10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Howrah
Fly:  5​h 45​min
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 45​min
Haridwar
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
Rishikesh
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
Haridwar
— 3 nights
+3
taxi + Fly + subway + train:  5​h 30​min
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Mathura
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Agra
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
Howrah

2
days
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 7th (Sat): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, wander the streets of 7WD STUDIO 19 Hauz Khas Village LAKE SIDE, and then admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb. On the next day, steep yourself in history at India Gate, steep yourself in history at Raj Ghat, then steep yourself in history at Red Fort (Lal Quila), and finally steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the New Delhi vacation trip planner.

Howrah to New Delhi is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect little chillier evenings in New Delhi when traveling from Howrah in October, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Haridwar.

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Hauz Khas Village
Humayun's Tomb
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

1
day
Haridwar

An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gau Ghat, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mansa Devi Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chandi Devi Temple.

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Do a combination of flight and taxi from New Delhi to Haridwar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Rishikesh.

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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri
Mansa Devi Temple

1
day
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
On the 10th (Tue), let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Rishikesh vacation builder.

Rishikesh is just a stone's throw from Haridwar. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Haridwar.

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River Rafting & Tubing

2
days
Haridwar

Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Daksh Mahadev Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chandi Devi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maya Devi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mansa Devi Temple, don't miss a visit to Birla Ghat, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Har ki Pauri.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Haridwar trip builder.

Haridwar is very close to Rishikesh. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Agra.

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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri
Gurukul Kangri University

1
day
Agra

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): admire the architecture and history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and then step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Agra vacation builder.

Drive from Haridwar to Agra in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and train; or take a train. In October in Agra, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mathura.

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Agra Fort
Spas & Wellness

few
hours
Mathura

Split by the sacred Yamuna River, Mathura's claim to fame is being the birthplace of Krishna, the widely revered Hindu god.
To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Mathura vacation trip planner.

Traveling by car from Agra to Mathura takes 1.5 hours. On the 14th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Agra.

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Govardhan Hill

2
days
Agra

Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Dayal Bagh and then steep yourself in history at Shah Burj. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife SOS Elephant & Bear Sanctuary, admire the striking features of Tomb of Akbar the Great, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Guru ka Tal, and finally admire the architecture and history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Agra holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Mathura to Agra takes 1.5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Agra

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Tomb of Akbar the Great
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Jama Masjid
Shah Burj
Dayal Bagh

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