17 days in Ajanta, Mumbai & Leh Itinerary

17 days in Ajanta, Mumbai & Leh Itinerary

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Ajanta
— 2 nights
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Mumbai
— 2 nights
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Leh
— 8 nights

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Ajanta

Ajanta ©
World-famous for its spellbinding prayer halls and cave temples carved into a horseshoe-shaped rock face, Ajanta lies in a mountainous region of a remote river valley.
On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Omkareshwar Mandir and then explore the fascinating underground world of Ajanta Caves.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Ajanta trip itinerary builder app.

Bengaluru to Ajanta is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bengaluru in April, expect nights in Ajanta to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 45°C. You'll set off for Mumbai on the 27th (Sat).

Things to do in Ajanta

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Omkareshwar Mandir
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Ajanta Caves ©
Ajanta Caves
Omkareshwar Mandir ©
Omkareshwar Mandir

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Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Aarey Colony, get in on the family fun at Red Carpet Wax Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Chowpatty Beach, and finally take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at India Boats, then make a trip to Bhaktivedanta Swami Mission School, and then kick back and relax at Aksa Beach.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mumbai trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Ajanta to Mumbai takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. While traveling from Ajanta, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Mumbai, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Leh.

Things to do in Mumbai

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link
Aarey Colony ©
Aarey Colony
Aksa Beach ©
Aksa Beach

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Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Namgyal Tsemo Gompa and Alchi Choskor Monastery. Let the collections at Hall of Fame and Stok Palace Museum capture your imagination. Explore Leh's surroundings by going to Hemis Monastery (in Hemis) and Alchi Monastary (in Alchi). Spend the 5th (Sun) among lush scenery at Zanskar the Virgin Valley. There's much more to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, admire the landmark architecture of Stakna Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Leh trip planner.

You can fly from Mumbai to Leh in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Hemis Monastery, Alchi Monastary
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Alchi Monastary ©
Alchi Monastary
Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery
Alchi Choskor Monastery ©
Alchi Choskor Monastery

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