8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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1
Jaipur
— 2 nights
2
Agra
— 2 nights
3
New Delhi
— 2 nights

2
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Jaipur

Jaipur
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, thenexplore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, and then admire the striking features of Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors). On your second day here, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, thenexplore the historical opulence of Jal Mahal, and finally identify plant and animal life at EleSafari.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Jaipur online holiday builder.

Philadelphia, USA to Jaipur is an approximately 23-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Philadelphia to Jaipur is 10.5 hours. In September, Jaipur is a bit warmer than Philadelphia - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, and then admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal. On the next day, admire the striking features of Taj Mahal and then tour the old-fashioned way with a train tour.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Agra driving holiday planning app.

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 September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Rail Tours

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): steep yourself in history at India Gate, admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Akshardham. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Qutub Minar.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New Delhi online trip maker.

You can drive from Agra to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in New Delhi are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 8th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

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