31 days in India Itinerary

31 days in India Itinerary

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New Delhi
— 3 nights
2
Leh
— 5 nights
3
Mumbai
— 4 nights
4
Goa
— 5 nights
5
Hyderabad
— 3 nights
6
Pondicherry
— 3 nights
7
Bengaluru
— 4 nights
8
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
9
Coimbatore
— 2 nights

3
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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.
You'll explore and learn at Gandhi Smriti and Art Spice. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Chandni Chowk and Ambience Mall. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Humayun's Tomb, step into the grandiose world of Red Fort, admire the natural beauty at Akshardham, and stop by Craft House.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi trip planner.

Coimbatore to New Delhi is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Coimbatore in December, plan for a bit cooler days in New Delhi, with highs around 27°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Shopping · Tours

Side Trip

Ambience Mall
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate
Red Fort ©
Red Fort

5
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.
Hall of Fame and Stok Palace Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Donkey Sanctuary and Kyagar Tso. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, delve into the distant past at Basgo gompa, hunt for treasures at Leh Market, and stop by Pashmina House.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Leh online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from New Delhi to Leh in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa
Basgo gompa ©
Basgo gompa

4
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya and Rhythm Art Gallery. Head to Crawford Market and R City Mallfor plenty of shopping. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mumbai: Navi Mumbai (Juma Masjid, Shree Shaneeshwara Temple, &more). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, look for gifts at Bungalow Eight, see the interesting displays at Heritage Gully, and enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Mumbai tour itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Leh to Mumbai takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. In January in Mumbai, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Goa.

Things to do in Mumbai

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Navi Mumbai
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Bungalow Eight ©
Bungalow Eight
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus
Shree Siddhivinayak ©
Shree Siddhivinayak

5
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Take a break from the city and head to Baga Beach and Animal Shelter Agonda. Let the collections at Din Brothers Jewellers and Gold Smiths and AUGUSTIN Studio & Gallery capture your imagination. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Agonda Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Damodar Temple, stop by Literati Bookshop & Cafe, and take in the exciting artwork at Prehistoric Rock Art Gallery.

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Fly from Mumbai to Goa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Mumbai in January since evenings lows in Goa dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hyderabad.

Things to do in Goa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Baga Beach ©
Baga Beach
Palolem Beach ©
Palolem Beach

3
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Hyderabad

Hyderabad ©
Teeming with history and heritage, Hyderabad draws visitors from all over the world with its old Indo-Islamic buildings, forts, and museums.
Get some historical perspective at Birla Mandir and Centenary Methodist Church. Head to Laad Bazaar and Kalakriti Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Salar Jung Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Calvary Temple, take in the exciting artwork at Gallery 78, and step into the grandiose world of Golconda Fort.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Hyderabad day trip website.

Getting from Goa to Hyderabad by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Goa in January, expect a bit cooler with lows of 19°C in Hyderabad. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Pondicherry.

Things to do in Hyderabad

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Secunderabad
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Salar Jung Museum ©
Salar Jung Museum
Birla Mandir ©
Birla Mandir
Golconda Fort ©
Golconda Fort

3
nights
Pondicherry

Pondicherry ©
South Indian spiritualism meets French chic in Pondicherry, an interesting, unusual, and international destination on the Bay of Bengal.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple and Padaleeswarar Temple. Head to Svaram and Kalinka Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Go for a jaunt from Pondicherry to Cuddalore to see Devanathaswamy Temple about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Sadhana Forest, look for gifts at Sund'art, pause for some serene contemplation at The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, and enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Pondicherry trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Hyderabad to Pondicherry by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Pondicherry

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Cuddalore, Auroville
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Sadhana Forest ©
Sadhana Forest
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple ©
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

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nights
Bengaluru

Bengaluru ©
Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Appreciate the collections at Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum and Cauvery Handicrafts. For shopping fun, head to UB City or Varnam Store. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore, identify plant and animal life at Bannerghatta National Park, view the masterpieces at Kynkyny Art, and buy something for everyone on your list at Orion Mall.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bengaluru tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Pondicherry to Bengaluru in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Bengaluru can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Shopping · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 20:
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UB City ©
UB City
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Bannerghatta National Park ©
Bannerghatta National Park

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Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari ©
Located at the most southerly point of mainland India, Kanyakumari has long attracted pilgrims and those keen to see the end of the road.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): make a trip to Sunset View Point, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temple Kanyakumari, and then kick back and relax at Kanyakumari Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Kanyakumari trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Bengaluru to Kanyakumari takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bengaluru in January, things will get a bit warmer in Kanyakumari: highs are around 36°C and lows about 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Coimbatore.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach
Jain Temple Kanyakumari ©
Jain Temple Kanyakumari
Sunset View Point ©
Sunset View Point

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Coimbatore

Coimbatore ©
Known throughout the country as a major industrial city, Coimbatore possesses a welcoming atmosphere and a growing cosmopolitanism.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marudamalai Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dhyanalinga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Triumph Expeditions, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then examine the collection at Gedee Car Museum, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Brookefields Mall.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Coimbatore trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kanyakumari to Coimbatore takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Coimbatore when traveling from Kanyakumari in January, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Coimbatore

Historic Sites · Spas · Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 21 — 23:
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Marudamalai Temple ©
Marudamalai Temple
Dhyanalinga ©
Dhyanalinga
Gedee Car Museum ©
Gedee Car Museum

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