17 days in Western India Itinerary

17 days in Western India Itinerary

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17 days in Western India Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  21​h 15​min
Mumbai
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Rajsamand
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Udaipur
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 30​min
Jaipur
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
Ahmedabad
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 45​min
Goa
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 15​min
Pune
— 2 nights
Fly:  21​h
End: San Francisco

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Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Mumbai is known for historic sites, scenic drive, shopping, theme parks, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Gateway of India, take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link, cruise along Marine Drive, and enjoy the sand and surf at Chowpatty Beach.

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San Francisco, USA to Mumbai is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of subway and flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Mumbai, you'll lose 13 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Francisco in June, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Mumbai: temperatures range from 90°F by day to 79°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Jodhpur.

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Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): explore the world behind art at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, then contemplate the long history of Jaswant Thada, then contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort, and finally look for gifts at Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES).

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Jodhpur vacation builder site .

Traveling by flight from Mumbai to Jodhpur takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in June, you will find days in Jodhpur are somewhat warmer (104°F), and nights are about the same (84°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Rajsamand.

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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Jaswant Thada ©
Jaswant Thada

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Rajsamand

Rajsamand ©
Rajsamand is a town in Rajasthan, western India. On the 2nd (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Rajsamand Lake, then contemplate the long history of Kumbhalgarh Fort, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dwarkadhish Temple.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rajsamand road trip app .

You can drive from Jodhpur to Rajsamand in 4 hours. Traveling from Jodhpur in July, expect nights in Rajsamand to be about the same, around 78°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 89°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Udaipur.

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Kumbhalgarh Fort ©
Kumbhalgarh Fort
Rajsamand Lake ©
Rajsamand Lake

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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.
On the 3rd (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola, then admire the landmark architecture of Fateh Prakash Palace, then take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple.

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You can drive from Rajsamand to Udaipur in 1.5 hours. In July in Udaipur, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 78°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Jaipur.

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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Jagdish Temple ©
Jagdish Temple

3
days
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 6th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, stop by Royal Spices And Tea, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Jaipur online trip builder .

Traveling by flight from Udaipur to Jaipur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 94°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ahmedabad.

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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

2
days
Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): examine the collection at Calico Museum of Textiles, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akshardham, then don't miss a visit to Camp Hanuman Mandir, and finally steep yourself in history at Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Sabarmati Riverfront, contemplate the waterfront views at Kankaria Lake, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jami Masjid, then make a trip to Magen Abraham Synagogue, and finally steep yourself in history at Bhadra Fort & Teen Darwaja.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ahmedabad trip itinerary site .

Getting from Jaipur to Ahmedabad by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in July, and nighttime lows around 78°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Goa.

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Akshardham ©
Akshardham
Calico Museum of Textiles ©
Calico Museum of Textiles

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Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Palacio do Deao and then enjoy the sand and surf at Palolem Beach. Keep things going the next day: get your game on at Milsim Goa Paintball and then enjoy the sand and surf at Agonda Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Goa online tour planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Ahmedabad to Goa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Ahmedabad in July, you will find days in Goa are little chillier (86°F), and nights are about the same (78°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Pune.

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Palolem Beach ©
Palolem Beach
Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Milsim Goa Paintball ©
Milsim Goa Paintball

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Pune

Pune ©
Pune has long enjoyed a reputation as a center of culture and commerce, with many dynastic rulers making the town central to their regional plans in the centuries before the British Raj.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Gram Sanskruti Udyan Village Park, then examine the collection at Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, then make a trip to Narayani Dham Temple, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Pune Okayama Friendship Garden. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shreemant Dagdusheth Halwai Sarvajanik Ganpati, then don't miss a visit to Laxmi Road, and then hunt for treasures at Phule Market.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Pune trip planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Goa to Pune takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

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Gram Sanskruti Udyan Village Park ©
Gram Sanskruti Udyan Village Park
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum
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