6 days in New Delhi, Leh & Amritsar Itinerary

6 days in New Delhi, Leh & Amritsar Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  5 h
1
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Leh
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Amritsar
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
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.
Attractions like Akshardham and Jantar Mantar make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, make a trip to India Gate, tour the pleasant surroundings at Akshardham, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

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Bengaluru to New Delhi is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, New Delhi is a bit warmer than Bengaluru - with highs of 40°C and lows of 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Leh.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

ISKCON Vrindavan, Akshardham
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Akshardham ©
Akshardham
Akshardham ©
Akshardham
ISKCON Vrindavan ©
ISKCON Vrindavan

2
nights
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
On the 5th (Wed), look for gifts at De Pashmina Emporium, then see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib, and finally make a trip to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind Shey Monastery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Samstanling Monastery, and finally don't miss a visit to Kalachakra Stupa.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Leh online attractions planner.

You can fly from New Delhi to Leh in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Amritsar.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Shey Monastery ©
Shey Monastery
Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers ©
Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tarn Taran Sahib, then admire the landmark architecture of Akal Takht, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Harmandir Sahib, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Digamber Jain Temple.

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Traveling by flight from Leh to Amritsar takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Amritsar are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Akal Takht ©
Akal Takht
Tarn Taran Sahib ©
Tarn Taran Sahib

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