9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  2​h 30​min
1
Chandigarh
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Patiala
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Ludhiana
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Amritsar
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Ahmedabad

3
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Gilbert Trail and Gurudwara Nada Sahib. When in Chandigarh, make a side trip to see Pinjore Gardens in Pinjore, approximately 38 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Sukhna Lake, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple Chandigarh, take a stroll through Christ The King Cathedral, and ponder the design of Musical Fountain.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Chandigarh journey planner.

Ahmedabad to Chandigarh is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Ahmedabad in December: highs in Chandigarh hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Patiala.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Panchkula, Pinjore Gardens, Gilbert Trail
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Gilbert Trail ©
Gilbert Trail
Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake
Pinjore Gardens ©
Pinjore Gardens

1
night
Patiala

Patiala ©
Patiala is a city in southeastern Punjab, in northern India. On the 14th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Bir Moti Bagh Sanctuary, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurdwara Shri Dukhniwaran Sahib, Patiala, then take in nature's colorful creations at Baradari Garden, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Temple.

Plan trip to Patiala with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Chandigarh to Patiala by car takes about 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Ludhiana.

Things to do in Patiala

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Baradari Garden ©
Baradari Garden

1
night
Ludhiana

Ludhiana ©
Ludhiana is a city and a municipal corporation in Ludhiana district in the Indian state of Punjab, and is the largest city north of Delhi. On the 15th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Rakh Bagh Park, see the interesting displays at Punjab Agricultural University Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagroan.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ludhiana online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Patiala to Ludhiana takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Amritsar.

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Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagroan ©
Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagroan

3
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Spas and Gobindgarh Fort. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Harmandir Sahib, get engrossed in the history at The Partition Museum, and don't miss a visit to Guru Nanak Dev University.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Amritsar travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Ludhiana to Amritsar in 3 hours. December in Amritsar sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites Spas Museums
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Spas
Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Goindwal Sahib ©
Goindwal Sahib

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