animal life at Rani Nala, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gayatri Temple. On the next day, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manu Temple, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Manali trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Dharamsala to Manali in 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 24th (Wed), tee off at Naldehra Golf Course, then admire the striking features of Jakhu Temple, and then make a trip to The Ridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Himalayan Nature Park, then pause for some serene contemplation at Shimla Christ Church, and then make a trip to The Mall.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Shimla vacation maker app .

You can drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Shimla

Golf Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Himalayan Nature Park, Naldehra Golf Course
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Naldehra Golf Course ©
Naldehra Golf Course
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

1
day
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ram Jhula, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Rishikesh road trip planning site .

You can drive from Shimla to Rishikesh in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Adventure Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Triveni Ghat ©
Triveni Ghat
Ram Jhula ©
Ram Jhula

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.
On the 27th (Sat), admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb, see the interesting displays at National Museum, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Chandni Chowk, and finally stop by LUV INDIYA CONCEPTS.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New Delhi itinerary builder app .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Rishikesh to New Delhi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in New Delhi are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Chandni Chowk ©
Chandni Chowk
National Museum ©
National Museum

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