12 days in North India Itinerary

12 days in North India Itinerary

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12 days in North India Itinerary

Start: Jerusalem
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Agra
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Kullu
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Manali
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Jerusalem

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): hunt for treasures at Dilli Haat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): browse the different shops at DLF Mall Of India and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our New Delhi itinerary planner.

Jerusalem, Israel to New Delhi is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of bus, train, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time to India Standard Time is 3 hours. In August, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

DLF Mall Of India
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DLF Mall Of India ©
DLF Mall Of India
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Dilli Haat ©
Dilli Haat

1
day
Agra

Agra ©
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 8th (Wed), stop by Marble Cottage, look for gifts at Nakkashi Gems And Handicrafts, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dayal Bagh.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Agra travel site .

Drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Agra

Shopping Historic Sites
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Marble Cottage ©
Marble Cottage
Dayal Bagh ©
Dayal Bagh

1
night
Dharamsala

The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Dharamsala online travel route planner .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Agra to Dharamsala in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. On the 9th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Spas
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Spas & Wellness

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nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Hanogi Mata Temple and then appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagatipatt Temple and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot Water Spring.

For reviews and more tourist information, refer to the Kullu route builder website .

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Kullu takes 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Manali.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Hot Water Spring ©
Hot Water Spring
Hanogi Mata Temple ©
Hanogi Mata Temple

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Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Rani Nala, explore the activities along Beas Kund, then explore the activities along Beas River, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Manali day trip website .

Traveling by car from Kullu to Manali takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Hampta
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Hampta ©
Hampta
Beas Kund ©
Beas Kund
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

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New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): wander the streets of Hauz Khas Village, then buy something for everyone on your list at Ambience Mall, and then buy something for everyone on your list at DLF Mall Of India.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read New Delhi travel route builder site .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Manali to New Delhi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Shopping Neighborhoods Fun & Games

Side Trips

DLF Mall Of India, Ambience Mall
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DLF Mall Of India ©
DLF Mall Of India
Hauz Khas Village ©
Hauz Khas Village
Ambience Mall ©
Ambience Mall

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