22 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

22 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

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22 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  19​h
1
Jaipur
— 8 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Agra
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
New Delhi
— 6 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

8
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, wildlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, identify plant and animal life at Make Bike Trip, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Jaipur trip builder .

Melbourne, Australia to Jaipur is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to India Standard Time is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in September, things will get warmer in Jaipur: highs are around 41°C and lows about 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

7
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Agra is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, make a trip to Jahangir Mahal, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Agra road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Agra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive 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

6
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, shopping, parks, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lotus Temple, explore the historical opulence of Red Fort (Lal Quila), and contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi vacation builder tool .

You can drive from Agra to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in New Delhi are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

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