8 days in North India Itinerary

8 days in North India Itinerary

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8 days in North India Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  10​h 45​min
3
Sangla
— 1 day
Drive:  9​h 30​min
4
Leh
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
End: Pune

3
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.
Humayun's Tomb and Hauz Khas Village are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Akshardham, take a stroll through Karol Bagh, contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and stop by Aap Ki Pasand Sancha Tea Shop.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the New Delhi road trip planning site .

Pune to New Delhi is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 45°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Red Fort (Lal Quila) ©
Red Fort (Lal Quila)

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 10th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, don't miss a visit to Taj Mahal, and then contemplate the long history of Shah Burj.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Agra driving holiday website .

Getting from New Delhi to Agra by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. June in Agra sees daily highs of 46°C and lows of 32°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Sangla.

Things to do in Agra

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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Saha Burj ©
Saha Burj

1
day
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take a stroll through Rakcham and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chitkul.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Sangla trip planner .

Getting from Agra to Sangla by car takes about 17 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Sangla

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Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Rakcham ©
Rakcham

1
night
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Phyang Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurdwara Pathar Sahib, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spituk Monastery, then see the interesting displays at Stok Palace Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shanti Stupa, then admire the landmark architecture of Leh Royal Palace, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Magnetic Hill.

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You can drive from Sangla to Leh in 19.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Hall of Fame ©
Hall of Fame
Stok Palace Museum ©
Stok Palace Museum

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