11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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Fly
1
Chandigarh
— 1 night
Bus
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Dharamsala
— 1 day
Drive
5
Amritsar
— 1 night
Fly
6
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Agra
— 1 day
Drive

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Chandigarh

City Beautiful

Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
You've now added Fun City - Elante Mall to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): make a splash at Fun City - Elante Mall.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Chandigarh trip simple and quick.

New Delhi to Chandigarh is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Shimla.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Theme Parks

Side Trip

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Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Shimla

Queen of Hills

The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Himalayan Nature Park. On the 21st (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, look for all kinds of wild species at Himalayan Nature Park, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, don't miss a visit to The Mall, make a trip to The Ridge, then don't miss a visit to Scandal Point, then admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and finally deepen your understanding at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex.

For more things to do and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla holiday maker tool.

Take a bus from Chandigarh to Shimla in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Highlights from your trip
Himalayan Nature Park ©
Wildlife Area
Himalayan Nature Park
2.9
Jakhu Temple ©
Religious Site
Jakhu Temple
4.2
Christ Church ©
Church
Christ Church
4.3

2
nights
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): see human ingenuity at work at Pandoh Dam, then examine the collection at Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Rani Nallah, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gayatri Temple, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, then explore the activities along Beas River, and finally step into the grandiose world of Naggar Castle.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Manali day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 23 — 25:
Highlights from your trip
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Religious Site
Hidimba Devi Temple
4.4
Solang Valley ©
Valley
Solang Valley
4.1

1
day
Dharamsala

The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On the 25th (Fri), relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, get engrossed in the history at Tibetan Museum, and then admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Dharamsala trip tool.

Getting from Manali to Dharamsala by car takes about 7 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Amritsar.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Spas · Parks · Nature · Museums
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Highlights from your trip
©
Spa / Wellness
Spas & Wellness
4.5
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Waterfall
Bhagsu Waterfall
2.9
Tibetan Museum ©
History Museum
Tibetan Museum
4.4

1
night
Amritsar

Golden City

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.
On the 26th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Durgiana Temple, then steep yourself in history at Gobindgarh Fort, and finally stop by Raunak Punjabi Jutti.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Amritsar trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Dharamsala to Amritsar in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In May in Amritsar, expect temperatures between 46°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay May 25 — 27:
Highlights from your trip
Durgiana Temple ©
Religious Site
Durgiana Temple
4.2
Gobindgarh Fort ©
Historic Site
Gobindgarh Fort
4.1

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): examine the collection at National Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, then look for gifts at Craft House, and finally hunt for treasures at Chandni Chowk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Kalindi Kunj, stop by The Carpet Cellar, and then take a stroll through Hauz Khas Village.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our New Delhi itinerary planner.

Fly from Amritsar to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Amritsar in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 30°C in New Delhi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Shopping · Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 27 — 29:
Highlights from your trip
Chandni Chowk ©
Flea Market
Chandni Chowk
3.5
Humayun's Tomb ©
World heritage site
Humayun's Tomb
4.6
National Museum ©
Specialty Museum
National Museum
4.0

1
day
Agra

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dayal Bagh, then explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, and then steep yourself in history at Taj Mahal.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Agra travel route builder website.

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Agra, expect temperatures between 48°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Agra

Find places to stay May 28 — 29:
Highlights from your trip
Taj Mahal
Must see
Taj Mahal
4.7
Agra Fort
Must see
Agra Fort
4.5
Dayal Bagh ©
Religious Site
Dayal Bagh
3.7

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