16 days in India Itinerary

16 days in India Itinerary

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Leh
— 6 nights
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
3
Kullu
— 1 night
4
New Delhi
— 2 nights
5
Pune
— 3 nights

6
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Hemis Monastery and Donkey Sanctuary. Step out of the city life by going to River Rafting & Tubing and Photography Tours. Step out of Leh to go to Alchi and see Alchi Monastary, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. Spend the 13th (Thu) among lush scenery at Zanskar the Virgin Valley. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Namgyal Tsemo Gompa, admire the striking features of Stakna Monastery, and contemplate the long history of Riasi Fort or Zorawar Fort.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Leh online holiday planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Leh. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Alchi Monastary, Hemis Monastery
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Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa
Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery
Alchi Monastary ©
Alchi Monastary

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 16th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Himachal State Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Himalayan Nature Park, and then examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, take in the pleasant sights at Shimla Heritage Walk, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tara Devi Temple, and finally steep yourself in history at Kotkhai Palace.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Shimla trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Leh to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In December, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Kullu.

Things to do in Shimla

Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Tara Devi Temple, Himalayan Nature Park
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Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum
Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple

1
night
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
On the 18th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanogi Mata Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lord Ramchandra Temple, then examine the collection at International Roerich Memorial Trust, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jagatipatt Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bijli Mahadev Temple and then trek along Chandrakhani Pass.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Kullu travel planner.

Traveling by car from Shimla to Kullu takes 6.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

International Roerich Memorial Trust, Lord Ramchandra Temple
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Hanogi Mata Temple ©
Hanogi Mata Temple
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple
International Roerich Memorial Trust ©
International Roerich Memorial Trust

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, look for all kinds of wild species at Jahanpanah City Forest, and then visit Hauz Khas Village. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Rashtrapati Bhavan, examine the collection at National Rail Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum, then examine the collection at National Gandhi Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at National Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New Delhi online holiday builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kullu to New Delhi. December in New Delhi sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Pune.

Things to do in New Delhi

Museums · Wildlife · Parks
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
National Gandhi Museum ©
National Gandhi Museum
Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum ©
Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum

3
nights
Pune

Pune ©
Pune has long enjoyed a reputation as a center of culture and commerce, with many dynastic rulers making the town central to their regional plans in the centuries before the British Raj.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): admire the sheer force of Devkund Waterfall and then don't miss a visit to Tamhini Ghat. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Darshan Museum and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Pune journey tool.

You can fly from New Delhi to Pune in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pune

Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife
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Tamhini Ghat ©
Tamhini Ghat
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple ©
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple

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