20 days in India Itinerary

20 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mumbai
— 1 night
2
Udaipur
— 2 nights
3
Jodhpur
— 1 night
4
Jaisalmer
— 1 night
5
Jaipur
— 3 nights
6
Agra
— 3 nights
7
New Delhi
— 3 nights
8
Leh
— 3 nights
9
Amritsar
— 1 night

1
night
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link, then take an in-depth tour of Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, then cruise along Marine Drive, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Dhobi Ghat, take an in-depth tour of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, then pause for some photo ops at Gateway of India, and finally look for gifts at Bungalow Eight.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Mumbai tour builder.

Paris, France to Mumbai is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to India Standard Time (IST) is 4.5 hours. Traveling from Paris in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Mumbai: highs are around 35°C and lows about 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Mumbai

Museums · Scenic Drive · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya ©
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Pichola, then explore the galleries of City Palace of Udaipur, then take in the exciting artwork at Gothwal Art, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Bagore Ki Haveli Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple, and then steep yourself in history at Sajjangarh Monsoon Palace.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Udaipur online trip builder.

Fly from Mumbai to Udaipur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Udaipur are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art

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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 31st (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and then explore the world behind art at Ganesh Handicrafts.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Jodhpur tour planning tool.

Traveling by car from Udaipur to Jodhpur takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Udaipur, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Jodhpur, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to take a train to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Ganesh Handicrafts ©
Ganesh Handicrafts

1
night
Jaisalmer

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rishabhadeva Temple and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Jaisalmer trip planner.

You can take a train from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Rishabhadeva Temple ©
Rishabhadeva Temple

3
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, look for all kinds of wild species at EleSafari, see The Rustic Paths, and explore the galleries of City Palace of Jaipur.

Find out how to plan Jaipur trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Jaisalmer to Jaipur by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. September in Jaipur sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
EleSafari ©
EleSafari
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Agra is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bageshwarnath Temple, don't miss a visit to Agra Fort, and contemplate the long history of Saha Burj.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Agra trip maker site.

Getting from Jaipur to Agra by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Agra are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

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 striking features of Humayun's Tomb, take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our New Delhi online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Agra to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Leh.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar

3
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.
Step out of Leh with an excursion to Alchi Monastary in Alchi--about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, make a trip to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, delve into the distant past at Basgo gompa, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

Find out how to plan Leh trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Leh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Amritsar.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trip

Alchi Monastary
Highlights from your plan
Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa
Basgo gompa ©
Basgo gompa

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night
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.
On the 14th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Harmandir Sahib and then don't miss a visit to Jallianwala Bagh.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Amritsar online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Leh to Amritsar takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. In September in Amritsar, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
Jallianwala Bagh ©
Jallianwala Bagh

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