47 days in India & Bhutan Itinerary

47 days in India & Bhutan Itinerary

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47 days in India & Bhutan Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Goa, India
— 3 nights
Drive:  8​h 30​min
2
Mysuru (Mysore), India
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
3
Thekkady, India
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Kochi (Cochin), India
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Mumbai, India
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Udaipur, India
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
7
Jodhpur, India
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
8
Jaisalmer, India
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
9
Jaipur, India
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
10
Agra, India
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
11
New Delhi, India
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
12
Paro, Bhutan
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: London, United Kingdom


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3
nights
Goa, India

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: stroll through Baga Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Vagator Beach, wander the streets of Old Goa, and admire the striking features of Basilica of Bom Jesus.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Goa trip planner.

London, UK to Goa is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Goa is 5 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from London in December: high temperatures in Goa hover around 31°C and lows are around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Goa

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Baga Beach ©
Baga Beach
Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Palolem Beach ©
Palolem Beach

1
night
Mysuru (Mysore), India

Mysuru (Mysore) ©
A historic and culturally distinctive city, Mysuru (Mysore) has all the stories, artworks, and architecture you'd hope to find in the former capital city of a rich kingdom.
On the 2nd (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Brindavan Garden and then steep yourself in history at Somnathpura Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, then get to know the resident critters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and then step into the grandiose world of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas).

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mysuru (Mysore) online trip maker .

You can drive from Goa to Mysuru (Mysore) in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Goa in January, with highs in Mysuru (Mysore) at 30°C and lows at 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©

5
nights
Thekkady, India

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
When in Thekkady, make a side trip to see Climbing Tours in Munnar, approximately 1h 45 min away. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, examine the collection at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, and relax in the rural setting at Spice Cloud.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Thekkady vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Mysuru (Mysore) to Thekkady by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Climbing Tours
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

5
nights
Kochi (Cochin), India

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kochi (Cochin): St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam (in Cherthala), Kayaking & Canoeing (in Alappuzha) and Marari Beach (in Mararikulam). There's much more to do: make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Saint Francis.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) planning website .

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Kochi (Cochin) takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. January in Kochi (Cochin) sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Thrissur, St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam, Kayaking & Canoeing, Adi Shancharachaya Temple, Marari Beach
Highlights from your plan
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach

4
nights
Mumbai, India

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Mumbai is known for historic sites, scenic drive, shopping, nature, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some photo ops at Gateway of India, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, cruise along Marine Drive, and make a trip to Dhobi Ghat.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Mumbai trip planning tool .

Fly from Kochi (Cochin) to Mumbai in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Kochi (Cochin) in January since evenings lows in Mumbai dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Mumbai

Neighborhoods Shopping Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive

3
nights
Udaipur, India

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
Udaipur is known for museums, historic sites, nature, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of City Palace of Udaipur, take in the exciting artwork at Gothwal Art, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Udaipur road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Mumbai to Udaipur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Mumbai in January, with highs in Udaipur at 28°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Ekling Ji Temple ©
Ekling Ji Temple

2
nights
Jodhpur, India

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, pause for some photo ops at Jaswant Thada, then steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and finally don't miss a visit to Ghanta Ghar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Jodhpur road trip planning tool .

Getting from Udaipur to Jodhpur by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In January in Jodhpur, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Zipline

3
nights
Jaisalmer, India

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Jaisalmer is known for historic sites, wildlife, nature, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, pause for some photo ops at Longewala War Memorial, get engrossed in the history at Jaisalmer War Museum, and contemplate the long history of Jaisalmer Fort.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Jaisalmer trip maker website .

Drive from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Jaisalmer Fort ©
Jaisalmer Fort
Nature & Wildlife Tours

5
nights
Jaipur, India

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, wildlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Amber Palace, look for all kinds of wild species at Make Bike Trip, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Jaipur trip planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Jaisalmer to Jaipur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In January in Jaipur, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

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

5
nights
Agra, India

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Step out of Agra with an excursion to Keoladeo National Park in Bharatpur--about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Taj Mahal, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bageshwarnath Temple, admire the striking features of Diwan-i-Am Agra Fort, and hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Agra trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Jaipur to Agra in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Jaipur in January, you will find days in Agra are little chillier (22°C), and nights are about the same (8°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Tours Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Keoladeo National Park
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

4
nights
New Delhi, India

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, shopping, parks, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb, admire the natural beauty at Akshardham, steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and don't miss a visit to India Gate.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the New Delhi itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Paro.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar

4
nights
Paro, Bhutan

Paro ©
A charming historic town with many sacred sites cradled in a verdant valley, Paro offers a scenic base to explore the important Buddhist attractions and pristine nature around it.
Venture out of the city with trips to Thimphu (Changangkha Lhakhang, Tashichho Dzong (Thimpu Dzong), & more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Paro Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kyichu Lhakhang, examine the collection at National Museum, and snap pictures at Tachogang Lhakhang Bridge.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Paro using our trip planner.

Getting from New Delhi to Paro by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and car. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New Delhi in February, with highs in Paro at 17°C and lows at 1°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Paro

Historic Sites Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trip

Thimphu
Highlights from your plan
Paro Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest) ©
Paro Taktsang (Tiger’s Nest)
Tashichho Dzong (Thimpu Dzong) ©
Tashichho Dzong (Thimpu Dzong)
Kuenselphodrang ©
Kuenselphodrang

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