51 days in India Itinerary

51 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Mumbai
1
Mumbai
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 45 min
3
Jaisalmer
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
New Delhi
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Leh
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  5 h
6
Agra
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
7
Jaipur
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
8
Udaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
9
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 5 nights
Fly + Taxi:  2 h 45 min
10
Munnar
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h
11
Thekkady
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h
12
Kottayam
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
13
Kochi (Cochin)
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Mumbai

1
night
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 11th (Fri), make a trip to Gateway of India. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Dhobi Ghat, admire the striking features of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, then don't miss a visit to Marine Drive, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, and finally take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

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The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Mumbai. In October, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Mumbai

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

1
night
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 13th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum and then contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Jodhpur travel planner.

You can fly from Mumbai to Jodhpur in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in October, Jodhpur is slightly colder at night with lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can go by car to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Museums
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace 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 14th (Mon), see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Jaisalmer trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
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: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb, admire the natural beauty at Akshardham, admire the landmark architecture of Jama Masjid, and step into the grandiose world of Red Fort.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our New Delhi day trip site.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Jaisalmer to New Delhi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daytime highs in New Delhi are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

5
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, don't miss a visit to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, examine the collection at Stok Palace Museum, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Leh trip site.

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 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Adventure Tours
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Hall of Fame ©
Hall of Fame
Basgo gompa ©
Basgo gompa

5
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: steep yourself in history at Taj Mahal, admire the architecture and history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bageshwarnath Temple, and indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Agra day trip planning app.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Leh to Agra takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. In October, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

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

5
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: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, cruise around with Make Bike Trip, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Jaipur online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Agra to Jaipur by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. October in Jaipur sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

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

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 4th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then admire the striking features of City Palace of Udaipur, and finally explore the galleries of Gothwal Art. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Bagore Ki Haveli Museum, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Udaipur road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Udaipur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Udaipur are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Historic Sites Spas
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Jagdish Temple ©
Jagdish Temple

5
nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Change things up with these side-trips from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum): Rock cut temple (in Vizhinjam), Kovalam (Kovalam Avaduthura Devi Temple, Kovalam Beach, &more) and Varkala Town (Asparagus, Varkala Beach, &more). Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple, examine the collection at Napier Museum, and don't miss a visit to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple.

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Traveling by flight from Udaipur to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Udaipur in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), with lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Munnar.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Kovalam, Varkala Town, Rock cut temple, Holy Land
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Spas
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

5
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.
Munnar is known for parks, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, get great views at Munnar Hill Station, and admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Munnar tour planning app.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Munnar takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or drive. In November in Munnar, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Idamalayar Dam
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 15:
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park

5
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: identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, relax in the rural setting at Spice Cloud, walk around Thekkady Rose Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangala Devi Temple.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Thekkady vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Munnar to Thekkady in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kottayam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games
Find places to stay Nov 15 — 20:
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation ©
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation
Thekkady Rose Park ©
Thekkady Rose Park

5
nights
Kottayam

Kottayam ©
The first Indian city to achieve a 100 percent literacy rate among its citizens, Kottayam has as much of a reputation for its educational standards as for its massive rubber industry.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kottayam: St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam (in Cherthala), Pathanamthitta (St Thomas Ecumenical Church & Valiyakoikal Temple) and Thiruvalla (Sree Vallabha Temple & Parumala Church). Spend the 21st (Thu) exploring at Kerala Backwaters. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vaikom Mahadeva Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. George Orthodox Church, and make a trip to St. Alphonsa's Tomb.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Kottayam journey tool.

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Kottayam takes 3 hours. In November, daytime highs in Kottayam are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Kottayam

Historic Sites Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Pathanamthitta, Thiruvalla, St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam, St. George Orthodox Church, Kerala Backwaters
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 25:
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Kerala Backwaters ©
Kerala Backwaters
Vaikom Mahadeva Temple ©
Vaikom Mahadeva Temple

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Kochi (Cochin) side-trips: Marari Beach (in Mararikulam), Adi Shancharachaya Temple (in Kalady) and Marthoma Pontifical Shrine - Cradle of Christianity India (in Kodungallur). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shatrughna Temple, admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, and get your game on at Plug And Play Gaming Lounge.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip builder site.

Drive from Kottayam to Kochi (Cochin) in 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Kochi (Cochin) are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Thrissur, Marari Beach, Adi Shancharachaya Temple, Marthoma Pontifical Shrine - Cradle of Christianity India
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 30:
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets

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