12 days in India Itinerary

12 days in India Itinerary

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12 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Jodhpur
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Ajmer
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
New Delhi
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h
4
Nainital
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

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.
Jodhpur is known for historic sites, shopping, museums, parks, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort, contemplate the waterfront views at Sardar Samand Lake, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Toorji Ka Jhalra (Toorji’s Step Well).

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Jodhpur day trip planning tool .

Mumbai to Jodhpur is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in October, Jodhpur is a bit cooler at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Ajmer.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Zipline
Safaris

2
nights
Ajmer

Ajmer ©
Although usually visited on a day trip from the nearby Pushkar, the lively, often chaotic city of Ajmer has its share of sights.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Pushkar Lake and then have some family-friendly fun at Xcapade Adventures. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dargah Shariff and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Ajmer tour itinerary builder .

You can drive from Jodhpur to Ajmer in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to New Delhi.

Things to do in Ajmer

Fun & Games Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Pushkar
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Xcapade Adventures ©
Xcapade Adventures
Pushkar Lake ©
Pushkar Lake
Safaris

4
nights
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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, shopping, parks, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, step into the grandiose world of Red Fort (Lal Quila), admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, and contemplate the long history of India Gate.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read New Delhi trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Ajmer to New Delhi in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Nainital.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Jantar Mantar ©
Jantar Mantar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb

3
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Nainital Lake and Goddess Naina Devi. Get out of town with these interesting Nainital side-trips: Bhimtal Lake (in Bhimtal), Corbett Falls (in Jim Corbett National Park) and Naukuchiatal Lake (in Naukuchiatal). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Naina Peak, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanuman Garhi Temple, and stop by The Pahari Store.

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Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from New Delhi to Nainital takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bhimtal Lake, Naukuchiatal Lake, Corbett Falls
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
Corbett Falls ©
Corbett Falls

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