26 days in India Itinerary

26 days in India Itinerary

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26 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
1
Bengaluru
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Puttaparthi
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Mumbai
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Nashik
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Mumbai
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Pune
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
8
Chandigarh
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
9
Kasauli
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h
10
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
11
New Delhi
— 4 nights
End: New Delhi

1
night
Bengaluru

Bengaluru
Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
You've now added St Patrick's Church to your itinerary.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Bengaluru trip planning app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Bengaluru. In January, daily temperatures in Bengaluru can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Puttaparthi.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Historic Sites

2
nights
Puttaparthi

Puttaparthi ©
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): see the interesting displays at Chaitanya Jyoti Museum, then admire all the interesting features of Sri Sathya Sai University, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Venugoplaswami Temple. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Gopuram Gateway, make a trip to Vata Vriksha (Meditation Tree), then explore and take pictures at Sri Sathya Sai Hill View Stadium, then explore and take pictures at Prasanthi Nilayam, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Samadhi Shrine.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Puttaparthi trip simple and quick.

Explore your travel options from Bengaluru to Puttaparthi with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Puttaparthi

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Anantapur
Highlights from your plan
Chaitanya Jyoti Museum ©
Chaitanya Jyoti Museum
Prasanthi Nilayam ©
Prasanthi Nilayam
Sri Sathya Sai Hill View Stadium ©
Sri Sathya Sai Hill View Stadium

2
nights
Bengaluru

Bengaluru ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace. On the 3rd (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat and then look for all kinds of wild species at Big Banyan Tree. On the 4th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Infant Jesus Shrine, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Surayanarayana Temple, and finally browse the exhibits of Cauvery Handicrafts.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bengaluru trip tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Puttaparthi to Bengaluru. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat ©
Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat
Infant Jesus Shrine ©
Infant Jesus Shrine
Big Banyan Tree ©
Big Banyan Tree

5
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Babulnath Temple and Raj Bhawan will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Aarey Colony and Babu Amichand Panalal Jain Temple. When in Mumbai, make a side trip to see Karnala Bird Sanctuary in Karnala, approximately 1h 25 min away. Pack the 8th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at KidZania Mumbai. And it doesn't end there: choose your vessel at India Boats, take a stroll through Colaba Causeway, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and try out the rides at Red Carpet Wax Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Mumbai online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Bengaluru to Mumbai takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. February in Mumbai sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Nashik.

Things to do in Mumbai

Wildlife Theme Parks Tours

Side Trips

Karnala Bird Sanctuary, Raj Bhawan
Highlights from your plan
Karnala Bird Sanctuary ©
Karnala Bird Sanctuary
Babulnath Temple ©
Babulnath Temple
Babu Amichand Panalal Jain Temple ©

2
nights
Nashik

Nashik ©
Whether you want to tour important religious sites or explore the city's 22 wineries, you'll have no shortage of things to do in Nashik.
On the 10th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Gargoti Mineral Museum and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saptashrungi Devi Temple Vani. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Mandir Nashik, admire the sheer force of Someshwar Water Fall, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Navshya Ganapati Temple, and finally admire the striking features of Muktidham Temple.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Nashik trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Mumbai to Nashik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive to Mumbai.

Things to do in Nashik

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Gargoti Mineral Museum
Highlights from your plan
Gargoti Mineral Museum ©
Gargoti Mineral Museum
Saptashrungi Devi ©
Saptashrungi Devi
Jain Mandir Nashik ©
Jain Mandir Nashik

1
night
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Nerul Balaji Temple, then take a stroll through Malabar Hill, and then explore the galleries of Jehangir Art Gallery.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Mumbai day trip planning app .

You can drive from Nashik to Mumbai in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 13th (Wed), you'll travel to Pune.

Things to do in Mumbai

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Nerul Balaji Temple
Highlights from your plan
Jehangir Art Gallery ©
Jehangir Art Gallery
Nerul Balaji Temple ©
Nerul Balaji Temple
Malabar Hill ©
Malabar Hill

2
nights
Pune

Pune has long enjoyed a reputation as a center of culture and commerce, with many dynastic rulers making the town central to their regional plans in the centuries before the British Raj.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Narayani Dham Temple. On the next day, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Pune holiday tool .

Traveling by car from Mumbai to Pune takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Pune

Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
Narayani Dham Temple ©
Narayani Dham Temple

few
hours
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museum Maison Jeanneret and then look for all kinds of wild species at Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Chandigarh visit planning tool .

Getting from Pune to Chandigarh by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kasauli.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary
Museum Maison Jeanneret ©
Museum Maison Jeanneret

4
nights
Kasauli

Kasauli ©
Developed during the British colonial era, the small hill station of Kasauli remains mostly known for its connection to Lord Hanuman, the monkey god.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Manki Point and The Dagshai Jail Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Christ Church and Bon Monastery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kasauli: Shrimad Rajchandra Mission (in Dharampur), Grave of Barog (in Barog) and Solan (Mohan Shakti Heritage Park & Jatoli Shiv Temple). There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Sunset Point, take in the spiritual surroundings of Christ Church, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Gilbert Trail.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kasauli trip maker website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chandigarh to Kasauli. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Kasauli

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Solan, Shrimad Rajchandra Mission, Grave of Barog
Highlights from your plan
Jatoli Shiv Temple ©
Jatoli Shiv Temple
Manki Point ©
Manki Point
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

2
nights
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 19th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Swarg Ashram, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tera Manzil Temple, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Neer Garh Waterfall, Rishikesh. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sivananda Ashram, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kunjapuri Devi Temple, then explore the fascinating underground world of Vashishta Gufa, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rishikesh trip maker website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kasauli to Rishikesh. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Vashishta Gufa ©
Vashishta Gufa
Kunjapuri Devi Temple ©
Kunjapuri Devi Temple
Sivananda Ashram ©
Sivananda Ashram

4
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Gandhi Smriti and National Gandhi Museum. Popular historic sites such as Raj Ghat and St. Stephen's Church are in your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to The Great India Place in Noida (about 30 minutes away). The adventure continues: examine the collection at National Rail Museum, wander the streets of Hauz Khas Village, delve into the lush surroundings at Jahanpanah City Forest, and admire the landmark architecture of ISKCON Temple Delhi.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our New Delhi online tour planner .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Rishikesh to New Delhi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In February, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

The Great India Place
Highlights from your plan
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib ©
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib
National Gandhi Museum ©
National Gandhi Museum
National Rail Museum ©
National Rail Museum

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