27 days in India Itinerary

27 days in India Itinerary

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27 days in India Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
+2
Fly + subway + train:  17​h 30​min
1
Agra
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Jaipur
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
3
Udaipur
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
4
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
5
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
6
Patiala
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
7
Bathinda
— Few hours
Drive:  6​h
8
Chandigarh
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
9
Shimla
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h
10
Chandigarh
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
11
Amritsar
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
12
Chandigarh
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

2
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): make a trip to Agra Fort, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mina Masjid, then view the masterpieces at Taj Gallery, and finally admire the striking features of Taj Mahal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, explore the galleries of Shahin Arts, see the interesting displays at Spiritual Museum, then see the interesting displays at Taj Museum, and finally browse the exhibits of U.P Handicrafts Development Center.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Agra journey planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Agra is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Melbourne to Agra. Traveling from Melbourne in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Agra, with lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Spiritual Museum ©
Spiritual Museum

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.
City Palace of Jaipur and Jal Mahal are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur and Jitesh Arts capture your imagination. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, look for all kinds of wild species at Amer Jeep Safari, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Ellora Arts, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Jaipur trip planner .

Traveling by car from Agra to Jaipur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Jaipur can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

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

1
day
Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekling Ji Temple, admire the landmark architecture of City Palace of Udaipur, then view the masterpieces at Gothwal Art, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Udaipur route builder website .

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Udaipur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Udaipur are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art

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 8th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Toorji Ka Jhalra (Toorji’s Step Well), browse for treasures at Ganesh Handicrafts, then contemplate the long history of Mehrangarh Fort, and finally admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Jodhpur online holiday planner .

You can drive from Udaipur to Jodhpur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February in Jodhpur, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Ganesh Handicrafts ©
Ganesh Handicrafts

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb, contemplate the long history of India Gate, then look for gifts at LUV INDIYA CONCEPTS, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Chandni Chowk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi trip planner .

Getting from Jodhpur to New Delhi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Jodhpur in February, you will find days in New Delhi are a bit cooler (29°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). On the 11th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Patiala.

Things to do in New Delhi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate

3
nights
Patiala

Patiala ©
Patiala is a city in southeastern Punjab, in northern India. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Temple, browse the different shops at Omaxe Mall, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurdwara Shri Dukhniwaran Sahib, Patiala, and finally identify plant and animal life at Bir Moti Bagh Sanctuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Baradari Garden, steep yourself in history at Sheesh Mahal, contemplate the long history of Moti Bagh Palace, then examine the collection at Darbar Hall & Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Thapar University.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Patiala online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Patiala takes 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Bathinda.

Things to do in Patiala

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Baradari Garden ©
Baradari Garden
Moti Bagh Palace ©
Moti Bagh Palace

few
hours
Bathinda

Bathinda ©
Bathinda is a city and Municipal Corporation in Southern part of Punjab.The city, named after the Bhati kings, is one of the oldest cities in Punjab, India and the current administrative headquarters of Bathinda District. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): buy something for everyone on your list at Mittal City Mall, then look for gifts at Dhobi Bazaar, and then steep yourself in history at Bathinda Fort.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bathinda day trip website .

You can drive from Patiala to Bathinda in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Bathinda

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mittal City Mall ©
Mittal City Mall
Bathinda Fort ©
Bathinda Fort

2
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
On the 15th (Sat), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Timber Trail, then see the interesting displays at Museum Maison Jeanneret, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Elante mall. On the next day, make a trip to Christ The King Cathedral, contemplate the waterfront views at Sukhna Lake, then examine the collection at Government Museum and Art Gallery, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Chandigarh Rose Garden.

To find maps and tourist information, you can read our Chandigarh trip builder website .

You can drive from Bathinda to Chandigarh in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to take a bus to Shimla.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Nature Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Timber Trail ©
Timber Trail
Government Museum and Art Gallery ©
Government Museum and Art Gallery
Elante mall ©
Elante mall

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, then see the interesting displays at Prantika, and then take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to The Ridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, don't miss a visit to The Mall, then see the interesting displays at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Himachal State Museum.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Shimla online driving holiday planner .

Take a bus from Chandigarh to Shimla in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Shimla

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

2
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
On the 19th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple Chandigarh. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Panjab University, then hike along Chandigarh Fitness Trail & Flower Garden, and then examine the collection at The Dagshai Jail Museum.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Chandigarh trip site .

Take a bus from Shimla to Chandigarh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Amritsar.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

The Dagshai Jail Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Dagshai Jail Museum ©
The Dagshai Jail Museum
ISKCON Temple Chandigarh ©
ISKCON Temple Chandigarh
Spas

2
nights
Amritsar

Amritsar ©
A holy city, Amritsar stands as the spiritual and cultural capital of Sikhism, and the location of the religion's most revered and holiest shrine.
On the 22nd (Sat), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then contemplate the long history of Gobindgarh Fort, and then take an in-depth tour of The Partition Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Durgiana Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mandir Mata Lal Devi, and finally stop by India House.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Amritsar online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Chandigarh to Amritsar in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In February, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites Spas Museums
Highlights from your plan
Gobindgarh Fort ©
Gobindgarh Fort
Durgiana Temple ©
Durgiana Temple
Spas

3
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary, then look for gifts at Decathlon Zirakpur, and then make a trip to Urban Theka. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the verdant scenery at Leisure Valley, then buy something for everyone on your list at VR Punjab, then see the interesting displays at Le Corbusier Centre, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kansa Devi Temple.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Chandigarh itinerary maker app .

Getting from Amritsar to Chandigarh by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trips

Kansa Devi Temple, The Dagshai Jail Museum, VR Punjab
Highlights from your plan
Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary
Kansa Devi Temple ©
Kansa Devi Temple
The Dagshai Jail Museum ©
The Dagshai Jail Museum

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