11 days in North India Itinerary

11 days in North India Itinerary

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1
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
2
Manali
— 3 nights
3
New Delhi
— 3 nights
4
Agra
— 2 nights

2
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Rishikesh

Rishikesh ©
Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rishikesh: Haridwar (Shri Vyas Ashram & Ganga Aarti at Haridwar). There's still lots to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, get outside with Outdoor Activities, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Rishikesh sightseeing planner.

Mumbai to Rishikesh is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Manali.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Haridwar
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
River Rafting & Tubing
Spas

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Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Step out of Manali to go to Kullu and see Gauri Shankar Temple, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, look for all kinds of wild species at Manali Sanctuary, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and take in the dramatic scenery at Zana Falls.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Manali sightseeing planning website.

You can fly from Rishikesh to Manali in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gauri Shankar Temple
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

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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: enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, steep yourself in history at Red Fort, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and don't miss a visit to India Gate.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read New Delhi online itinerary builder.

You can fly from Manali to New Delhi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In May in New Delhi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Akshardham ©
Akshardham
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Agra Fort, and then don't miss a visit to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Diwan E Aam, don't miss a visit to Taj Mahal, and then look for gifts at Handicrafts Gallery.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Agra trip maker tool.

You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Agra sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Shopping
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

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