11 days in North India Itinerary

11 days in North India Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Manali
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
2
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Agra
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Leh
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
New Delhi
— 3 nights
End: New Delhi

1
night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Manu Temple, and then admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Manali tour itinerary maker app.

New Delhi to Manali is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Manu Temple ©
Manu Temple

1
night
Dharamsala

The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Dharamsala road trip planner.

Getting from Manali to Dharamsala by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Spas
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Spas & Wellness

2
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): look for gifts at Marble Cottage and then stop by Sanskriti's Imperial Gems. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, and then take in the exciting artwork at Subhash Emporium.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Agra route planner.

Fly from Dharamsala to Agra in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In May in Agra, expect temperatures between 48°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Subhash Emporium ©
Subhash Emporium

3
nights
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Shanti Stupa and Manjushri Lha-Khang. Head to Zanskar Arts and Evergreen Arts Emporiumfor some retail therapy. Step out of Leh with an excursion to Hazara Arts in Srinagar--about 7h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: get outside with Khardung La, look for gifts at Himalayan Pashmina Shawls, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Serzang Temple, and admire the striking features of Leh Royal Palace.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Leh travel route planning app.

You can fly from Agra to Leh in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Leh

Shopping Historic Sites Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Hazara Arts, Khardung La
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Shanti Stupa ©
Shanti Stupa
Khardung La ©
Khardung La
Serzang Temple ©
Serzang Temple

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.
Head to The Great India Place and Luv Indiyafor plenty of shopping. Discover out-of-the-way places like Hauz Khas Village and Ambience Mall. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Red Fort, browse the eclectic array of goods at Dilli Haat, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and steep yourself in history at India Gate.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our New Delhi online travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Leh to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. May in New Delhi sees daily highs of 47°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

The Great India Place, Ambience Mall
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The Great India Place ©
The Great India Place
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Hauz Khas Village ©
Hauz Khas Village

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