8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Aurangabad
Drive:  3​h 30​min
1
Pune
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  7​h
2
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Manikaran
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
4
Shimla
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Aurangabad

1
night
Pune

Pune ©
Pune has long enjoyed a reputation as a center of culture and commerce, with many dynastic rulers making the town central to their regional plans in the centuries before the British Raj.
On the 1st (Tue), make a trip to Laxmi Road, then hunt for treasures at Phule Market, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shreemant Dagdusheth Halwai Sarvajanik Ganpati. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Shaniwar Wada, then explore the historical opulence of Aga Khan Palace, then see the interesting displays at Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Maratha Mandir.

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Aurangabad to Pune is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Manali.

Things to do in Pune

#Historic Sites, #Shopping, #Museums
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Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum
Aga Khan Palace ©
Aga Khan Palace

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, fun & games, winter sports, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Manali trip maker app .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Pune to Manali takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Manikaran.

Things to do in Manali

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Spas & Wellness
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

1
night
Manikaran

Manikaran ©
On the 6th (Sun), admire the verdant scenery at Parvati Valley and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Kheer Ganga.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Manikaran online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Manali to Manikaran takes 3.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Manikaran

#Nature, #Parks

Side Trip

Parvati Valley
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Kheer Ganga ©
Kheer Ganga
Parvati Valley ©
Parvati Valley

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): don't miss a visit to The Ridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Shimla Christ Church, don't miss a visit to Jakhoo Hill, then admire the striking features of Jakhu Temple, then don't miss a visit to The Mall, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Monument Rani Jhansi and then play a few rounds at Naldehra Golf Course.

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Drive from Manikaran to Shimla in 7.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

#Golf, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naldehra Golf Course
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The Mall ©
The Mall
Naldehra Golf Course ©
Naldehra Golf Course
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

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