43 days in India Itinerary

43 days in India Itinerary

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1
Amritsar
— 3 nights
2
New Delhi
— 3 nights
3
Agra
— 1 night
4
Ranthambore National Park
— 2 nights
5
Udaipur
— 3 nights
6
Jodhpur
— 3 nights
7
Jaisalmer
— 4 nights
8
Jaipur
— 5 nights
9
Varanasi
— 2 nights
10
Kochi (Cochin)
— 4 nights
11
Munnar
— 2 nights
12
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
13
Hampi
— 2 nights
14
Goa
— 5 nights
15
Mumbai
— 2 nights

3
nights
Amritsar

Amritsar ©
A holy city, Amritsar stands as the spiritual and cultural capital of Sikhism, and the location of the religion's most revered and holiest shrine.
Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Jallianwala Bagh and then steep yourself in history at Gobindgarh Fort.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Amritsar trip planning app.

Manchester, UK to Amritsar is an approximately 12-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to India Standard Time (IST), which is usually a 5.5 hour difference. Traveling from Manchester in January, expect nights in Amritsar to be about the same, around 5°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 20°C. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to New Delhi.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 12 — 15:
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Gobindgarh Fort ©
Gobindgarh Fort
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, steep yourself in history at Raj Ghat, make a trip to India Gate, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the New Delhi route builder website.

Getting from Amritsar to New Delhi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New Delhi when traveling from Amritsar in January, with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Jan 15 — 18:
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Food Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal and then admire the striking features of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort and then admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Agra trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ranthambore National Park.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 18 — 19:
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

2
nights
Ranthambore National Park

Ranthambore National Park ©
Named for the historic fortress it contains, Ranthambore National Park remains one of the best places to view tigers in their natural jungle habitat.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Ranthambore Tiger Reserve. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then contemplate the long history of Ranthambore Fort.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Ranthambore National Park online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Agra to Ranthambore National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Udaipur.

Things to do in Ranthambore National Park

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Ranthambore Fort
Find places to stay Jan 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Ranthambore Tiger Reserve ©
Ranthambore Tiger Reserve
Ranthambore Fort ©
Ranthambore Fort

3
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.
Udaipur is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, admire the striking features of Jagmandir, admire the natural beauty at Sahelion Ki Bari, and view the masterpieces at Gothwal Art.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Udaipur trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ranthambore National Park to Udaipur in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. In January, daytime highs in Udaipur are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 21 — 24:
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple

3
nights
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.
Jodhpur is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, appreciate the history behind Jaswant Thada, see Off-Road Tours, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Jodhpur attractions site.

Getting from Udaipur to Jodhpur by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Jodhpur are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Jan 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Ganesh Handicrafts ©
Ganesh Handicrafts
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum

4
nights
Jaisalmer

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Spend the 28th (Thu) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Spend the 30th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Jaisalmer Fort, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temples, stop by Desert Art Gallery, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Jaisalmer trip planner.

Traveling by train from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Jaisalmer Fort ©
Jaisalmer Fort
Nature & Wildlife Tours

5
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: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, contemplate the long history of Jaigarh Fort, and admire the landmark architecture of Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors).

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Jaipur trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Jaisalmer to Jaipur in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in January, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Varanasi.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
Find places to stay Jan 31 — Feb 5:
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

2
nights
Varanasi

A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Annapurna Devi Mandir, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then contemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River, and finally admire the striking features of Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Mulagandha Kuti Vihar, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sarnath, then contemplate the long history of Buddha Fountain, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Banaras Ghats.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Varanasi trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Varanasi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. February in Varanasi sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Varanasi

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Feb 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Sarnath ©
Sarnath

4
nights
Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin) ©
A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
Explore Kochi (Cochin)'s surroundings by going to Alappuzha Beach (in Alappuzha) and Marari Beach (in Mararikulam). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, indulge in some personalized pampering at Prakruthi Ayurveda Spa & Treatment Centre, deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre, and kick back and relax at Cherai Beach.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Varanasi to Kochi (Cochin) in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Varanasi in February, expect Kochi (Cochin) to be somewhat warmer, temps between 38°C and 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Alappuzha Beach, Marari Beach
Find places to stay Feb 7 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach

2
nights
Munnar

Munnar ©
Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
On the 12th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens, then admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, then get great views at Munnar Hill Station, and finally take a peaceful walk through Photo Point. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens, admire the natural beauty at Carmelgiri Botanical Garden, and then examine the collection at Tea Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Munnar travel route tool.

Drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar in 4 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Munnar can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Munnar

Parks · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Feb 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

1
night
Mysuru (Mysore)

Mysuru (Mysore) ©
A historic and culturally distinctive city, Mysuru (Mysore) has all the stories, artworks, and architecture you'd hope to find in the former capital city of a rich kingdom.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Nandi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, then let your taste buds guide you at Gully Tours, and finally step into the grandiose world of Mysuru Palace.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mysuru (Mysore) trip tool.

You can drive from Munnar to Mysuru (Mysore) in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Munnar in February: high temperatures in Mysuru (Mysore) hover around 32°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hampi.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Feb 13 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Gully Tours ©
Gully Tours
Mysuru Palace ©
Mysuru Palace
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple

2
nights
Hampi

Hampi ©
The temple town of Hampi sits on the site where one of the richest and biggest cities on the planet once stood, with the ruins of the old city protected as a World Heritage Site.
On the 15th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Vitthala Temple, don't miss a visit to Dasara Dibba, then admire the striking features of Elephant Stables, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Lotus Mahal. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Statue of Ugra Narsimha, take in the dramatic natural features at Matanga Hill, and then explore the ancient world of Group of Monuments at Hampi.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Hampi online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Mysuru (Mysore) to Hampi takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus, taxi, flight, and train. In February, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Goa.

Things to do in Hampi

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Feb 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Elephant Stables ©
Elephant Stables
Vitthala Temple ©
Vitthala Temple
Group of Monuments at Hampi ©
Group of Monuments at Hampi

5
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Goa is known for beaches, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Baga Beach, wander the streets of Old Goa, stroll through Benaulim Beach, and relax and rejuvenate at Himalayan Therapeutic Studio.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Goa trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hampi to Goa takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. When traveling from Hampi in February, plan for slightly colder days in Goa, with highs around 30°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Goa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Feb 16 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Himalayan Therapeutic Studio ©
Himalayan Therapeutic Studio
Baga Beach ©
Baga Beach
Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach

2
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link, make a trip to Dhobi Ghat, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banganga Tank, then appreciate the history behind Gateway of India, and finally get engrossed in the history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya. Here are some ideas for day two: hunt for treasures at Crawford Market, admire the striking features of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, and then cruise along Marine Drive.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mumbai journey site.

Fly from Goa to Mumbai in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Goa in February, you will find days in Mumbai are somewhat warmer (37°C), and nights are slightly colder (21°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Museums
Find places to stay Feb 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

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