13 days in Ahmedabad & Shimla Itinerary

13 days in Ahmedabad & Shimla Itinerary

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13 days in Ahmedabad & Shimla Itinerary

Start: Pune
1
Ahmedabad
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
2
Shimla
— 7 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Pune

4
nights
Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
Change things up with a short trip to Adalaj Trimandir in Gandhinagar (about 38 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple, Ahmedabad, take in the waterfront at Sabarmati Riverfront, and admire the landmark architecture of Adalaj Stepwell.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Ahmedabad trip planner .

Pune to Ahmedabad is an approximately 1.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Adalaj Trimandir, Shree Siddhivinayak Mandir
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Akshardham ©
Akshardham
Sabarmati Riverfront ©
Sabarmati Riverfront

7
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Shimla: Hanuman Temple (in Shoghi) and Solan (Jakholi Temple, Sholoni Devi Temple, & more). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tara Devi Temple, and appreciate the views at Green Valley.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Shimla tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Ahmedabad to Shimla by combination of flight and taxi takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Solan, Pabbar Valley, Hanuman Temple
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World

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