13 days in India Itinerary

13 days in India Itinerary

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Varanasi
— 2 nights
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Agra
— 2 nights
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New Delhi
— 2 nights
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Leh
— 6 nights
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Varanasi

Spiritual Capital of India

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.
On the 1st (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banaras Ghats, then make a trip to Dasaswamedh Ghat, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River. Keep things going the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, look for gifts at The Bed Silk & Pashmina, then don't miss a visit to Assi Ghat, then steep yourself in history at Rajendraprasad Ghat, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sarnath.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Varanasi online trip itinerary builder.

Bengaluru to Varanasi is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bengaluru in May: high temperatures in Varanasi hover around 47°C and lows are around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Varanasi

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Tours
Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Walking tours
4.9
Ganges River
Water Body
Ganges River
4.4
Sarnath ©
Religious Site
Sarnath
4.1

2
nights
Agra

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, then admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal, and then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Shri Mankameshwar Mandir, stroll around Mehtab Bagh, then make a trip to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, and finally look for gifts at The Warehouse of Gifts & Souvenirs.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Agra trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Varanasi to Agra takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Agra are 48°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
Taj Mahal
Must see
Taj Mahal
4.7
Agra Fort
Must see
Agra Fort
4.5
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Architectural Building
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah
4.4

2
nights
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.
On the 6th (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of Rashtrapati Bhavan, then enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, then admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, and finally steep yourself in history at India Gate.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the New Delhi online travel planner.

You can drive from Agra to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in New Delhi, expect temperatures between 47°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in New Delhi

Highlights from your trip
Qutub Minar ©
Must see
Qutub Minar
4.5
Humayun's Tomb ©
World heritage site
Humayun's Tomb
4.6
India Gate ©
Historic Site
India Gate
4.2

6
nights
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.
Explore Leh's surroundings by going to Likir Gompa (in Likir) and Alchi Monastery (in Alchi). Spend the 9th (Thu) among lush scenery at Zanskar the Virgin Valley. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, don't miss a visit to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, pause for some photo ops at Shey Monastery, and admire the landmark architecture of Matho Gompa.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Leh travel planner.

You can fly from New Delhi to Leh in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Thiksey Monastery ©
Religious Site
Thiksey Monastery
4.6
Hall of Fame ©
Specialty Museum
Hall of Fame
4.7

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