12 days in India Itinerary

12 days in India Itinerary

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12 days in India Itinerary

Dhaka City
Fly:  5​h
Leh
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  3​h
Shimla
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 30​min
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Agra
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Dhaka City

2
days
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Spituk Monastery, pause for some photo ops at Shey Monastery, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, take in the spiritual surroundings of Likir Gompa, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basgo gompa, and finally don't miss a visit to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Leh is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Shimla.

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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa
Spituk Monastery ©
Spituk Monastery

1
day
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): admire the striking features of Jakhu Temple, pause for some serene contemplation at Shimla Christ Church, then make a trip to The Mall, then don't miss a visit to The Ridge, and finally admire all the interesting features of Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex.

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Getting from Leh to Shimla by combination of flight and taxi takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Jaipur.

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Shimla Christ Church ©
Shimla Christ Church
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

2
days
Jaipur

Jaipur ©
Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur and then explore the historical opulence of Amber Fort. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Jal Mahal, then identify plant and animal life at Elefriend, and then get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur.

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You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Shimla to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 47°C in June, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Agra.

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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

2
days
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, admire the landmark architecture of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, and then admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Marble Cottage and then admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal.

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Drive from Jaipur to Agra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Agra sees daily highs of 47°C and lows of 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to New Delhi.

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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

3
days
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, shopping, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb, admire the striking features of Qutub Minar, take in the spiritual surroundings of Swaminarayan Akshardham, and steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

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Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 45°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

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