15 days in India Itinerary

15 days in India Itinerary

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Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 2 nights
2
Agra
— 3 nights
3
Jodhpur
— 2 nights
4
Jaipur
— 2 nights
5
Manali
— 1 night
6
Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 1st (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dakshineswar Kali Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Belur Math, and then stop by Kumartuli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Mother House, wander the streets of Park Street, then get a new perspective on nature at Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar), and finally examine the collection at Kolkata Tram Museum Smaranika.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Kolkata (Calcutta) journey maker website.

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Kolkata (Calcutta) is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. December in Kolkata (Calcutta) sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Belur Math
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Belur Math ©
Belur Math
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar) ©
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar)
Dakshineswar Kali Temple ©
Dakshineswar Kali Temple

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Get out of town with these interesting Agra side-trips: Panch Mahal - Fatehpur Sikri (in Fatehpur Sikri) and Keoladeo National Park (in Bharatpur). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, view the masterpieces at Taj Gallery, examine the collection at Imperial Wax Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Keoladeo Shiv Temple.

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

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Agra takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in December: high temperatures in Agra hover around 27°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Panch Mahal - Fatehpur Sikri, Keoladeo Shiv Temple, Keoladeo National Park
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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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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 7th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Toorji Ka Jhalra (Toorji’s Step Well), appreciate the history behind Jaswant Thada, then contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort, and finally look for gifts at Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Tue): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, don't miss a visit to Ghanta Ghar, and then see the interesting displays at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Jodhpur visit planning website.

Getting from Agra to Jodhpur by car takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. While traveling from Agra, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Jodhpur, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES) ©
Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES)

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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 9th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Pratap Celebrity Wax Museum Jaipur, then look for gifts at Jaipur Blue Pottery Art Centre, then step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Elefantastic. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of City Palace of Jaipur, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, then make a trip to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and finally explore the historical opulence of Jal Mahal.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Jaipur road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Jodhpur to Jaipur in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. December in Jaipur sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Manali.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife
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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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Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): hit the slopes at Solang Nullah, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, then take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siyali Mahadev Temple, then take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, and finally explore the historical opulence of Naggar Castle.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Manali trip itinerary builder site.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Jaipur to Manali in 11 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kolkata (Calcutta).

Things to do in Manali

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

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Kolkata (Calcutta)

Kolkata (Calcutta) ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Dakshineswar Kali Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Belur Math, and then look for gifts at Kumartuli. On the next day, make a trip to Mother House, then make a trip to Park Street, then stroll the grounds of South Park Street Cemetery, and finally admire the masterpieces at Gallery Kolkata.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Kolkata (Calcutta) road trip app.

Fly from Manali to Kolkata (Calcutta) in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Belur Math
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Belur Math ©
Belur Math
South Park Street Cemetery ©
South Park Street Cemetery
Dakshineswar Kali Temple ©
Dakshineswar Kali Temple

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