12 days in India Itinerary

12 days in India Itinerary

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12 days in India Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  8​h
1
Mumbai
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h
5
Mumbai
— 1 night
+2
train + taxi + Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Johannesburg

3
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Head to R City Mall and Phoenix Marketcityfor some retail therapy. Explore hidden gems such as High Street Phoenix and Viviana Mall. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mumbai: Oberoi Mall (in Goregaon) and Thane (Upvan Lake & Korum Mall). There's lots more to do: laugh and play at Red Carpet Wax Museum, make a trip to Bhaktivedanta Swami Mission School, and snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Mumbai tour app .

Johannesburg, South Africa to Mumbai is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Johannesburg to Mumbai, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Johannesburg in June, expect Mumbai to be much warmer, temps between 38°C and 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Mumbai

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trip

Thane
Highlights from your plan
R City Mall ©
R City Mall
Red Carpet Wax Museum ©
Red Carpet Wax Museum
High Street Phoenix ©
High Street Phoenix

3
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ambience Mall and Select Citywalk. Your inner history buff will appreciate Humayun's Tomb and Raj Ghat. Get out of town with these interesting New Delhi side-trips: Noida (The Great India Place & DLF Mall Of India). There's more to do: take a stroll through Hauz Khas Village and browse the eclectic array of goods at Dilli Haat.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read New Delhi online trip builder .

You can fly from Mumbai to New Delhi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. When traveling from Mumbai in June, plan for a bit warmer days in New Delhi, with highs around 45°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 32°C. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Noida, Ambience Mall
Highlights from your plan
The Great India Place ©
The Great India Place
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Raj Ghat ©
Raj Ghat

1
night
Agra

Agra ©
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 28th (Thu), look for gifts at The Warehouse of Gifts & Souvenirs, then stop by Nakkashi Gems And Handicrafts, and then look for gifts at Marble Cottage.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Agra road trip planner.

You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Agra are 46°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Marble Cottage ©
Marble Cottage
Unique Handicrafts ©
Unique Handicrafts
Subhash Emporium ©
Subhash Emporium

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.
On the 30th (Sat), look for gifts at Fair Deal Textile and then look for gifts at New Maharaja Gem Palace. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, then stop by Royal Spices And Tea, then look for gifts at Jalmahal Textile & Carpets, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Jaipur trip planner .

Traveling by car from Agra to Jaipur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 47°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Jaipur

Shopping Historic Sites Spas
Highlights from your plan
New Maharaja Gem Palace ©
New Maharaja Gem Palace
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Royal Spices And Tea ©
Royal Spices And Tea

1
night
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): look for gifts at Charagh Din Shirts, then wander the streets of Colaba Causeway, and then admire the striking features of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mumbai trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Mumbai takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Jaipur in July, you will find days in Mumbai are slightly colder (35°C), and nights are about the same (29°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Colaba Causeway ©
Colaba Causeway
Charagh Din Shirts ©
Charagh Din Shirts
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

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