8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Train:  2​h 15​min
1
Vrindavan
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Mathura
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Fatehpur Sikri
— 1 night
Train:  1​h 15​min
4
Agra
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

1
night
Vrindavan

Vrindavan ©
The holy town of Vrindavan marks the place where the Hindu deity Krishna is said to have spent his childhood.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Radha Damodar Temple, explore the activities along Radha Kund Lake, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Priyakant Ju Mandir. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Madan Mohan Temple and then get outside with The Sacred Lake Kusum Sarovar.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Vrindavan trip simple and quick.

New Delhi to Vrindavan is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from New Delhi in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Vrindavan, with lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Mathura.

Things to do in Vrindavan

Outdoors Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Radha Kund Lake
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Radha Damodar Temple ©
Radha Damodar Temple
Madan Mohan Temple ©
Madan Mohan Temple
Radha Kund Lake ©
Radha Kund Lake

3
nights
Mathura

Mathura ©
Split by the sacred Yamuna River, Mathura's claim to fame is being the birthplace of Krishna, the widely revered Hindu god.
Escape the urban bustle at Radha Kund and Elephant Conservation & Care Center. Sri Krishna Janmasthan and Barsana Shri Radha Rani Temple will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dwarkadhish Temple.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Mathura trip planner .

Mathura is very close to Vrindavan. Traveling from Vrindavan in April, plan for little chillier nights in Mathura, with lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Fatehpur Sikri.

Things to do in Mathura

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Barsana Shri Radha Rani Temple ©
Barsana Shri Radha Rani Temple
Krishna Janmasthan Temple Complex ©
Krishna Janmasthan Temple Complex
Kusum Sarovar ©
Kusum Sarovar

1
night
Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri ©
Fatehpur Sikri is a town in the Agra District of Uttar Pradesh, India. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): make a trip to Diwan-I-Khas, don't miss a visit to Lotus Throne, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dargah of Hzrt Saleem Chisti, then don't miss a visit to Jodhabai Palace, and finally make a trip to Panch Mahal - Fatehpur Sikri.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Fatehpur Sikri trip planner .

Getting from Mathura to Fatehpur Sikri by car takes about 2 hours. April in Fatehpur Sikri sees daily highs of 44°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Fatehpur Sikri

Historic Sites
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Lotus Throne ©
Lotus Throne
Diwan-I-Khas ©
Diwan-I-Khas
Jodhabai Palace ©
Jodhabai Palace

2
nights
Agra

Agra ©
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): admire the striking features of Vaishnu Devi Mandir, examine the collection at Spiritual Museum, and then stop by Marble Handicrafts Agra. Keep things going the next day: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, then admire the architecture and history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, and then contemplate the long history of Tomb of Akbar the Great.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Agra online day trip planner .

You can drive from Fatehpur Sikri to Agra in an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 44°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours Shopping

Side Trips

Tomb of Akbar the Great, Vaishnu Devi Mandir
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Marble Handicrafts Agra ©
Marble Handicrafts Agra
Tomb of Akbar the Great ©
Tomb of Akbar the Great
Spiritual Museum ©
Spiritual Museum

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