10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights
2
Thekkady
— 2 nights
3
Jaipur
— 1 night
4
Agra
— 1 night

3
nights
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.
Bring the kids along to Kovalam Beach and Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum): Lighthouse Beach (in Kovalam) and Varkala Town (Kappil Beach, Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Thiruvananthapuram Zoo, have fun and explore at Chacha Nehru Children’s Museum, and see the interesting displays at Priyadarshini Planetarium.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) tour website.

Melbourne, Australia to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to India Standard Time (IST), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in February, with highs in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Varkala Town, Kovalam
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

2
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation, identify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction, and then admire the natural beauty at Periyar Spice & Ayurvedic Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, thenidentify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Thekkady travel planner.

Getting from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Thekkady by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

1
night
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.
On the 1st (Sun), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Deer Park, Ashok Vihar, Jaipur, delve into the lush surroundings at Grass Farm Nursery, and then contemplate the long history of Amber Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur, look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and finally identify plant and animal life at Elefriend.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Jaipur road trip planner.

Getting from Thekkady to Jaipur by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, daily temperatures in Jaipur can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 3rd (Tue), make a trip to Agra Fort, admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal, and then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Agra trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Jaipur to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March in Agra, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Jahangir Mahal ©
Jahangir Mahal

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