7 days in Shimla & Darjeeling Itinerary

7 days in Shimla & Darjeeling Itinerary

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Shimla
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Darjeeling
— 4 nights
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Shimla

— 2 nights

Queen of Hills

The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Shimla is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, make a trip to The Mall, and gain insight at Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Shimla travel route builder website.

Bengaluru to Shimla is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can fly to Darjeeling.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums
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Darjeeling

— 4 nights

Queen of the Hills

The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
Darjeeling is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Tiger Hill, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Japanese Peace Pagoda, experience rural life at Happy Valley Tea Estate, and see the interesting displays at Himalayan Mountaineering Institute.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Darjeeling trip itinerary website.

Getting from Shimla to Darjeeling by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature
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