43 days in Golden Triangle (India) & Maldives Itinerary

43 days in Golden Triangle (India) & Maldives Itinerary

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New Delhi, India
— 5 nights
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Agra, India
— 7 nights
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Jaipur, India
— 17 nights
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Maafushi Island, Maldives
— 1 night
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Rasdhoo, Maldives
— 1 night
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Veligandu, Maldives
— 1 night
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Hulhumale, Maldives
— 3 nights
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Male, Maldives
— 6 nights

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New Delhi, India

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, admire the natural beauty at Akshardham, and don't miss a visit to Qutub Minar.

For reviews and more tourist information, refer to the New Delhi online sightseeing planner.

London, UK to New Delhi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to New Delhi, you'll lose 5.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from London in March, with highs in New Delhi at 34°C and lows at 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Qutub Minar
4.5
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World heritage site
Humayun's Tomb
4.6
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Garden
Akshardham
4.6

7
nights
Agra, India

Agra

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Agra is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Taj Mahal, admire the striking features of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bageshwarnath Temple, and stroll through Wildlife SoS Bear Sanctuary.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Agra trip maker site.

Getting from New Delhi to Agra by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 44°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Must see
Taj Mahal
4.7
Must see
Agra Fort
4.5
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Architectural Building
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah
4.4

17
nights
Jaipur, India

Jaipur

Pink City

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, see The Rustic Paths, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and identify plant and animal life at EleSafari.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Jaipur visit planning site.

You can fly from Agra to Jaipur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. April in Jaipur sees daily highs of 44°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Maafushi Island.

Things to do in Jaipur

Highlights from your trip
Must see
Amber Palace
4.7
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World heritage site
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
4.3
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Architectural Building
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind
4.1

1
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Maafushi Island, Maldives

With plenty of things to do, Maafushi Island has a bustling, upbeat atmosphere and a holiday resort vibe.
On the 27th (Tue), stop by Angolo Souvenir shop, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bikini Beach.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Maafushi Island trip maker website.

Fly from Jaipur to Maafushi Island in 9 hours. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Maldives Time, which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. Traveling from Jaipur in April, you will find days in Maafushi Island are a bit cooler (37°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (32°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rasdhoo.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.9
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Angolo Souvenir shop
4.7

1
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Rasdhoo, Maldives

As the only inhabited island in the Rasdhoo Atoll, Rasdhoo serves as a basecamp of sorts for vacationing in the area.
On the 28th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Bikini Beach and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Rasdhoo holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Maafushi Island to Rasdhoo. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in April, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Veligandu.

Things to do in Rasdhoo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.9
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Beach
Bikini Beach
3.4

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Veligandu, Maldives

Veligandu ©
Crisp white sands merge into transparent, exotic waters at Veligandu, one of the many atolls that make up the Maldives.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Veligandu Island Beach.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Veligandu trip itinerary site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rasdhoo to Veligandu. April in Veligandu sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Hulhumale.

Things to do in Veligandu

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

3
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Hulhumale, Maldives

Hulhumale ©
Hulhumale, a reclaimed island, recently developed to meet additional industrial, commercial, and housing demands.
Hulhumale is known for beaches, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, explore the gorgeous colors at Banana Reef, head off the coast to Hulhumale, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Hulhumale Mosque.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Hulhumale road trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Veligandu to Hulhumale. April in Hulhumale sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 32°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Male.

Things to do in Hulhumale

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Island
Hulhumale
3.5
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Reef
Banana Reef
4.4

6
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Male, Maldives

The tiny but densely populated city of Male represents a contrast to the laid-back beach resorts found in much of the rest of the Maldives.
Male is known for shopping, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque), hunt for treasures at Male Fish Market, take in the views from Sinamale Bridge, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Male is just a stone's throw from Hulhumale. May in Male sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 31°C at night. On the 8th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Male

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your trip
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.4
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Architectural Building
Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque)
3.9
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Flea Market
Male Fish Market
3.4

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