3 days in Chandigarh & Darjeeling Itinerary

3 days in Chandigarh & Darjeeling Itinerary

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3 days in Chandigarh & Darjeeling Itinerary

Start: Amritsar
Drive:  3​h 30​min
1
Chandigarh
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  8​h 30​min
2
Darjeeling
— 1 day
taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Amritsar

1
night
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
On the 13th (Wed), take in nature's colorful creations at Chandigarh Rose Garden and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Harmandir Sahib. Here are some ideas for day two: buy something for everyone on your list at Elante mall, walk around The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, then explore the activities along Sukhna Lake, and finally examine the collection at Government Museum and Art Gallery.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Chandigarh travel planner .

Amritsar to Chandigarh is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Darjeeling.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trip

Harmandir Sahib
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh ©
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh

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Darjeeling

Darjeeling ©
The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): get to know the resident critters at Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, examine the collection at Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahakal Temple.

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Do a combination of flight and taxi from Chandigarh to Darjeeling in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In November, daily temperatures in Darjeeling can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park ©
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute ©
Mahakal Temple ©
Mahakal Temple

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