15 days in India Itinerary

15 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chennai
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Jaipur
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Amritsar
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
3
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Manali
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
5
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Agra
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  7 h
End: Chennai

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.
Jaipur is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, identify plant and animal life at EleSafari, make a trip to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Jaipur journey website.

Chennai to Jaipur is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Chennai in March, Jaipur is slightly colder at night with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Amritsar.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Guru Ka Mahal, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Jallianwala Bagh, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Harmandir Sahib. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Ramsar Sahib and then appreciate the history behind Serai Amanat Khan.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Amritsar online tour itinerary maker.

You can fly from Jaipur to Amritsar in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In March, Amritsar is slightly colder than Jaipur - with highs of 30°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Shimla.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh
Food Tours

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): don't miss a visit to The Ridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, don't miss a visit to The Mall, then deepen your understanding at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, and finally admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge.

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Traveling by car from Amritsar to Shimla takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, get outside with Outdoor Activities, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, and contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Manali road trip planning website.

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Hampta
Highlights from your plan
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

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: take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar, admire the striking features of Rashtrapati Bhavan, steep yourself in history at India Gate, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan).

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the New Delhi vacation website.

Traveling by flight from Manali to New Delhi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. In March, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

2
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 15th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, then admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal, and then admire the striking features of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then stop by The Warehouse of Gifts & Souvenirs, and then admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Agra online itinerary planner.

Getting from New Delhi to Agra by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Agra

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

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