36 days in India Itinerary

36 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jaipur
— 3 nights
2
Jaisalmer
— 2 nights
3
Jodhpur
— 1 night
4
Udaipur
— 1 night
5
Mumbai
— 3 nights
6
Munnar
— 2 nights
7
Thekkady
— 3 nights
8
Srinagar
— 2 nights
9
Leh
— 5 nights
10
Manali
— 4 nights
11
New Delhi
— 4 nights
12
Agra
— 5 nights

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.
Spend the 14th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, admire the striking features of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Jaipur day trip planning site.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Jaipur. July in Jaipur sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jaipur

Tours Wildlife Museums
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

2
nights
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 15th (Wed): take an exotic tour of a safari tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Sonee Art Gallery and then steep yourself in history at Jaisalmer Fort.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Jaisalmer trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Jaisalmer takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Jaisalmer Fort ©
Jaisalmer Fort
Sonee Art Gallery ©
Sonee Art Gallery

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 17th (Fri), kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort, and then stop by Mk Indus Tree.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Jodhpur trip itinerary app.

Traveling by train from Jaisalmer to Jodhpur takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Jodhpur are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Tours Adventure Outdoors
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Zipline

1
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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 18th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Om Arts and Crafts, thentake an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, thentake in the exciting artwork at Gothwal Art, and finally explore the activities along Lake Pichola.

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Drive from Jodhpur to Udaipur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Jodhpur in July: highs in Udaipur hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Shopping Parks
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art

3
nights
Mumbai

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Mumbai is known for historic sites, scenic drive, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Gateway of India, admire the striking features of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, take an in-depth tour of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, and take a memorable drive along Marine Drive.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Mumbai trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Udaipur to Mumbai in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Mumbai can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Munnar.

Things to do in Mumbai

Tours Outdoors Museums
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Walking tours
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive

2
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Munnar

Munnar ©
Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
On the 22nd (Wed), see the interesting displays at Tea Museum, thenadmire the sheer force of Keezharkuthu Falls, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Munnar Hill Station, see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ottakathala Medu Mountain Range.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Munnar vacation maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Mumbai to Munnar takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Munnar Hill Station ©
Munnar Hill Station

3
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 Elephant Junction, steep yourself in history at Shiny Tours & Travals, take some stellar pictures from Chellarcovil View Point, and see the interesting displays at The Periyar Interpretation Centre.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Thekkady road trip planning app.

You can drive from Munnar to Thekkady in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Srinagar.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve

2
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Srinagar

Srinagar ©
The focus lies mainly on the waters in Srinagar, with the river and lakes of the city dotted with colorful houseboats and making the relatively cool summer capital a popular tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): make a trip to Shankaracharya Hill, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Durga Nag Temple. On your second day here, stop by Hazara Arts, appreciate the views at Doodhpathri, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Thang.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Srinagar trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Thekkady to Srinagar takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Srinagar

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Thang
Highlights from your plan
Dal Lake ©
Dal Lake
Shankaracharya Hill ©
Shankaracharya Hill
Hazara Arts ©
Hazara Arts

5
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.
Leh is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, pause for some photo ops at Shey Monastery, examine the collection at Hall of Fame, and relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Leh day trip planner.

You can fly from Srinagar to Leh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Nubra Valley
Highlights from your plan
Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Nubra Valley ©
Nubra Valley
Phyang Monastery ©
Phyang Monastery

4
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley, explore the activities along Bhrigu Lake, get engrossed in the history at International Roerich Memorial Trust, and stroll through Solang Nullah.

Start your trip to Manali by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Leh to Manali in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Spiti Valley
Highlights from your plan
Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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.
Spend the 9th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Qutub Minar, contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the New Delhi road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Manali to New Delhi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. August in New Delhi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Tours Historic Sites Wildlife
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Food Tours
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Spend the 13th (Thu) on the rails with a train tour. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, take in the exciting artwork at Taj Gallery, steep yourself in history at Tomb of Akbar the Great, and stroll through Wildlife SoS Bear Sanctuary.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Agra trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Agra are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trip

Tomb of Akbar the Great
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

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