8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hyderabad
— 1 day
2
New Delhi
— 1 night
3
Agra
— 3 nights
4
Nainital
— 1 night
5
Haridwar
— 1 night
6
Rishikesh
— 1 night

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Hyderabad

Hyderabad ©
Teeming with history and heritage, Hyderabad draws visitors from all over the world with its old Indo-Islamic buildings, forts, and museums.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Jalagam Vengal Rao Park and then find something for the whole family at Ramoji Film City.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Hyderabad online driving holiday planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Hyderabad. In December in Hyderabad, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Hyderabad

Theme Parks · Nature · Parks
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Ramoji Film City ©
Ramoji Film City
Jalagam Vengal Rao Park ©
Jalagam Vengal Rao Park

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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 24th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan).

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read New Delhi online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Hyderabad to New Delhi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, New Delhi is a bit cooler than Hyderabad - with highs of 27°C and lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan) ©
Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan)

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kids will enjoy Taj Mahal and Dayal Bagh. When in Agra, make a side trip to see Keoladeo National Park in Bharatpur, approximately Bharatpur away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Agra Fort, admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal, browse the exhibits of Taj Gallery, and delve into the lush surroundings at National Chambal Sanctuary NCS.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Agra route builder website.

You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in December, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Nainital.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Keoladeo National Park, Tomb of Akbar the Great
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park
Agra Fort
Agra Fort

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Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Naina Peak, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Goddess Naina Devi, then explore the activities along Nainital Lake, and finally look for gifts at The Pahari Store.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Nainital trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Agra to Nainital takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Haridwar.

Things to do in Nainital

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
Naina Peak ©
Naina Peak

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Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): walk around Swami Vivekanand Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Haridwar trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Nainital to Haridwar takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Swami Vivekanand Park ©
Swami Vivekanand Park

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Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Patna Waterfalls and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Rishikesh holiday planning tool.

Drive from Haridwar to Rishikesh in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Patna Waterfalls
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River Rafting & Tubing
Patna Waterfalls ©
Patna Waterfalls

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