10 days in Uttar Pradesh & Bihar Itinerary

10 days in Uttar Pradesh & Bihar Itinerary

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Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  8 h 45 min
1
Agra
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Varanasi
— 2 nights
Train + Taxi:  3 h
3
Bodh Gaya
— 2 nights
Taxi + Train:  2 h 45 min
4
Patna
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Visit Taj Mahal and Bageshwarnath Temple for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Agra Fort and Spiritual Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Agra: Lotus Throne (in Fatehpur Sikri) and Keoladeo National Park (in Bharatpur). Next up on the itinerary: browse the exhibits of Taj Gallery, take in the exciting artwork at Shahin Arts, admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal, and examine the collection at Taj Museum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Agra trip maker app.

Bengaluru to Agra is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Bengaluru in January; daily highs in Agra reach 22°C and lows reach 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Varanasi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Lotus Throne, Keoladeo National Park, Keoladeo Shiv Temple
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park

2
nights
Varanasi

Varanasi ©
A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, view the masterpieces at Ruchika Art Gallery, examine the collection at Bharat Kala Bhavan, don't miss a visit to Ganga Aarti, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banaras Ghats, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Man Singh Observatory, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sarnath, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mulagandha Kuti Vihar, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Vishalakshi Temple, thenexplore the world behind art at Archaeological Museum, and finally identify plant and animal life at Kaimoor Wildlife Sanctuary .

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Varanasi vacation maker tool.

You can fly from Agra to Varanasi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. January in Varanasi sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Bodh Gaya.

Things to do in Varanasi

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Ruchika Art Gallery ©
Ruchika Art Gallery
Sarnath ©
Sarnath
Banaras Ghats ©
Banaras Ghats

2
nights
Bodh Gaya

Bodh Gaya ©
One of the most sacred Buddhist sites in the world, Bodh Gaya has risen to international fame as the place where Prince Siddhartha sat under the Bodhi tree and gained enlightenment some 2,600 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chinese Temple, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Society of India Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thai Monastery, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Busshin-ji Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Indosan Nippon Japanese Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Daijokyo Buddhist Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): admire the striking features of Mahabodhi Temple, don't miss a visit to Bodhi Tree, see the interesting displays at Bodhgaya Multimedia Museum, hike along Cankamana, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Root Institute, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Pind Daan Gaya.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Bodh Gaya vacation maker app.

Traveling by combination of train and taxi from Varanasi to Bodh Gaya takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In January in Bodh Gaya, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Patna.

Things to do in Bodh Gaya

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trip

Gaya
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Thai Monastery ©
Thai Monastery
Mahabodhi Temple ©
Mahabodhi Temple
Royal Bhutan Monastery ©
Royal Bhutan Monastery

2
nights
Patna

Patna ©
Occupying the southern bank of the famous Ganges River, the state capital of Patna combines an important religious and regal heritage with a fast-growing commercial and transport hub.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): admire the sheer force of Telhar Kund, see the interesting displays at Jalan Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib Ji, thenmake a trip to Sher Shah Suri Masjid, thenlook and learn at Patna Planetarium, and finally pause for some photo ops at Martyr's Memorial. On the next day, go for a walk through Kangan Ghat (Chimney Ghat), see the interesting displays at Rajendra Smriti Sangrahalaya Museum, pause for some photo ops at Lion Pillar, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ugratara Sthan Bhagwati Tara Temple, thensteep yourself in history at Gurudwara Handi Sahib, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Stephen's Church.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Patna driving holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and train from Bodh Gaya to Patna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or drive. In January, daily temperatures in Patna can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Patna

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Lion Pillar
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Patna Museum ©
Patna Museum
Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib Ji ©
Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib Ji
Gurudwara Handi Sahib ©
Gurudwara Handi Sahib

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