21 days in India Itinerary

21 days in India Itinerary

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21 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  2​h 45​min
1
Leh
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Agra
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Jaipur
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
5
Udaipur
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Mumbai
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Lagos

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.
Leh is known for historic sites, nature, museums, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, don't miss a visit to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, and relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Leh trip itinerary tool .

New Delhi to Leh is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa
Hall of Fame ©
Hall of Fame

3
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 classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and don't miss a visit to India Gate.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the New Delhi vacation site .

Traveling by flight from Leh to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in August, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Agra is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Taj Mahal, admire the striking features of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Bageshwarnath Temple.

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Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Agra, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

3
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.
Jaipur is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, childrens museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Amber Palace, identify plant and animal life at EleSafari, admire the striking features of Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors), and learn about all things military at Nahargarh Fort.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Jaipur sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): browse for treasures at Art_en_Soul shoppe, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Udaipur, then view the masterpieces at Gothwal Art, and finally take an in-depth tour of Bagore Ki Haveli. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Lake Pichola, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple, then step into the grandiose world of Monsoon Palace, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ekling Ji Temple.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Udaipur attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Udaipur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jaipur in September, you will find days in Udaipur are a bit cooler (38°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Udaipur

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): get outside with Outdoor Activities, then steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and then admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Jodhpur trip maker .

Traveling by car from Udaipur to Jodhpur takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Zipline

3
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): browse the eclectic array of goods at Crawford Market, then get engrossed in the history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, then appreciate the history behind Gateway of India, and finally stop by Bungalow Eight. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link, don't miss a visit to Dhobi Ghat, then contemplate the long history of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, and finally cruise along Marine Drive.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Mumbai trip itinerary planning website .

Fly from Jodhpur to Mumbai in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Jodhpur in September, plan for slightly colder days in Mumbai, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Scenic Drive Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link

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