17 days in Agra, New Delhi & Haridwar Itinerary

17 days in Agra, New Delhi & Haridwar Itinerary

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17 days in Agra, New Delhi & Haridwar Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
+2
Fly + taxi + train:  7​h 15​min
1
Agra
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
New Delhi
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Haridwar
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

5
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Agra Fort and Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Spiritual Museum and Taj Mahal. Change things up with a short trip to Keoladeo National Park in Bharatpur (about 1h 20 min away). Spend the 19th (Sat) on the rails with a train tour. And it doesn't end there: take in the exciting artwork at Taj Gallery, make a trip to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and browse the exhibits of U.P Handicrafts Development Center.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Agra trip maker website .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Agra is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Agra when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in October, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Museums Shopping Tours

Side Trip

Keoladeo National Park
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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park

5
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.
Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Safaris. Popular historic sites such as Humayun's Tomb and Red Fort (Lal Quila) are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Gandhi Smriti, contemplate the long history of India Gate, admire the natural beauty at Akshardham, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lotus Temple.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our New Delhi online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Agra to New Delhi by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Haridwar.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Wildlife Outdoors
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate
Red Fort (Lal Quila) ©
Red Fort (Lal Quila)

5
nights
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Visiting River Rafting & Tubing and Chilla Wildlife Sanctuary will get you outdoors. Get some historical perspective at Shri Badrinath Ji Temple and Kamraj-ki-Kali Temple. Explore Haridwar's surroundings by going to Rishikesh (Triveni Ghat, Cooking Masala, & more). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, take in the pleasant sights at Birla Ghat, and take in nature's colorful creations at Swami Vivekanand Park.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Haridwar online visit planner .

Fly from New Delhi to Haridwar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Rishikesh, Shri Badrinath Ji Temple, Rajaji Retreat
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
River Rafting & Tubing
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple ©
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple

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