8 days in India & Maldives Itinerary

8 days in India & Maldives Itinerary

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New Delhi, India
— 2 nights
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Jaipur, India
— 2 nights
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Mumbai, India
— 1 night
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Male, Maldives
— 2 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: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb, don't miss a visit to India Gate, contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our New Delhi day trip planning tool.

Hyderabad to New Delhi is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in October, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Food Tours

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Jaipur, look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, then explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, and finally look for gifts at Jaipur Blue Pottery Art Centre. Keep things going the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, admire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and then surround yourself with nature on Elefantastic.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Jaipur trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Jaipur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October in Jaipur, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Jaipur

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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Mumbai, India

Mumbai ©

Gateway to India

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Banganga Tank, pause for some photo ops at Gateway of India, get engrossed in the history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, then make a trip to Dhobi Ghat, and finally take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

Make your Mumbai itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Mumbai takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Mumbai are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Male.

Things to do in Mumbai

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Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): see the interesting displays at National Museum, then see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Male Fish Market. Keep things going the next day: stop by M Souvenirs and then relax and rejuvenate at Veli Spa at Kurumba Maldives.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Male road trip planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Mumbai to Male in 6 hours. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Maldives Time (MVT) is minus 0.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Mumbai in October: highs in Male hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Male

Spas · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Fishing Charters & Tours
Male Fish Market ©
Male Fish Market
National Museum ©
National Museum

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