4 days in North India Itinerary

4 days in North India Itinerary

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4 days in North India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
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New Delhi
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
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Agra
— 1 night
+2
train + subway + Fly:  5​h
3
Leh
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  3​h
4
Shimla
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​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.
On the 22nd (Sun), take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar, admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, and then steep yourself in history at India Gate.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read New Delhi trip itinerary builder tool .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to New Delhi. In December in New Delhi, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Agra.

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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 23rd (Mon), don't miss a visit to Agra Fort, then admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal, and then admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Agra online tour itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in December, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Leh.

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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Jahangir Mahal ©
Jahangir Mahal

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shanti Stupa, and then stop by De Pashmina Emporium.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Leh day trip tool .

Do a combination of train and flight from Agra to Leh in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Shimla.

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River Rafting & Tubing
Shanti Stupa ©
Shanti Stupa
De Pashmina Emporium ©
De Pashmina Emporium

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Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 25th (Wed), deepen your understanding at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and then make a trip to The Ridge.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Shimla online tour itinerary builder .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Leh to Shimla in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and taxi; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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Christ Church ©
Christ Church
The Ridge ©
The Ridge
Indian Institute of Advanced Study
Indian Institute of Advanced Study

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