8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jodhpur
— 1 day
2
Jaisalmer
— 1 night
3
Jaipur
— 1 night
4
Chandigarh
— 1 night
5
Shimla
— Few hours
6
Manali
— 1 night

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Jodhpur

The blue-walled buildings in the old quarter of Jodhpur have a calming, quaint aesthetic when viewed from up high, but down on the streets the city bustles with a lively atmosphere that belies its toy-town color.
On the 30th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, thenstop by Spice Paradise, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Jodhpur trip itinerary planner.

Kansas City, USA to Jodhpur is an approximately 30-hour flight. You'll lose 11.5 hours traveling from Kansas City to Jodhpur due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kansas City in January, things will get warmer in Jodhpur: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Spas Museums Shopping
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Spas & Wellness
Spice Paradise ©
Spice Paradise
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum

1
night
Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer ©
A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
On the 31st (Thu), contemplate the long history of Jaisalmer Fort, thenlook for gifts at Jai Shankar Handicrafts, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rishabhadeva Temple.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Jaisalmer vacation maker app.

Getting from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Historic Sites Shopping
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Jaisalmer Fort ©
Jaisalmer Fort
Jai Shankar Handicrafts ©
Jai Shankar Handicrafts
Rishabhadeva Temple ©
Rishabhadeva Temple

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Jaipur

Jaipur ©
Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): stop by Fair Deal Textile and then look for all kinds of wild species at EleSafari.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Jaipur online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Jaisalmer to Jaipur in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In January in Jaipur, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Jaipur

Shopping Wildlife Parks
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EleSafari ©
EleSafari
Fair Deal Textile ©
Fair Deal Textile

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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 2nd (Sat): stop by Christ The King Cathedral and then buy something for everyone on your list at Elante mall.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Chandigarh online route planner.

You can fly from Jaipur to Chandigarh in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for the bus ride to Shimla.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Elante mall ©
Elante mall
Christ The King Cathedral ©
Christ The King Cathedral

few
hours
Shimla

Shimla
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Shimla trip itinerary planning website.

You can take a bus from Chandigarh to Shimla in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. You will leave for Manali on the 2nd (Sat).

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Tours

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night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Manali trip planner.

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

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