13 days in India Itinerary

13 days in India Itinerary

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13 days in India Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  10 h 45 min
1
Varanasi
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Agra
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Lucknow
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 15 min
5
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
6
Udaipur
— 1 night
Fly + Taxi:  7 h 15 min
7
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
8
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
night
Varanasi

A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Varanasi trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Varanasi is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Varanasi due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in February; daily highs in Varanasi reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Varanasi

Tours Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River

2
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): make a trip to Agra Fort, then don't miss a visit to Jahangir Mahal, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, then admire the landmark architecture of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, and then admire the striking features of Diwan-i-Am Agra Fort.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Agra trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from Varanasi to Agra takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Varanasi in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Agra, with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar, admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb, and then contemplate the long history of India Gate. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), explore the historical opulence of Red Fort (Lal Quila), and then admire the natural beauty at Akshardham.

For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read New Delhi online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in February, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Lucknow.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

1
night
Lucknow

Lucknow
A traditionally cultural city with peculiar architecture and a blend of civilizations, Lucknow offers popular sightseeing of a number of historic monuments.
For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Lucknow trip planner .

Fly from New Delhi to Lucknow in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In February in Lucknow, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 12°C at night. You'll set off for Jaipur on the 24th (Sun).

Things to do in Lucknow

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

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 25th (Mon), see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, then get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, then admire the striking features of Amber Palace, and finally look for gifts at Royal Spices And Tea. On the next day, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then admire the landmark architecture of Jal Mahal, then admire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Govind Dev Ji Temple.

To see maps and other tourist information, you can read our Jaipur day trip planning site .

You can fly from Lucknow to Jaipur in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Jaipur are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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night
Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): admire the striking features of City Palace of Udaipur, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple, and then explore the activities along Lake Pichola.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Udaipur day trip planner.

You can fly from Jaipur to Udaipur in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Udaipur can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Thekkady.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Jagdish Temple ©
Jagdish Temple

1
night
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 (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Chellarkovil Viewpoint, then explore the activities along Periyar Lake, then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, and finally look and learn at Green land spice garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore and take pictures at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation, then look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Junction, and then stop by Abraham's Spice Garden.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Thekkady trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Udaipur to Thekkady takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can go by car to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Napier Museum, then explore the engaging exhibits at Chacha Nehru Children’s Museum, then see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and finally admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) holiday planner.

Drive from Thekkady to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in March, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Napier Museum ©
Napier Museum

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