15 days in India Itinerary

15 days in India Itinerary

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Leh
— 5 nights
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Goa
— 2 nights
3
Jaisalmer
— 1 night
4
Jaipur
— 2 nights
5
Agra
— 2 nights
6
New Delhi
— 1 night

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Khardung La and River Rafting & Tubing. Change things up with a short trip to Hemis Monastery in Hemis (about 1h 5 min away). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shanti Stupa, examine the collection at Old Raku House, and look for gifts at Hazara Arts Leh.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Leh trip itinerary site.

Washington DC, USA to Leh is an approximately 27-hour flight. You'll lose 10.5 hours traveling from Washington DC to Leh due to the time zone difference. You'll set off for Goa on the 5th (Mon).

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

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Scenic Drive
Khardung La
4.7
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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing
4.8

2
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Goa

Goa
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
On the 6th (Tue), admire the striking features of Basilica of Bom Jesus and then kick back and relax at Vagator Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Utorda Beach.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Goa trip planner.

You can fly from Leh to Goa in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. October in Goa sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 77°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Goa

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Beach
Vagator Beach
4.2
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Beach
Utorda Beach
4.6
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World heritage site
Basilica of Bom Jesus
4.5

1
night
Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer ©

Golden City of India

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
On the 8th (Thu), stop by Jai Shankar Handicrafts and then brush up on your military savvy at Jaisalmer War Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Jaisalmer online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Goa to Jaisalmer takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Jai Shankar Handicrafts
4.8
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Military Museum
Jaisalmer War Museum
4.7

2
nights
Jaipur

Jaipur

Pink City

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 9th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur and then explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, then admire the striking features of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and finally look for gifts at Jaipur Blue Pottery Art Centre.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Jaipur road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Jaisalmer to Jaipur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 95°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Childrens Museums
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Amber Palace
4.7
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Spa
Spas
4.5
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History Museum
City Palace of Jaipur
4.0

2
nights
Agra

Agra

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Anguri Bagh, then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, and then take in the exciting artwork at Taj Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Tomb of Akbar the Great, admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal, and then step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort.

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

You can fly from Jaipur to Agra in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. October in Agra sees daily highs of 94°F and lows of 68°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

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Must see
Taj Mahal
4.7
World heritage site
Agra Fort
4.5
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Architectural Building
Tomb of Akbar the Great
4.5

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 13th (Tue), admire the striking features of Rashtrapati Bhavan and then admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our New Delhi day trip app.

Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in New Delhi are 93°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

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World heritage site
Humayun's Tomb
4.6
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Architectural Building
Rashtrapati Bhavan
4.5

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