10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 30​min
2
Badrinath
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 30​min
3
Manali
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  6​h
4
Guwahati
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Shillong
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Pune

2
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Get some cultural insight at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and Triveni Ghat. When in Rishikesh, make a side trip to see Har ki Pauri in Haridwar, approximately 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the views from Lakshman Jhula, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chandramouleswara Swamy Temple.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Rishikesh travel planner .

Pune to Rishikesh is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Manali.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Haridwar, Triveni Ghat
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Spas
River Rafting & Tubing
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar

1
night
Badrinath

Badrinath ©
Badrinath is a holy town and a nagar panchayat in Chamoli district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. Valley of Flowers National Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 10th (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Valley of Flowers National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Badrinath Ji Temple.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Badrinath trip site .

Drive from Rishikesh to Badrinath in 10 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Manali.

Things to do in Badrinath

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Valley of Flowers National Park
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Valley of Flowers National Park ©
Valley of Flowers National Park
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple ©
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple

1
night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 12th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siyali Mahadev Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River. On the next day, explore the fascinating underground world of Arjun Gufa, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Himalaya Nyingmapa Buddhist Temple, and then get outside with Rohtang Pass.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Manali online driving holiday planner .

Getting from Badrinath to Manali by car takes about 23 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Guwahati.

Things to do in Manali

Nature Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

1
day
Guwahati

Guwahati ©
A place to engage with the culture of the northeast, Guwahati represents the largest city in the region, and acts as a stepping stone for wider explorations.
On the 14th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamakhya Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Umananda Temple, examine the collection at Assam Rajyik State Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ugratara Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Guwahati.

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You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Manali to Guwahati in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Guwahati can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Shillong.

Things to do in Guwahati

Historic Sites Museums
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Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple ©
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple

2
nights
Shillong

Shillong ©
Established as the capital of Assam by the British, the hill station of Shillong today serves as the capital of Meghalaya, created in 1972.
On the 15th (Sat), take a stroll through Police Bazar, take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Umiam Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures.

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Drive from Guwahati to Shillong in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Shillong are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shillong

Nature Parks Museums
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Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake

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