22 days in India Itinerary

22 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
2
Mumbai
— 2 nights
3
Jodhpur
— 1 night
4
Udaipur
— 2 nights
5
Jaipur
— 3 nights
6
Agra
— 3 nights
7
Leh
— 3 nights
8
New Delhi
— 3 nights

3
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Marthoma Pontifical Shrine - Cradle of Christianity India (in Kodungallur), Thrissur (Shatrughna Temple & Kurumbakavu Temple) and Marari Beach (in Mararikulam). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, admire the landmark architecture of Mattancherry Palace, and get your game on at Plug And Play Gaming Lounge.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) travel route tool.

Houston, USA to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll lose 11.5 hours traveling from Houston to Kochi (Cochin) due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Houston in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Kochi (Cochin), with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Thrissur, Marthoma Pontifical Shrine - Cradle of Christianity India, Adi Shancharachaya Temple, Marari Beach
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach

2
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): appreciate the history behind Gateway of India. On your second day here, make a trip to Dhobi Ghat, admire the striking features of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, take a memorable drive along Marine Drive, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Siddhivinayak, and finally snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Mumbai online itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Kochi (Cochin) to Mumbai takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October in Mumbai, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Mumbai

Scenic Drive Outdoors Historic Sites
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Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

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 23rd (Wed), explore the world behind art at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, read Jodhpur visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Mumbai to Jodhpur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of °F in Jodhpur. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Adventure Outdoors
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Zipline

2
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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 24th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola, browse the exhibits of City Palace of Udaipur, thenview the masterpieces at Gothwal Art, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take an in-depth tour of Bagore Ki Haveli Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jagdish Temple, and finally steep yourself in history at Sajjangarh Monsoon Palace.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Udaipur day trip planning tool.

Drive from Jodhpur to Udaipur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Jagdish Temple ©
Jagdish Temple

3
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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, identify plant and animal life at EleSafari, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and admire the landmark architecture of Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors).

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Jaipur holiday planner.

Getting from Udaipur to Jaipur by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. October in Jaipur sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Tours Historic Sites Parks
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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: steep yourself in history at Taj Mahal, take a memorable excursion with Day Trips, take in the history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, and admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Agra trip maker tool.

Getting from Jaipur to Agra by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Agra can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

3
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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.
When in Leh, make a side trip to see Alchi Monastary in Alchi, approximately Alchi away. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, examine the collection at Stok Palace Museum, don't miss a visit to Temple at Sumda Chun, and steep yourself in history at Basgo gompa.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Leh trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of train and flight from Agra to Leh in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Alchi Monastary
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Basgo gompa ©
Basgo gompa
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb, and then contemplate the long history of India Gate. Keep things going the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar, thensee the interesting displays at Gandhi Smriti, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read New Delhi travel route builder website.

Traveling by flight from Leh to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. In November in New Delhi, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 6th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

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