6 days in Amritsar, Dalhousie & Manali Itinerary

6 days in Amritsar, Dalhousie & Manali Itinerary

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6 days in Amritsar, Dalhousie & Manali Itinerary

Start: Indore
1
Amritsar
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Dalhousie
— 1 night
3
Manali
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Indore

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.
On the 30th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Durgiana Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Digamber Jain Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Guru Ka Mahal, admire the natural beauty at Jallianwala Bagh, then look for gifts at India House, and finally soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Amritsar trip itinerary planning app .

Indore to Amritsar is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In December, Amritsar is slightly colder than Indore - with highs of 24°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Amritsar

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Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib ©
Durgiana Temple ©
Durgiana Temple
Gurudwara Guru Ka Mahal ©
Gurudwara Guru Ka Mahal

1
night
Dalhousie

Dalhousie ©
Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Panjpulla, then take in the awesome beauty at Dainkund Peak, and then admire the natural beauty at Rock Garden.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Dalhousie driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Amritsar to Dalhousie in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Dalhousie

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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Hidimba Devi Temple and Naggar Castle will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery and Krishna Temple. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Beas River, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and hit the slopes at Solang Nullah.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Manali trip builder app .

Getting from Dalhousie to Manali by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naggar
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle

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