13 days in New Delhi & Chennai Itinerary

13 days in New Delhi & Chennai Itinerary

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Start: Atlanta
Fly:  20 h 15 min
1
New Delhi
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h
2
Chennai
— 4 nights
Fly:  22 h 30 min
End: Atlanta

5
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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, and contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read New Delhi trip planner.

Atlanta, USA to New Delhi is an approximately 20.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of subway and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to India Standard Time (IST) is 10.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Atlanta in November: high temperatures in New Delhi hover around 83°F and lows are around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Chennai.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Food Tours
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar

4
nights
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mahabalipuram (Varaha Cave Temple, Shore Temple, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapaleeshwarar Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Thome Church, have some family-friendly fun at Kartwheel, and admire the natural beauty at The Theosophical Society.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Chennai trip planner.

Fly from New Delhi to Chennai in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Chennai when traveling from New Delhi in November, with lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Mahabalipuram
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 15:
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Shore Temple ©
Shore Temple
Pancha Rathas ©
Pancha Rathas
Mahishasuramardini Cave ©
Mahishasuramardini Cave

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