7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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7 days in India Itinerary

Start: Amritsar
1
Amritsar
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
2
Katra
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Pahalgam
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 30​min
4
Srinagar
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Gulmarg
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Srinagar
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Bhubaneswar


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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 8th (Sun): indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, admire the landmark architecture of Akal Takht, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Harmandir Sahib, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Durgiana Temple.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Amritsar journey planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Amritsar. In September, daily temperatures in Amritsar can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Katra.

Things to do in Amritsar

Tours Historic Sites
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Durgiana Temple ©
Durgiana Temple
Food Tours

1
night
Katra

Located at the foothills of the Trikuta Mountains, Katra serves as a base for the great pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): see the world from above with a helicopter tour and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nau Devi Temple.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Katra trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Amritsar to Katra in 5.5 hours. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Pahalgam.

Things to do in Katra

Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Helicopter Tours
Vaishno Devi ©
Vaishno Devi

2
nights
Pahalgam

Pahalgam ©
Across the landscape of alpine peaks, conifer forests, and mountain lakes that surrounds Pahalgam lie a number of sites of spiritual importance, and a great biodiversity of wildlife.
For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Pahalgam trip planner .

Traveling by car from Katra to Pahalgam takes 8 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Srinagar.

Things to do in Pahalgam

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Betaab Valley ©
Betaab Valley
Aru Valley ©
Aru Valley
Chandanwari ©
Chandanwari

1
night
Srinagar

Srinagar ©
The focus lies mainly on the waters in Srinagar, with the river and lakes of the city dotted with colorful houseboats and making the relatively cool summer capital a popular tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Hazratbal and then make a trip to Shankaracharya Hill.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Srinagar day trip tool .

Take a bus from Pahalgam to Srinagar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daily temperatures in Srinagar can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Gulmarg.

Things to do in Srinagar

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Shankaracharya Hill ©
Shankaracharya Hill
Hazratbal ©
Hazratbal

few
hours
Gulmarg

Gulmarg ©
A popular skiing destination and a hill station in Jammu and Kashmir, Gulmarg features one of the highest gondolas in the world, reaching 3,979 m (13,054 ft) and offering fantastic scenery.
On the 13th (Fri), hike along Outer Circle Walk.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Gulmarg trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Srinagar to Gulmarg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Gulmarg can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Srinagar.

Things to do in Gulmarg

Outdoors Trails Parks
Highlights from your plan
Outer Circle Walk ©
Outer Circle Walk

1
night
Srinagar

Srinagar ©
On the 14th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Jama Masjid Mosque.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Srinagar trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Gulmarg to Srinagar in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Srinagar

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Jama Masjid Mosque ©
Jama Masjid Mosque

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