8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Chandigarh
Fly:  1​h 15​min
1
Leh
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
New Delhi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Agra
— 1 night
4
Jaipur
— 2 nights
5
Udaipur
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
6
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Chandigarh

1
night
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
On the 23rd (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Likir Gompa and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Stok Palace Museum, pause for some photo ops at Shey Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Spituk Monastery, then see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Leh trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Chandigarh to Leh is an approximately 1.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Leh

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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa
Hall of Fame ©
Hall of Fame

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb, and then steep yourself in history at India Gate.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the New Delhi vacation planner .

You can fly from Leh to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. In September in New Delhi, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
India Gate ©
India Gate

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal, step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, and then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Agra trip tool .

You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September in Agra, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Jahangir Mahal ©
Jahangir 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.
On the 27th (Fri), explore the galleries of City Palace of Jaipur, explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, and then admire the landmark architecture of Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, admire the striking features of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, then step into the grandiose world of Jal Mahal, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at EleSafari.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Jaipur trip planning app .

You can drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Museums 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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night
Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
On the 29th (Sun), explore the activities along Lake Pichola, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Udaipur, then explore the galleries of Gothwal Art, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ekling Ji Temple.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Udaipur vacation planning app .

Getting from Jaipur to Udaipur by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jaipur in September, expect nights in Udaipur to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are little chillier, around 38°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Parks Nature
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple

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night
Jodhpur

Jodhpur ©
The blue-walled buildings in the old quarter of Jodhpur have a calming, quaint aesthetic when viewed from up high, but down on the streets the city bustles with a lively atmosphere that belies its toy-town color.
On the 30th (Mon), admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Jodhpur trip itinerary site .

Drive from Udaipur to Jodhpur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Jodhpur sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Zipline

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