5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

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5 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  2​h 45​min
1
Leh
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + subway + train:  5​h
2
Agra
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Jaipur
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Kovalam
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
End: New Delhi

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, then don't miss a visit to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, then take in the dramatic natural features at Magnetic Hill, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurdwara Pathar Sahib. Here are some ideas for day two: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then Head underground at Saspol Caves, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Leh vacation planning tool .

New Delhi to Leh is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Leh

Parks Adventure Tours
Highlights from your plan
Magnetic Hill ©
Magnetic Hill
River Rafting & Tubing
Saspol Caves ©
Saspol Caves

few
hours
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers and then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Agra tour itinerary tool .

Do a combination of flight and train from Leh to Agra in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, daytime highs in Agra are 46°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, then admire the landmark architecture of Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors), then explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Jaipur trip maker website .

You can drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June in Jaipur, expect temperatures between 47°C during the day and 32°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Spas Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Spas & Wellness
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

1
day
Kovalam

Kovalam ©
Famous for the groves of coconut trees from which it takes its name, Kovalam offers a long, white sandy beach on the Arabian Sea.
On the 9th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Hawa Beach, stroll through Lighthouse Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kovalam trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Kovalam takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Jaipur in June: high temperatures in Kovalam hover around 36°C and lows are around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Hawa Beach ©
Hawa Beach

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