21 days in India Itinerary

21 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Agra
— 1 night
2
Leh
— 3 nights
3
New Delhi
— 3 nights
4
Jaipur
— 3 nights
5
Udaipur
— 1 night
6
Jodhpur
— 1 night
7
Mumbai
— 2 nights
8
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
9
Thekkady
— 3 nights

1
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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 11th (Fri), admire the striking features of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal, step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, and then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Agra itinerary planning website.

Lucknow to Agra is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

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Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Leh is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, see the interesting displays at Stok Palace Museum, delve into the distant past at Basgo gompa, and stop by De Pashmina Emporium.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Leh tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Agra to Leh takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Basgo gompa ©
Basgo gompa
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa

3
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New Delhi

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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, examine the collection at Gandhi Smriti, and steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the New Delhi trip planner.

Getting from Leh to New Delhi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Food Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar

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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.
Jaipur is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, identify plant and animal life at EleSafari, admire the masterpieces at Jitesh Arts, and see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Jaipur trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from New Delhi to Jaipur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Tours Museums
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple, thenview the masterpieces at Gothwal Art, thenexplore the galleries of City Palace of Udaipur, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Udaipur trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Jaipur to Udaipur by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jaipur in October, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Udaipur. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Nature Parks
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple

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Jodhpur

Jodhpur ©
The blue-walled buildings in the old quarter of Jodhpur have a calming, quaint aesthetic when viewed from up high, but down on the streets the city bustles with a lively atmosphere that belies its toy-town color.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): examine the collection at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and then appreciate the history behind Jaswant Thada.

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Getting from Udaipur to Jodhpur by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In October in Jodhpur, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Museums
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Jaswant Thada ©
Jaswant Thada

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Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Gateway of India. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Dhobi Ghat, admire the striking features of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, take a memorable drive along Marine Drive, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, and finally take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Mumbai online holiday maker.

You can fly from Jodhpur to Mumbai in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Mumbai are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Mumbai

Scenic Drive Outdoors Historic Sites
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Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

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Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin) ©
A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
Venture out of the city with trips to St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam (in Cherthala), Adi Shancharachaya Temple (in Kalady) and Marari Beach (in Mararikulam). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jeevamatha Church, admire the striking features of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Karingachira Church.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) holiday planner.

You can fly from Mumbai to Kochi (Cochin) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Mumbai in October: highs in Kochi (Cochin) hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam, Adi Shancharachaya Temple, Marthoma Pontifical Shrine - Cradle of Christianity India, Marari Beach
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach

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Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Thekkady is known for wildlife, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, look for gifts at Green Land Spice Garden, see the interesting displays at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Thekkady trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games

Side Trip

Greenworld Spices & Herbal
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Thekkady Rose Park ©
Thekkady Rose Park
Green Land Spice Garden ©
Green Land Spice Garden

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