20 days in India Itinerary

20 days in India Itinerary

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20 days in India Itinerary

Start: Vadodara
Drive:  5​h 45​min
1
Ambaji
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 15​min
2
Ajmer
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
taxi + bus:  2​h 45​min
6
Haridwar
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
7
Jim Corbett National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 15​min
8
Nainital
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
9
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
10
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
11
Udaipur
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
12
Ahmedabad
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
End: Vadodara

1
night
Ambaji

Ambaji ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Gabbar Hill and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Arasuri Ambaji Mata Devasthan.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ambaji road trip planning app .

You can drive from Rajkot to Ambaji in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Ajmer.

Things to do in Ambaji

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Shri Arasuri Ambaji Mata Devasthan ©

1
night
Ajmer

Ajmer
Although usually visited on a day trip from the nearby Pushkar, the lively, often chaotic city of Ajmer has its share of sights.
Dargah Shariff has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dargah Shariff.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ajmer trip planner .

You can drive from Ambaji to Ajmer in 6.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Ajmer

Historic Sites Tours Parks

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes India Gate as well as Lotus Temple. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): get in on the family fun at KidZania Delhi NCR. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of India Gate, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lotus Temple, then take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb, then enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Akshardham.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our New Delhi attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Ajmer to New Delhi takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in New Delhi are 95°F, while nighttime lows are 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks

Side Trip

KidZania Delhi NCR
Highlights from your plan
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
KidZania Delhi NCR ©
KidZania Delhi NCR
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Monument Rani Jhansi and then examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and finally make a trip to The Mall.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Shimla travel itinerary planner.

Getting from New Delhi to Shimla by combination of flight and taxi takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Shimla

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple

2
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gun Hill, trek along Camel's Back Road, and then stroll around Company Garden.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Mussoorie travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Shimla to Mussoorie in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. On the 25th (Thu), you're off toHaridwar.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Company Garden ©
Company Garden
Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Gun Hill ©
Gun Hill

1
night
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ganga Aarti at Haridwar as well as Har ki Pauri. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Har ki Pauri and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Haridwar.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Haridwar itinerary planning site .

Traveling by combination of taxi and bus from Mussoorie to Haridwar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Jim Corbett National Park.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri

few
hours
Jim Corbett National Park

Jim Corbett National Park ©
The oldest national park in the country, Jim Corbett National Park brings in thousands of wildlife enthusiasts each year.
Jim Corbett National Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Jim Corbett National Park.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Jim Corbett National Park vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Haridwar to Jim Corbett National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Nainital.

Things to do in Jim Corbett National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Jim Corbett National Park
Highlights from your plan
Jim Corbett National Park ©
Jim Corbett National Park

3
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): get great views at Snow View Point, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at High Altitude Zoo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Naina Devi Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Goddess Naina Devi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): explore the activities along Nainital Lake.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Nainital trip maker app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Jim Corbett National Park to Nainital. On the 29th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Agra.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Naina Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
High Altitude Zoo ©
High Altitude Zoo
Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
You've now added Taj Mahal to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Taj Mahal and then step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort.

To find ratings and other tourist information, read Agra online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Nainital to Agra takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In July, daytime highs in Agra are 94°F, while nighttime lows are 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, then get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, and then explore the historical opulence of Jal Mahal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Wed): admire the striking features of Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors) and then step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Jaipur online visit planner .

You can drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Jaipur are 94°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. You will leave for Udaipur on the 1st (Thu).

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

3
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of City Palace of Udaipur and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ekling Ji Temple.

Discover how to plan a Udaipur trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Fly from Jaipur to Udaipur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Jaipur in August: highs in Udaipur hover around 86°F, while lows dip to 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Ahmedabad.

Things to do in Udaipur

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

1
night
Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
Keep things going the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Sabarmati Riverfront and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kankaria Lake.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ahmedabad travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Udaipur to Ahmedabad takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Ahmedabad sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 77°F at night. On the 6th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Poicha.

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kankaria Lake ©
Kankaria Lake
Sabarmati Riverfront ©
Sabarmati Riverfront

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