16 days in North India & Chandigarh Itinerary

16 days in North India & Chandigarh Itinerary

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Manali
— 3 nights
2
Chandigarh
— 2 nights
3
Leh
— 3 nights
4
Agra
— 3 nights
5
New Delhi
— 4 nights

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, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gayatri Temple, explore the fascinating underground world of Arjun Gufa, and fly down the slopes at Solang Nullah.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Manali day trip planning website.

Male, Maldives to Manali is an approximately 14-hour combination of ferry and flight. The time zone difference moving from Maldives Time (MVT) to India Standard Time (IST) is 0.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Manali

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

2
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): examine the collection at Government Museum and Art Gallery, then explore the activities along Sukhna Lake, then see the interesting displays at Museum Maison Jeanneret, and finally walk around The Rock Garden of Chandigarh. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ The King Cathedral, then trek along Chandigarh Fitness Trail & Flower Garden, then get a sense of history and politics at Capitol Complex Tourist Centre, and finally don't miss a visit to Urban Theka.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Chandigarh trip builder tool.

Getting from Manali to Chandigarh by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks · Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh ©
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh
Government Museum and Art Gallery ©
Government Museum and Art Gallery
Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake

3
nights
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.
Leh is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, stop by De Pashmina Emporium, and don't miss a visit to Kalachakra Stupa.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Leh online road trip planner.

You can fly from Chandigarh to Leh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa
Samstanling Monastery
Samstanling Monastery

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 landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, look for gifts at Taj Gallery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildlife SoS Bear Sanctuary.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Agra online day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Leh to Agra takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In March in Agra, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

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

4
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.
Spend the 30th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb, take in nature's colorful creations at Akshardham, steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and don't miss a visit to Jahanara Begum's Tomb.

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Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in New Delhi, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

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