18 days in India Itinerary

18 days in India Itinerary

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1
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
2
Haridwar
— 3 nights
3
Nainital
— 2 nights
4
Agra
— 3 nights
5
Ajmer
— 3 nights
6
Bhuj
— 3 nights

2
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
On the 21st (Sat), admire the masterpieces at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, then identify plant and animal life at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, and then stroll through Camel's Back Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gun Hill, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Mussoorie online tour planner.

Ahmedabad to Mussoorie is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Haridwar.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks · Nature · Museums
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Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve ©
Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve
Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre ©
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre

3
nights
Haridwar

An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Get outdoors at River Rafting & Tubing and Swami Vivekanand Park. Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and Chandi Devi Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Haridwar: Rishikesh (Shiv Gauri Pashmina World, Spas, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Har ki Pauri.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Haridwar trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and train from Mussoorie to Haridwar takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Nainital.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Rishikesh
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri

2
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple, then explore the activities along Bhimtal Lake, then explore the activities along Nainital Lake, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goddess Naina Devi. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at The Pahari Store, identify plant and animal life at Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary, and then see the interesting displays at Jim Corbett Gurney House.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Nainital tour itinerary builder site.

Drive from Haridwar to Nainital in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Bhimtal Lake, Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple ©
Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Taj Mahal and Agra Art Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore and learn at Taj Gallery and Spiritual Museum. Go for a jaunt from Agra to Bharatpur to see Keoladeo National Park about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Agra Fort, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the galleries of Shahin Arts, and don't miss a visit to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Agra trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nainital to Agra takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In September, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ajmer.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Keoladeo National Park
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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park

3
nights
Ajmer

Ajmer ©
Although usually visited on a day trip from the nearby Pushkar, the lively, often chaotic city of Ajmer has its share of sights.
Appreciate the collections at Vikas Handicrafts and Shiv Shakti Art & Handicraft. Get some cultural insight at Brahma Temple and Savitri Temple. Get out of town with these interesting Ajmer side-trips: Pushkar (Spas & Wellness, Safaris, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dargah Shariff.

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Traveling by car from Agra to Ajmer takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Bhuj.

Things to do in Ajmer

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Pushkar
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Dargah Shariff ©
Dargah Shariff
Brahma Temple ©
Brahma Temple
Pushkar Lake ©
Pushkar Lake

3
nights
Bhuj

Bhuj ©
Established long ago as an important regional city, Bhuj has had to rebuild on several occasions due to devastating earthquakes destroying its temples, palaces, and residential areas.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sharad Baug Palace and Vijay Vilas Palace. For shopping fun, head to Traditional Rogan Art or Hiralakshmi Memorial Craft Park. Explore Bhuj's surroundings by going to Mandvi (Mandvi Beach & Jain Temple) and Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary (in Kutch). Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating landscape at White Desert Of Kutch, explore the historical opulence of Pragmahal Palace, see the interesting displays at Kutch Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bhuj tour planning website.

Getting from Ajmer to Bhuj by car takes about 11 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. In October, daily temperatures in Bhuj can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Bhuj

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mandvi, Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary
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White Desert Of Kutch ©
White Desert Of Kutch
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj ©
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj
Vijay Vilas Palace ©
Vijay Vilas Palace

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