5 days in Agra & Mathura Itinerary

5 days in Agra & Mathura Itinerary

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5 days in Agra & Mathura Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Agra
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Mathura
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Spiritual Museum and New Nice Marble Art & Handicrafts. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. Take a break from Agra with a short trip to Keoladeo National Park in Bharatpur, about 1h 20 min away. There's lots more to do: stop by Taj Gallery, view the masterpieces at U.P Handicrafts Development Center, identify plant and animal life at Sur Sarovar Bird Sanctuary, and explore the galleries of Agra Art Gallery.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Agra journey planner.

New Delhi to Agra is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Mathura.

Things to do in Agra

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Keoladeo National Park
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park

1
night
Mathura

Mathura ©
Split by the sacred Yamuna River, Mathura's claim to fame is being the birthplace of Krishna, the widely revered Hindu god.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banke Bihari Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Vrindavan, then see the interesting displays at Government Museum Mathura, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple Complex, and finally don't miss a visit to Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Mathura online day trip planner .

Getting from Agra to Mathura by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August in Mathura, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mathura

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vrindavan
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Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham ©
Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham
Banke Bihari Temple ©
Banke Bihari Temple
ISKCON Vrindavan ©
ISKCON Vrindavan

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