8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

Created using Inspirock India journey planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
1
Mumbai
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Jaipur
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Agra
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Manali
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Shimla
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  6​h
End: Mumbai

1
day
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 20th (Wed), appreciate the history behind Gateway of India, then take an in-depth tour of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, and then admire the landmark architecture of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mumbai road trip planner .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Mumbai. November in Mumbai sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Mumbai

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

2
nights
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then admire the striking features of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Deer Park, Ashok Vihar, Jaipur.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Jaipur online itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Mumbai to Jaipur takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Mumbai in November, expect Jaipur to be little chillier, temps between 35°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal, then step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort, and then contemplate the long history of Taj Mahal.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Agra tour itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Agra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Agra are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Jahangir Mahal ©
Jahangir Mahal

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar and then steep yourself in history at Red Fort (Lal Quila). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of India Gate, then admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, read our New Delhi trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Manali.

Things to do in New Delhi

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

1
night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Keylong, then appreciate the views at Solang Valley, then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Manali vacation site .

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Manali takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, and then make a trip to The Mall.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Shimla trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

Similar Plans

9 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Shimla BY A USER FROM INDIA January, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Manali & Shimla BY A USER FROM INDIA October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in India BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in India & Japan BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Manali & Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Katra, Himachal Pradesh & New Delhi BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Shimla BY A USER FROM INDIA February, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans