59 days in India Itinerary

59 days in India Itinerary

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59 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bristol
train + Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Leh
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + subway + train:  5​h
2
Agra
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Jaipur
— 8 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
4
Udaipur
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
5
Kannur
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
6
Kochi (Cochin)
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Thekkady
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
8
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h
9
Goa
— 7 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
10
Jodhpur
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
11
New Delhi
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + foot + train:  12​h 15​min
End: Bristol

5
nights
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Head to De Pashmina Emporium and Pashmina housefor some retail therapy. Visit Basgo gompa and Samstanling Monastery for their historical value. Step out of Leh with an excursion to Alchi Monastary in Alchi--about 1h 30 min away. Spend the 5th (Tue) among lush scenery at Zanskar the Virgin Valley. There's much more to do: stop by Himalayan Pashmina Shawls, hunt for treasures at Tibetan Market, contemplate the long history of Riasi Fort or Zorawar Fort, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Likir Gompa.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Leh online trip itinerary planner .

Bristol, UK to Leh is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to India Standard Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Leh

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Alchi Monastary
Highlights from your plan
Zanskar the Virgin Valley ©
Zanskar the Virgin Valley
Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa

6
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Popular historic sites such as Agra Fort and Tomb of Mariam Zamani are in your itinerary. Head to The Warehouse of Gifts & Souvenirs and Kohinoor Jewellersfor plenty of shopping. When in Agra, make a side trip to see Keoladeo National Park in Bharatpur, approximately 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, stop by Gem Jewellery and Handicraft Gallery, and take in the exciting artwork at Subhash Emporium.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Agra tour app .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Leh to Agra in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Keoladeo National Park, Tomb of Akbar the Great
Highlights from your plan
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park

8
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.
Visiting EleSafari and Elephant Joy will get you outdoors. Museum-lovers will appreciate City Palace of Jaipur and Jantar Mantar - Jaipur. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Amber Palace, stop by Akriti Jewellers, and revel in the low prices at Heritage Textiles.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Jaipur driving holiday planner.

Drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. February in Jaipur sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

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

2
nights
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 22nd (Fri): stop by Little Armani, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Udaipur, and then look for gifts at Henna by Madan. Keep things going the next day: browse the eclectic array of goods at Shilpgram, then get engrossed in the history at Bagore Ki Haveli, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Udaipur trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Udaipur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. February in Udaipur sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Kannur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Bagore Ki Haveli Museum ©
Bagore Ki Haveli Museum
Jagdish Temple ©
Jagdish Temple

5
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Thottada Beach and Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach. Head to G Mall and Capitol Mallfor plenty of shopping. Explore Kannur's surroundings by going to Thalassery Fort (in Thalassery), Paithalmala Hill Station (in Paithalmala) and Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple (in Parassinikadavu). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Payyambalam Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Chal Beach Park, identify plant and animal life at Madayipara, and steep yourself in history at Fort St. Angelos.

To find ratings and tourist information, read Kannur travel route builder tool .

Do a combination of flight and train from Udaipur to Kannur in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Kannur

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Azhikode, Thalassery Fort, Paithalmala Hill Station, Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple
Highlights from your plan
Thottada Beach ©
Thottada Beach
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach ©
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach
Azhikkal Beach ©
Azhikkal Beach

6
nights
Kochi (Cochin)

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.
Head to LuLu Mall and Anokhifor plenty of shopping. Visit Marari Beach and Njarackal Arattuvazhi Beach for some beach relaxation. Get out of town with these interesting Kochi (Cochin) side-trips: Azhikode Munakkal Beach (in Kodungallur) and Mararikulam Beach (in Mararikulam). There's lots more to do: stop by Kochi Books, kick back and relax at Cherai Beach, browse for treasures at Indian Industries, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) road trip planning tool .

Drive from Kannur to Kochi (Cochin) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Kochi (Cochin), expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Shopping Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mararikulam, Azhikode Munakkal Beach
Highlights from your plan
LuLu Mall ©
LuLu Mall
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach

5
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Get a sense of the local culture at Green land spice garden and Shiny Tours & Travals. Head to Trove and Greenworld Spices & Herbalfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to Pattumala Matha Church (in Vagamon) and Vagamon (in Kottayam). Spend the 10th (Sun) exploring nature at Periyar National Park. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, look for gifts at Kerala Crafts, get great views at Chellarkovil Viewpoint, and contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Thekkady trip maker app .

Drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Greenworld Spices & Herbal, Vagamon, Trove, Pattumala Matha Church
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
Periyar National Park ©
Periyar National Park

5
nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
For shopping fun, head to Moon Stone Arts or Silkyway. Visiting Kovalam Beach and Samudra Beach will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum): Kovalam (Lighthouse Beach & Hawa Beach) and Varkala (Varkala Beach, The Art of India, & more). There's still lots to do: stop by Ta Dah, browse the different shops at Parthas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Goa.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Shopping Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Varkala Town, Kovalam
Highlights from your plan
Shalimar Weaves ©
Shalimar Weaves
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach

7
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Get outdoors at Agonda Beach and Palolem Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica of Bom Jesus and Palacio do Deao. Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Literati Bookshop & Cafe, enjoy the sand and surf at Patnem-Colomb Beach, stroll through Baga Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Animal Shelter Agonda.

Plan trip to Goa with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by flight from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Goa takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in March, plan for slightly colder days in Goa, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Goa

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

2
nights
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 25th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, then stop by Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES), then steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and finally pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Kaanchi Jewels. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Ganesh Handicrafts, look for gifts at Maharani Spices, then look for gifts at Via Jodhpur, and finally look for gifts at Spice Paradise.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Jodhpur trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Goa to Jodhpur takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Goa in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Jodhpur: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES) ©

5
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.
Do your shopping at Dilli Haat and Chandni Chowk. Do some cultural sightseeing at Humayun's Tomb and India Gate. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bahai Lotus Temple, look for gifts at Meher Chand Market, and explore the historical opulence of Red Fort (Lal Quila).

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read New Delhi visit planner .

Fly from Jodhpur to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Jodhpur in March: highs in New Delhi hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Red Fort (Lal Quila) ©
Red Fort (Lal Quila)
India Gate ©
India Gate

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