10 days in North India Itinerary

10 days in North India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amritsar
— 1 night
2
Manali
— 2 nights
3
New Delhi
— 3 nights
4
Agra
— 2 nights
5
Varanasi
— 1 night

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.
On the 1st (Fri), stop by India House.

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Kolkata (Calcutta) to Amritsar is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in May: highs in Amritsar hover around 46°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Amritsar

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh
Central Sikh Museum ©
Central Sikh Museum

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, then appreciate the views at Solang Valley, then fly down the slopes at Solang Nullah, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gayatri Temple. On your second day here, explore the activities along Beas River, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ghatotkach Tree Templ, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Siyali Mahadev Temple.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Manali trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Amritsar to Manali in 7 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

3
nights
New Delhi

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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, stroll through Akshardham, and make a trip to Qutub Minar.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our New Delhi trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Manali to New Delhi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In May, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 47°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

2
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, admire the landmark architecture of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, then admire the striking features of Diwan E Aam, and finally don't miss a visit to Tomb Of John Russell Colvin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Balkeshwar Mandir, then take in the exciting artwork at Taj Gallery, then admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Agra road trip planning tool.

You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Varanasi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

1
night
Varanasi

A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
On the 10th (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple, contemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Varanasi visit planning site.

Traveling by flight from Agra to Varanasi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Varanasi are 47°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Varanasi

Tours · Nature · Parks
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Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple ©
Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple

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