11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly + taxi:  6​h 45​min
1
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 15​min
2
Kullu
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Chandigarh
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h
4
Shimla
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Hyderabad

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.
On the 1st (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Church. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at St. John's Church, explore the activities along Khajjiar Lake, and then take in the awesome beauty at Dainkund Peak.

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Hyderabad to Dalhousie is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and taxi; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chamba
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake
Khajjiar Lake ©
Khajjiar Lake

2
nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Take a break from Kullu with a short trip to Naggar Castle in Naggar, about 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Tirthan Valley, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bijli Mahadev Temple, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Chandrakhani Pass.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Kullu trip builder website .

Getting from Dalhousie to Kullu by car takes about 9.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Naggar Castle, Lord Ramchandra Temple
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Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple

2
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Chandigarh Rose Garden, then contemplate the waterfront views at Sukhna Lake, then examine the collection at Museum Maison Jeanneret, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at The Rock Garden of Chandigarh. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Government Museum and Art Gallery, get a sense of history and politics at Capitol Complex Tourist Centre, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kansa Devi Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Nada Sahib, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Elante mall.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Chandigarh trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Kullu to Chandigarh by car takes about 7 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to catcht the bus to Shimla.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Panchkula
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The Rock Garden of Chandigarh ©
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh
Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake
Chandigarh Rose Garden ©
Chandigarh Rose Garden

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Shimla is known for historic sites, nature, museums, parks, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, admire all the interesting features of Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and make a trip to The Mall.

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

Traveling by bus from Chandigarh to Shimla takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

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