5 days in New Delhi & Darjeeling Itinerary

5 days in New Delhi & Darjeeling Itinerary

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5 days in New Delhi & Darjeeling Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
1
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
2
Darjeeling
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, museums, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb, admire the striking features of Jama Masjid, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akshardham, and stroll around Lodhi Garden.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the New Delhi route planning app .

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. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Darjeeling.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

1
night
Darjeeling

Darjeeling ©
The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
Darjeeling Paragliding - Private Flights has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): get outside with Darjeeling Paragliding - Private Flights, then get to know the resident critters at Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Japanese Peace Pagoda.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Darjeeling travel planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from New Delhi to Darjeeling in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In December, daytime highs in Darjeeling are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Darjeeling

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Japanese Peace Pagoda ©
Japanese Peace Pagoda

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