5 days in North India Itinerary

5 days in North India Itinerary

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Fly
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New Delhi
— 1 night
Drive
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Agra
— 2 nights
Fly
3
Varanasi
— 1 night
Fly

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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 9th (Wed), look for gifts at People Tree and then hunt for treasures at Chandni Chowk. On the next day, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read New Delhi trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to New Delhi is an approximately 6-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Dubai to New Delhi. In December, New Delhi is little chillier than Dubai - with highs of 27°C and lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Shopping

2
nights
Agra

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 11th (Fri), admire the striking features of Agra Fort, stop by Mughal Carpet, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): admire the striking features of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, and then see the interesting displays at Imperial Wax Museum.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Agra trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Varanasi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Shopping · Spas · Museums

1
night
Varanasi

Spiritual Capital of India

A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
On the 13th (Sun), look for gifts at Silk Veg Boutique, view the masterpieces at Ruchika Art Gallery, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Varanasi trip builder tool.

Fly from Agra to Varanasi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December in Varanasi, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Varanasi

Shopping · Museums · Spas