20 days in India Itinerary

20 days in India Itinerary

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20 days in India Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  17​h
1
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
2
Mandawa
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Bikaner
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Jodhpur
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
5
Udaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
6
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Agra
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
8
Varanasi
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h
9
Goa
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h 30​min
10
New Delhi
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h
End: Vancouver

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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb, take in the spiritual surroundings of Akshardham, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Church, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the New Delhi trip itinerary maker app .

Vancouver, Canada to New Delhi is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to India Standard Time (IST) is 13 hours. When traveling from Vancouver in November, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in New Delhi: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Mandawa.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Food Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar

1
night
Mandawa

Mandawa ©
Mandawa is a town in Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan in India. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Saraf Haveli.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Mandawa sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Mandawa takes 6 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Bikaner.

Things to do in Mandawa

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Saraf Haveli ©
Saraf Haveli

1
night
Bikaner

Bikaner ©
A desert outpost, a city of palaces, and a tourist town: Bikaner has been seen as many things by many people.
On the 14th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temple Bhandasar, then experience rural life at National Research Centre on Camel, and then steep yourself in history at Junagarh Fort.

To see ratings and other tourist information, use the Bikaner trip planner.

You can drive from Mandawa to Bikaner in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Bikaner

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Junagarh Fort ©
Junagarh Fort
Jain Temple Bhandasar ©
Jain Temple Bhandasar
National Research Centre on Camel ©
National Research Centre on Camel

2
nights
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.
On the 15th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, appreciate the history behind Jaswant Thada, then steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and finally don't miss a visit to Clock Tower - Ghanta Ghar.

Make your Jodhpur itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Bikaner to Jodhpur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in November, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Jaswant Thada ©
Jaswant Thada

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, stop by Gothwal Art, then stop by Little Armani, and finally take an in-depth tour of Bagore Ki Haveli. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple, admire the natural beauty at Garden of the Maidens (Sahelion Ki Bari), explore the historical opulence of Monsoon Palace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Jagmandir Isla.

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You can drive from Jodhpur to Udaipur in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Udaipur are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple

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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.
On the 18th (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors). On the next day, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur, then admire the landmark architecture of Amber Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Jagat Shiromani Ji Temple.

Plan trip to Jaipur with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Udaipur to Jaipur in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. November in Jaipur sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 17°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

1
night
Agra

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 20th (Tue), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For reviews and tourist information, refer to the Agra trip builder app .

Drive from Jaipur to Agra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Agra are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Varanasi.

Things to do in Agra

Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Jama Masjid ©
Jama Masjid

2
nights
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.
On the 21st (Wed), look for gifts at The Bed Silk & Pashmina and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sarnath. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River, don't miss a visit to Dasaswamedh Ghat, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Varanasi vacation tool .

Fly from Agra to Varanasi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Agra in November since evenings lows in Varanasi dip to 18°C. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Goa.

Things to do in Varanasi

Nature Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Sarnath ©
Sarnath

2
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
On the next day, contemplate the long history of Palacio do Deao and then kick back and relax at Palolem Beach.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Goa travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Varanasi to Goa takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Varanasi in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Goa, with lows of 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Goa

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Palolem Beach ©
Palolem Beach
Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Animal Shelter Agonda ©
Animal Shelter Agonda

1
night
New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Connaught Place, hunt for treasures at Chandni Chowk, then don't miss a visit to Red Fort (Lal Quila), and finally contemplate the long history of Raj Ghat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bahai Lotus Temple, then get to know the fascinating history of Lodi Gardens, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan).

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Goa to New Delhi takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. Plan for colder nights when traveling from Goa in November since evenings lows in New Delhi dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Red Fort (Lal Quila) ©
Red Fort (Lal Quila)
Lotus Temple ©
Lotus Temple
Lodhi Garden ©
Lodhi Garden

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