5 days in North India Itinerary

5 days in North India Itinerary

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Lucknow
Fly:
4​h
Srinagar
— 2 nights
Fly:
3​h
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Drive:
2​h 45​min
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:
5​h
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2
days
Srinagar


The focus lies mainly on the waters in Srinagar, with the river and lakes of the city dotted with colorful houseboats and making the relatively cool summer capital a popular tourist destination.
On the 26th (Fri), explore the activities along Dal Lake, then take in nature's colorful creations at Nishat Garden, and then explore the ancient world of Pari Mahal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden and then don't miss a visit to Shankaracharya Hill.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Srinagar vacation trip planner.

Lucknow to Srinagar is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow time for travel to New Delhi.

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, and then explore the historical opulence of Red Fort (Lal Quila). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): steep yourself in history at India Gate, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and then admire the striking features of Rashtrapati Bhavan.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the New Delhi holiday planner.

You can fly from Srinagar to New Delhi in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. In May, daytime highs in New Delhi are 47°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to Agra.

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Agra


Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 30th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Dayal Bagh, step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, and then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Agra itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 49°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can go by car back home.

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