12 days in India Itinerary

12 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Train:  26 h
1
Jaipur
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Nawalgarh
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h 30 min
3
Jaisalmer
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
4
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
5
Udaipur
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Kumbhalgarh
— 1 day
Drive:  6 h
End: Jaipur

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Amber Palace, then take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur, and then don't miss a visit to Jagat Shiromani Ji Temple.

For where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Jaipur day trip planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Jaipur is an approximately 3- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Jaipur can reach 44°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Nawalgarh.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Jagat Shiromani Ji Temple ©
Jagat Shiromani Ji Temple

3
nights
Nawalgarh

Nawalgarh ©
Nawalgarh is a town in Jhunjhunu district of Indian state Rajasthan. Change things up with these side-trips from Nawalgarh: Sikar (Khatu Shyam Ji Temple, Shree Shyam Kund ( Shyam Sarovar), &more), Laxmangarh Fort (in Shekhawati) and Jhunjhunu (Khemi Sati Temple, The Modi and Tiberwala Haveli, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Aath Havelis, admire the masterpieces at Morarka Haveli, and steep yourself in history at Dundlod Fort.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Nawalgarh trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Nawalgarh takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Nawalgarh

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Jhunjhunu, Sikar, Laxmangarh Fort
Highlights from your plan
Shree Rani Sati Dadi Temple ©
Shree Rani Sati Dadi Temple
Dr. Ramnath A. Podar Haveli Museum ©
Dr. Ramnath A. Podar Haveli Museum
Khemi Sati Temple ©
Khemi Sati Temple

2
nights
Jaisalmer

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Gadsisar Sagar Lake. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Jaisalmer trip website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Nawalgarh to Jaisalmer. You'll set off for Jodhpur on the 3rd (Thu).

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Gadsisar Sagar Lake ©
Gadsisar Sagar Lake

1
night
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.
To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Jodhpur holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Jaisalmer to Jodhpur takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In May, daily temperatures in Jodhpur can reach 48°C, while at night they dip to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Museums Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Zipline
Via Jodhpur ©
Via Jodhpur

2
nights
Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Bagore Ki Haveli Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jagdish Temple, then get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Udaipur, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Udaipur road trip planning app.

You can drive from Jodhpur to Udaipur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 47°C, and evening lows to 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kumbhalgarh.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Bagore Ki Haveli Museum ©
Bagore Ki Haveli Museum

1
day
Kumbhalgarh

Kumbhalgarh ©
Although many Kumbhalgarh tours revolve around distinctive historical and cultural heritage, there are still plenty of things to do for those pursuing great outdoors, such as trekking and camping.
On the 6th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vedi Temple, steep yourself in history at Kumbhalgarh Fort, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mammadev Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Parshuram Mahadev Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Muchchal Mahavir Temple.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kumbhalgarh tour itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Udaipur to Kumbhalgarh by car takes about 2.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Kumbhalgarh are 47°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kumbhalgarh

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kumbhalgarh Fort ©
Kumbhalgarh Fort
Parshuram Mahadev Temple ©
Parshuram Mahadev Temple
Vedi Temple ©
Vedi Temple

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