15 days in India Itinerary

15 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Leh
— 5 nights
2
Jaipur
— 2 nights
3
Agra
— 2 nights
4
New Delhi
— 4 nights

5
nights
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.
Hemis Monastery and Thiksey Monastery will appeal to history buffs. Go for a jaunt from Leh to Alchi to see Alchi Monastary about 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Likir Gompa, look for gifts at De Pashmina Emporium, examine the collection at Hall of Fame, and pause for some photo ops at Shey Monastery.

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Washington DC, USA to Leh is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to India Standard Time, which is usually a 10.5 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Hemis Monastery, Alchi Monastary
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Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa
Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery
Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, then look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and then take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace and then explore the historical opulence of Jal Mahal.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Jaipur trip planner.

Getting from Leh to Jaipur by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jal Mahal ©
Jal Mahal
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Saha Burj and then explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, and then stop by Taj Gallery.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Agra trip itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 93°F, and evening lows to 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Saha Burj ©
Saha Burj

4
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Humayun's Tomb and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to India Gate, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akshardham, tour the pleasant surroundings at Akshardham, and explore the historical opulence of Red Fort.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the New Delhi tour itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Agra to New Delhi in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 94°F in August, and nighttime lows around 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Parks

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

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