15 days in India Itinerary

15 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  4 h
1
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Vijayawada
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  3 h 30 min
3
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
5
Hyderabad
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  4 h
6
Goa
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  5 h 30 min
7
Mumbai
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
8
Shirdi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
9
Aurangabad
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, steep yourself in history at Raj Ghat, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and don't miss a visit to India Gate.

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Kolkata (Calcutta) to New Delhi is an approximately 4- hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in May, you will find days in New Delhi are a bit warmer (47°C), and nights are about the same (30°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Vijayawada.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate

1
night
Vijayawada

Vijayawada ©
A commercial hub in the state of Andhra Pradesh, the bustling city of Vijayawada lies on the banks of the Krishna River, surrounded by green hills and quaint villages.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gunadala Matha Shrine, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paritala Anjaneya Swami Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kanakadurga Temple.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Vijayawada road trip planning website.

You can fly from New Delhi to Vijayawada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 46°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Vijayawada

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kanakadurga Temple ©
Kanakadurga Temple
Gunadala Matha Shrine ©
Gunadala Matha Shrine

2
nights
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.
On the 15th (Fri), get curious at Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, then don't miss a visit to DakshinaMukhy Nandeeshwara Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple Bangalore, and finally don't miss a visit to Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam Math. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Govardhana Kshetra, take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Omkareshwarar Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Omkara Hills, and finally shop like a local with UB City.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bengaluru online travel planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Vijayawada to Bengaluru takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, Bengaluru is a bit cooler than Vijayawada - with highs of 39°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Lalbagh Botanical Garden ©
Lalbagh Botanical Garden
Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum ©

2
nights
Mysuru (Mysore)

Mysuru (Mysore) ©
A historic and culturally distinctive city, Mysuru (Mysore) has all the stories, artworks, and architecture you'd hope to find in the former capital city of a rich kingdom.
On the 17th (Sun), get to know the resident critters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, explore the historical opulence of Mysuru Palace, and then stop by Adil & Azam. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: ponder the design of Brindavan Garden, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Venugopal Swamy Devalaya, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Bengaluru in May: highs in Mysuru (Mysore) hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Hyderabad.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden
Mysuru Palace ©
Mysuru Palace
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens

1
night
Hyderabad

Hyderabad ©
Teeming with history and heritage, Hyderabad draws visitors from all over the world with its old Indo-Islamic buildings, forts, and museums.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir, then admire the masterpieces at Salar Jung Museum, then admire the striking features of Chowmahalla Palace, and finally stop by Modi Pearls.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Hyderabad route builder website.

You can fly from Mysuru (Mysore) to Hyderabad in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. In May, Hyderabad is a bit warmer than Mysuru (Mysore) - with highs of 46°C and lows of 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Goa.

Things to do in Hyderabad

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Birla Mandir ©
Birla Mandir
Salar Jung Museum ©
Salar Jung Museum
Chowmahalla Palace ©
Chowmahalla Palace

2
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Animal Shelter Agonda and then kick back and relax at Palolem Beach. On the next day, explore the striking landscape at Tortoise Rock and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Agonda Beach.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Goa trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Hyderabad to Goa in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. While traveling from Hyderabad, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Goa, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Goa

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Palolem Beach ©
Palolem Beach
Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Animal Shelter Agonda ©
Animal Shelter Agonda

2
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 22nd (Fri), stop by Bombay Paperie, appreciate the history behind Gateway of India, then take an in-depth tour of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, then don't miss a visit to Dhobi Ghat, and finally take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link. On your second day here, hunt for treasures at Crawford Market, get engrossed in the history at Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, cruise along Marine Drive, then steep yourself in history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Jio Garden.

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Getting from Goa to Mumbai by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. May in Mumbai sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 31°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive to Shirdi.

Things to do in Mumbai

Museums Outdoors Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link

1
night
Shirdi

Shirdi ©
The small town of Shirdi remains a popular pilgrimage destination, best known as the place where Sai Baba, a 19th-century spiritual guru, lived his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir and then find something for the whole family at Sai Teerth Theme Park Shirdi.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Shirdi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Mumbai to Shirdi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Mumbai, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Shirdi, ranging from highs of 47°C to lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Aurangabad.

Things to do in Shirdi

Theme Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sai Teerth Theme Park Shirdi ©
Sai Teerth Theme Park Shirdi
Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir ©
Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir

1
night
Aurangabad

Aurangabad ©
A place of history, culture, and spiritualism, Aurangabad appeals to a growing number of pilgrims and tourists looking to get more out of their vacation in India.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Mhaismal, then explore the fascinating underground world of Ellora Caves, and then delve into the distant past at Daulatabad Fort.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Aurangabad online route planner.

Traveling by car from Shirdi to Aurangabad takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May in Aurangabad, expect temperatures between 47°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Aurangabad

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Daulatabad Fort
Highlights from your plan
Ellora Caves ©
Ellora Caves
Daulatabad Fort ©
Daulatabad Fort
Mhaismal ©
Mhaismal

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