8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Vadodara
Fly:  3​h
1
New Delhi
— 1 night
train:  4​h 30​min
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Manali
— 2 nights
train:  7​h 30​min
4
New Delhi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
New Delhi
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h
End: Vadodara

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.
Hazrat Nizamuddin Darga has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb, and then make a trip to Hazrat Nizamuddin Darga.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the New Delhi travel route planner.

Vadodara to New Delhi is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Hazrat Nizamuddin Darga ©
Hazrat Nizamuddin Darga

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Reserve Forest Sanctuary as well as Green Valley. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): make a trip to The Mall, then appreciate the views at Green Valley, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Craignano, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to The Ridge, delve into the lush surroundings at Reserve Forest Sanctuary, then admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and finally stroll around Annandale Ground.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla route builder tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from New Delhi to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Craignano
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
The Mall ©
The Mall

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 9th (Tue), take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, then admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cruise along Rohtang Pass and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Keylong.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Manali online route builder .

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 11th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall

1
night
New Delhi

New Delhi
To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our New Delhi itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Manali to New Delhi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. On the 12th (Fri), you'll travel to Agra.

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1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Play Safari has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, and then let little ones run wild at Play Safari.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Agra trip itinerary maker site .

Drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Agra, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 31°C at night. You will leave for New Delhi on the 13th (Sat).

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Play Safari ©
Play Safari
Agra Fort
Agra Fort

few
hours
New Delhi

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

Getting from Agra to New Delhi by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. On the 13th (Sat), you're off tohome.

Things to do in New Delhi

Tours Shopping Transportation

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