16 days in India Itinerary

16 days in India Itinerary

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Varanasi
— 2 nights
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Agra
— 2 nights
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New Delhi
— 2 nights
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Jodhpur
— 1 night
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Udaipur
— 2 nights
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Jaisalmer
— 2 nights
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Gajner
— 1 night
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Mandawa
— 1 night
9
Jaipur
— 2 nights

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Varanasi

Spiritual Capital of India

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sarnath. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Ganges River and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Varanasi road trip planner.

New Delhi to Varanasi is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in December, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Varanasi

Spas · Tours · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Walking tours
4.9
Water Body
Ganges River
4.4
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Religious Site
Sarnath
4.1

2
nights
Agra

Agra

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 4th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Jahangir Mahal, then step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, and then admire the landmark architecture of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then don't miss a visit to Taj Mahal, and then look for gifts at Rajrani Souvenirs.

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Traveling by flight from Varanasi to Agra takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Agra when traveling from Varanasi in December, with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Highlights from your trip
Must see
Taj Mahal
4.7
World heritage site
Agra Fort
4.5
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Architectural Building
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah
4.4

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): make a trip to Qutub Minar, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb, and then contemplate the long history of India Gate. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), then don't miss a visit to Red Fort, and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the New Delhi online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in New Delhi sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Jodhpur.

Things to do in New Delhi

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Food Tours
4.9
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World heritage site
Humayun's Tomb
4.6
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Observation Deck
Qutub Minar
4.5

1
night
Jodhpur

Jodhpur ©

Sun City

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, then steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and then contemplate the long history of Jaswant Thada.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Jodhpur trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Jodhpur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from New Delhi in December, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Jodhpur: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Mehrangarh Fort
4.7
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Monument
Jaswant Thada
4.3

2
nights
Udaipur

Udaipur ©

Venice of the East

Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
On the 9th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola, then get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Udaipur, then take in the exciting artwork at Gothwal Art, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ekling Ji Temple. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Bagore Ki Haveli Museum, contemplate the long history of Sajjangarh Monsoon Palace, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jagdish Temple.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Udaipur trip website.

Traveling by car from Jodhpur to Udaipur takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. December in Udaipur sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Udaipur

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Water Body
Lake Pichola
4.5
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Religious Site
Ekling Ji Temple
4.6

2
nights
Jaisalmer

Golden City of India

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): look for gifts at Desert Art Gallery and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Gadsisar Sagar Lake and then steep yourself in history at Jaisalmer Fort.

To see reviews and more tourist information, read Jaisalmer road trip site.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Udaipur to Jaisalmer takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Gajner.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Safaris
4.9
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World heritage site
Jaisalmer Fort
4.2
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Water Body
Gadsisar Sagar Lake
3.6

1
night
Gajner

Gajner ©
On the 13th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Gajner Wildlife Sanctuary, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Deshnook Temple, and then make a trip to Devi Kund Sagar.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Gajner online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Jaisalmer to Gajner takes 5.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Mandawa.

Things to do in Gajner

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Landmark
Devi Kund Sagar
3.8

1
night
Mandawa

Mandawa ©
Mandawa is a town in Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan in India. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Saraf Haveli.

For where to stay and tourist information, you can read our Mandawa online vacation planner.

Getting from Gajner to Mandawa by car takes about 4 hours. On the 14th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Mandawa

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Architectural Building
Saraf Haveli
4.0

2
nights
Jaipur

Jaipur

Pink City

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 15th (Sun): look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, then browse the exhibits of City Palace of Jaipur, then admire the striking features of Amber Palace, and finally stop by Pachouli. On your second day here, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Deer Park, Ashok Vihar, Jaipur, then don't miss a visit to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Jaipur trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Mandawa to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. December in Jaipur sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jaipur

Highlights from your trip
Must see
Amber Palace
4.7
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History Museum
City Palace of Jaipur
4.0
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World heritage site
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
4.3

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