29 days in India Itinerary

29 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Leh
— 4 nights
2
Haridwar
— 1 night
3
Thekkady
— 3 nights
4
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights
5
Mumbai
— 2 nights
6
Udaipur
— 2 nights
7
Jaipur
— 3 nights
8
Agra
— 3 nights
9
New Delhi
— 5 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Leh: Hemis Monastery (in Hemis) and Alchi Monastary (in Alchi). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, see the interesting displays at Stok Palace Museum, make a trip to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, and delve into the distant past at Basgo gompa.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Leh travel route planner.

New York City, USA to Leh is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10.5 hours traveling from New York City to Leh. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Haridwar.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Hemis Monastery, Alchi Monastary
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa

1
night
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
You've now added Daksheshwar Mahadev to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Daksheshwar Mahadev, thenadmire the natural beauty at Swami Vivekanand Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamraj-ki-Kali Temple.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Haridwar online travel planner.

You can fly from Leh to Haridwar in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Thekkady.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
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Daksheshwar Mahadev ©
Daksheshwar Mahadev
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Swami Vivekanand Park ©
Swami Vivekanand Park

3
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, stop by Green Land Spice Garden, see the interesting displays at The Periyar Interpretation Centre, and admire the natural beauty at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Thekkady road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Haridwar to Thekkady takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum ©
Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation ©
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation

3
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 a short trip to Kovalam Beach in Kovalam (about 38 minutes away). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, find something for the whole family at Magic Planet Theme Park, take in the awesome beauty at Agastya Mala, and don't miss a visit to Karikkakom Chamundi Devi Temple.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Thekkady to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kovalam Beach
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Spas

2
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Gateway of India. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Dhobi Ghat, admire the landmark architecture of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, head outdoors with Marine Drive, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, and finally snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Mumbai road trip planner.

Getting from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Mumbai by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In August in Mumbai, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Mumbai

Scenic Drive Historic Sites Outdoors
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Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link

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 30th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Bagore Ki Haveli Museum, browse the exhibits of City Palace of Udaipur, thenstop by Gothwal Art, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple, thendon't miss a visit to Sajjangarh Monsoon Palace, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Udaipur driving holiday planner.

Getting from Mumbai to Udaipur by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August in Udaipur, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art

3
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: steep yourself in history at Amber Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, brush up on your military savvy at Nahargarh Fort, and look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Jaipur driving holiday site.

Traveling by flight from Udaipur to Jaipur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

3
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: admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bageshwarnath Temple, steep yourself in history at Saha Burj, and stroll through Wildlife SoS Bear Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Agra trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Agra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Agra can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

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

5
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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, contemplate the long history of India Gate, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and admire the natural beauty at Akshardham.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read New Delhi trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in New Delhi are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

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