8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  2​h 45​min
1
Jodhpur
— Few hours
Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Jaisalmer
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  14​h 45​min
3
Tabo
— 1 day
Drive:  7​h 45​min
4
Leh
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

few
hours
Jodhpur

Jodhpur ©
The blue-walled buildings in the old quarter of Jodhpur have a calming, quaint aesthetic when viewed from up high, but down on the streets the city bustles with a lively atmosphere that belies its toy-town color.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): get outside with Outdoor Activities, then browse the exhibits of Umaid Heritage Art School, and then look for gifts at Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES).

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Jodhpur attractions planner.

New Delhi to Jodhpur is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 48°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Shopping Tours Museums
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Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES) ©
Umaid Heritage Art School ©
Umaid Heritage Art School
Zipline

2
nights
Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer ©
A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sonee Art Gallery and Lucky Art Gallery. Chandrakanta Art's and Jaisalmer War Museum will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: stop by Bellissima, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Antique Shop Jaisalmer, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rishabhadeva Temple, and take in the exciting artwork at Maasa Miniature Art.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Jaisalmer trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Tabo.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Jaisalmer War Museum ©
Jaisalmer War Museum
Shantinath Temple ©
Shantinath Temple
Rishabhadeva Temple ©
Rishabhadeva Temple

1
day
Tabo

Tabo ©
Tabo is a small town in the Lahaul and Spiti district on the banks of the Spiti River in Himachal Pradesh, India. On the 3rd (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Tabo Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bodhisattva Maitreya Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Golden Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chogskhor Monastery, and finally view the masterpieces at The Chamber of Picture Treasures (Z'al-ma).

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Tabo route builder .

You can drive from Jaisalmer to Tabo in 27.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Tabo

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Tabo Monastery
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Tabo Monastery ©
Tabo Monastery
Chogskhor Monastery ©
Chogskhor Monastery
Bodhisattva Maitreya Temple ©
Bodhisattva Maitreya Temple

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nights
Leh

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.
Step out of the city life by going to River Rafting & Tubing and Markha Valley. Visit Alchi Monastary and Basgo gompa for their historical value. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Likir Gompa, look for gifts at De Pashmina Emporium, examine the collection at Hall of Fame, and contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Shri Datun Sahib Ji.

Plan my day in Leh using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Tabo to Leh in 14.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Alchi Monastary
Highlights from your plan
Shanti Stupa ©
Shanti Stupa
River Rafting & Tubing
Alchi Choskor Monastery ©
Alchi Choskor Monastery

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