8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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Mumbai
— 1 night
2
New Delhi
— 3 nights
3
Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 1 night
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night

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night
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): get in on the family fun at Red Carpet Wax Museum.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Mumbai holiday planning website.

Konni to Mumbai is an approximately 7-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. In September, daytime highs in Mumbai are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Mumbai

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Museums
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Mount Mary Basilica ©
Mount Mary Basilica
Mahalakshmi Temple ©
Mahalakshmi Temple
Babulnath Temple ©
Babulnath Temple

3
nights
New Delhi

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.
Head to The Great India Place and Ambience Mallfor some retail therapy. Rajpath and Raj Ghat will appeal to history buffs. Step out of New Delhi to go to Noida and see DLF Mall Of India, which is approximately 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib, take a stroll through Hauz Khas Village, and savor the flavors at Gourmet Desire.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read New Delhi online holiday planner.

Fly from Mumbai to New Delhi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Mumbai in September: highs in New Delhi hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Kolkata (Calcutta).

Things to do in New Delhi

Shopping · Tours · Classes

Side Trips

Noida, Ambience Mall
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The Great India Place ©
The Great India Place
Rajpath ©
Rajpath
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib ©
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib

1
night
Kolkata (Calcutta)

Kolkata (Calcutta) ©
Nestled on the banks of the Hooghly River, Kolkata is a booming metropolis, India's second largest city, and the country's cultural hub, known for being the birthplace of major artistic and literary movements.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, then make a trip to Park Street, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Temple, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Quest Mall.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Kolkata (Calcutta) sightseeing planning tool.

Getting from New Delhi to Kolkata (Calcutta) by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. September in Kolkata (Calcutta) sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Park Street ©
Park Street
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Birla Temple ©
Birla Temple

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Vallarpadam Church, steep yourself in history at Edappally Church Complex, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chottanikkara Devi Temple, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: buy something for everyone on your list at LuLu Mall, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiva Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shiva Temple Ernakulam , and finally kick back and relax at Fort Kochi Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kochi (Cochin) online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Kochi (Cochin) takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in September: highs in Kochi (Cochin) hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Shiva Temple Ernakulam
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Chottanikkara Devi Temple ©
Chottanikkara Devi Temple
Edappally Church Complex ©
Edappally Church Complex
Shiva Temple ©
Shiva Temple

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