45 days in India Itinerary

45 days in India Itinerary

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Agra
— 4 nights
2
Khajuraho
— 2 nights
3
Varanasi
— 2 nights
4
Mumbai
— 4 nights
5
Udaipur
— 2 nights
6
Jodhpur
— 3 nights
7
Jaisalmer
— 4 nights
8
Jaipur
— 5 nights
9
New Delhi
— 5 nights
10
Manali
— 5 nights
11
Leh
— 6 nights

4
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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Agra is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, take in nature's colorful creations at Anguri Bagh, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildlife SoS Bear Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Agra trip itinerary app.

New York City, USA to Agra is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to India Standard Time is 10.5 hours. Traveling from New York City in September, expect Agra to be somewhat warmer, temps between 95°F and 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Khajuraho.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Tomb of Akbar the Great
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

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Khajuraho

Khajuraho ©
Most visitors come to Khajuraho to see the 1,000-year-old erotic rock carvings at a cluster of World Heritage-listed Hindu and Jain temples.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): admire the striking features of Devi Jagdamba Temple, admire the landmark architecture of Kandariya Mahadev Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chitragupta Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nandi Temple, admire the landmark architecture of Lakshmana Temple, and then get engrossed in the history at Khajuraho.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Khajuraho journey planner.

You can fly from Agra to Khajuraho in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Varanasi.

Things to do in Khajuraho

Historic Sites · Museums
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Devi Jagdamba Temple ©
Devi Jagdamba Temple
Kandariya Mahadev Temple ©
Kandariya Mahadev Temple
Lakshmana Temple ©
Lakshmana Temple

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Varanasi

A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
On the 22nd (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple, then contemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours. On the next day, browse for treasures at Ashul Sharma, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then take in the exciting artwork at Ruchika Art Gallery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birthplace of Sant Ravidas Seergovardhan Varanasi.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Varanasi itinerary planner.

You can fly from Khajuraho to Varanasi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In September, daily temperatures in Varanasi can reach 93°F, while at night they dip to 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Varanasi

Shopping · Parks · Tours
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Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Spas & Wellness

4
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Mumbai

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Mumbai is known for historic sites, scenic drive, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Gateway of India, snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, and take an in-depth tour of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Mumbai online trip maker.

You can fly from Varanasi to Mumbai in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. When traveling from Varanasi in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Mumbai: temperatures range from 88°F by day to 76°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Mumbai

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Walking tours
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive

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Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ekling Ji Temple, view the masterpieces at Gothwal Art, then explore the activities along Lake Pichola, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagdish Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, and then get engrossed in the history at Bagore Ki Haveli Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Udaipur visit website.

Getting from Mumbai to Udaipur by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in September, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Jagdish Temple ©
Jagdish Temple

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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.
Jodhpur is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, see Off-Road Tours, explore the ancient world of Walk to blueCity heritagetour, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kunj Bihari Temple.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Jodhpur tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Udaipur to Jodhpur takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Jodhpur, expect temperatures between 95°F during the day and 78°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can catch the train to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Zipline

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Jaisalmer

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Spend the 3rd (Sat) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Spend the 4th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Jaisalmer Fort, view the masterpieces at Sonee Art Gallery, look for gifts at Shayama Cashmere Store, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temples.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Jaisalmer travel planner.

Traveling by train from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Safaris
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Jaisalmer Fort ©
Jaisalmer Fort

5
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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.
Spend the 9th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Amber Palace, make a trip to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and identify plant and animal life at EleSafari.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Jaipur tour planner.

Fly from Jaisalmer to Jaipur in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. October in Jaipur sees daily highs of 95°F and lows of 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jaipur

Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind ©
Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

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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.
Spend the 14th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in panoramic vistas at Qutub Minar, admire the natural beauty at Akshardham, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Lotus Temple.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our New Delhi trip planner.

You can fly from Jaipur to New Delhi in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in New Delhi are 93°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Manali.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Nilaya Spa
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Food Tours
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb

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Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, and admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Manali tour itinerary planning site.

You can fly from New Delhi to Manali in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Leh.

Things to do in Manali

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

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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.
Go for a jaunt from Leh to Hemis to see Hemis Monastery about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, examine the collection at Stok Palace Museum, make a trip to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, and pause for some photo ops at Shey Monastery.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Leh route planner.

Getting from Manali to Leh by car takes about 9 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Hemis Monastery
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa

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