18 days in India Itinerary

18 days in India Itinerary

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Leh
— 3 nights
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New Delhi
— 5 nights
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Agra
— 2 nights
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Jaipur
— 2 nights
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Jodhpur
— 1 night
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Mumbai
— 3 nights

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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Hemis Monastery and Chemre Gompa Monastery. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Spituk Monastery and Chokhang Vihara Temple. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the views at Nubra Valley, take in the spiritual surroundings of Phyang Monastery, admire the striking features of Stakna Monastery, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Leh road trip planner.

Valletta, Malta to Leh is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Valletta to Leh, you'll lose 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Nubra Valley ©
Nubra Valley
Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery
Spituk Monastery ©
Spituk Monastery

5
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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hauz Khas Village and Sai Baba Temple. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Rajpath and Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib. When in New Delhi, make a side trip to see ISKCON Noida in Noida, approximately Noida away. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chhatarpur Temple, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our New Delhi road trip tool.

Fly from Leh to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in August, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Rajpath ©
Rajpath
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib ©
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib
Chhatarpur Temple ©
Chhatarpur Temple

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Agra

Agra

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 4th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Mina Masjid, explore the galleries of Taj Gallery, then steep yourself in history at Taj Mahal, and finally step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the architecture and history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then steep yourself in history at Saha Burj, and finally examine the collection at Imperial Wax Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Agra trip maker app.

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Saha Burj ©
Saha Burj

2
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Jaipur

Jaipur ©

Pink City

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 6th (Mon), look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, see The Rustic Paths, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Govind Dev Ji Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Moti Dungari Temple, identify plant and animal life at EleSafari, then look for all kinds of wild species at Elefriend, and finally look for gifts at K.L. Jewellers.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Jaipur trip tool.

Drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. September in Jaipur sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Moti Dungari Temple ©
Moti Dungari Temple
Govind Dev Ji Temple ©
Govind Dev Ji Temple
The Rustic Paths ©
The Rustic Paths

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Jodhpur

Jodhpur ©

Sun City

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 (Wed), contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort and then browse the exhibits of Chauhan's Art Gallery & Art School. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then take in the exciting artwork at Kotsa - Travellers Gallery, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Toorji Ka Jhalra (Toorji’s Step Well).

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Jodhpur vacation planner.

You can drive from Jaipur to Jodhpur in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly; or take a train. September in Jodhpur sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Toorji Ka Jhalra (Toorji’s Step Well) ©
Toorji Ka Jhalra (Toorji’s Step Well)
Chauhan's Art Gallery & Art School ©
Chauhan's Art Gallery & Art School

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Mumbai

Mumbai ©

Gateway to India

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Kanheri Caves and then enjoy the sand and surf at Malgund Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Babu Amichand Panalal Jain Temple, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mount Mary Basilica, then stroll through Juhu Beach, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Mumbai day trip website.

Fly from Jodhpur to Mumbai in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. Traveling from Jodhpur in September, you will find days in Mumbai are little chillier (36°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Malgund Beach ©
Malgund Beach
Mount Mary Basilica ©
Mount Mary Basilica
Babu Amichand Panalal Jain Temple ©
Babu Amichand Panalal Jain Temple

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