16 days in India Itinerary

16 days in India Itinerary

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16 days in India Itinerary

Start: Pune
1
Pune
— 1 day
Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Nagpur
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Surat
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Manali
— 2 nights
+4
Fly + Subway + Foot + Bus + Train:  7​h 30​min
6
Agra
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
7
Varanasi
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
8
Jaipur
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
End: Pune

1
day
Pune

Pune ©
Pune has long enjoyed a reputation as a center of culture and commerce, with many dynastic rulers making the town central to their regional plans in the centuries before the British Raj.
On the 29th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Padma-Mani Jain Temple, then examine the collection at Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Phule Market, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Pune vacation planning website .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Pune. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Nagpur.

Things to do in Pune

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum
Phule Market ©
Phule Market

1
night
Nagpur

Nagpur ©
Located right in the center of the country, the relatively isolated Nagpur has remained off the typical tourist radar.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Dhapewada Vithoba Temple, explore the activities along Arani River, then don't miss a visit to Mahalaxmi Devasthan, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Vyankatesh Temple.

To see topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Nagpur driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Pune to Nagpur takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Surat.

Things to do in Nagpur

Nature Historic Sites Parks
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Mahalaxmi Devasthan ©
Mahalaxmi Devasthan

1
night
Surat

Surat ©
Off the map for most international tourists heading to India, the major industrial city of Surat has a long heritage in diamond-cutting and textile manufacturing.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Modi Atash Bahram, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ichhanath Mahadev Temple, and then make a trip to Galteshwar.

To see topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Surat online visit planner .

Getting from Nagpur to Surat by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Surat

Historic Sites
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Ichhanath Mahadev Temple ©
Ichhanath Mahadev Temple
Galteshwar ©
Galteshwar

3
nights
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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Qutub Minar, explore the historical opulence of Red Fort, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and stroll around Lodhi Garden.

To see photos, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and other tourist information, read New Delhi trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from Surat to New Delhi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in January, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Manali.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Akshardham ©
Akshardham
India Gate ©
India Gate

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 4th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, then appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Anjani Mahadev. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Manali tour planner.

You can fly from New Delhi to Manali in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Manali

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Beas River ©
Beas River

2
nights
Agra

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: admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, make a trip to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, and take in the exciting artwork at Taj Gallery.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Agra trip itinerary app .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Manali to Agra in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and train. February in Agra sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Varanasi.

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

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): admire the striking features of Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple, then explore the activities along Ganges River, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For reviews, maps, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Varanasi itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Agra to Varanasi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in February, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Varanasi

Tours Nature Parks
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Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple ©
Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple

4
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.
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, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, admire the striking features of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Jaipur vacation maker site .

Traveling by flight from Varanasi to Jaipur takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Jaipur can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Tours Parks
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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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