11 days in North India Itinerary

11 days in North India Itinerary

Created using Inspirock North India travel route builder

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Leh
— 3 nights
Fly to Delhi, Train to Agra Cantt
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Agra
— 1 night
Drive
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New Delhi
— 1 night
Fly
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Manali
— 3 nights
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Leh

— 3 nights
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Escape the urban bustle at Nubra Valley and Zanskar the Virgin Valley. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, get in touch with nature with Hiking & Camping Tours, and see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame.

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Washington DC, USA to Leh is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to India Standard Time (IST) is 10.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Leh

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 11 — 14:

Agra

— 1 night

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): look for gifts at Taj Gallery, don't miss a visit to Taj Mahal, then make a short side trip with Day Trips, and finally explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Agra trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Leh to Agra takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in Agra, expect temperatures between 103°F during the day and 82°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 15:

New Delhi

— 1 night
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 16th (Tue), don't miss a visit to India Gate, admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, admire the striking features of Qutub Minar, then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan).

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the New Delhi trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 102°F, and evening lows to 81°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Manali.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 16:

Manali

— 3 nights
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 17th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Ghatotkach Tree Templ, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, then hit the slopes at Solang Nullah, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Beas Kund. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Gayatri Temple, explore the historical opulence of Naggar Castle, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, and finally scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Manali online holiday builder.

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Manali takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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