3 days in New Delhi & Rishikesh Itinerary

3 days in New Delhi & Rishikesh Itinerary

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3 days in New Delhi & Rishikesh Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
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New Delhi
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
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Rishikesh
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb, then steep yourself in history at India Gate, and finally examine the collection at National Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), then explore the historical opulence of Red Fort (Lal Quila), and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Akshardham.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi trip itinerary builder website .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to New Delhi. In February, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Rishikesh.

Things to do in New Delhi

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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

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Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): pick up some local products at Cooking Masala, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Sachcha Akhileshwar Mahadev Temple, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Rishikesh driving holiday website .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from New Delhi to Rishikesh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

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River Rafting & Tubing
Cooking Masala ©
Cooking Masala
Shri Sachcha Akhileshwar Mahadev Temple ©

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