30 days in India Itinerary

30 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Barcelona
Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Jaisalmer
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 45 min
2
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
New Delhi
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Agra
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h
5
Khajuraho
— 1 night
Train:  5 h 45 min
6
Jaipur
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
7
Udaipur
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
8
Mumbai
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
9
Kochi (Cochin)
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
10
Thekkady
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
11
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Barcelona

1
night
Jaisalmer

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
On the 2nd (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Gadsisar Sagar Lake. Here are some ideas for day two: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Jaisalmer trip planner.

Barcelona, Spain to Jaisalmer is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Traveling from Barcelona to Jaisalmer, you'll lose 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Gadsisar Sagar Lake ©
Gadsisar Sagar Lake

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 4th (Wed), make a trip to Ghanta Ghar, thensteep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and then admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Jodhpur trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Jaisalmer to Jodhpur in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November in Jodhpur, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Ghanta Ghar ©
Ghanta Ghar

4
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 Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, take in the spiritual surroundings of Akshardham, and enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the New Delhi road trip site.

You can fly from Jodhpur to New Delhi in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. When traveling from Jodhpur in November, plan for little chillier days in New Delhi, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

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: contemplate the long history of Taj Mahal, take in the exciting artwork at Taj Gallery, don't miss a visit to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, and explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Agra day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Agra are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Khajuraho.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

1
night
Khajuraho

Khajuraho ©
Most visitors come to Khajuraho to see the 1,000-year-old erotic rock carvings at a cluster of World Heritage-listed Hindu and Jain temples.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Khajuraho, admire the landmark architecture of Lakshmana Temple, and then admire the striking features of Kandariya Mahadev Temple.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Khajuraho online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Agra to Khajuraho takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Khajuraho

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Khajuraho ©
Khajuraho
Kandariya Mahadev Temple ©
Kandariya Mahadev Temple
Lakshmana Temple ©
Lakshmana Temple

4
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: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur, and look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Jaipur trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Khajuraho to Jaipur by train takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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.
On the 17th (Tue), explore the activities along Lake Pichola, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Udaipur, thentake in the exciting artwork at Gothwal Art, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Udaipur holiday planning site.

You can fly from Jaipur to Udaipur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple

2
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): stop by Bungalow Eight, appreciate the history behind Gateway of India, and then take an in-depth tour of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Dhobi Ghat, admire the striking features of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, cruise along Marine Drive, thentake an in-depth tour of Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, and finally take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Mumbai trip maker tool.

Getting from Udaipur to Mumbai by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Udaipur in November: high temperatures in Mumbai hover around 40°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Mumbai

Museums Scenic Drive Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Kochi (Cochin) side-trips: Thrissur (Ivor Madom Temple, Kudakkallu Parambu, &more). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Francis, admire the landmark architecture of Jeevamatha Church, and deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Mumbai to Kochi (Cochin) in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. When traveling from Mumbai in November, plan for a bit cooler days in Kochi (Cochin), with highs around 37°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Parks Transportation

Side Trip

Thrissur
Highlights from your plan
Church of Saint Francis ©
Church of Saint Francis
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Shatrughna Temple ©
Shatrughna Temple

4
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Thekkady is known for wildlife, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangladevi Temple, stop by Abraham's Spice Garden, and relax in the rural setting at Spice Cloud.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Thekkady itinerary planner.

Drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can drive to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Thekkady Rose Park ©
Thekkady Rose Park
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

3
nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
On the 28th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kovalam Avaduthura Devi Temple, and finally examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Napier Museum, make a trip to Holy Land, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) route planner.

You can drive from Thekkady to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kovalam, Holy Land
Highlights from your plan
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Holy Land ©
Holy Land

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