23 days in North India Itinerary

23 days in North India Itinerary

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23 days in North India Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
+2
Fly + bus + train:  6​h
1
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
2
Manali
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Leh
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Hunder
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
6
Kargil
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 30​min
7
Kaza
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
8
Badrinath
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
9
Uttarkashi
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
10
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Hyderabad

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): admire the striking features of Taj Mahal.

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Hyderabad to Agra is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Hyderabad in January, things will get slightly colder in Agra: highs are around 22°C and lows about 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Manali.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Saha Burj ©
Saha Burj

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Get some historical perspective at Hidimba Devi Temple and Gauri Shankar Temple. Step out of the city life by going to Solang Valley and Jogini Waterfall. Step out of Manali with an excursion to Chanderkhani Pass in Naggar--about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Beas River, take a memorable drive along Hampta, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Siyali Mahadev Temple.

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Getting from Agra to Manali by combination of train, flight, and taxi takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kullu, Chanderkhani Pass
Highlights from your plan
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hampta ©
Hampta
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Rajpath and Raj Ghat. Humayun's Tomb and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at India Gate, stroll through Akshardham, appreciate the extensive heritage of Lodhi Garden, and don't miss a visit to Naqqar Khana.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our New Delhi online itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Manali to New Delhi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. In January, daytime highs in New Delhi are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Rajpath ©
Rajpath
Raj Ghat ©
Raj Ghat

4
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Khardung La and Markha Valley. Get in touch with nature at River Rafting & Tubing and Changla Pass. Spend the 4th (Mon) among lush scenery at Zanskar the Virgin Valley. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Shanti Stupa and hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Leh road trip planning website .

You can fly from New Delhi to Leh in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hunder.

Things to do in Leh

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Ladakh
Highlights from your plan
Khardung La ©
Khardung La
Shanti Stupa ©
Shanti Stupa
River Rafting & Tubing

1
night
Hunder

Hunder ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hundur Monastery, then appreciate the views at Nubra Valley, and then take in the awesome beauty at Yarab Tso Lake.

Before you visit Hunder, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Leh to Hunder by car takes about 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Kargil.

Things to do in Hunder

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yarab Tso Lake, Hundur Monastery, Nubra Valley
Highlights from your plan
Nubra Valley ©
Nubra Valley
Hundur Monastery
Hundur Monastery

1
night
Kargil

Kargil ©
On the 7th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Indus River and then explore the activities along Jhelum River. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum of Central Asian and Kargil Trade Artifacts, don't miss a visit to Hunderman village, take in the spiritual surroundings of Phuktal Monastery, then contemplate the waterfront views at Karste River, and finally appreciate the views at Suru Valley.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kargil trip planner.

You can drive from Hunder to Kargil in 9 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Kaza.

Things to do in Kargil

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jammu and Kashmir, Suru Valley
Highlights from your plan
Jhelum River ©
Jhelum River
Suru Valley ©
Suru Valley

1
night
Kaza

Kaza ©
Kaza, is the sub-divisional headquarter of Spiti Valley in the district of Lahaul & Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. Its located at 3600 ASL and is a cold desert. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Komic Monastery, admire the landmark architecture of Sakya Tangyud Monastery, don't miss a visit to Komick Village, then wander the streets of Hikkim, and finally don't miss a visit to Langza. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley, then make a trip to Kibber Village, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Key Monastery.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Kaza trip maker app .

Drive from Kargil to Kaza in 18 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Badrinath.

Things to do in Kaza

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lahaul and Spiti District, Spiti Valley
Highlights from your plan
Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Key Monastery ©
Key Monastery
Komic Monastery ©
Komic Monastery

1
night
Badrinath

Badrinath ©
Badrinath is a holy town and a nagar panchayat in Chamoli district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. On the 11th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Vasudhara Falls and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Badrinath Ji Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Valley of Flowers National Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Badrinath day trip planning app .

Drive from Kaza to Badrinath in 27 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Uttarkashi.

Things to do in Badrinath

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Valley of Flowers National Park
Highlights from your plan
Vasudhara Falls ©
Vasudhara Falls
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple ©
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple
Valley of Flowers National Park ©
Valley of Flowers National Park

1
night
Uttarkashi

Uttarkashi ©
Uttarkashi, meaning Kashi of the north, is a town in Uttarakhand, India. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): explore the activities along Nachiketa Tal, look for all kinds of wild species at Govind Pashu Vihar Wildlife Sanctuary, and then explore the activities along Dodi Tal Lake. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gangotri National Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Uttarkashi trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Badrinath to Uttarkashi by car takes about 11.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Uttarkashi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Govind Pashu Vihar Wildlife Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Govind Pashu Vihar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Gangotri National Park ©
Gangotri National Park
Nachiketa Tal ©
Nachiketa Tal

2
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh ©
Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): Head underground at Vashishta Gufa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chandi Devi Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri. Here are some ideas for day two: push the limits with an extreme tour, then take in the views from Ram Jhula, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Rishikesh online road trip planner .

You can drive from Uttarkashi to Rishikesh in 5.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Haridwar
Highlights from your plan
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Chandi Devi Temple ©
Chandi Devi Temple
Vashishta Gufa ©
Vashishta Gufa

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