12 days in India Itinerary

12 days in India Itinerary

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12 days in India Itinerary

Start: Jaipur
1
Jaipur
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Udaipur
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 45​min
3
Mumbai
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
4
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
5
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
6
Leh
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + subway + train:  5​h
7
Agra
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Jaipur

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, then take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur, then step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, and finally make a trip to Jagat Shiromani Ji Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Elefriend, then look for all kinds of wild species at EleSafari, then make a trip to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and finally appreciate the history behind Amar Jawan Jyoti.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Jaipur day trip planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Jaipur. September in Jaipur sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Museums
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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - 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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola, then get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Udaipur, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Udaipur trip builder 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 September, plan for slightly colder days in Udaipur, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Udaipur

#Museums, #Nature, #Historic Sites
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Jagdish Temple ©
Jagdish Temple

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Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, then take a memorable drive along Marine Drive, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Mumbai day trip planner .

You can fly from Udaipur to Mumbai in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Mumbai can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Mumbai

#Historic Sites, #Outdoors, #Scenic Drive
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Shree Siddhivinayak ©
Shree Siddhivinayak
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, then contemplate the long history of Jaswant Thada, then steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and finally browse for treasures at Kaanchi Jewels.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Jodhpur trip planner .

Getting from Mumbai to Jodhpur by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Mumbai in September: highs in Jodhpur hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jodhpur

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Shopping
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Jaswant Thada ©
Jaswant Thada

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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.
On the 8th (Sat), enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb, and then contemplate the long history of India Gate. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib and then admire the natural beauty at Akshardham.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your New Delhi trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Jodhpur to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. September in New Delhi sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Leh.

Things to do in New Delhi

#Historic Sites, #Parks
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

3
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, museums, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, see the interesting displays at Stok Palace Museum, appreciate the history behind Shey Monastery, and don't miss a visit to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Leh online day trip planner .

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Leh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Leh

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Nature
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 12:
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa
Hall of Fame ©
Hall of Fame

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): make a trip to Agra Fort, then admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal, then make a trip to Jahangir's Hauz, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Diwan-i-Am Agra Fort, then don't miss a visit to Shri Mankameshwar Mandir, then admire the landmark architecture of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, and finally take in the history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Agra holiday maker tool .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Leh to Agra in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September in Agra, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Agra

#Historic Sites
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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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