60 days in India Itinerary

60 days in India Itinerary

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60 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Jaipur
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Agra
— 3 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  5​h
3
Leh
— 5 nights
Drive:  9​h
4
Manali
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
5
Kochi (Cochin)
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Palakkad
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Thrissur
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
8
Thekkady
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
9
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 6 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 30​min
10
Kalpetta
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
11
Kannur
— 6 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  4​h 30​min
12
Goa
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

4
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Jantar Mantar - Jaipur and Deer Park, Ashok Vihar, Jaipur. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, make a trip to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Jaipur trip planner .

Mumbai to Jaipur is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Parks Tours
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Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Amer jeep Safari ©
Amer jeep Safari

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Go for a jaunt from Agra to Bharatpur to see Keoladeo National Park about 1h 20 min away. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Taj Mahal, admire the landmark architecture of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, don't miss a visit to Agra Fort, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Dayal Bagh.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Agra trip planner .

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Agra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trip

Keoladeo National Park
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park
Dayal Bagh ©
Dayal Bagh

5
nights
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.
Leh is known for historic sites, nature, museums, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, gain insight with a tour of cultural highlights, and see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Leh trip itinerary tool .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Agra to Leh in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Manali.

Things to do in Leh

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Photography Tours
Magnetic Hill ©
Magnetic Hill

4
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Manali Picnic Spot and Camps and Himvalley Manali Amusement & Culture Park. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, identify plant and animal life at Rani Nallah, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Anjani Mahadev.

Start your trip to Manali by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Leh to Manali takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Manali

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
Highlights from your plan
Pandoh Dam ©
Pandoh Dam
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Beas River ©
Beas River

4
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.
Family-friendly places like Marari Beach and Wonderla Amusement Park will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kochi (Cochin): Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary (in Kumarakom) and Vaikom Mahadeva Temple (in Kottayam). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Njarackal Arattuvazhi Beach, take a stroll through Jew Town, admire the striking features of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, and make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kochi (Cochin) trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Manali to Kochi (Cochin) takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In September in Kochi (Cochin), expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Palakkad.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kumarakom, Vaikom Mahadeva Temple, Marari Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Wonderla Amusement Park ©
Wonderla Amusement Park
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach

4
nights
Palakkad

Palakkad ©
A trip to Palakkad takes you to an area known for being fertile, rich in animals and plant life, and surrounded by a superlative landscape.
Kids will enjoy Seethargundu Viewpoint and Malampuzha Dam. Step out of Palakkad with an excursion to Aliyar Dam in Valparai--about 1h 50 min away. And it doesn't end there: admire the engineering at Malampuzha Garden and Dam, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temple Palghat, take in the dramatic scenery at Dhoni Waterfalls, and explore the striking landscape of Silent Valley National Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Palakkad visit planning website .

Drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Palakkad in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in September, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Thrissur.

Things to do in Palakkad

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Silent Valley National Park, Aliyar Dam
Highlights from your plan
Malampuzha Dam ©
Malampuzha Dam
Silent Valley National Park ©
Silent Valley National Park
Malampuzha Garden and Dam ©
Malampuzha Garden and Dam

5
nights
Thrissur

Thrissur ©
One of the oldest and largest cities in the center of the state, Thrissur hosts a wealth of festivals throughout the year.
Bring the kids along to Guruvayur Temple and Vazhachal Waterfalls. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Thrissur: Athirappilly (Vazhachal Falls & Charpa Waterfall), Triprayar Sri Rama Temple (in Thriprayar) and Guruvayur (Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram, Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta), & more). There's lots more to do: have some family-friendly fun at Kauthuka Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arattupuzha Sree Sastha Temple, kick back and relax at Snehatheeram Beach, and take in the dramatic scenery at Athirappilly Waterfalls.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Thrissur journey maker app .

Getting from Palakkad to Thrissur by car takes about 1.5 hours. September in Thrissur sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Thrissur

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Guruvayur, Athirappilly, Triprayar Sri Rama Temple
Highlights from your plan
Athirappilly Water Falls ©
Athirappilly Water Falls
Guruvayur Temple ©
Guruvayur Temple
Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram ©
Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram

6
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Elephant Junction and Green land spice garden. Explore Thekkady's surroundings by going to Vagamon Pine Forest (in Vagamon) and Vagamon (in Kottayam). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, explore the activities along Periyar Lake, have fun at Thekkady Rose Park, and admire the natural beauty at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Thekkady trip planner .

Getting from Thrissur to Thekkady by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Vagamon, Vagamon Pine Forest
Highlights from your plan
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

6
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Kovalam Beach and Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum): Kovalam (Lighthouse Beach & Adimalathura Beach) and Varkala Beach (in Varkala). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Magic Planet Theme Park, examine the collection at Priyadarshini Planetarium, step off the mainland to explore Poovar Island, and stroll through Thumba Beach.

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Traveling by car from Thekkady to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kalpetta.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kovalam, Varkala Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach

5
nights
Kalpetta

Kalpetta ©
One of the district's main tourist hubs, Kalpetta offers easy access to a number of man-made and natural attractions.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Banasurasagar Dam and Pookot Lake. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kalpetta: Banasura Spices Garden (in Padinjarathara), Thusharagiri Waterfalls (in Thamarassery) and Thrissillery Shiva Temple (in Thirunelly). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Banasura Hill, delve into the lush surroundings at Central Forest Nursery, step off the mainland to explore Kuruvadweep, and enjoy breathtaking views from Lakkidi View Point.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Kalpetta trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kalpetta takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kannur.

Things to do in Kalpetta

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Central Forest Nursery, Banasura Spices Garden, Thusharagiri Waterfalls, Banasurasagar Dam, Thrissillery Shiva Temple
Highlights from your plan
Banasurasagar Dam ©
Banasurasagar Dam
Edakkal Caves ©
Edakkal Caves
Chembra ©
Chembra

6
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.
Attractions like Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach and Ezhara Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Kannur side-trips: Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple (in Parassinikadavu), Paithalmala Hill Station (in Paithalmala) and Sargaalaya (in Kozhikode). There's much more to do: make a trip to Sri Rajarajeswara Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Payyambalam Beach, stroll through Meenkunnu Beach, and visit a coastal fixture at Cannanore Lighthouse.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kannur day trip planning website .

Getting from Kalpetta to Kannur by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Goa.

Things to do in Kannur

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple, Valiyaparamba Backwaters, Paithalmala Hill Station, Sargaalaya
Highlights from your plan
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach ©
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach
Thottada Beach ©
Thottada Beach
Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple ©
Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple

5
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Kids will enjoy Baga Beach and Calangute Beach. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Palolem Beach, have some family-friendly fun at Milsim Goa Paintball, identify plant and animal life at Animal Shelter Agonda, and admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of Bom Jesus.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Goa route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Kannur to Goa in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Goa

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

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