18 days in India Itinerary

18 days in India Itinerary

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18 days in India Itinerary

Dubai
Fly:  8​h
Goa
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Udaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
Jaipur
— 3 nights
Fly + subway:  2​h 30​min
Gurugram (Gurgaon)
— 2 nights
subway + Fly:  3​h
Srinagar
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 15​min
Leh
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h
Dubai

2
days
Goa

On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
On the 11th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Palacio do Deao and then enjoy the sand and surf at Palolem Beach.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Goa holiday planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Goa is an approximately 8-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dubai to Goa due to the time zone difference. In December, Goa is a bit warmer than Dubai - with highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Jodhpur.

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Agonda Beach
Palolem Beach
Palacio do Deao

1
day
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 13th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort and then don't miss a visit to Clock Tower.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Jodhpur online itinerary creator.

Getting from Goa to Jodhpur by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Udaipur.

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Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Jaswant Thada

1
day
Udaipur

Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Pichola, then admire the striking features of Jagmandir Isla, then take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Udaipur vacation planner.

You can drive from Jodhpur to Udaipur in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

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City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola
Jagdish Temple

3
days
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 18th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Amber Fort, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, admire the landmark architecture of Jal Mahal, and get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Jaipur trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Udaipur to Jaipur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Gurugram (Gurgaon).

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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Amber Fort
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

2
days
Gurugram (Gurgaon)

Once a quiet agricultural suburb of New Delhi, Gurgaon has developed almost entirely due to investment from private companies.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Sultanpur National Park Bird Sanctuary.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Gurugram (Gurgaon) vacation builder.

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Jaipur to Gurugram (Gurgaon) in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and subway. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Jaipur in December: highs in Gurugram (Gurgaon) hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Srinagar.

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Cyber Hub
Sheetla Mata Mandir

2
days
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.
On the 22nd (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, admire the natural beauty at Nishat Garden, and then make a trip to Shankaracharya Hill. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Nigeen Lake and then take in the dramatic natural features at Sonamarg.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Srinagar itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Gurugram (Gurgaon) to Srinagar takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Leh.

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Dal Lake
Shankaracharya Hill
Nishat Garden

3
days
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.
Spend the 26th (Tue) among lush scenery at Zanskar the Virgin Valley. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, examine the collection at Stok Palace Museum, don't miss a visit to Temple at Sumda Chun, and appreciate the history behind Shey Monastery.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Leh trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Srinagar to Leh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

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Magnetic Hill
Thiksey Monastery
Basgo gompa

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