15 days in India Itinerary

15 days in India Itinerary

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15 days in India Itinerary

Start: George Town, Penang Island
Fly:  11​h
1
Jaipur
— 5 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3​h 45​min
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Ludhiana
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Amritsar
— 5 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: George Town, Penang Island

5
nights
Jaipur

Jaipur ©
Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
Jaipur is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, childrens museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, make a trip to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Jaipur road trip planning website .

George Town, Malaysia to Jaipur is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from George Town to Jaipur due to the time zone difference. Traveling from George Town in January, you will find days in Jaipur are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are colder (9°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Historic Sites Tours
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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): don't miss a visit to The Ridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, don't miss a visit to The Mall, then admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and finally deepen your understanding at Indian Institute of Advanced Study. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Prantika, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Himalayan Bird Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dorje Drak Monastery, and finally have some family-friendly fun at SkyJumper Trampoline Park - Shimla.

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You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Jaipur to Shimla in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Ludhiana.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

2
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. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Shri Manji Sahib, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurdwara Dukh Niwaran Sahib Ludhiana, and then make a trip to Shri Geeta Bhawan Sabha Mandir. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Shaheed-E-Azam Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Charan Kamal, examine the collection at Punjab Agricultural University Museum, then steep yourself in history at Phillaur Fort, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagroan.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Ludhiana route maker .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Ludhiana takes 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Amritsar.

Things to do in Ludhiana

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Shaheed-E-Azam Museum, Shri Geeta Bhawan Sabha Mandir
Highlights from your plan
Gurdwara Dukh Niwaran Sahib Ludhiana ©
Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagroan ©
Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagroan
Gurudwara Shri Manji Sahib ©
Gurudwara Shri Manji Sahib

5
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.
Step out of Amritsar to go to Jalandhar and see Tulsi Mandir Temple, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Harmandir Sahib, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and pause for some photo ops at Serai Amanat Khan.

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

Traveling by car from Ludhiana to Amritsar takes 3 hours. In January, daytime highs in Amritsar are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites Spas Tours

Side Trip

Tulsi Mandir Temple
Highlights from your plan
Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh
Spas

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