8 days in North India Itinerary

8 days in North India Itinerary

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8 days in North India Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
New Delhi
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
2
Dharamsala
— 1 night
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
3
Leh
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Hyderabad

1
night
New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): examine the collection at Gandhi Smriti and then take a stroll through Hauz Khas Village. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum, see the interesting displays at National Rail Museum, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then see the interesting displays at National Gandhi Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan).

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the New Delhi itinerary maker site .

Hyderabad to New Delhi is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in New Delhi when traveling from Hyderabad in November, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in New Delhi

Museums Spas Neighborhoods
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Gandhi Smriti ©
Gandhi Smriti
Hauz Khas Village ©
Hauz Khas Village
National Gandhi Museum ©
National Gandhi Museum

1
night
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On the 3rd (Sun), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take an in-depth tour of Tibetan Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jawalamukhi Devi Temple.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Dharamsala trip builder site .

You can fly from New Delhi to Dharamsala in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Spas Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Spas
Tibetan Museum ©
Tibetan Museum

3
nights
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Visit Shanti Stupa and Alchi Choskor Monastery for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Hemis Monastery and Likir Gompa. Take a break from Leh with a short trip to Alchi Monastary in Alchi, about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and cruise along Khardung La.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Leh travel route builder app .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Dharamsala to Leh in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Leh

Outdoors Historic Sites Adventure

Side Trips

Hemis Monastery, Khardung La, Alchi Monastary
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Alchi Choskor Monastery ©
Alchi Choskor Monastery
Shanti Stupa ©
Shanti Stupa
Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery

2
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh ©
Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Gau Ghat, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chandi Devi Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Daksheshwar Mahadev. On the next day, take in the views from Ram Jhula, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parmath Niketan Temple, and finally contemplate the long history of The Beatles Ashram.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rishikesh trip itinerary maker app .

You can fly from Leh to Rishikesh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Spas Parks

Side Trip

Haridwar
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Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Chandi Devi Temple ©
Chandi Devi Temple
Daksheshwar Mahadev ©
Daksheshwar Mahadev

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