17 days in India Itinerary

17 days in India Itinerary

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17 days in India Itinerary

Start: Belo Horizonte
Fly:  56​h
1
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Agra
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h
3
Khajuraho
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
4
Varanasi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Rishikesh
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
6
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  31​h
End: Belo Horizonte

2
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Amber Palace and Jaigarh Fort. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like City Palace of Jaipur and St Andrews Church. There's lots more to do: see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, admire the striking features of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, browse the exhibits of Nahargarh Fort, and explore the world behind art at Jitesh Arts.

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Belo Horizonte, Brazil to Jaipur is an approximately 32-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time to India Standard Time is 8 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Belo Horizonte in April; daily highs in Jaipur reach 44°C and lows reach 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

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

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Taj Mahal and Gurudwara Guru ka Tal. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Agra Fort and Balkeshwar Mandir. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Bageshwarnath Temple, admire the architecture and history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, pause for some serene contemplation at St. George's Cathedral, and admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Agra vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Agra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 44°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Khajuraho.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Gurudwara Guru ka Tal ©
Gurudwara Guru ka Tal

1
night
Khajuraho

Khajuraho ©
Most visitors come to Khajuraho to see the 1,000-year-old erotic rock carvings at a cluster of World Heritage-listed Hindu and Jain temples.
On the 13th (Mon), admire the striking features of Devi Jagdamba Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chitragupta Temple, admire the striking features of Kandariya Mahadev Temple, then admire the striking features of Lakshmana Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Varaha Temple, and finally examine the collection at Dhubela Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Khajuraho day trip planning app .

Fly from Agra to Khajuraho in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Varanasi.

Things to do in Khajuraho

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Chitragupta Temple ©
Chitragupta Temple
Khajuraho ©
Khajuraho
Devi Jagdamba Temple ©
Devi Jagdamba Temple

2
nights
Varanasi

Varanasi ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banaras Ghats, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sankat Mochan Temple, examine the collection at Bharat Kala Bhavan, admire the striking features of Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple (Golden Temple), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sarnath, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bindu Madhav Temple.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Varanasi trip itinerary website .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Khajuraho to Varanasi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April in Varanasi, expect temperatures between 45°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Varanasi

Historic Sites Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Sarnath ©
Sarnath
Banaras Ghats ©
Banaras Ghats
Bharat Kala Bhavan ©
Bharat Kala Bhavan

1
night
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
On the 16th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and finally snap pictures at Ram Jhula.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rishikesh road trip planning website .

Fly from Varanasi to Rishikesh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Adventure Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Triveni Ghat Sri Saneeshwara Navagraha Temple
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Triveni Ghat ©
Triveni Ghat

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.
Get some cultural insight at Humayun's Tomb and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. Get some historical perspective at India Gate and Red Fort (Lal Quila). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Akshardham, take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), make a trip to Qutub Minar, and get to know the fascinating history of Lodhi Garden.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New Delhi online road trip planner .

You can fly from Rishikesh to New Delhi in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 43°C in April, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate

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