7 days in New Delhi, Agra & Shimla Itinerary

7 days in New Delhi, Agra & Shimla Itinerary

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7 days in New Delhi, Agra & Shimla Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
New Delhi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Agra
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
Shimla
— 1 day
taxi + Fly:  8​h
End: Chennai

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): browse the eclectic array of goods at Dilli Haat and then wander the streets of Hauz Khas Village. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, then stop by Meher Chand Market, then hunt for treasures at Chandni Chowk, and finally stop by People Tree.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the New Delhi tour itinerary maker tool .

Chennai (Madras) to New Delhi is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Chandni Chowk ©
Chandni Chowk
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Hauz Khas Village ©
Hauz Khas Village

4
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Spiritual Museum and Subhash Emporium. Head to Nakkashi Gems And Handicrafts and Kalra's Cottage Industryfor plenty of shopping. Go for a jaunt from Agra to Bharatpur to see Keoladeo National Park about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Taj Mahal, explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, stop by Taj Leather World, and buy something for everyone on your list at Saket Mall.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Agra tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Agra sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Agra

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Keoladeo National Park
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park

1
day
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 22nd (Wed), make a trip to The Mall and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla tour planner .

Do a combination of train and flight from Agra to Shimla in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall

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