10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
1
New Delhi
— 1 day
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Jaipur
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Agra
— 1 night
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  5 h
4
Leh
— 2 nights
Fly + Taxi:  2 h
5
Gulmarg
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  4 h
End: New Delhi

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day
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar, then admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb, then don't miss a visit to Hazrat Nizamuddin Darga, and finally steep yourself in history at India Gate.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our New Delhi trip builder site .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to New Delhi. May in New Delhi sees daily highs of 47°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate

3
nights
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Elefriend and EleSafari. Bring the kids along to Jantar Mantar - Jaipur and Safaris. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, admire the striking features of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Jaipur itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Jaipur takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 48°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

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Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
EleSafari ©
EleSafari
Elefriend ©
Elefriend

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, don't miss a visit to Jahangir Mahal, and then don't miss a visit to Taj Mahal.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Agra online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Jaipur to Agra by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 48°C in May, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Jahangir Mahal ©
Jahangir Mahal

2
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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.
On the 23rd (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, examine the collection at Hall of Fame, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Phyang Monastery, make a trip to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, take in the dramatic natural features at Magnetic Hill, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurdwara Pathar Sahib, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Spituk Monastery.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Leh online trip planner .

Getting from Agra to Leh by combination of train and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Gulmarg.

Things to do in Leh

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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Photography Tours
Magnetic Hill ©
Magnetic Hill

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nights
Gulmarg

Gulmarg ©
A popular skiing destination and a hill station in Jammu and Kashmir, Gulmarg features one of the highest gondolas in the world, reaching 3,979 m (13,054 ft) and offering fantastic scenery.
On the 25th (Sat), hike along Outer Circle Walk, contemplate the waterfront views at Ningle Nallah, and then get great views at Khilanmarg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Apharwat Peak, then make a trip to Rani Temple, and then tee off at Gulmarg Golf Course.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Gulmarg trip maker .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Leh to Gulmarg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Gulmarg are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. On the 27th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gulmarg

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Khilanmarg
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Apharwat Peak ©
Apharwat Peak
Outer Circle Walk ©
Outer Circle Walk
Gulmarg Golf Course ©
Gulmarg Golf Course

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