8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jaipur
— 2 nights
2
New Delhi
— 1 night
3
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
4
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 day
5
Mahabalipuram
— 1 night

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Amber Palace and Govind Dev Ji Temple. Let the collections at City Palace of Jaipur and Jantar Mantar - Jaipur capture your imagination. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at EleSafari and admire the masterpieces at Jitesh Arts.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Jaipur online vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Jaipur. In August in Jaipur, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): see the interesting displays at Gandhi Smriti, take in the spiritual surroundings of Humayun's Tomb, thensteep yourself in history at India Gate, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in New Delhi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Museums
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib ©
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

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night
Kochi (Cochin)

A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
On the 22nd (Thu), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salem Marthoma Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Antony's Shrine, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Cathedral Basilica, Ernakulam, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Vallarpadam Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiva Temple.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Kochi (Cochin) trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Kochi (Cochin) takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New Delhi in August, with highs in Kochi (Cochin) at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Wildlife Historic Sites Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
St. Antony's Shrine ©
St. Antony's Shrine
Salem Marthoma Church ©
Salem Marthoma Church

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day
Mysuru (Mysore)

Mysuru (Mysore) ©
A historic and culturally distinctive city, Mysuru (Mysore) has all the stories, artworks, and architecture you'd hope to find in the former capital city of a rich kingdom.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, thenget to know the resident critters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and then explore the historical opulence of Mysuru Palace.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mysuru (Mysore) day trip site.

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Mysuru (Mysore) takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Kochi (Cochin) in August; daily highs in Mysuru (Mysore) reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mahabalipuram.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites
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Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens
Mysuru Palace ©
Mysuru Palace
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple

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Mahabalipuram

Mahabalipuram ©
Once an important sea port city in the ancient Pallava kingdom, Mahabalipuram today draws in visitors with UNESCO-listed monuments and temples carved out of rock during the 7th and 8th centuries CE.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shore Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Varaha Cave Temple.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Mahabalipuram route app.

You can fly from Mysuru (Mysore) to Mahabalipuram in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, Mahabalipuram is a bit warmer than Mysuru (Mysore) - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mahabalipuram

Historic Sites
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Shore Temple ©
Shore Temple
Varaha Cave Temple ©
Varaha Cave Temple

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