10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Drive:  5 h
1
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Fly + Taxi:  2 h 45 min
2
Jaisalmer
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
3
Jodhpur
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
4
Chittaurgarh
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: New Delhi

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur and then step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): examine the collection at Jaipur Wax Museum, then learn about all things military at Nahargarh Fort, then see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Jaipur trip maker .

New Delhi to Jaipur is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Jaipur can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jaipur

Museums Historic Sites Spas
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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

2
nights
Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer ©
A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Jaisalmer Fort and Kuldhara Abandoned Village. Get some cultural insight at Kothari's Patwaon-Ki-Haveli and Jaisalmer War Museum. There's more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temples and look for gifts at Jaisal Art House.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Jaisalmer visit planning tool .

Getting from Jaipur to Jaisalmer by combination of flight and taxi takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

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Jaisalmer Fort ©
Jaisalmer Fort
Jain Temples ©
Jain Temples
Kothari's Patwaon-Ki-Haveli ©
Kothari's Patwaon-Ki-Haveli

2
nights
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 6th (Sun): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and then get to know the fascinating history of Toorji Ka Jhalra (Toorji’s Step Well). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, then appreciate the history behind Jaswant Thada, and then browse for treasures at Ganesh Handicrafts.

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You can drive from Jaisalmer to Jodhpur in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In October, daytime highs in Jodhpur are 42°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Chittaurgarh.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Spas Shopping
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Jaswant Thada ©
Jaswant Thada

2
nights
Chittaurgarh

Chittaurgarh ©
Sitting on the shores of the Berach River, the city of Chittaurgarh had a checkered history of ancient war against would-be invaders.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): make a trip to Chittaurgarh Fort, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Meera Temple, and then contemplate the long history of Rana Kumbha Palace. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanwariaji Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalika Mata Temple, step into the grandiose world of Padmini's Palace, then explore the ancient world of Samadhisvara Temple, and finally make a trip to Vijay Stambha.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Chittaurgarh trip planner .

Getting from Jodhpur to Chittaurgarh by car takes about 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chittaurgarh

Historic Sites
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Chittorgarh Fort ©
Chittorgarh Fort
Meera Temple ©
Meera Temple
Samadhisvara Temple ©
Samadhisvara Temple

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