12 days in Goa & Rajasthan Itinerary

12 days in Goa & Rajasthan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Goa
— 3 nights
2
Jaisalmer
— 2 nights
3
Jaipur
— 1 night
4
Udaipur
— 2 nights
5
Jodhpur
— 1 night

3
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 Agonda Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Palolem Beach, practice your aim at Milsim Goa Paintball, and take in the dramatic natural features at Tortoise Rock.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Goa travel route planner.

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Goa is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. While traveling from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Goa, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow time for travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Goa

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Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Palolem Beach ©
Palolem Beach
Benaulim Beach ©
Benaulim Beach

2
nights
Jaisalmer

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Jaisalmer is known for wildlife, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, contemplate the waterfront views at Gadsisar Sagar Lake, go for a walk through Jaisalmer Sunset Point, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Jaisalmer road trip planning site.

Getting from Goa to Jaisalmer by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Safaris
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Jaisalmer Fort ©
Jaisalmer Fort

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.
On the 5th (Tue), explore the galleries of City Palace of Jaipur, look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and finally explore the historical opulence of Jal Mahal.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Jaipur tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Jaisalmer to Jaipur takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In January in Jaipur, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

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Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple, and then explore the activities along Lake Pichola. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ekling Ji Temple, take in nature's colorful creations at Sahelion Ki Bari, thensteep yourself in history at Sajjangarh Monsoon Palace, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Udaipur online travel planner.

Fly from Jaipur to Udaipur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Udaipur are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Udaipur

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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple

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 8th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, don't miss a visit to Ghanta Ghar, thencontemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ranisar Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Ganesh Handicrafts, appreciate the history behind Jaswant Thada, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Toorji Ka Jhalra (Toorji’s Step Well).

Take the guesswork out of planning a Jodhpur vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Udaipur to Jodhpur takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Jodhpur can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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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