55 days in India Itinerary

55 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jaipur
— 4 nights
2
Udaipur
— 1 night
3
Jodhpur
— 1 night
4
Mumbai
— 2 nights
5
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 5 nights
6
Thekkady
— 5 nights
7
Munnar
— 5 nights
8
Thrissur
— 5 nights
9
Kochi (Cochin)
— 5 nights
10
Leh
— 7 nights
11
Manali
— 5 nights
12
New Delhi
— 4 nights
13
Agra
— 5 nights

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.
Spend the 10th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Amber Palace, view the masterpieces at Jewels Lake Palace , Jaipur, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and make a trip to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Jaipur itinerary planning site.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Jaipur. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Tours Wildlife 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.
On the 13th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Udaipur, take in the exciting artwork at Gothwal Art, and then explore the activities along Lake Pichola.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Udaipur vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Udaipur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Jaipur, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Udaipur, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive 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
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art

1
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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 14th (Tue): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Jodhpur online travel route planner.

Drive from Udaipur to Jodhpur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Udaipur in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jodhpur: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Zipline

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nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 15th (Wed), hike along Shilonda Trail, pause for some photo ops at Gateway of India, thenget engrossed in the history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, and finally stop by Kulture Shop. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Siddhivinayak, thentake a memorable drive along Marine Drive, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, and finally take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

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You can fly from Jodhpur to Mumbai in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Jodhpur in July, plan for slightly colder days in Mumbai, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Mumbai

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

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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.
Step out of Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to go to Kovalam and see Kovalam Beach, which is approximately 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sarkara Devi Temple, examine the collection at Priyadarshini Planetarium, and don't miss a visit to Attukal Bhagavathy Temple.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) day trip planner.

Fly from Mumbai to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Kovalam, Holy Land, Sunil's Wax Museum
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Spas

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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 Elephant Junction, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mangala Devi Temple, relax in the rural setting at Philip's Natural Honey And Bee Farm, and take in the dramatic scenery at Pandikuzhi Waterfalls.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Thekkady road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Thekkady takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Munnar.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve

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.
Spend the 29th (Wed) exploring nature at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens, delve into the lush surroundings at Photo Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Attukal Waterfalls, and get great views at Munnar Hill Station.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Munnar trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Munnar takes 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Thrissur.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Trails
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park

5
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Thrissur

Thrissur
One of the oldest and largest cities in the center of the state, Thrissur hosts a wealth of festivals throughout the year.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Thrissur: Guruvayur (Venkitachalapathy Temple, Guruvayur Temple, &more), Charpa Waterfall (in Athirappilly) and Vilwadrinatha Temple (in Thiruvilvamala). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kurumbakavu Temple.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Thrissur visit planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and train from Munnar to Thrissur in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Thrissur are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thrissur

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Guruvayur, Cheraman Juma Masjid Mosque, Charpa Waterfall, Vilwadrinatha Temple
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 5:
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Thiruvambadi Krishna Shrine
Thiruvambadi Krishna Shrine
Kurumbakavu Temple
Kurumbakavu Temple
Shatrughna Temple ©
Shatrughna Temple

5
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: make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and head off the coast to Bolgatty Island.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip app.

Getting from Thrissur to Kochi (Cochin) by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kochi (Cochin) are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Tours Shopping
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Edappally Church Complex ©
Edappally Church Complex
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
LuLu Mall ©
LuLu Mall

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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: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, pause for some photo ops at Shey Monastery, appreciate the views at Nubra Valley, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Leh sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Kochi (Cochin) to Leh takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Nubra Valley
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Nubra Valley ©
Nubra Valley
Phyang Monastery ©
Phyang Monastery

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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: appreciate the views at Spiti Valley, explore the activities along Beas Kund, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and take in the awesome beauty at Keylong.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Manali trip planner.

You can drive from Leh to Manali in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Spiti Valley
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Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Off-Road Tours

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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.
Spend the 26th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, make a trip to India Gate, explore the historical opulence of Red Fort, and steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the New Delhi travel route planner.

You can fly from Manali to New Delhi in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In August in New Delhi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Spend the 29th (Sat) on the rails with a train tour. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, don't miss a visit to Agra Fort, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kailash Temple, and steep yourself in history at Saha Burj.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Agra journey builder.

You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours Shopping
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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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