5 days in New Delhi, Agra & Varanasi Itinerary

5 days in New Delhi, Agra & Varanasi Itinerary

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1
New Delhi
— 1 night
2
Agra
— 2 nights
3
Varanasi
— 1 night

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 11th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Gandhi Smriti and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then steep yourself in history at India Gate, and then stop by KCS Kashmir Shawl Emporium.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read New Delhi holiday builder app.

Hyderabad to New Delhi is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Hyderabad in January; daily highs in New Delhi reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Gandhi Smriti ©
Gandhi Smriti
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Taj Mahal, then view the masterpieces at Taj Gallery, and then explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at U.P Handicrafts Development Center, see the interesting displays at Taj Museum, then see the interesting displays at Spiritual Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Dayal Bagh.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Agra online trip maker.

Drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in January, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Varanasi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Gallery ©
Taj Gallery

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Varanasi

Varanasi ©
A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
On the 15th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River, examine the collection at Bharat Kala Bhavan, and then view the masterpieces at Ruchika Art Gallery.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Varanasi holiday planning app.

You can fly from Agra to Varanasi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Varanasi

Museums · Nature · Parks
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Ruchika Art Gallery ©
Ruchika Art Gallery
Ganges River
Ganges River
Bharat Kala Bhavan ©
Bharat Kala Bhavan

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