8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
1
Mumbai
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  7​h
2
Gulmarg
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Sonamarg
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Srinagar
— 1 night
bus:  2​h 30​min
5
Pahalgam
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Head to Mount Mary Basilica and Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museumfor some retail therapy. Jehangir Art Gallery and Red Carpet Wax Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Mumbai: Navi Mumbai (Nerul Balaji Temple & Inorbit Mall Vashi) and Korum Mall (in Thane). The adventure continues: shop like a local with High Street Phoenix, enjoy the sand and surf at Juhu Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Play Clan, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahalakshmi Temple.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Mumbai driving holiday planning site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Mumbai. In June in Mumbai, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Gulmarg.

Things to do in Mumbai

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Navi Mumbai, Korum Mall
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Jehangir Art Gallery ©
Jehangir Art Gallery
Mount Mary Basilica ©
Mount Mary Basilica
Mahalakshmi Temple ©
Mahalakshmi Temple

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): tee off at Gulmarg Golf Course, then take in the awesome beauty at Apharwat Peak, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Church.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Gulmarg sightseeing planner .

Getting from Mumbai to Gulmarg by combination of flight and taxi takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Mumbai in June, things will get a bit cooler in Gulmarg: highs are around 30°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Sonamarg.

Things to do in Gulmarg

Outdoors Golf Nature
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Apharwat Peak ©
Apharwat Peak
Gulmarg Golf Course ©
Gulmarg Golf Course
St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church

1
night
Sonamarg

Sonamarg
Glacial peaks of the Himalayas are accessible via Sonamarg, a hill station with stunning views.
On the 25th (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at Thajiwas Glacier, take a memorable drive along Zojila Pass, and then get great views at Nichinai Pass.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Sonamarg online itinerary planner .

You can drive from Gulmarg to Sonamarg in 3.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Sonamarg can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Srinagar.

Things to do in Sonamarg

Scenic Drive Nature Outdoors
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Zojila Pass
Zojila Pass

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 26th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Khir Bhawani Temple, then explore the ancient world of Pari Mahal, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hazratbal, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Jama Masjid Mosque.

To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Srinagar driving holiday website .

Traveling by car from Sonamarg to Srinagar takes 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Srinagar can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Pahalgam.

Things to do in Srinagar

Historic Sites
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Pari Mahal ©
Pari Mahal
Jama Masjid Mosque ©
Jama Masjid Mosque
Khir Bhawani Temple ©
Khir Bhawani Temple

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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.
On the 27th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Chandanwari, then admire the verdant scenery at Aru Valley, and then tee off at Pahalgam Golf Course. On the 28th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the views at Dabyan Valley and then go for a walk through Baisaran.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Pahalgam online tour planner .

Take a bus from Srinagar to Pahalgam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. June in Pahalgam sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pahalgam

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Baisaran
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Pahalgam Golf Course ©
Pahalgam Golf Course
Aru Valley ©
Aru Valley
Baisaran ©
Baisaran

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