30 days in India Itinerary

30 days in India Itinerary

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30 days in India Itinerary

Start: Jaipur
1
Jaipur
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Agra
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 30​min
4
Goa
— 3 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Kannur
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
6
Kochi (Cochin)
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Thekkady
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
8
Kovalam
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Jaipur

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: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and identify plant and animal life at Elefriend.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Jaipur trip planner .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Jaipur. In March, daytime highs in Jaipur are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Spas & Wellness
Channi Carpets & Textiles ©
Channi Carpets & Textiles

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Spend the 22nd (Fri) on the rails with a train tour. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, don't miss a visit to Agra Fort, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bageshwarnath Temple, and see the interesting displays at Spiritual Museum.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Agra trip website .

Getting from Jaipur to Agra by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

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

3
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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Humayun's Tomb, admire the landmark architecture of Qutub Minar, take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), and admire the natural beauty at Akshardham.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Agra to New Delhi in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in March, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Goa.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

3
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Goa is known for beaches, historic sites, shopping, nightlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Agonda Beach, stop by GM Jewellers, admire the landmark architecture of Se Cathedral, and look for all kinds of wild species at Animal Shelter Agonda.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Goa tour planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from New Delhi to Goa in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. Traveling from New Delhi in March, plan for much hotter nights in Goa, with lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kannur.

Things to do in Goa

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Baga Beach ©
Baga Beach
Palolem Beach ©
Palolem Beach

4
nights
Kannur

Kannur ©
A cultural capital on the state's relatively quiet northern coast, Kannur has long been associated with textile production and temple rituals, earning it the nickname, the "Land of Looms and Lores." Most Kannur itineraries will include observing theyyam rituals performed at the temples, where the traditions have origins dating back thousands of years.
Kannur is known for beaches, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Thottada Beach, stroll through Azhikkal Beach, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kannur tour planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Goa to Kannur takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Kannur

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Azhikode
Highlights from your plan
Thottada Beach ©
Thottada Beach
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach ©
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach
Azhikkal Beach ©
Azhikkal Beach

4
nights
Kochi (Cochin)

A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kochi (Cochin): Mararikulam (Mararikulam Beach & Marari Beach). Pamper yourself for a day on the 5th (Fri) at some of the top local wellness centers. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Cherai Beach, take a stroll through Jew Town, pause for some serene contemplation at St. George Orthodox Koonan Kurish Old Syrian Church, and make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kochi (Cochin) road trip site .

Drive from Kannur to Kochi (Cochin) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Spas Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Mararikulam
Highlights from your plan
Spas & Wellness
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach

4
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Thekkady is known for wildlife, nature, nightlife, parks, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Persian Paradise Elephant Ride, contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, identify plant and animal life at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangala Devi Temple.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Thekkady holiday maker .

Drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Persian Paradise Elephant Ride ©
Persian Paradise Elephant Ride
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

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nights
Kovalam

Kovalam ©
Famous for the groves of coconut trees from which it takes its name, Kovalam offers a long, white sandy beach on the Arabian Sea.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kovalam: Isalayam Ashram (in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)) and Varkala (Spas & Wellness & Varkala Beach). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, stroll through Muthalapozhi, and admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kovalam trip tool .

Getting from Thekkady to Kovalam by combination of taxi and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), Varkala, Chowara Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Spas & Wellness

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