8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  4 h 30 min
1
Chandigarh
— 1 night
Drive:  8 h 15 min
2
Kasol
— 3 nights
Drive:  7 h
3
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Amritsar
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
End: Bengaluru

1
night
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Terraced Garden has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Government Museum and Art Gallery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Terraced Garden, then walk around The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Sukhna Lake.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Chandigarh online holiday planner .

Bengaluru to Chandigarh is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Mon) before leaving for Amritsar.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Nature Museums
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The Rock Garden of Chandigarh ©
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh
Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake
Chandigarh Rose Garden ©
Chandigarh Rose Garden

3
nights
Kasol

Kasol ©
Kasol is an emerging party destination for young backpackers, trekkers, and nature lovers.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Parvati Valley as well as Kheer Ganga. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): make a trip to Naina Bhagwati Mandir, take in the natural beauty of Hot Water Spring, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Wed): take in the natural beauty of Kheer Ganga and then appreciate the views at Parvati Valley.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kasol online itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Chandigarh to Kasol takes 8.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Kasol

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Manikaran, Hot Water Spring, Parvati Valley
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Hot Water Spring ©
Hot Water Spring
Parvati Valley ©
Parvati Valley
Kheer Ganga ©
Kheer Ganga

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kangra Valley, Kangra Fort and Naddi View Point. On the 29th (Wed), take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhagsunath Temple, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, then get great views at Naddi View Point, then contemplate the long history of Kangra Fort, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Kangra Valley.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Dharamsala day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Kasol to Dharamsala takes 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to drive to Amritsar.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kangra Fort
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Kangra Valley ©
Kangra Valley

1
night
Amritsar

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Durgiana Temple, The Partition Museum, Akal Takht, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Durgiana Temple and then take in a show at Wagah. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Jallianwala Bagh, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Harmandir Sahib, then admire the striking features of Akal Takht, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Partition Museum.

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Getting from Dharamsala to Amritsar by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. January in Amritsar sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites Nightlife Museums
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Wagah ©
Wagah
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh

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