10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: Chandigarh
1
Chandigarh
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Kullu
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
End: Chandigarh

2
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Chandigarh trip builder tool .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Chandigarh. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Shimla.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Panchkula, Harmandir Sahib, Pinjore Gardens
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake
Gurudwara Nada Sahib ©
Gurudwara Nada Sahib

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 15th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, then take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: get your game on at SkyJumper Trampoline Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, make a trip to The Ridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, and finally make a trip to The Mall.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Shimla trip planner .

Getting from Chandigarh to Shimla by bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
SkyJumper Trampoline Park - Shimla ©
SkyJumper Trampoline Park - Shimla

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 17th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manu Temple, then admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, then appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths, fly down the slopes at Solang Nullah, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Manali online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kullu.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Vashisht Baths
Vashisht Baths

3
nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
On the 19th (Sun), explore the historical opulence of Naggar Castle. On your second day here, appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mahadevi Tirth.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kullu road trip site .

Traveling by car from Manali to Kullu takes 1.5 hours. On the 22nd (Wed), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Naggar Castle, Lord Ramchandra Temple
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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Hot Water Spring ©
Hot Water Spring
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle

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