21 days in India Itinerary

21 days in India Itinerary

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21 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mexico City
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Jodhpur
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Mumbai
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Thekkady
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
6
Udaipur
— 1 day
7
Jaipur
— 3 nights
8
Agra
— 2 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  26​h
End: Mexico City

3
nights
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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb, take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), tour the pleasant surroundings at Akshardham, and indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi trip itinerary planner .

Mexico City, Mexico to New Delhi is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to India Standard Time (IST), which is usually a 11 hour difference. Traveling from Mexico City in March, expect New Delhi to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Jodhpur.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Food Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, then steep yourself in history at Mehrangarh Fort, and then browse for treasures at Ganesh Handicrafts.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Jodhpur journey builder website .

Getting from New Delhi to Jodhpur by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. When traveling from New Delhi in March, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Jodhpur: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum ©
Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
Ganesh Handicrafts ©
Ganesh Handicrafts

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nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 11th (Wed), take a stroll through Dharavi, then get engrossed in the history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, then appreciate the history behind Gateway of India, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Banganga Tank. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Dhobi Ghat, admire the landmark architecture of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, head outdoors with Marine Drive, then take an in-depth tour of Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, and finally snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Mumbai trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Jodhpur to Mumbai takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Jodhpur in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Mumbai, with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Mumbai

Museums Scenic Drive Outdoors
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Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum ©
Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive

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nights
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.
When in Kochi (Cochin), make a side trip to see Marari Beach in Mararikulam, approximately 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, explore the world behind art at Kerala Folklore Museum, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and take a stroll through Jew Town.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Kochi (Cochin) trip planner .

You can fly from Mumbai to Kochi (Cochin) in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Kochi (Cochin) when traveling from Mumbai in March, with lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Tours Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Walking tours
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach

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nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Thekkady is known for wildlife, nature, nightlife, parks, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, steep yourself in history at Shiny Tours & Travals, experience rural life at Spice Cloud, and see the interesting displays at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Thekkady sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

1
day
Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
On the 19th (Thu), view the masterpieces at Gothwal Art, then take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pichola.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Udaipur road trip site .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Udaipur in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Parks Nature
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City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Lake Pichola ©
Lake Pichola
Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art

3
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.
Jaipur is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, childrens museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and admire the landmark architecture of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Jaipur trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by flight from Udaipur to Jaipur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in March, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Parks Wildlife Tours
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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
On the 23rd (Mon), explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, then admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, and then admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Rajrani Souvenirs, stroll around Mehtab Bagh, then admire the striking features of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, and finally admire the striking features of Diwan-i-Am Agra Fort.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Agra trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Agra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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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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