10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly + Drive:  18​h 45​min
1
Mararikulam
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Kovalam
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
3
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
4
Agra
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Jaipur
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Johannesburg

1
day
Mararikulam

Mararikulam ©
If you're looking for soft sand and warm water, plan a vacation in Mararikulam.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Mararikulam Sree Mahadeva Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Mararikulam Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Marari Beach.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Mararikulam online sightseeing planner .

Johannesburg, South Africa to Mararikulam is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Johannesburg to Mararikulam. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Johannesburg in October: highs in Mararikulam hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Mararikulam

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Mararikulam Sree Mahadeva Temple
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Mararikulam Beach ©
Mararikulam Beach
Mararikulam Sree Mahadeva Temple ©
Mararikulam Sree Mahadeva Temple

1
day
Kovalam

Kovalam ©
Famous for the groves of coconut trees from which it takes its name, Kovalam offers a long, white sandy beach on the Arabian Sea.
On the 7th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Hawa Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, and then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Kovalam trip planner.

Drive from Mararikulam to Kovalam in 4.5 hours. October in Kovalam sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Hawa Beach ©
Hawa Beach

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): look for gifts at Spice Paradise, then look for gifts at Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES), then contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort, and finally browse for treasures at Kaanchi Jewels.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Jodhpur online vacation builder .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Kovalam to Jodhpur takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. While traveling from Kovalam, expect a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Jodhpur, ranging from highs of 42°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Shopping Historic Sites
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES) ©
Spice Paradise ©
Spice Paradise

2
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 9th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, then stop by The Warehouse of Gifts & Souvenirs, then stop by Kohinoor Jewellers, and finally steep yourself in history at Taj Mahal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Wed): look for gifts at Unique Handicrafts, look for gifts at Gem Jewellery and Handicraft Gallery, then look for gifts at Kalra's Cottage Industry, then look for gifts at Nakkashi Gems And Handicrafts, and finally stop by Marble Cottage.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Agra trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Jodhpur to Agra in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in October, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Shopping Historic Sites
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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Unique Handicrafts ©
Unique Handicrafts

4
nights
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.
Shop till you drop at The Gem Palace and Heritage Textiles. Amber Palace and Jantar Mantar - Jaipur are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: stop by Anokhi Clothing Store.

Discover how to plan a Jaipur trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in October, and nighttime lows around 25°C. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Jaipur

Shopping Historic Sites Classes
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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
The Gem Palace ©
The Gem Palace

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