8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights
2
Agra
— 1 night
3
Jaipur
— 2 nights

3
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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 enjoy Lighthouse Beach and Poovar Island. Change things up with these side-trips from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum): Kovalam Beach (in Kovalam) and Varkala Town (Varkala Aquarium, Varkala Beach, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, get to know the resident critters at Thiruvananthapuram Zoo, don't miss a visit to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, and have fun and explore at Chacha Nehru Children’s Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) day trip planner.

Bengaluru to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bengaluru in March, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Varkala Town, Kovalam
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): make a splash at Dolphin The Water World and then make a trip to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Taj Mahal, admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal, and then explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Agra online tour planner.

Getting from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Agra by combination of flight and train takes about 10 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Agra when traveling from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in March, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): explore the galleries of City Palace of Jaipur, thenlook and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and finally find something for the whole family at Sunrise Dream World Amusement Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Ganesh Pol Gateway, steep yourself in history at Amber Palace, and then admire the striking features of Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors).

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Jaipur route planner.

Traveling by flight from Agra to Jaipur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Jaipur are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Jaipur

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

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