21 days in New York City & India Itinerary

21 days in New York City & India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New York City, United States
— 4 nights
2
Leh, India
— 3 nights
3
Bhubaneswar, India
— 1 night
4
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
— 2 nights
5
Jaipur, India
— 4 nights
6
Agra, India
— 4 nights

4
nights
New York City, United States

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read New York City trip itinerary planning app.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Leh.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

3
nights
Leh, India

The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Leh is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Basgo gompa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, make a trip to Temple at Sumda Chun, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

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Fly from New York City to Leh in 25 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Leh is 10.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Bhubaneswar.

Things to do in Leh

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
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River Rafting & Tubing
Basgo gompa ©
Basgo gompa
Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery

1
night
Bhubaneswar, India

Bhubaneswar ©
A major pilgrimage center for both Hindus and Buddhists, Bhubaneswar boasts a dazzling number of holy sites, temples, and shrines.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Brahmeshwara Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at MukteshwarTemple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapilesvara Temple, thenexplore the world behind art at Museum of Tribal Arts & Artifacts, and finally walk around Buddha Jayanti Park.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bhubaneswar travel route planner.

Fly from Leh to Bhubaneswar in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Kolkata (Calcutta).

Things to do in Bhubaneswar

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Brahmeshwara Temple ©
Brahmeshwara Temple
Museum of Tribal Arts & Artifacts ©
Museum of Tribal Arts & Artifacts
MukteshwarTemple ©
MukteshwarTemple

2
nights
Kolkata (Calcutta), India

Nestled on the banks of the Hooghly River, Kolkata is a booming metropolis, India's second largest city, and the country's cultural hub, known for being the birthplace of major artistic and literary movements.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): look for gifts at Kumartuli, thendon't miss a visit to BBD Bagh, thenget a new perspective on nature at Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar), and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): make a trip to College Street (Boi Para), thencapture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at South Park Street Cemetery, and finally indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kolkata (Calcutta) day trip website.

You can fly from Bhubaneswar to Kolkata (Calcutta) in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Tours Museums Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar) ©
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar)
College Street (Boi Para) ©
College Street (Boi Para)

4
nights
Jaipur, India

Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
Jaipur is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, stop by Silverfish Jewels & Art, stroll through Elefun, and see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur.

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Fly from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Jaipur in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Jaipur when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in October, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Tours Wildlife Parks
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Walking tours
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

4
nights
Agra, India

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Agra is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Taj Mahal, take in the spiritual surroundings of Soami Bagh, don't miss a visit to Jahangir Mahal, and explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Agra trip planning site.

Getting from Jaipur to Agra by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

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