13 days in India Itinerary

13 days in India Itinerary

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13 days in India Itinerary

Start: Shimla
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Naldehra
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
3
Kufri
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
4
Narkanda
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
5
Sangla
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
6
Kaza
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
7
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
8
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
9
Dalhousie
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
10
Amritsar
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jakhu Temple, Christ Church and Tara Devi Temple. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): make a trip to The Ridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tara Devi Temple, and then don't miss a visit to The Mall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the verdant scenery at The Glen, tour the pleasant surroundings at Annandale Ground, then see the interesting displays at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, go to the Shimla trip planner .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Shimla. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Naldehra.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum
The Mall ©
The Mall

few
hours
Naldehra

Naldehra ©
Make your Naldehra itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Shimla to Naldehra takes 1.5 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Wed) before leaving for Kufri.

Things to do in Naldehra

Golf Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Naldehra Golf Course ©
Naldehra Golf Course

1
day
Kufri

Kufri ©
Kufri is a small hill station in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh state in India. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World and then identify plant and animal life at Himalayan Nature Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kufri trip itinerary app .

Getting from Naldehra to Kufri by car takes about an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Narkanda.

Things to do in Kufri

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kufri Fun World
Highlights from your plan
Himalayan Nature Park ©
Himalayan Nature Park
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World

1
night
Narkanda

Narkanda ©
Narkanda is a town and a nagar panchayat in Shimla district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Narkanda tour itinerary app .

Getting from Kufri to Narkanda by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Sangla.
Highlights from your plan
Hatu Peak ©
Hatu Peak

1
night
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Sangla holiday planner.

Getting from Narkanda to Sangla by car takes about 5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Kaza.

Things to do in Sangla

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kinner Kailash
Highlights from your plan
Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Kinner Kailash ©
Kinner Kailash

2
nights
Kaza

Kaza ©
Kaza, is the sub-divisional headquarter of Spiti Valley in the district of Lahaul & Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. Its located at 3600 ASL and is a cold desert. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chandra Taal Lake as well as Kibber Village. On the 10th (Fri), admire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley, make a trip to Kibber Village, and then explore the activities along Chandra Taal Lake.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kaza trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Sangla to Kaza takes 6 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Manali.

Things to do in Kaza

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Spiti Valley, Chandra Taal Lake
Highlights from your plan
Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Chandra Taal Lake ©
Chandra Taal Lake
Hikkim ©
Hikkim

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Solang Nullah, Manikaran Gurudwara, Oxygen Adventures, and other attractions you added. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Rani Nallah, take a memorable drive along Rohtang Pass, and get great views at Gulaba.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Manali trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Kaza to Manali takes 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
Highlights from your plan
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Nullah ©
Solang Nullah
Rohtang Pass ©
Rohtang Pass

1
night
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dal Lake, Triund Hill and Kangra Valley. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Kangra Valley, take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill, and then explore the activities along Dal Lake.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Dharamsala journey planner .

You can drive from Manali to Dharamsala in 5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Chamba.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kangra Fort
Highlights from your plan
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Kangra Valley ©
Kangra Valley
Dal Lake ©
Dal Lake

1
day
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Khajjiar Lake as well as Chamera Lake. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Chamera Lake and then explore the activities along Khajjiar Lake.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Dalhousie online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Dalhousie takes 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Amritsar.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Khajjiar Lake
Highlights from your plan
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake
Khajjiar Lake ©
Khajjiar Lake

1
night
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 as well as Jallianwala Bagh. On the 18th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Gobindgarh Fort, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Jallianwala Bagh, and finally add some entertainment to your itinerary with Wagah.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Amritsar trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Dalhousie to Amritsar takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of taxi and train. In May, daytime highs in Amritsar are 46°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites Parks Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib ©
Wagah ©
Wagah
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh

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