9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

New Delhi
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Agra
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Gwalior
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
Mathura
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
New Delhi

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Rashtrapati Bhavan and Ambience Mall. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Rajpath, explore the galleries of Gandhi Smriti, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and stop by Craft House.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, go to the New Delhi tour planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to New Delhi. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in October, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Agra.

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Ambience Mall
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Humayun's Tomb
Walking tours
Gandhi Smriti

3
days
Agra

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah and Tomb of Akbar the Great. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Agra: Fatehpur Sikri (Panch Mahal - Fatehpur Sikri & Buland Darwaza). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, look for gifts at Mughal Carpet, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mehtab Bagh.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Agra trip planner.

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. October in Agra sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Gwalior.

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Fatehpur Sikri, Tomb of Akbar the Great
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Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

1
day
Gwalior

The historic city of Gwalior offers an introduction to the medieval dynastic politics of the region.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Gwalior Fort, then make a trip to Gopachal Parvat, and then get engrossed in the history at Gujari Mahal.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Gwalior trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Agra to Gwalior by car takes about 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mathura.

Things to do in Gwalior

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Gwalior Fort
Gopachal Parvat

2
days
Mathura

Split by the sacred Yamuna River, Mathura's claim to fame is being the birthplace of Krishna, the widely revered Hindu god.
On the 10th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Krishna Janmasthan, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Govinda Dev ji, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Vrindavan. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rangji Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shyam Sundar Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gokulnanda Temple, don't miss a visit to Krishna Balaram Mandir, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Banke Bihari Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Mathura vacation trip planner.

You can drive from Gwalior to Mathura in 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mathura

Historic Sites

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Vrindavan
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Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham
ISKCON Vrindavan
Banke Bihari Temple

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