18 days in India Itinerary

18 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Prague
Fly:  16 h
1
Jaisalmer
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
2
Goa
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
3
Udaipur
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 30 min
4
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Agra
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
6
Leh
— 4 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Prague

2
nights
Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer ©
A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Get a sense of the local culture at Jain Temples and Jaisalmer Fort. Explore hidden gems such as Desert Culture Centre & Museum and Mandir Palace. There's lots more to do: stop by Hari Om Jewellers, steep yourself in history at Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli, don't miss a visit to Tilon Ki Pol, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baba Ramdev Mandir Ramdevra.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Jaisalmer trip planner.

Prague, Czech Republic to Jaisalmer is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from Prague to Jaisalmer. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Goa.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Jain Temples ©
Jain Temples
Jaisalmer Fort ©
Jaisalmer Fort
Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli ©
Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli

2
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Visit Church of St. Francis of Assissi and Shanta Durga Temple for their historical value. Visit Cansaulim Beach and Betalbatim Beach for some beach relaxation. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Arossim Beach, contemplate the long history of Palacio do Deao, get your game on at Milsim Goa Paintball, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Holy Spirit.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Goa trip planner.

You can fly from Jaisalmer to Goa in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In December, daytime highs in Goa are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Goa

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Arossim Beach ©
Arossim Beach
Betalbatim Beach ©
Betalbatim Beach
Cansaulim Beach ©
Cansaulim Beach

1
night
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 2nd (Thu): relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, thenview the masterpieces at Gothwal Art, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bada Mahal. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple, and then take an in-depth tour of Maharana Pratap Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Udaipur trip builder site.

Traveling by flight from Goa to Udaipur takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Goa, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Udaipur, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Historic Sites Spas
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Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art

2
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.
On the 4th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, thenstep into the grandiose world of Jal Mahal, and then step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Rusirani Village, take in the spiritual surroundings of Moti Dungari Temple, thenstop by Satyam Silver, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akshardham Temple.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Jaipur trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Udaipur to Jaipur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January in Jaipur, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Moti Dungari Temple ©
Moti Dungari Temple
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity and Tomb of Akbar the Great. Get some historical perspective at Agra Fort and Mata Vaishno Devi Dham. Get out of town with these interesting Agra side-trips: Vrindavan (Radha Damodar Temple, Madan Mohan Temple, &more). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Diwan-i-Am Agra Fort, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Guru ka Tal, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and don't miss a visit to Shri Mankameshwar Mandir.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Agra online travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Agra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Jaipur, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Agra, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Leh.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Spas Shopping

Side Trips

Vrindavan, Maryamuzzamani Palace, Tomb of Akbar the Great
Highlights from your plan
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Akbar the Great ©
Tomb of Akbar the Great
Radha Damodar Temple ©
Radha Damodar Temple

4
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.
Get some historical perspective at Hemis Monastery and Spituk Monastery. Discover out-of-the-way places like Alchi Monastary and Likir Gompa. Explore Leh's surroundings by going to Konigspalast von Shey (in Shey), Kloster Hemis (in Hemis) and Takthok Monastery (in Sakti). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, admire the landmark architecture of Stakna Monastery, and steep yourself in history at Basgo gompa.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Leh trip builder.

Getting from Agra to Leh by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hemis, Konigspalast von Shey, Takthok Monastery, Alchi Monastary
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Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery
Alchi Monastary ©
Alchi Monastary
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa

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