8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
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New Delhi
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Amritsar
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
New Delhi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Mathura
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
New Delhi
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
6
Haridwar
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
7
New Delhi
— 2 nights
End: New Delhi

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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 6th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Lodhi Garden, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Lotus Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan).

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If you are flying in from Mauritius, the closest major airport is Indira Gandhi International Airport. In November, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Amritsar.

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Lotus Temple ©
Lotus Temple
Lodhi Garden ©
Lodhi Garden

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Amritsar

Amritsar ©
A holy city, Amritsar stands as the spiritual and cultural capital of Sikhism, and the location of the religion's most revered and holiest shrine.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then admire the landmark architecture of Akal Takht, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Harmandir Sahib, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Durgiana Temple. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Gobindgarh Fort, take in nature's colorful creations at Jallianwala Bagh, and then stop by India House.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Amritsar trip itinerary planning tool .

You can fly from New Delhi to Amritsar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from New Delhi in November since evenings lows in Amritsar dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to New Delhi.

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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh
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New Delhi

New Delhi
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Traveling by flight from Amritsar to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll set off for Mathura on the 9th (Sat).

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Mathura

Mathura ©
Split by the sacred Yamuna River, Mathura's claim to fame is being the birthplace of Krishna, the widely revered Hindu god.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple Complex, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banke Bihari Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham, then take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Vrindavan, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Krishna Janmasthan Temple Complex.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Mathura attractions tool .

Getting from New Delhi to Mathura by car takes about 3 hours. In November in Mathura, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to New Delhi.

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Vrindavan
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Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham ©
Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham
ISKCON Vrindavan ©
ISKCON Vrindavan
Krishna Janmasthan Temple Complex ©

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New Delhi

New Delhi
To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, read New Delhi day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Mathura to New Delhi takes 3 hours. You'll set off for Haridwar on the 10th (Sun).

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Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
On the 10th (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Swami Vivekanand Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Haridwar.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Haridwar trip itinerary planner .

Getting from New Delhi to Haridwar by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Swami Vivekanand Park ©
Swami Vivekanand Park

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New Delhi

New Delhi ©
See some other sides of New Delhi: stroll through Humayun's Tomb, take in nature's colorful creations at Akshardham, steep yourself in history at India Gate, and make a trip to Delhi.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read New Delhi day trip tool .

You can fly from Haridwar to New Delhi in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

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