8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Cairo
Fly:  11 h
1
New Delhi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Jaipur
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  8 h 45 min
4
Gokarna
— 1 night
+2
Train + Taxi + Fly:  9 h 45 min
5
Hyderabad
— 1 day
Fly:  10 h
End: Cairo

1
night
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.
On the 9th (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Red Fort, then steep yourself in history at India Gate, and then admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our New Delhi travel route planner.

Cairo, Egypt to New Delhi is an approximately 11- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairo to New Delhi is 3.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in New Delhi are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate
Red Fort ©
Red Fort

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night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort and then make a trip to Taj Mahal.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Agra online road trip planner.

Drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal

2
nights
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 11th (Sat): see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, then admire the masterpieces at Gallery Artchill, then step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, and finally explore the world behind art at Jitesh Arts. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Jewels Lake Palace , Jaipur, take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur, and then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Gem Plaza.

To see photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Jaipur trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Agra to Jaipur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Agra, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jaipur, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Gokarna.

Things to do in Jaipur

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

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Gokarna

Gokarna ©
The small temple town of Gokarna has changed drastically in recent years.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Belekan beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Kudle Beach, stroll through Om Beach, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Shiva Cave.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Gokarna holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Jaipur to Gokarna takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hyderabad.

Things to do in Gokarna

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Om Beach ©
Om Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Shiva Cave ©
Shiva Cave

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day
Hyderabad

Hyderabad ©
Teeming with history and heritage, Hyderabad draws visitors from all over the world with its old Indo-Islamic buildings, forts, and museums.
On the 15th (Wed), hunt for treasures at Laad Bazaar and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Hyderabad online vacation planner.

Getting from Gokarna to Hyderabad by combination of train and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hyderabad

Shopping Historic Sites
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Laad Bazaar ©
Laad Bazaar
Birla Mandir ©
Birla Mandir

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