8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jaipur
— 1 night
2
Agra
— 1 night
3
New Delhi
— 2 nights
4
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights

1
night
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.
On the 30th (Fri), admire the striking features of Amber Palace and then admire the masterpieces at Mukesh Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sat): get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, thenstop by Channi Carpets & Textiles, and finally explore the historical opulence of Jal Mahal.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Jaipur road trip app.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Jaipur is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

1
night
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, thenexplore the galleries of Taj Gallery, and then explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Agra online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Agra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Agra sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Gallery ©
Taj Gallery

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): steep yourself in history at India Gate, admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Akshardham. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, browse the eclectic array of goods at Chandni Chowk, and then stop by People Tree.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the New Delhi travel route app.

Traveling by car from Agra to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in New Delhi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in New Delhi

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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib ©
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

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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 Sarwaa or Asparagus. Kids will appreciate attractions like Kovalam Beach and Varkala Beach. Explore Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)'s surroundings by going to Kovalam (Vizhinjam Fishing Harbour & Lighthouse Beach) and Varkala Aquarium (in Varkala Town). There's lots more to do: browse the different shops at Mall of Travancore, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Mahadeva Temple, and admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

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You can fly from New Delhi to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in May: highs in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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