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India itinerary critique please

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My husband and I are planning a DIY trip (with driver and periodic guides/ walking tours) to northern India at the end of February. We are well traveled but have never been to India. Quite honestly, we have reservations about doing so, especially after reading the Bloomberg article "Indian Travel Boom Is Sending Tourists Home With Superbugs." In any case, here's the plan. I think it is a little too rushed, however I don't know where to add an extra day – Jaipur? We could possible add two extra days and do Ranthambore Tiger Preserve. I've read mixed reviews; it doesn't seem worth it to me. Any advice would be greatly appreciated!

Day 1 NYC-> Dubai

Day 2 Dubai 14hr layover (08:00-22:00)
- Burj Khalifa, Dubai Fountains, Mall, Dinner

Day 3 Dubai -> Delhi arrive 02:00
- New Delhi (Tomb of Humayun, Qatar Minor, India Gate)

Day 4 Delhi
- Old Delhi (Gandhi Memorial, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk market, Sikh temple)

Day 5 Delhi -> Jaipur (very early start to avoid some traffic, at least 5hr car ride)
- Amber Fort

Day 6 Jaipur
- Sanganer, Palace of the Winds, Jantar Mantar, City Palace

Day 7 Jaipur -> Agra (via car full day drive)
- Monkey Temple, Chand Baori step well, Fatehpur Sikri

Day 8 Agra
- Taj Mahal at sunrise, Red Fort, Itimad-ud-Daulah (little Taj)

Day 9 Agra -> Khajuraho ( 2 1/2 -4 hr train to Jhansi, then 3-4 hr drive)
- possible stop at Orccha, evening dance festival

Day 10 Khajuraho
- temples, evening dance festival

Day 11 Khajuraho -> Varanasi (afternoon 1 hr flight) (hotel at ghats)
- temples at Khajuraho in morning, hopefully make it to evening aarti ceremony in Varanasi

Day 12 Varanasi
- sunrise at ghats, Sarnath, evening boat ride

Day 13 Varanasi -> Delhi (late afternoon or early evening flight) (airport hotel in Delhi)
- walking tour in Varanasi in morning

Day 14 Delhi -> NYC




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