10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Washington DC
subway + bus + Fly:  19​h
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Jaipur
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
Kochi (Cochin)
— Few hours
Fly:  22​h 15​min
Washington DC

1
day
New Delhi

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.
On the 23rd (Sun), contemplate the long history of Raj Ghat and then take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb.

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Washington DC, USA to New Delhi is an approximately 19-hour combination of subway, bus, and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Washington DC to New Delhi, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in December, expect nights in New Delhi to be a bit warmer, around 48°F, while days are much hotter, around 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to drive to Agra.

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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib ©
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib
India Gate ©
India Gate

1
day
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 25th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort and then don't miss a visit to Taj Mahal.

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Drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Agra sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 47°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Jaipur.

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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at City Palace of Jaipur and Amber Palace. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at EleSafari, take in the spiritual surroundings of Govind Dev Ji Temple, look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and delve into the lush surroundings at Grass Farm Nursery.

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Getting from Agra to Jaipur by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. December in Jaipur sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

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

2
days
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
On the 29th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple and then see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, then kick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, and then view the masterpieces at Shri Chitra Art Gallery.

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You can fly from Jaipur to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Jaipur in December: highs in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) hover around 88°F, while lows dip to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

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Kovalam
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©

few
hours
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.
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You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kochi (Cochin) in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 75°F. On the 31st (Mon), you're off tohome.

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