15 days in India Itinerary

15 days in India Itinerary

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15 days in India Itinerary

Start: Jaipur
Fly:  2​h 15​min
1
Indore
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
train + bus:  2​h
3
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Madurai
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
5
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Bengaluru
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
7
Goa
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h
8
Lucknow
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
9
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Jaipur

1
night
Indore

Indore ©
The commercial capital of Madhya Pradesh, Indore blends its historic past with future-oriented modernization.
On the 5th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Siddh Vijay Ganesh Mandir, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Khajrana Ganesh Mandir, then steep yourself in history at Rajwada Indore, and finally hunt for treasures at Sarafa Bazaar.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Indore trip builder website .

Jaipur to Indore is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Jaipur in May since evenings lows in Indore dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Indore

Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Khajrana Ganesh Mandir ©
Khajrana Ganesh Mandir
Shri Siddh Vijay Ganesh Mandir ©
Shri Siddh Vijay Ganesh Mandir
Sarafa Bazaar ©
Sarafa Bazaar

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, then examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and finally browse the different shops at Saphalyam Shopping Complex. On the next day, stop by Sarwaa, then see the interesting displays at Napier Museum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip maker website .

Fly from Indore to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Indore in May, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum): temperatures range from 37°C by day to 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Kovalam Beach
Highlights from your plan
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

1
night
Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari ©
Located at the most southerly point of mainland India, Kanyakumari has long attracted pilgrims and those keen to see the end of the road.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Thanumalayan temple - Sthanumalayan Kovil, kick back and relax at Kanyakumari Beach, then see the interesting displays at Kanyakumari Wax Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Sunset View Point.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kanyakumari travel website .

Getting from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kanyakumari by combination of train and bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Kanyakumari can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Madurai.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Parks Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sunset View Point ©
Sunset View Point
Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach

1
night
Madurai

Madurai ©
One of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, Madurai sits on the banks of the River Vaigai and serves as a center of Tamil culture.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Gandhi Memorial Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple, then stop by Prema Vilas, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tirupparankunram. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vandiyur Mariamman Teppakulam and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine.

For other places to visit and tourist information, use the Madurai attractions planning tool .

Getting from Kanyakumari to Madurai by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in May, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine ©
Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine
Tirupparankunram ©
Tirupparankunram

1
night
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 11th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Namdroling Monastery, step into the grandiose world of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas), and then see the interesting displays at Sea Shell Museum.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Madurai to Mysuru (Mysore) takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Madurai in May, with highs in Mysuru (Mysore) at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Namdroling Monastery ©
Namdroling Monastery
Sea Shell Museum ©
Sea Shell Museum

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore, then stop by The Bombay Store Bangalore, then get a taste of the local shopping with UB City, and finally browse the exhibits of Kynkyny Art.

To plan Bengaluru vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Bengaluru in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Mysuru (Mysore), expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bengaluru, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Goa.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
UB City ©
UB City
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore

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.
On the 13th (Wed), browse the exhibits of Mario Gallery, look for gifts at Sheek Emporium, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of Bom Jesus.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Goa online day trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Bengaluru to Goa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Bengaluru in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 32°C in Goa. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Lucknow.

Things to do in Goa

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sheek Emporium ©
Sheek Emporium
Basilica of Bom Jesus ©
Basilica of Bom Jesus
Mario Gallery ©
Mario Gallery

2
nights
Lucknow

Lucknow ©
A traditionally cultural city with peculiar architecture and a blend of civilizations, Lucknow offers popular sightseeing of a number of historic monuments.
On the 15th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Sri Radha Raman Bihari Ji Mandir, wander the streets of Hazratganj, then steep yourself in history at Rumi Darwaza, and finally examine the collection at The Residency.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Lucknow trip builder website .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Goa to Lucknow in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. While traveling from Goa, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Lucknow, ranging from highs of 47°C to lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Lucknow

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Rumi Darwaza ©
Rumi Darwaza
Hazratganj ©
Hazratganj
The Residency ©
The Residency

2
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.
You'll explore and learn at Gandhi Smriti and Kiran Nadar Museum of Art. Head to Chandni Chowk and People Treefor plenty of shopping. There's much more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and don't miss a visit to India Gate.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our New Delhi road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Lucknow to New Delhi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In May, daytime highs in New Delhi are 47°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate

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