6 days in New Delhi, Agra & Varanasi Itinerary

6 days in New Delhi, Agra & Varanasi Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chennai
Fly:  5 h
1
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Agra
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Varanasi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Chennai

2
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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Akshardham, take in the spiritual surroundings of Lotus Temple, contemplate the long history of Jahanara Begum's Tomb, and take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the New Delhi online holiday planner.

Chennai to New Delhi is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 47°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Akshardham ©
Akshardham
Food Tours

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Taj Gallery, then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, and then examine the collection at Imperial Wax Museum.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Agra trip planner.

Drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Agra, expect temperatures between 48°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Varanasi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Taj Gallery ©
Taj Gallery
Imperial Wax Museum ©
Imperial Wax Museum

2
nights
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Tue): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, explore the activities along Ganges River, and then admire the landmark architecture of Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Varanasi trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Agra to Varanasi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Varanasi can reach 47°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Varanasi

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

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