16 days in India Itinerary

16 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Dubai
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Havelock Island
— 2 nights
Travel:  3 h 30 min
2
Neil Island
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  12 h 45 min
3
Kannur
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Goa
— 4 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
5
Jaisalmer
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Dubai

2
nights
Havelock Island

Havelock Island ©
Known for its scuba diving spots, picturesque beaches, and relaxed atmosphere, Havelock Island stands out as the largest island in the archipelago, and one of the most tourist-oriented places in the Andaman Islands.
On the 1st (Fri), stroll through Elephant Beach and then kick back and relax at Radhanagar Beach. On the next day, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Kalapathar Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vijaynagar Beach.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Havelock Island trip itinerary planning tool.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Havelock Island is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time to India Standard Time, which is usually a 1.5 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Neil Island.

Things to do in Havelock Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Radhanagar Beach ©
Radhanagar Beach
Kalapathar Beach ©
Kalapathar Beach
Vijaynagar Beach ©
Vijaynagar Beach

2
nights
Neil Island

Whatever you decide to do on your trip to Neil Island, you'll remember it by the unsurpassed beauty of its green landscape and coral reefs.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Laxmanpur Beach, and then kick back and relax at Bharatpur Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Neil Island road trip site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Havelock Island to Neil Island. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kannur.

Things to do in Neil Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bharatpur Beach ©
Bharatpur Beach
Laxmanpur Beach ©
Laxmanpur Beach

2
nights
Kannur

Kannur ©
A cultural capital on the state's relatively quiet northern coast, Kannur has long been associated with textile production and temple rituals, earning it the nickname, the "Land of Looms and Lores." Most Kannur itineraries will include observing theyyam rituals performed at the temples, where the traditions have origins dating back thousands of years.
On the 5th (Tue), kick back and relax at Thottada Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach, and then stroll through Ezhara Beach. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Choottad Beach, kick back and relax at Ettikulam Beach, thenstroll through KIzhunna Beach, and finally walk around Chal Beach Park.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kannur attractions tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Neil Island to Kannur. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Goa.

Things to do in Kannur

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Chal Beach Park
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Thottada Beach ©
Thottada Beach
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach ©
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach
Chal Beach Park ©
Chal Beach Park

4
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Morjim Beach and Majorda Beach. Visit Mandrem Beach and Ashwem Beach for some beach relaxation. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Utorda Beach, look for gifts at Shamrock Jewellers, admire the striking features of Basilica of Bom Jesus, and stroll through Arambol Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Goa online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Kannur to Goa in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. January in Goa sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Goa

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Majorda Beach ©
Majorda Beach
Utorda Beach ©
Utorda Beach
Mandrem Beach ©
Mandrem Beach

3
nights
Jaisalmer

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Bring the kids along to Safaris and Jaisalmer War Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Off-Road Tours and Desert Art Gallery. There's more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jain Temples and steep yourself in history at Jaisalmer Fort.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Jaisalmer tour itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Goa to Jaisalmer in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Off-Road Tours
Jaisalmer War Museum ©
Jaisalmer War Museum

2
nights
Jaipur

Jaipur ©
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 14th (Thu), pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Gems Galaxy, thenstep into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at EleSafari, and finally browse the exhibits of Pratap Celebrity Wax Museum Jaipur. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur, thensee the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Jaipur trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Jaisalmer to Jaipur in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in January, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Museums Tours
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EleSafari ©
EleSafari
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

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