16 days in India Itinerary

16 days in India Itinerary

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16 days in India Itinerary

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

1
night
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): head outdoors with Marine Drive. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Bungalow Eight, make a trip to Gateway of India, then get engrossed in the history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, and finally take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mumbai road trip planning app .

Visakhapatnam to Mumbai is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Mumbai are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Mumbai

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

1
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.
On the 2nd (Wed), head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort, and then admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Jodhpur trip planner .

You can fly from Mumbai to Jodhpur in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Jodhpur when traveling from Mumbai in October, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Adventure Tours
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Zipline

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 3rd (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Bagore Ki Haveli, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Udaipur, then take in the exciting artwork at Gothwal Art, and finally explore the activities along Lake Pichola. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ekling Ji Temple and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jagdish Temple.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Udaipur day trip planning site .

Drive from Jodhpur to Udaipur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Udaipur are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can 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
Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple

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, shopping, childrens museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Amber Palace, explore the historical opulence of Jal Mahal, look for all kinds of wild species at EleSafari, and take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Jaipur travel route planner.

You can fly from Udaipur to Jaipur in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Jaipur are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

2
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, make a trip to Agra Fort, and then admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal and then tour the old-fashioned way with a train tour.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Agra day trip website .

You can drive from Jaipur to Agra in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

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

3
nights
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, shopping, museums, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb, steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, examine the collection at National Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Akshardham.

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Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Leh.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

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: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, delve into the distant past at Basgo gompa, make a trip to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Leh journey builder app .

Fly from New Delhi to Leh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Adventure Tours
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa
Hall of Fame ©
Hall of Fame

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