38 days in India Itinerary

38 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Manali
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Leh
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  5 h
4
Agra
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Jaipur
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
6
Udaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
7
Mumbai
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Subway:  4 h 15 min
8
Kochi (Cochin)
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
9
Munnar
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
10
Thekkady
— 4 nights
Taxi + Fly:  8 h 15 min
11
Jaisalmer
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
12
Jodhpur
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Manali route builder site.

New Delhi to Manali is an approximately 3.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

3
nights
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: enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lotus Temple, step into the grandiose world of Red Fort, and steep yourself in history at India Gate.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read New Delhi trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Manali to New Delhi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 45°C in June, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

4
nights
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: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, see the interesting displays at Stok Palace Museum, pause for some photo ops at Shey Monastery, and take in the dramatic natural features at Magnetic Hill.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Leh trip builder website.

You can fly from New Delhi to Leh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 23:
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Hall of Fame ©
Hall of Fame
Spituk Monastery ©
Spituk Monastery

4
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Agra is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Taj Mahal, explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, take in the history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, and make a short side trip with Day Trips.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Agra trip builder app.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Leh to Agra in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. In June in Agra, expect temperatures between 46°C during the day and 32°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Rail Tours

4
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: identify plant and animal life at Amer Jeep Safari, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, learn about all things military at Nahargarh Fort, and explore the galleries of City Palace of Jaipur.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Jaipur tour builder app.

You can drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Jaipur are 47°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Amer Jeep Safari ©
Amer Jeep Safari
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

2
nights
Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
On the 2nd (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola, admire the landmark architecture of City Palace of Udaipur, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then view the masterpieces at Gothwal Art.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Udaipur visit planning site.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Udaipur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Jaipur in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Udaipur: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Udaipur

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple

2
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 4th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, then pause for some photo ops at Gateway of India, and then look for gifts at Bungalow Eight. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Dhobi Ghat, take a memorable drive along Marine Drive, contemplate the long history of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, then take an in-depth tour of Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, and finally snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Mumbai driving holiday planning website.

You can fly from Udaipur to Mumbai in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in Mumbai, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Mumbai

Museums Scenic Drive Shopping
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Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya ©
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive

4
nights
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.
Kochi (Cochin) is known for historic sites, shopping, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, go for a walk through Queen's Walkway, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lourde Matha Church, and admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Kochi (Cochin) using our trip planner.

Getting from Mumbai to Kochi (Cochin) by combination of flight, taxi, and subway takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, taxi, flight, and subway; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Kochi (Cochin) are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Munnar.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 9:
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Karingachira Church ©
Karingachira Church

4
nights
Munnar

Munnar ©
Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anayirankal Dam Reservoir (in Idukki) and Tea Town Kerala - Munnar (in Suryanelli). The adventure continues: admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, take a peaceful walk through Photo Point, view the masterpieces at Mistletoe art Gallery, and examine the collection at Tea Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Munnar trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar takes 4 hours. In July in Munnar, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Lakkam Waterfalls, Anayirankal Dam Reservoir, Tea Town Kerala - Munnar
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

4
nights
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, explore the activities along Periyar Lake, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and examine the collection at The Periyar Interpretation Centre.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Thekkady tour planner.

Getting from Munnar to Thekkady by car takes about 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Museums
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum ©
Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum

2
nights
Jaisalmer

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
On the 18th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temples and then contemplate the long history of Jaisalmer Fort.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Jaisalmer trip itinerary app.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Jaisalmer takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 19:
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Safaris
Jaisalmer Fort ©
Jaisalmer Fort
Jain Temples ©
Jain Temples

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Jaswant Thada, steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and then explore the world behind art at Ganesh Handicrafts.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Jodhpur online day trip planner.

Getting from Jaisalmer to Jodhpur by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 21:
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Ganesh Handicrafts ©
Ganesh Handicrafts
Jaswant Thada ©
Jaswant Thada

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