5 days in Chandigarh & North India Itinerary

5 days in Chandigarh & North India Itinerary

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Chandigarh
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Shimla
— 1 night
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Amritsar
— 1 night
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New Delhi
— 1 night
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Agra
— 1 night

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Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©

City Beautiful

Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
On the 19th (Wed), stroll around Japanese Garden and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kansa Devi Temple.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Chandigarh trip planner.

Pune to Chandigarh is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Shimla.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Religious Site
Kansa Devi Temple
4.7

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©

Queen of Hills

The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 20th (Thu), examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, then walk around Annandale Ground, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Shimla trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Chandigarh to Shimla by bus takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Amritsar.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Religious Site
Kali Bari Temple
4.4

1
night
Amritsar

Amritsar ©

Golden City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): make a trip to Akal Takht, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Harmandir Sahib, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dukh Bhanjani Ber Tree.

To see more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Amritsar trip planner.

You can drive from Shimla to Amritsar in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Amritsar

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Harmandir Sahib
4.9
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Religious Site
Dukh Bhanjani Ber Tree
4.7
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Architectural Building
Akal Takht
4.8

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 (Sat): see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akshardham, then admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, and finally don't miss a visit to India Gate.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our New Delhi trip builder site.

Traveling by flight from Amritsar to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Amritsar in February, expect New Delhi to be a bit warmer, temps between 29°C and 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Humayun's Tomb
4.6
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Religious Site
Akshardham
4.5
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Observatory
Jantar Mantar
3.6

1
night
Agra

Agra

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): admire the striking features of Taj Mahal and then make a splash at Dolphin The Water World.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Agra trip tool.

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 29°C in February, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Theme Parks
Highlights from your trip
Must see
Taj Mahal
4.7

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