56 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

56 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

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Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
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Yerevan, Armenia
— 2 nights
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Tbilisi, Georgia
— 4 nights
4
Baku, Azerbaijan
— 3 nights
5
Samarkand, Uzbekistan
— 2 nights
6
Dushanbe, Tajikistan
— 3 nights
7
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
— 2 nights
8
Almaty, Kazakhstan
— 1 night
9
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
— 3 nights
10
Beijing, China
— 3 nights
11
Shanghai, China
— 2 nights
12
Taipei, Taiwan
— 2 nights
13
Macau, China
— 2 nights
14
Hong Kong, China
— 2 nights
15
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
— 2 nights
16
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
— 2 nights
17
Paro, Bhutan
— 2 nights
18
Kathmandu, Nepal
— 2 nights
19
Agra, India
— 2 nights
20
Jaipur, India
— 2 nights
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New Delhi, India
— 2 nights
22
Pune, India
— 3 nights

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, explore the world behind art at Chora Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami .

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Istanbul tour itinerary builder site.

Boston, USA to Istanbul is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Istanbul is 8 hours. In May in Istanbul, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Yerevan.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Find places to stay May 23 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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Yerevan, Armenia

Yerevan
Old and new sit side by side in Yerevan, showing the country's capital to be a city on the move, but also proud of its history and traditions.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Republic Square, then take in nature's colorful creations at Armenian Genocide Museum, then see the interesting displays at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, and finally admire the masterpieces at Cafesjian Center for the Arts. On your second day here, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then make a trip to Martiros Saryan House Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Monastery of Geghard.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Yerevan day trip planner.

Getting from Istanbul to Yerevan by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Yerevan due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Istanbul in May: highs in Yerevan hover around 77°F, while lows dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can drive to Tbilisi.

Things to do in Yerevan

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Monastery of Geghard
Find places to stay May 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Republic Square ©
Republic Square

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Tbilisi, Georgia

On the bank of the Mtkvari River and at the foot of Trialeti mountain range, Tbilisi's location has given the city strategic significance since it was founded in the 5th century.
Tbilisi is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take a memorable drive along Rustaveli Avenue, take in the views from The Bridge of Peace, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town (Altstadt) Tbilisi.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Tbilisi journey planner.

Traveling by car from Yerevan to Tbilisi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Tbilisi can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Baku.

Things to do in Tbilisi

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Find places to stay May 29 — Jun 2:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
The Bridge of Peace ©
The Bridge of Peace
Narikala Fortress ©
Narikala Fortress

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Baku, Azerbaijan

Baku ©
A truly contemporary city criss-crossed by history, Baku offers everything from the modern elegance of the Flame Towers to the medieval UNESCO-listed Old City at its core.
On the 3rd (Thu), contemplate the long history of Baku Old City, don't miss a visit to Baku Boulevard, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Alley of Martyrs. On the 4th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in panoramic vistas at Flame Towers, then pause for some photo ops at Sabir Park, then see the interesting displays at Gobustan State Reserve, and finally make a trip to Fountains Square.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Baku trip builder.

You can fly from Tbilisi to Baku in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. June in Baku sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 67°F at night. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Samarkand.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Gobustan State Reserve
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Baku Old City ©
Baku Old City
Gobustan State Reserve ©
Gobustan State Reserve
Baku Boulevard ©
Baku Boulevard

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Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Samarkand ©
Uzbekistan’s most glorious city, Samarkand, offers a fine combination of history and modern urban life.
On the 6th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Registan, then admire the landmark architecture of Gur Emir Mausoleum, and then gain insight at Tillya Kori Madrasah. On the next day, make a trip to Bibi-Khanym Mausoleum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bibi-Khanym Mosque Bibi-Xonum, steep yourself in history at Shah-i-Zinda, then see the sky in a new way at Ulugh Beg Observatory, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Bazaar.

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Getting from Baku to Samarkand by flight takes about 12.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Baku to Samarkand is 1 hour. Traveling from Baku in June, you will find days in Samarkand are somewhat warmer (92°F), and nights are about the same (67°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Dushanbe.

Things to do in Samarkand

Historic Sites · Shopping · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Gur Emir Mausoleum ©
Gur Emir Mausoleum
Registan ©
Registan
Shah-i-Zinda ©
Shah-i-Zinda

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Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Dushanbe ©
Little more than a small town at the turn of the 20th century, Dushanbe grew rapidly during the Soviet era and now serves as the national capital and home to nearly 800,000 people.
Step out of Dushanbe to go to Hisor and see Hisor Fortress, which is approximately 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: walk around Rudaki Park, shop like a local with NOOR ART GALLERY, get your game on at Kokhi Navruz, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Tajikistan.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Dushanbe holiday planner.

Drive from Samarkand to Dushanbe in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Samarkand in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Dushanbe, with lows of 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Bishkek.

