8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
1
Bengaluru
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  7​h
2
Shimla
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h 15​min
3
Kullu
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Manali
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

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night
Bengaluru

Bengaluru ©
Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Wonderla Amusement Park. On your second day here, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneyaswamy Temple, then take a stroll through Basavanagudi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dodda Ganapathi Temple, and finally make a trip to Vidhana Soudha and Attara Kacheri.

Make your Bengaluru itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Bengaluru. In April, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Theme Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Wonderla Amusement Park ©
Wonderla Amusement Park
Room Escape Games

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day
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, make a trip to The Mall, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, then stroll through Annandale Ground, and finally admire all the interesting features of Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Shimla online travel planner .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Bengaluru to Shimla in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Shimla

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Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex ©

1
day
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bijli Mahadev Temple and then admire the verdant scenery at Tirthan Valley.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kullu road trip site .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Kullu takes 6.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Manali.

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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple

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nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Explore hidden gems such as Hampta and Friendship Peak. There's lots more to do: appreciate the views at Solang Valley, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths, and contemplate the waterfront views at Bhrigu Lake.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Manali attractions planning site .

Getting from Kullu to Manali by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

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Side Trip

Ram Temple
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Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Hampta ©
Hampta
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall

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