15 days in India Itinerary

15 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Manali
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h 45 min
3
Dalhousie
— 4 nights
Taxi + Fly:  5 h
4
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  5 h
End: Dalhousie

4
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Kids will enjoy Manali Picnic Spot and Camps and Himvalley Manali Amusement & Culture Park. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, hit the slopes at Solang Nullah, and contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Manali itinerary app.

New Delhi to Manali is an approximately 3.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Manali Picnic Spot and Camps ©
Manali Picnic Spot and Camps
Himvalley Manali Amusement & Culture Park ©
Himvalley Manali Amusement & Culture Park

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Attractions like Sankat Mochan Temple and Annandale Ground make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, don't miss a visit to The Mall, stroll around Daulat Singh Park, and see the interesting displays at Annandale Army Heritage Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Shimla holiday app.

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple

4
nights
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.
Bring the kids along to Dainkund Peak and St. John's Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dalhousie: Golden Devi Temple (in Khajjiar) and Chamba (Khajjiar Lake, Chamera Dam, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Chamera Lake, walk around Beeji's Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Panjpulla, and admire the natural beauty at Rock Garden.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Dalhousie driving holiday planning site.

Getting from Shimla to Dalhousie by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Chamba, Golden Devi Temple
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake
Khajjiar Lake ©
Khajjiar Lake

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Akshardham and Jantar Mantar. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, make a trip to India Gate, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lotus Temple.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our New Delhi attractions planner.

Getting from Dalhousie to New Delhi by combination of taxi and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. In June, daytime highs in New Delhi are 45°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trips

Akshardham, ISKCON Vrindavan
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Akshardham ©
Akshardham
ISKCON Vrindavan ©
ISKCON Vrindavan

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