Things to do in Dushanbe

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hisor Fortress
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of Tajikistan ©
National Museum of Tajikistan
Rudaki Park ©
Rudaki Park
National Museum of Antiquities ©
National Museum of Antiquities

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Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek ©
Wandering the grid-like, tree-lined streets of Bishkek, you'll discover the friendly atmosphere, vibrant nightlife, and Soviet-era architecture of the country's political center.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Ala-Archa Gorge, then pause for some photo ops at Stella of Friendship of Nation, and then pause for some photo ops at Monument to Those Who Died For Freedom. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Panfilov Park, then contemplate the long history of Ala-Too Square, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Osh Bazaar.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bishkek travel planner.

Getting from Dushanbe to Bishkek by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Traveling from Dushanbe to Bishkek, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dushanbe in June, you will find days in Bishkek are slightly colder (87°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to drive to Almaty.

Things to do in Bishkek

Parks · Nature · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Ala-Archa Gorge ©
Ala-Archa Gorge
Ala-Too Square ©
Ala-Too Square
Osh Bazaar ©
Osh Bazaar

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Almaty, Kazakhstan

Almaty ©
Almaty, the former capital, still stands as the country's largest city.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): explore the activities along Big Almaty Lake, get great views at Kok-Tobe Hill, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Ascension Cathedral.

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You can drive from Bishkek to Almaty in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Bishkek in June, you will find days in Almaty are little chillier (82°F), and nights are about the same (61°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Ulaanbaatar.

Things to do in Almaty

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Big Almaty Lake ©
Big Almaty Lake
Kok-Tobe Hill ©
Kok-Tobe Hill
Ascension Cathedral ©
Ascension Cathedral

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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Ulaanbaatar ©
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Spend the 14th (Mon) exploring nature at Gorkhi-Terelj National Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Gandantegchenling Monastery, get engrossed in the history at Bogd Khaan Palace Museum of Mongolia, appreciate the history behind Zaisan Memorial, and stop by Mary & Martha Mongolia.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Ulaanbaatar online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Almaty to Ulaanbaatar takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Almaty to Ulaanbaatar, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, Ulaanbaatar is a bit cooler than Almaty - with highs of 72°F and lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
National History Museum ©
National History Museum
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Gandantegchenling Monastery ©
Gandantegchenling Monastery

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Beijing, China

Beijing
As the political and cultural capital of China, Beijing stands at the heart of Chinese history, buzzing with the energy of its high population density and centuries of importance.
Beijing is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see Mutianyu Great Wall, don't miss a visit to Bell and Drum Towers, stroll through Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan), and admire the landmark architecture of Summer Palace (Yiheyuan).

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Beijing trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Ulaanbaatar to Beijing takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Ulaanbaatar in June, with highs in Beijing at 88°F and lows at 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum

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Shanghai, China

Shanghai ©
With a nickname like the "Pearl of the Orient," it's not surprising Shanghai offers some of the most rewarding attractions and activities in the Far East.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), admire the striking features of Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), then take in panoramic vistas at Shanghai World Financial Center, and finally pause for some photo ops at Jade Buddha Temple. On your second day here, get a taste of the local shopping with Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road) and then go for a walk through The Bund (Wai Tan).

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Shanghai attractions planning site.

Traveling by flight from Beijing to Shanghai takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Beijing in June: highs in Shanghai hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Shanghai

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) ©
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)

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Taipei, Taiwan

Taipei
Situated in a basin between two mountain ranges, Taipei appeals to tourists with its blend of Asian cultures, living side by side amidst Japanese-era mansions and Taoist temples.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take an in-depth tour of National Revolutionary Martyrs' Shrine, see the interesting displays at National Palace Museum, stop by Jingshishuxuan, then pause for some photo ops at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and finally make a trip to Elephant Mountain (aka Nangang District Hiking Trail). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a sense of history and politics at Presidential Office Building, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lungshan Temple, and then admire the striking features of Taipei 101.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Taipei trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Shanghai to Taipei in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, ferry, and car. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Shanghai in June, with highs in Taipei at 91°F and lows at 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Macau.

Things to do in Taipei

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall

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Macau, China

Macau ©
Vacation in Macau to discover one of the world's richest cities organized as an autonomous region of China that, until 1999, was administered by Portugal.
On the 25th (Fri), explore the ancient world of Ruins of St. Paul's, get engrossed in the history at Museu De Arte Sacra, then examine the collection at Macao Museum, then stop by Pastelaria Koi Kei, and finally make a trip to Largo do Senado (Senado Square).

