16 days in India Itinerary

16 days in India Itinerary

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16 days in India Itinerary

Start: Nagpur
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Varanasi
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Agra
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Jaisalmer
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
6
Jaipur
— 4 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
7
Udaipur
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Nagpur


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1
night
Varanasi

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): look for gifts at Bala Ji Handicraft and then take in the exciting artwork at Ruchika Art Gallery.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Varanasi road trip planning app .

Nagpur to Varanasi is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Varanasi

Spas Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Ruchika Art Gallery ©
Ruchika Art Gallery
Spas & Wellness
Bala Ji Handicraft ©
Bala Ji Handicraft

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Popular historic sites such as Agra Fort and Taj Mahal are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at New Nice Marble Art & Handicrafts and Jama Masjid (Agra). When in Agra, make a side trip to see Keoladeo National Park in Bharatpur, approximately 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the exciting artwork at U.P Handicrafts Development Center, explore the galleries of Agra Art Gallery, and look for gifts at Unique Handicrafts.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Agra trip planner .

Fly from Varanasi to Agra in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in October, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Keoladeo National Park
Highlights from your plan
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park

3
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.
Get some historical perspective at Humayun's Tomb and India Gate. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Red Fort (Lal Quila) and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. There's much more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Gourmet Desire, look for gifts at People Tree, admire the natural beauty at Akshardham, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan).

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the New Delhi trip planner .

You can drive from Agra to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in New Delhi sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Jodhpur.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Red Fort (Lal Quila) ©
Red Fort (Lal Quila)
India Gate ©
India Gate

1
night
Jodhpur

Jodhpur ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort, steep yourself in history at Jai Pol, then take in the exciting artwork at Umaid Heritage Art School, and finally explore the galleries of Ganesh Handicrafts.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Jodhpur trip planner.

You can fly from New Delhi to Jodhpur in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 42°C in October, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Heritage Art School ©
Umaid Heritage Art School
Ganesh Handicrafts ©
Ganesh Handicrafts

1
night
Jaisalmer

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 10th (Thu): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Jaisalmer trip planner .

You can drive from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
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.
Gem Plaza and Gyan Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Amber Palace and City Palace of Jaipur. Next up on the itinerary: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, explore the galleries of Jewels Lake Palace , Jaipur, and view the masterpieces at Samanvai Art Gallery.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Jaipur tour itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Jaisalmer to Jaipur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October in Jaipur, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

1
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola, view the masterpieces at Gothwal Art, then admire the striking features of City Palace of Udaipur, and finally browse the exhibits of Pacific Art.

To find photos and other tourist information, go to the Udaipur sightseeing planning site .

Fly from Jaipur to Udaipur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jaipur in October, plan for little chillier nights in Udaipur, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola

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