22 days in India Itinerary

22 days in India Itinerary

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22 days in India Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  16 h
1
Chennai
— 1 day
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Bengaluru
— 3 nights
Bus:  7 h 30 min
3
Pondicherry
— 2 nights
Bus:  4 h 45 min
4
Chennai
— Few hours
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 4 nights
Train:  26 h
6
Jaipur
— 7 nights
Bus:  4 h 15 min
7
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  12 h
End: Brussels

1
day
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Marina Beach and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapaleeshwarar Temple.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Chennai trip itinerary maker app.

Brussels, Belgium to Chennai is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Chennai is 4 hours. In March, Chennai is much hotter than Brussels - with highs of 39°C and lows of 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Chennai

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple

3
nights
Bengaluru

Bengaluru ©
Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): have some family-friendly fun at Flight 4 Fantasy, then engage your brain at Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, and then stroll around Cubbon Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore, shop like a local with UB City, then admire the natural beauty at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bengaluru day trip planner.

You can fly from Chennai to Bengaluru in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Chennai in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Bengaluru, with lows of 24°C. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Pondicherry.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Parks Childrens Museums Museums
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Cubbon Park ©
Cubbon Park
Lalbagh Botanical Garden ©
Lalbagh Botanical Garden
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore

2
nights
Pondicherry

Pondicherry ©
South Indian spiritualism meets French chic in Pondicherry, an interesting, unusual, and international destination on the Bay of Bengal.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): take a leisurely stroll along Seaside Promenade, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple, then don't miss a visit to Sri Aurobindo Ashram, and finally stop by Kriti Eco Boutique.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Pondicherry trip builder.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Bengaluru to Pondicherry in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Chennai.

Things to do in Pondicherry

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple ©
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple
Seaside Promenade ©
Seaside Promenade
Sri Aurobindo Ashram ©
Sri Aurobindo Ashram

few
hours
Chennai

Chennai ©
On the 1st (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parthasarathy Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapaleeshwarar Temple, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Marina Beach.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Chennai itinerary maker site.

Drive from Pondicherry to Chennai in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Kolkata (Calcutta).

Things to do in Chennai

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple
Parthasarathy Temple ©
Parthasarathy Temple

4
nights
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.
Kolkata (Calcutta) is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, don't miss a visit to Park Street, see the interesting displays at Victoria Memorial Hall, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Dakshineswar Kali Temple.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Kolkata (Calcutta) online journey planner.

Fly from Chennai to Kolkata (Calcutta) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Kolkata (Calcutta) can reach 42°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Tours Museums Shopping
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Walking tours
Victoria Memorial Hall ©
Victoria Memorial Hall
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar) ©
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar)

7
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: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, and look for all kinds of wild species at EleSafari.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Jaipur journey site.

Traveling by flight from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Jaipur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 44°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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.
On the 14th (Tue), take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar, then contemplate the long history of Raj Ghat, and then step into the grandiose world of Red Fort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Lodhi Garden, then admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, then contemplate the long history of India Gate, and finally contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

Plan trip to New Delhi with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Fly from Jaipur to New Delhi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in New Delhi are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate

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