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You can fly from Taipei to Macau in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. On the 26th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can do a combination of to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Macau

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Ruins of St. Paul's ©
Ruins of St. Paul's
Macao Museum ©
Macao Museum
Largo do Senado (Senado Square) ©
Largo do Senado (Senado Square)

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Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): engage your brain at Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences and then enjoy breathtaking views from Victoria Peak (The Peak). On your second day here, make a trip to Hong Kong Skyline and then find something for the whole family at Hong Kong Disneyland.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Hong Kong online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Macau to Hong Kong by combination of takes about an hour. Other options: ride a ferry; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Hong Kong can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 82°F. On the 28th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks · Childrens Museums · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Hong Kong Skyline ©
Hong Kong Skyline

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar

Yangon (Rangoon) ©
Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Okkalapa Pagoda. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sule Pagoda, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwedagon Pagoda, and finally contemplate the long history of Martyrs Mausoleum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Yangon (Rangoon) holiday maker site.

Traveling by flight from Hong Kong to Yangon (Rangoon) takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. The time zone changes from Hong Kong Standard Time (HKT) to Myanmar Time (MMT), which is usually a -1.5 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Dhaka City.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites · Parks · Spas

Side Trip

Bogyoke Aung San Market
Find places to stay Jun 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Sule Pagoda ©
Sule Pagoda
Kandawgyi Park ©
Kandawgyi Park

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh

Dhaka City ©
One of the most congested and busiest cities in the world, Dhaka has a great deal to offer for everyone's taste.
On the 1st (Thu), ponder the world of politics at National Parliament House, deepen your understanding at Shahid Minar, then make a trip to Dhakeshwari Temple, then steep yourself in history at Lalbag Fort, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Ahsan Manzil. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your military savvy at Liberation War Museum, wander the streets of Nilket, and then get engrossed in the history at Bangladesh National Museum.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Dhaka City online visit planner.

You can fly from Yangon (Rangoon) to Dhaka City in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Yangon (Rangoon) to Dhaka City is minus 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Paro.

Things to do in Dhaka City

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 2:
Highlights from your plan
Bangladesh National Museum ©
Bangladesh National Museum
National Parliament House ©
National Parliament House
Lalbag Fort ©
Lalbag Fort

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Paro, Bhutan

Paro ©
A charming historic town with many sacred sites cradled in a verdant valley, Paro offers a scenic base to explore the important Buddhist attractions and pristine nature around it.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Rinpung Dzong, see the interesting displays at National Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paro Taktsang. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ugyen Pema Woedling Zangthopelri, take a memorable drive along Chele La Pass, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kyichu Lhakhang.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Paro trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Dhaka City to Paro in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, car, and train; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Traveling from Dhaka City to Paro, you'll lose 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in July, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Paro

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Paro Taktsang ©
Paro Taktsang
Kyichu Lhakhang ©
Kyichu Lhakhang
Chele La Pass ©
Chele La Pass

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Kathmandu, Nepal

Once synonymous with the mysterious and inaccessible Shangri-La, today Kathmandu draws an ever-increasing number of tourists, catering to independent travelers of various budgets.
On the 5th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Boudhanath Stupa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jamchen Lhakhang Monastery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Swayambhunath Temple, and finally take a stroll through Thamel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kathmandu trip builder.

You can fly from Paro to Kathmandu in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, bus, taxi, and train; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Bhutan Time to Nepal Time, which is usually a -0.2 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Paro in July, with highs in Kathmandu at 84°F and lows at 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa
Thamel ©
Thamel

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Agra, India

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, then admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal, and then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal. On the next day, tour the old-fashioned way with a train tour.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Agra online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Kathmandu to Agra takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.2 hours traveling from Kathmandu to Agra. Traveling from Kathmandu in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Agra: highs are around 94°F and lows about 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Rail Tours

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Jaipur, India

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 9th (Fri), see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, then make a trip to City Palace of Jaipur, then explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, and finally stop by Jaipur Blue Pottery Art Centre. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Pratap Celebrity Wax Museum Jaipur, don't miss a visit to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Jaipur trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Agra to Jaipur in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 94°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife · Tours · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

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New Delhi, India

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 11th (Sun), indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, don't miss a visit to India Gate, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Red Fort and then contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

For more things to do and tourist information, read New Delhi trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Jaipur to New Delhi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 95°F, while at night they dip to 80°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Pune.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Red Fort ©
Red Fort
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb

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Pune, India

Pune ©
Pune has long enjoyed a reputation as a center of culture and commerce, with many dynastic rulers making the town central to their regional plans in the centuries before the British Raj.
On the 14th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON NVCC Temple, make a trip to Laxmi Road, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Shaniwar Wada, then don't miss a visit to Omkareshwar Mandir, then admire the striking features of Aga Khan Palace, and finally examine the collection at Darshan Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Pune road trip planning app.

You can fly from New Delhi to Pune in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pune

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple ©
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum
ISKCON NVCC Temple ©
ISKCON NVCC Temple

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