15 days in India Itinerary

15 days in India Itinerary

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15 days in India Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Fly + subway + train:  14​h
1
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Jaipur
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
3
Kannur
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Guruvayur
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
6
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: London

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Dayal Bagh and then don't miss a visit to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, and then admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Agra travel route planner .

London, UK to Agra is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to India Standard Time is 5 hours. In May, Agra is much hotter than London - with highs of 48°C and lows of 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Dayal Bagh ©
Dayal Bagh
Agra Fort
Agra Fort

3
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.
Attractions like Jantar Mantar - Jaipur and Deer Park, Ashok Vihar, Jaipur make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, explore the galleries of City Palace of Jaipur, admire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and look for all kinds of wild species at Make Bike Trip.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Jaipur driving holiday app .

Traveling by car from Agra to Jaipur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 48°C in May, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Kannur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

2
nights
Kannur

Kannur ©
A cultural capital on the state's relatively quiet northern coast, Kannur has long been associated with textile production and temple rituals, earning it the nickname, the "Land of Looms and Lores." Most Kannur itineraries will include observing theyyam rituals performed at the temples, where the traditions have origins dating back thousands of years.
On the 13th (Wed), kick back and relax at Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple, and then don't miss a visit to Sri Rajarajeswara Temple. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Ezhara Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at KIzhunna Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Thottada Beach.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kannur day trip planning tool .

You can fly from Jaipur to Kannur in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Guruvayur.

Things to do in Kannur

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple
Highlights from your plan
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach ©
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach
Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple ©
Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple
Thottada Beach ©
Thottada Beach

1
night
Guruvayur

Guruvayur ©
Guruvayur stands as one of the holiest and most important pilgrimage centers in the state, with its Sri Krishna Temple among the most frequented temples in the country.
On the 15th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Narayanamkulangara Temple, admire the striking features of Guruvayur Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Venkitachalapathy Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta), and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Parthasarathy Temple.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Guruvayur itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Kannur to Guruvayur takes 5.5 hours. In May in Guruvayur, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Guruvayur

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Guruvayur Temple ©
Guruvayur Temple
Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram ©
Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram
Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta) ©
Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta)

3
nights
Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin) ©
A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
Kids will enjoy Marari Beach and Njarackal Arattuvazhi Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple in Alappuzha (about 1h 25 min away). The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Wonderla Amusement Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vallarpadam Church, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chottanikkara Devi Temple.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) travel planning tool .

Traveling by car from Guruvayur to Kochi (Cochin) takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in May, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Shiva Temple Ernakulam , Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple, Marari Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Wonderla Amusement Park ©
Wonderla Amusement Park
Chottanikkara Devi Temple ©
Chottanikkara Devi Temple

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, then kick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, and finally make a trip to Attukal Bhagavathy Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple and then find something for the whole family at Magic Planet Theme Park.

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You can fly from Kochi (Cochin) to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. May in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Kovalam
Highlights from your plan
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach

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