8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Bengaluru
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 45​min
Haridwar
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
Amritsar
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Bengaluru

3
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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.
Spend the 6th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Amber Palace, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, don't miss a visit to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Jaipur vacation planning app .

Bengaluru to Jaipur is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bengaluru in January, expect Jaipur to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to New Delhi.

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

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, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akshardham, and steep yourself in history at India Gate.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our New Delhi trip maker tool .

Getting from Jaipur to New Delhi by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Jaipur in January: highs in New Delhi hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Haridwar.

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

1
day
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, go for a walk through Birla Ghat, buy something for everyone on your list at The Pentagon Mall, then admire all the interesting features of Gurukul Kangri University, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Daksheshwar Mahadev.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Haridwar journey planner .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from New Delhi to Haridwar in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Amritsar.

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Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Gurukul Kangri University ©
Gurukul Kangri University
The Pentagon Mall ©
The Pentagon Mall

1
day
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 13th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Digamber Jain Temple, admire the natural beauty at Jallianwala Bagh, take in the spiritual surroundings of Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib, then don't miss a visit to Harmandir Sahib, and finally admire the striking features of Akal Takht.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Amritsar trip builder .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Haridwar to Amritsar in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January in Amritsar, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh
Golden Temple - Sri Harmandir Sahib ©

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