17 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

17 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Golden Triangle (India) travel planner

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New Delhi
— 4 nights
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Jaipur
— 6 nights
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Agra
— 6 nights
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New Delhi

— 4 nights
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.
Humayun's Tomb and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at India Gate and Hauz Khas Village. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Akshardham, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lotus Temple, don't miss a visit to Red Fort, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi travel planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to New Delhi. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in October, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 3:

Jaipur

— 6 nights

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Amber Palace and City Palace of Jaipur. Visit Jal Mahal and Ramakrishna Mission Jaipur for their historical value. There's still lots to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, identify plant and animal life at Elephant Joy, look for gifts at Channi Carpets & Textiles, and cruise around with Make Bike Trip.

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Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Jaipur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Jaipur can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 9:

Agra

— 6 nights

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Taj Mahal and Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity. Get some cultural insight at Agra Fort and Tomb of Akbar the Great. Venture out of the city with trips to Bharatpur (Keoladeo National Park & Laxman Temple). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, see the interesting displays at Spiritual Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kailash Temple, and steep yourself in history at Saha Burj.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Agra itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in November, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 9 — 15: