13 days in India Itinerary

13 days in India Itinerary

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13 days in India Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  2​h 30​min
1
Srinagar
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Amritsar
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Katra
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Patnitop
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
5
Manali
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
New Delhi
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
End: Ahmedabad


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1
night
Srinagar

Srinagar ©
The focus lies mainly on the waters in Srinagar, with the river and lakes of the city dotted with colorful houseboats and making the relatively cool summer capital a popular tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): get the lay of the land with Walking tours. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Shankaracharya Hill, explore the activities along Dal Lake, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Nasim Bagh.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Srinagar travel itinerary planner.

Ahmedabad to Srinagar is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Ahmedabad in October, things will get much colder in Srinagar: highs are around 26°C and lows about 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Amritsar.

Things to do in Srinagar

Parks Tours Nature
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Dal Lake ©
Dal Lake
Shankaracharya Hill ©
Shankaracharya Hill
Walking tours

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.
On the 30th (Wed), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Harmandir Sahib, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Jallianwala Bagh, and finally stop by India House. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Shri Janam Asthaan Shri Guru Amardas JI, then appreciate the history behind Serai Amanat Khan, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Akal Takht.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Amritsar trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Srinagar to Amritsar in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Srinagar in October; daily highs in Amritsar reach 37°C and lows reach 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Katra.

Things to do in Amritsar

Spas Tours Historic Sites
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh
Food Tours

1
night
Katra

Katra ©
Located at the foothills of the Trikuta Mountains, Katra serves as a base for the great pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): don't miss a visit to Baba Dhansar, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nau Devi Temple, then steep yourself in history at Bhimgarh Fort, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vaishno Devi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhairo Baba Temple.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Katra journey builder tool .

You can drive from Amritsar to Katra in 5.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Patnitop.

Things to do in Katra

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Baba Dhansar, Bhimgarh Fort
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Bhairo Baba Temple ©
Bhairo Baba Temple
Baba Dhansar ©
Baba Dhansar
Vaishno Devi ©
Vaishno Devi

1
night
Patnitop

Patnitop
Once a vacation destination of royalty, Patnitop remains a popular holiday spot thanks to its cool weather, especially appreciated during hot summers.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): get some jogging in at PatniTop Circular Road and then don't miss a visit to Chenani-Nashri Tunnel.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Patnitop vacation planner .

You can drive from Katra to Patnitop in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Manali.

Things to do in Patnitop

Parks Scenic Drive Wildlife

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, winter sports, fun & games, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Manali itinerary planner .

Drive from Patnitop to Manali in 14 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

4
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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, museums, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Humayun's Tomb, take in the spiritual surroundings of Akshardham, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and step into the grandiose world of Red Fort (Lal Quila).

Planning New Delhi trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can fly from Manali to New Delhi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. In November, daytime highs in New Delhi are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

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