16 days in India Itinerary

16 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Manali
— 1 night
2
Leh
— 3 nights
3
Guwahati
— 1 night
4
Tawang
— 1 night
5
Gangtok
— 2 nights
6
Lucknow
— 1 night
7
Udaipur
— 2 nights

1
night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 14th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at The Himalayan Trout Fish Farm and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Manali day trip planning app.

London, UK to Manali is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to India Standard Time (IST), which is usually a 5.5 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Leh.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Himalayan Trout Fish Farm
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Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall
Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib ©
Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib

3
nights
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Alchi Choskor Monastery and Shanti Stupa. Popular historic sites such as Hemis Monastery and Likir Gompa are in your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Leh to Shey to see Konigspalast von Shey about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Leh online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Manali to Leh takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Guwahati.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Konigspalast von Shey, Hemis Monastery
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Alchi Choskor Monastery ©
Alchi Choskor Monastery
Shanti Stupa ©
Shanti Stupa
Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery

1
night
Guwahati

Guwahati ©
A place to engage with the culture of the northeast, Guwahati represents the largest city in the region, and acts as a stepping stone for wider explorations.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): hunt for treasures at Uzan Bazar, take in the spiritual surroundings of Umananda Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamakhya Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple.

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Fly from Leh to Guwahati in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Tawang.

Things to do in Guwahati

Historic Sites Shopping
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Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple ©
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple
Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple

1
night
Tawang

Tawang ©
A strong sense of Buddhist spirituality and dramatic mountain scenery combine to create a memorable atmosphere in Tawang, a Himalayan town best known as the birthplace of the sixth Dalai Lama.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Sela Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Bum La Pass.

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Traveling by car from Guwahati to Tawang takes 13 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Gangtok.

Things to do in Tawang

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Bum La Pass ©
Bum La Pass
Sela Pass ©
Sela Pass

2
nights
Gangtok

Gangtok ©
Situated in the eastern Himalayan range, state capital Gangtok combines a modern, resort town style with ancient spiritual beliefs and an impressive natural heritage.
On the 24th (Tue), wander the streets of MG Marg, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Enchey Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): make a trip to Hanuman Tok, stop by Handicraft Emporium, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ranka Monastery.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Gangtok online journey maker.

You can drive from Tawang to Gangtok in 23 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Lucknow.

Things to do in Gangtok

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Ranka Monastery ©
Ranka Monastery
Enchey Monastery ©
Enchey Monastery
Climbing Tours

1
night
Lucknow

Lucknow ©
A traditionally cultural city with peculiar architecture and a blend of civilizations, Lucknow offers popular sightseeing of a number of historic monuments.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Hazratganj, appreciate the history behind Bara Imambara, thendon't miss a visit to Rumi Darwaza, and finally examine the collection at The Residency.

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Traveling by flight from Gangtok to Lucknow takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Lucknow

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Hazratganj ©
Hazratganj
Rumi Darwaza ©
Rumi Darwaza
The Residency ©
The Residency

2
nights
Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shahastrabahu Temple. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ekling Ji Temple, view the masterpieces at Gothwal Art, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Udaipur day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Lucknow to Udaipur takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. November in Udaipur sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Udaipur

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Shahastrabahu Temple
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Shahastrabahu Temple ©
Shahastrabahu Temple
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art

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