18 days in India Itinerary

18 days in India Itinerary

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18 days in India Itinerary

Start: Goa
bus + Fly:  6​h
1
Amritsar
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Chandigarh
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Pinjore
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Manali
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Shimla
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
New Delhi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
7
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Jaipur
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
9
Kullu
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
End: Goa

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.
Wagah has been added to your itinerary. On the 12th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib, admire the natural beauty at Jallianwala Bagh, and then take in a show at Wagah.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Amritsar holiday planner .

Goa to Amritsar is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Goa in November: highs in Amritsar hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Amritsar

Nightlife Historic Sites Parks
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Wagah ©
Wagah
Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh

2
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Christ The King Cathedral, Open Hand Monument, The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Terraced Garden and then admire the natural beauty at Garden of Silence.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Chandigarh online tour planner .

Drive from Amritsar to Chandigarh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Pinjore.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Nature Neighborhoods
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Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake
Japanese Garden ©
Japanese Garden
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh ©
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh

1
night
Pinjore

Pinjore ©
Pinjore Gardens has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Pinjore Gardens and then take in the awesome beauty at Timber Trail.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Pinjore trip planner .

Traveling by car from Chandigarh to Pinjore takes an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Manali.

Things to do in Pinjore

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Timber Trail
Highlights from your plan
Pinjore Gardens ©
Pinjore Gardens
Timber Trail ©
Timber Trail

4
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Pandoh Dam has been added to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Beas River, get outside with Rohtang Pass, identify plant and animal life at Rani Nallah, and get great views at Gulaba.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Manali trip maker website .

You can drive from Pinjore to Manali in 9 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Ram Temple, Rohtang Pass
Highlights from your plan
Rani Nallah ©
Rani Nallah
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Shimla trip maker tool .

Getting from Manali to Shimla by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar, then take a peaceful walk through Jahanpanah City Forest, and then admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our New Delhi journey builder site .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Shimla to New Delhi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Wildlife Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Jahanpanah City Forest ©
Jahanpanah City Forest
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb

1
night
Agra

Agra ©
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Agra trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in November, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Dayal Bagh ©
Dayal Bagh

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, admire the landmark architecture of Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors), then look for all kinds of wild species at Elefriend, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at EleSafari.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Jaipur trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
EleSafari ©
EleSafari
Elefriend ©
Elefriend

3
nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hot Water Spring. On the 26th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jagannathi Temple at Bhekhli, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagannathi Devi Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahadevi Tirth, and finally take in the natural beauty of Hot Water Spring. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bijli Mahadev Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara, and then appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kullu holiday planning tool .

Explore your travel options from Jaipur to Kullu with the Route module. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

International Roerich Memorial Trust, Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara
Highlights from your plan
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Hot Water Spring ©
Hot Water Spring

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