8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Kullu
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Amritsar
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

1
night
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
On the 3rd (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jagatipatt Temple and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Raghunathjee Temple.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kullu tour itinerary builder tool .

Mumbai to Kullu is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Manali.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Jagannath Temple
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Jagatipatt Temple ©
Jagatipatt Temple
Dechen Choekhor Mahavihara Monastery ©
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Get some historical perspective at Hidimba Devi Temple and Ram Temple. Do some cultural sightseeing at Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art and Siyali Mahadev Temple. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Rani Nallah, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery, get great views at Gulaba, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Manali day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Kullu to Manali takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Ram Temple, Rohtang Pass
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Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Manu Temple ©
Manu Temple
Anjani Mahadev ©
Anjani Mahadev

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 8th (Thu), make a trip to The Mall, tee off at Naldehra Golf Course, and then contemplate the long history of Kotkhai Palace. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire all the interesting features of Indian Institute of Advanced Study, admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, appreciate the history behind Monument Rani Jhansi, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Shimla Christ Church, then make a trip to The Ridge, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Jakhu Temple.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Shimla trip maker .

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Amritsar.

Things to do in Shimla

Golf Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naldehra Golf Course
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Naldehra Golf Course ©
Naldehra Golf Course
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

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.
On the 10th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib, make a trip to Harmandir Sahib, then don't miss a visit to Akal Takht, then stroll through Jallianwala Bagh, and finally stop by Raunak Punjabi Jutti.

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Getting from Shimla to Amritsar by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Shopping Historic Sites Parks
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Raunak Punjabi Jutti ©
Raunak Punjabi Jutti
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh

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