6 days in India Itinerary

6 days in India Itinerary

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6 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  8​h
1
Gaya
— Few hours
Drive:  6​h 45​min
2
Varanasi
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h
3
Chitrakoot
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Ayodhya
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Lucknow
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  9​h
6
Rudra Prayag
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

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Gaya

Gaya
Gaya is a city of ancient historical and mythological significance. For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Gaya trip planner .

Bengaluru to Gaya is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Bengaluru in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Gaya, with lows around 19°C. You'll set off for Varanasi on the 5th (Tue).

Things to do in Gaya

Historic Sites Parks Nature

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Varanasi

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Rajendraprasad Ghat, then don't miss a visit to Dasaswamedh Ghat, then contemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find out how to plan a trip to Varanasi, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Gaya to Varanasi takes 6 hours. March in Varanasi sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chitrakoot.

Things to do in Varanasi

Parks Tours Nature
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Dasaswamedh Ghat ©
Dasaswamedh Ghat

1
night
Chitrakoot

Chitrakoot ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamtaji Temple, then Head underground at Gupt Godavari Caves, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamadgiri Temple.

To plan Chitrakoot vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Drive from Varanasi to Chitrakoot in 6 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Chitrakoot can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ayodhya.

Things to do in Chitrakoot

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Gupt Godavari ©
Gupt Godavari
Kamadgiri Temple ©
Kamadgiri Temple

1
night
Ayodhya

Ayodhya ©
Ayodhya, also known as Saketa, is an ancient city of India, believed to be the birthplace of Rama and setting of the epic Ramayana. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Swarg Dwar, make a trip to Sri Maniram das Chavani, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Hanuman Garhi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kanak Bhavan Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ramjanamabhoomi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Military Temple.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ayodhya tour planner .

Traveling by car from Chitrakoot to Ayodhya takes 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lucknow.

Things to do in Ayodhya

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Faizabad
Highlights from your plan
Kanak Bhavan Temple ©
Kanak Bhavan Temple
The Hanuman Garhi ©
The Hanuman Garhi

1
night
Lucknow

Lucknow ©
A traditionally cultural city with peculiar architecture and a blend of civilizations, Lucknow offers popular sightseeing of a number of historic monuments.
On the 9th (Sat), take a stroll through Hazratganj, admire the landmark architecture of Bara Imambara, then steep yourself in history at Rumi Darwaza, then admire the landmark architecture of Chhota Imambara, and finally see the interesting displays at The Residency.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Lucknow route site .

Traveling by car from Ayodhya to Lucknow takes 3 hours. March in Lucknow sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rudra Prayag.

Things to do in Lucknow

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Hazratganj ©
Hazratganj
Bara Imambara ©
Bara Imambara
The Residency ©
The Residency

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Rudra Prayag

Rudra Prayag ©
Rudra Prayag sits at the confluence of two rivers and offers access to several notable temples.
To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rudra Prayag attractions planner.

Explore your travel options from Lucknow to Rudra Prayag with the Route module. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Rudra Prayag

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kalpeshwar Mandir ©
Kalpeshwar Mandir

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