6 days in India Itinerary

6 days in India Itinerary

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6 days in India Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Amritsar
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Dalhousie
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Chandigarh
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Pune

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): stop by India House and then admire the natural beauty at Jallianwala Bagh. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Harmandir Sahib, then admire the striking features of Akal Takht, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Durgiana Temple.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Amritsar trip maker .

Pune to Amritsar is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in September, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Amritsar

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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh
Food Tours

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 22nd (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Church, take in the awesome beauty at Dainkund Peak, and then hike along Ganji Pahari.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Dalhousie travel route builder .

Drive from Amritsar to Dalhousie in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Dalhousie

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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
St. John's Church ©
St. John's Church

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): gain insight at Norbulingka Institute, admire the verdant scenery at Kangra Valley, then admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhagsunath Temple. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kalachakra Temple, then explore the activities along Dal Lake, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Dharamsala online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Dalhousie to Dharamsala takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill

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night
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): browse the different shops at Elante mall, contemplate the waterfront views at Sukhna Lake, then stroll around The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, and finally see the interesting displays at Government Museum and Art Gallery.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Chandigarh trip planner .

You can drive from Dharamsala to Chandigarh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chandigarh

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The Rock Garden of Chandigarh ©
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh
Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake
Elante mall ©
Elante mall

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