19 days in India Itinerary

19 days in India Itinerary

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19 days in India Itinerary

Start: Fort Lauderdale
Fly + Drive:  31​h
1
Jaisalmer
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Udaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
3
Mangalore
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 30​min
4
Mahabalipuram
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Tirupati
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Hampi
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
7
Leh
— 3 nights
Fly:  28​h
End: Fort Lauderdale

2
nights
Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer ©
A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Get some historical perspective at Tanot Mata Temple and Kuldhara Abandoned Village. Jaisalmer War Museum and Jain Temples are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Longewala War Memorial, make a trip to Bada Bagh, and see the interesting displays at Desert Culture Centre & Museum.

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Fort Lauderdale, USA to Jaisalmer is an approximately 31-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Jaisalmer is 10 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Jaisalmer War Museum ©
Jaisalmer War Museum
Tanot Mata Temple ©
Tanot Mata Temple
Kuldhara Abandoned Village ©
Kuldhara Abandoned Village

2
nights
Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
On the 25th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ShreenathJi Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Gothwal Art. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the local highlights with Walking tours and then get engrossed in the history at Maharana Pratap Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Udaipur trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Jaisalmer to Udaipur takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in November, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Mangalore.

Things to do in Udaipur

Tours Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art
Maharana Pratap Museum ©
Maharana Pratap Museum
Srinathji Temple ©
Srinathji Temple

2
nights
Mangalore

Mangalore ©
A gateway to the coastal region, Mangalore has long served as a stop-off point on maritime trade routes, and remains a major port city today.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kateel Shri Durgaparameshwari Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Aloysius Chapel, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kadri Manjunath Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kudroli Gokarnath Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mangaladevi Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Tannirbhavi Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Kapu Beach, and then don't miss a visit to Sultan Battery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Mangalore tour itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Udaipur to Mangalore in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Mangalore when traveling from Udaipur in November, with lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mahabalipuram.

Things to do in Mangalore

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kapu Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kateel Shri Durgaparameshwari Temple ©
Kudroli Gokarnath Temple ©
Kudroli Gokarnath Temple
Kadri Manjunath Temple ©
Kadri Manjunath Temple

2
nights
Mahabalipuram

Mahabalipuram ©
Once an important sea port city in the ancient Pallava kingdom, Mahabalipuram today draws in visitors with UNESCO-listed monuments and temples carved out of rock during the 7th and 8th centuries CE.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Raya Gopura, then delve into the distant past at Monuments at Mahabalipuram, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sea Shore Temple, and finally admire the striking features of Pancha Rathas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology, examine the collection at India Seashell Museum, make a trip to Arjuna's Penance, then appreciate the history behind Descent Of The Ganges, then make a trip to Krishna's Butter Ball, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mukunda Nayanar Temple.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Mahabalipuram online tour itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Mangalore to Mahabalipuram in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Mangalore in November, you will find days in Mahabalipuram are slightly colder (86°F), and nights are about the same (73°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive to Tirupati.

Things to do in Mahabalipuram

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Monuments at Mahabalipuram ©
Monuments at Mahabalipuram
Descent Of The Ganges ©
Descent Of The Ganges
India Seashell Museum ©
India Seashell Museum

1
night
Tirupati

Tirupati ©
Being a major pilgrimage spot at the foot of the Seshachalam hills, Tirupati tourism revolves around Hindu temples and vast nature reserves.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Govindarajaswami Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON - Sri Sri Radha Govinda Mandir, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Varahaswami Temple.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Tirupati trip planner.

You can drive from Mahabalipuram to Tirupati in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Hampi.

Things to do in Tirupati

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sri Govindarajaswami Temple ©
Sri Govindarajaswami Temple
Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami Temple ©
Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple ©
Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple

2
nights
Hampi

Hampi ©
The temple town of Hampi sits on the site where one of the richest and biggest cities on the planet once stood, with the ruins of the old city protected as a World Heritage Site.
On the 2nd (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hazara Rama Temple, make a trip to Elephant Stables, admire the striking features of Lotus Mahal, then pause for some photo ops at Bheema's Gate, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Monkey Temple, and finally make a trip to Shivlinga. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Group of Monuments at Hampi, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Matanga Hill, explore the ancient world of Octagonal Bath, then contemplate the long history of Vitthala Temple, and finally pause for some photo ops at Statue of Ugra Narsimha.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Hampi online holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Tirupati to Hampi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. December in Hampi sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Leh.

Things to do in Hampi

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Hazara Rama Temple ©
Hazara Rama Temple
Group of Monuments at Hampi ©
Group of Monuments at Hampi
Vitthala Temple ©
Vitthala Temple

3
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at Shanti Stupa and Hemis Monastery. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Alchi Choskor Monastery and Alchi Monastary. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Likir Gompa, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, contemplate the long history of Riasi Fort or Zorawar Fort, and make a trip to Ice Stupa Artificial Glaciers.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Leh trip builder app .

Traveling by flight from Hampi to Leh takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Ladakh, Hemis Monastery, Konigspalast von Shey, Alchi Monastary
Highlights from your plan
Shanti Stupa ©
Shanti Stupa
Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery
Alchi Choskor Monastery ©
Alchi Choskor Monastery

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