5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

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5 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Manali
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Kullu
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
4
Amritsar
— 1 night
End: New Delhi

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 13th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, then take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, then make a trip to The Mall, and finally admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge. Keep things going the next day: explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tara Devi Temple, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, then make a trip to The Ridge, and finally explore and take pictures at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Shimla trip itinerary planning app .

New Delhi to Shimla is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

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

1
night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Manali online trip builder .

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Siyali Mahadev Temple ©
Siyali Mahadev Temple

1
night
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Kullu trip site .

Traveling by car from Manali to Kullu takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Amritsar.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple

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.
Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib.

Plan my day in Amritsar using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Kullu to Amritsar in 9 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib ©
Durgiana Temple ©
Durgiana Temple
The Partition Museum ©
The Partition Museum

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