12 days in Punjab & Chandigarh Itinerary

12 days in Punjab & Chandigarh Itinerary

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12 days in Punjab & Chandigarh Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Amritsar
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Ludhiana
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Patiala
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Mohali
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
5
Chandigarh
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Pune

2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wagah. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): take in a show at Wagah and then stop by India House. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at The Partition Museum, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Harmandir Sahib, then admire the striking features of Akal Takht, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Durgiana Temple.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Amritsar trip maker .

Pune to Amritsar is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Ludhiana.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Durgiana Temple ©
Durgiana Temple
The Partition Museum ©
The Partition Museum

4
nights
Ludhiana

Ludhiana ©
Ludhiana is a city and a municipal corporation in Ludhiana district in the Indian state of Punjab, and is the largest city north of Delhi. Get some cultural insight at Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagroan and Gurudwara Shri Manji Sahib. Explore Ludhiana's surroundings by going to Jalandhar (Devi Talab Mandir Temple, Rangla Punjab Haveli, & more). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Punjab Agricultural University Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ludhiana day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Amritsar to Ludhiana takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Patiala.

Things to do in Ludhiana

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Jalandhar
Highlights from your plan
Devi Talab Mandir Temple ©
Devi Talab Mandir Temple
Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagroan ©
Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagroan
Gurudwara Shri Manji Sahib ©
Gurudwara Shri Manji Sahib

1
night
Patiala

Patiala ©
Patiala is a city in southeastern Punjab, in northern India. Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurdwara Shri Dukhniwaran Sahib, Patiala and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Temple.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Patiala online journey maker .

Getting from Ludhiana to Patiala by car takes about 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Mohali.

Things to do in Patiala

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan

1
night
Mohali

Mohali ©
Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, commonly known as Mohali, is a city which is a commercial hub lying adjacent to the city of Chandigarh in Punjab, India. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Fateh Burj, then make a trip to Baba Banda Singh Bahadur War Memorial, and then take an in-depth tour of Dr. Diwan Singh Kalepani Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Mohali route app .

Traveling by car from Patiala to Mohali takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Mohali

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Dr. Diwan Singh Kalepani Museum ©
Dr. Diwan Singh Kalepani Museum
Baba Banda Singh Bahadur War Memorial ©
Fateh Burj ©
Fateh Burj

3
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
You've now added The Rock Garden of Chandigarh to your itinerary. On the 29th (Sun), walk around The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kansa Devi Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Nada Sahib. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Chandigarh Rose Garden, see the interesting displays at Government Museum and Art Gallery, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Sukhna Lake.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Chandigarh route planner.

Chandigarh is just a short distance from Mohali. You will leave for home on the 1st (Tue).

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Panchkula
Highlights from your plan
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh ©
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh
Government Museum and Art Gallery ©
Government Museum and Art Gallery
Gurudwara Nada Sahib ©
Gurudwara Nada Sahib

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