11 days in North India Itinerary

11 days in North India Itinerary

Created using Inspirock North India visit planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Varanasi
— 2 nights
2
Agra
— 3 nights
3
New Delhi
— 3 nights
4
Amritsar
— 2 nights

2
nights
Varanasi

A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River, and then admire the striking features of Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Birthplace of Sant Ravidas Seergovardhan Varanasi, thenmake a trip to Sarnath, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Varanasi trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Varanasi is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to India Standard Time (IST) is minus 4.5 hours. While traveling from Sydney, expect much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Varanasi, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Varanasi

Spas Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Sarnath ©
Sarnath

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Agra is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, look for gifts at Taj Gallery, don't miss a visit to Jahangir Mahal, and take a memorable excursion with Day Trips.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Agra holiday maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Varanasi to Agra takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

3
nights
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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, step into the grandiose world of Red Fort, contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Lotus Temple.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the New Delhi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in New Delhi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Amritsar.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

2
nights
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 16th (Thu), make a trip to Akal Takht, take in the spiritual surroundings of Harmandir Sahib, thenadmire the natural beauty at Jallianwala Bagh, and finally look for gifts at India House.

You can plan Amritsar trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from New Delhi to Amritsar by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from New Delhi in April, things will get a bit cooler in Amritsar: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh
Akal Takht ©
Akal Takht

Similar Plans

16 days in North India BY A USER FROM BRAZIL February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in North India BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 50 days in North India & South India BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in North India BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 26 days in India & Mauritius BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping, popular sights Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in North India BY A USER FROM INDIA February, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: February, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in North India BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 7 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 22 days in North India BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND February, popular sights Preferences: February Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 21 days in North India BY A USER FROM HONG KONG SAR CHINA August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in North India BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 25 days in North India BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans