53 days in India Itinerary

53 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New Delhi
— 7 nights
2
Mumbai
— 8 nights
3
Bengaluru
— 8 nights
4
Chennai
— 7 nights
5
Hyderabad
— 6 nights
6
Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 7 nights
7
Goa
— 9 nights

7
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib and Rajpath. Explore hidden gems such as Heritage Transport Museum and DLF Mall Of India. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New Delhi: Gurgaon Central Mall (in Gurugram (Gurgaon)), The Great India Place (in Noida) and Shipra Mall (in Ghaziabad). Next up on the itinerary: browse the different shops at DLF Promenade Mall, examine the collection at National Gandhi Museum, steep yourself in history at India Gate, and stop by Hauz Khas Village.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New Delhi tour itinerary planning site.

Lucknow to New Delhi is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in New Delhi

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Noida, Heritage Transport Museum, Gurgaon Central Mall, Shipra Mall
Highlights from your plan
Heritage Transport Museum ©
Heritage Transport Museum
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib ©
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib
Rajpath ©
Rajpath

8
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Nariman Point and Mahalakshmi Temple. Do your shopping at Inorbit Mall Vashi and Charagh Din Shirts. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mumbai: Miniature World Museum (in Lonavala), Bhaja Caves (in Khandala) and Navi Mumbai (Kharghar Hills, Sree Narayana Mandira Samiti, &more). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Colaba, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tungareshwar Temple, explore the fascinating underground world of Kanheri Caves, and get engrossed in the history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mumbai road trip planner.

You can fly from New Delhi to Mumbai in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in July: highs in Mumbai hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Mumbai

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Navi Mumbai, Lonavala, Tungareshwar Temple
Highlights from your plan
Babulnath Temple ©
Babulnath Temple
Nariman Point
Nariman Point
Mount Mary Basilica ©
Mount Mary Basilica

8
nights
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.
Visiting Skydiving and Nandi Hills will get you outdoors. Get a sense of the local culture at Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum and Commercial Street. Change things up with a short trip to Savandurga in Dabguli (about 34 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at The Heritage Centre & Aerospace Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dodda Ganapathi Temple, take a stroll through Malleswaram, and visit Basavanagudi.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bengaluru trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Mumbai to Bengaluru takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Mumbai in July since evenings lows in Bengaluru dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Chennai.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Nandi Hills, Savandurga
Highlights from your plan
Dodda Ganapathi Temple ©
Dodda Ganapathi Temple
Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneyaswamy Temple ©
Sree Surya Narayana Swamy Temple ©
Sree Surya Narayana Swamy Temple

7
nights
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Vadapalani Murugan Temple and Kalikambal Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kapaleeshwarar Temple and Phoenix Marketcity. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chennai: DakshinaChitra Museum (in Muttukadu), India Seashell Museum (in Mahabalipuram) and Kanchipuram (Mount Carmel Church, Somanaadheeswarar Temple, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Parthasarathy Temple, admire the landmark architecture of San Thome Church, see the interesting displays at Live Art Museum, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Chennai holiday maker.

Traveling by flight from Bengaluru to Chennai takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bengaluru in August, expect Chennai to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Hyderabad.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Kanchipuram, DakshinaChitra Museum, India Seashell Museum, Kolavizhi Amman Temple
Highlights from your plan
Vadapalani Murugan Temple ©
Vadapalani Murugan Temple
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple
San Thome Church ©
San Thome Church

6
nights
Hyderabad

Hyderabad ©
Teeming with history and heritage, Hyderabad draws visitors from all over the world with its old Indo-Islamic buildings, forts, and museums.
Shop till you drop at Inorbit Mall and Krishna Jewellers Pearls & Gems. Puri Jagannath Temple and St. Mary's Basilica Catholic Church will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Hyderabad side-trips: Shilparamam (in Tirupati) and Church of St. John The Baptist (in Secunderabad). Spend the 12th (Wed) exploring nature at KBR National Park. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chilkur Balaji Temple, steep yourself in history at Golconda Fort, explore the ancient world of Divya Saketam, and explore the world behind art at Salar Jung Museum.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Hyderabad online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Chennai to Hyderabad takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chennai in August, you will find days in Hyderabad are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kolkata (Calcutta).

Things to do in Hyderabad

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Secunderabad, Shilparamam
Highlights from your plan
Puri Jagannath Temple ©
Puri Jagannath Temple
Chilkur Balaji Temple ©
Chilkur Balaji Temple
Mecca Masjid ©
Mecca Masjid

7
nights
Kolkata (Calcutta)

Kolkata (Calcutta) ©
Nestled on the banks of the Hooghly River, Kolkata is a booming metropolis, India's second largest city, and the country's cultural hub, known for being the birthplace of major artistic and literary movements.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Science City and Gallery Kolkata. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Park Street and Birla Temple. Step out of Kolkata (Calcutta) with an excursion to Belur Math in Belur--about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, stroll the grounds of South Park Street Cemetery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dakshineswar Ramkrishna Sangha Adyapeath, and contemplate the long history of Jorasanko Thakur Bari.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kolkata (Calcutta) trip builder site.

Traveling by flight from Hyderabad to Kolkata (Calcutta) takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Hyderabad in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Kolkata (Calcutta), with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Goa.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Historic Sites Tours Shopping

Side Trip

Belur Math
Highlights from your plan
Belur Math ©
Belur Math
Park Street ©
Park Street
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

9
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Explore hidden gems such as Vagator Beach and Betalbatim Beach. Chapora Fort and Mangeshi Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Utorda Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mandrem Beach, and learn about all things military at Naval Aviation Museum.

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Fly from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Goa in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta), expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Goa, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Goa

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Chapora Fort ©
Chapora Fort
Utorda Beach ©
Utorda Beach
Mandrem Beach ©
Mandrem Beach

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