11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  4​h
1
Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Chennai
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Bengaluru
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
4
Goa
— 3 nights
train:  12​h
5
Mumbai
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

1
night
Kolkata (Calcutta)

Kolkata (Calcutta) ©
Nestled on the banks of the Hooghly River, Kolkata is a booming metropolis, India's second largest city, and the country's cultural hub, known for being the birthplace of major artistic and literary movements.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Tagore House, stroll the grounds of Bhawanipore Cemetery, take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Kolkata, Sri Sri Radha Govind Temple, get a new perspective on nature at Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar), then get engrossed in the history at Kolkata Tram Museum Smaranika, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jain Temple - Kolkata. On the next day, examine the collection at Victoria Memorial Hall, examine the collection at Netaji Bhawan, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pareshnath Jain Temple, then get engrossed in the history at Rabindra Bharati University Museum, and finally browse the exhibits of Vivekananda Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Kolkata (Calcutta) trip planner.

New Delhi to Kolkata (Calcutta) is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from New Delhi in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Kolkata (Calcutta), with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Chennai.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Vivekananda Museum ©
Vivekananda Museum
Victoria Memorial Hall ©
Victoria Memorial Hall
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar) ©
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar)

2
nights
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Chennai, Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of San Thome Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Parthasarathy Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalikambal Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Luz Anjaneyar Temple, wander the streets of Mylapore, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Thomas Mount National Shrine, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Aadhi Vyadhi Hara Bhaktha Anjaneyar Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vadapalani Murugan Temple.

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You can fly from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Chennai in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Kalikambal Temple ©
Kalikambal Temple
San Thome Church ©
San Thome Church

1
night
Bengaluru

Bengaluru ©
Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Surayanarayana Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Infant Jesus Shrine, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneyaswamy Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dodda Ganapathi Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gavi Gangadhareshwara Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bengaluru trip planning site .

Fly from Chennai to Bengaluru in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Chennai in November, plan for a bit cooler nights in Bengaluru, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Goa.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Dodda Ganapathi Temple ©
Dodda Ganapathi Temple
Infant Jesus Shrine ©
Infant Jesus Shrine

3
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
On the 4th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangeshi Temple, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assissi, then contemplate the long history of Reis Magos Fort, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mae De Deus Church. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Palacio do Deao, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shanta Durga Temple, then learn about all things military at Naval Aviation Museum, and finally practice your aim at Milsim Goa Paintball.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Goa online tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Bengaluru to Goa by combination of flight and taxi takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Goa when traveling from Bengaluru in November, with lows around 29°C. On the 6th (Wed), you'll travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Goa

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Naval Aviation Museum ©
Naval Aviation Museum
Church of St. Francis of Assissi ©
Church of St. Francis of Assissi
Reis Magos Fort ©
Reis Magos Fort

2
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): find something for the whole family at Red Carpet Wax Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahalakshmi Temple, then take an in-depth tour of Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Mount Mary Basilica. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Babulnath Temple, and then take an in-depth tour of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Mumbai attractions planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Goa to Mumbai in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Goa in November: highs in Mumbai hover around 40°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mount Mary Basilica ©
Mount Mary Basilica
Mahalakshmi Temple ©
Mahalakshmi Temple
Babulnath Temple ©
Babulnath Temple

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