23 days in India Itinerary

23 days in India Itinerary

Created using Inspirock India vacation maker

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

23 days in India Itinerary

Start: Hannover
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Haridwar
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
3
Rishikesh
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
4
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Jaipur
— 1 night
Fly + Taxi:  2​h 45​min
6
Jaisalmer
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
7
Udaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
8
Aurangabad
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  7​h
9
Goa
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
10
Mumbai
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Hannover

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.
You've now added Red Fort (Lal Quila) to your itinerary. On the 8th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Red Fort (Lal Quila), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then take a stroll through Hauz Khas Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib, then admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, then steep yourself in history at India Gate, and finally make a trip to Rajpath.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the New Delhi online itinerary planner .

Hannover, Germany to New Delhi is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to India Standard Time (IST) is 4 hours. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Hannover in March: high temperatures in New Delhi hover around 34°C and lows are around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Haridwar.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib ©
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib
Rajpath ©
Rajpath
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb

1
night
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
On the 10th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Chaitanya Mutt.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Haridwar planner .

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Haridwar takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. On the 11th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chaitanya Mutt
Highlights from your plan
Chaitanya Mutt ©
Chaitanya Mutt
Shri Vyas Ashram ©
Shri Vyas Ashram

1
night
Rishikesh

Rishikesh ©
Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bharat Mandir.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rishikesh route builder app .

You can drive from Haridwar to Rishikesh in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Agra.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Spas

Side Trip

Kunjapuri Temple
Highlights from your plan
Kunjapuri Temple ©
Kunjapuri Temple
Spas
Bharat Mandir ©
Bharat Mandir

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Agra Fort, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then admire the architecture and history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Agra trip planner .

You can drive from Rishikesh to Agra in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In March in Agra, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can go by car to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Spas
Highlights from your plan
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Spas

1
night
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 14th (Sat): stop by K.L. Jewellers, then identify plant and animal life at Elefriend, then identify plant and animal life at EleSafari, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Moti Dungari Temple.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Jaipur trip maker site .

You can drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Jaipur can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Elefriend ©
Elefriend
EleSafari ©
EleSafari
Moti Dungari Temple ©
Moti Dungari Temple

3
nights
Jaisalmer

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Step out of the city life by going to Safaris and Nature & Wildlife Tours. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Jain Temples and Shree Baba Ramdev Temple. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Desert Culture Centre & Museum, contemplate the long history of Tilon Ki Pol, admire the landmark architecture of Tazia Tower, and look for gifts at Desert Art Gallery.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Jaisalmer road trip app .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Jaipur to Jaisalmer takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Jain Temples ©
Jain Temples
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
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 18th (Wed), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and then view the masterpieces at Gothwal Art. On your second day here, admire the striking features of City Palace of Udaipur, browse the exhibits of Art Haveli, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shrinathji Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Kharch Bhandar.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Udaipur online trip maker .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Jaisalmer to Udaipur in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In March in Udaipur, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Aurangabad.

Things to do in Udaipur

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Nathdwara, Art Haveli
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art

2
nights
Aurangabad

Aurangabad ©
A place of history, culture, and spiritualism, Aurangabad appeals to a growing number of pilgrims and tourists looking to get more out of their vacation in India.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Mhaismal, then Head underground at Ellora Caves, and then deepen your knowledge of military history at Daulatabad Fort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Dargah Baba Shah Muzafir, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Supari Hanuman Temple, and finally explore the historical opulence of Chini Mahal.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Aurangabad trip planner.

Getting from Udaipur to Aurangabad by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Udaipur in March, Aurangabad is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Goa.

Things to do in Aurangabad

Historic Sites Spas Parks

Side Trip

Daulatabad Fort
Highlights from your plan
Ellora Caves ©
Ellora Caves
Daulatabad Fort ©
Daulatabad Fort
Spas

4
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Arambol Beach and Mobor Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Church of St. Francis of Assissi and Shanta Durga Temple. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Galjibaga Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at St Rita's Church, don't miss a visit to Fernandes House, and contemplate the long history of Palacio do Deao.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Goa trip itinerary planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Aurangabad to Goa in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. When traveling from Aurangabad in March, plan for slightly colder days in Goa, with highs around 34°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Goa

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Arambol Beach ©
Arambol Beach
Mobor Beach ©
Mobor Beach
Church of St. Francis of Assissi ©
Church of St. Francis of Assissi

3
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Get a sense of the local culture at Mount Mary Basilica and Red Carpet Wax Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like Mahalakshmi Temple and Versoli Beach. Step out of Mumbai to go to Karnala and see Karnala Bird Sanctuary, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Kanheri Caves, identify plant and animal life at Conservation Education Centre Of BNHS, race across the water with a speed boat tour, and snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Mumbai day trip website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Goa to Mumbai takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Goa in March, plan for a bit warmer days in Mumbai, with highs around 39°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Versoli Beach, Karnala Bird Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Mount Mary Basilica ©
Mount Mary Basilica
Mahalakshmi Temple ©
Mahalakshmi Temple
Versoli Beach ©
Versoli Beach

Similar Plans

25 days in India SEE PLAN August, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 24 days in India BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 25 days in India BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 27 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 25 days in India BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 24 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 32 days in India BY A USER FROM ISRAEL October, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 24 days in India BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 27 days in India & Nepal BY A USER FROM ITALY December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in India BY A USER FROM SWEDEN June, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 50 days in India BY A USER FROM KUWAIT October, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 32 days in India BY A USER FROM QATAR December, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans