60 days in India Itinerary

60 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chennai
Drive:  1 h 30 min
1
Mahabalipuram
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
2
Neil Island
— 1 night
Travel:  3 h 30 min
3
Havelock Island
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h 30 min
4
Leh
— 6 nights
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  5 h
5
Agra
— 7 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
Jaipur
— 7 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
7
Udaipur
— 4 nights
Fly + Taxi:  5 h 15 min
8
Jaisalmer
— 4 nights
Taxi + Fly:  4 h 30 min
9
New Delhi
— 6 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
10
Manali
— 7 nights
Fly + Taxi:  7 h
11
Darjeeling
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Bus:  10 h 15 min
12
Goa
— 7 nights
Bus + Fly:  6 h
End: Chennai

2
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at DakshinaChitra Museum and India Seashell Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Pancha Rathas and Monuments at Mahabalipuram. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shore Temple and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Mahabalipuram trip itinerary planner.

Chennai to Mahabalipuram is an approximately 1.5- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In May, daily temperatures in Mahabalipuram can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Neil Island.

Things to do in Mahabalipuram

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

DakshinaChitra Museum
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Monuments at Mahabalipuram ©
Monuments at Mahabalipuram
India Seashell Museum ©
India Seashell Museum
Shore Temple ©
Shore Temple

1
night
Neil Island

Neil Island ©
Whatever you decide to do on your trip to Neil Island, you'll remember it by the unsurpassed beauty of its green landscape and coral reefs.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Laxmanpur Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bharatpur Beach. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: snap pictures at Howrah Bridge and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sitapur Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Neil Island journey maker site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mahabalipuram to Neil Island. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Havelock Island.

Things to do in Neil Island

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Bharatpur Beach ©
Bharatpur Beach
Laxmanpur Beach ©
Laxmanpur Beach
Sitapur Beach ©
Sitapur Beach

3
nights
Havelock Island

Known for its scuba diving spots, picturesque beaches, and relaxed atmosphere, Havelock Island stands out as the largest island in the archipelago, and one of the most tourist-oriented places in the Andaman Islands.
Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Govind Nagar Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Elephant Beach and Kalapathar Beach. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Radhanagar Beach.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Havelock Island online attractions planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Neil Island to Havelock Island. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Havelock Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Radhanagar Beach ©
Radhanagar Beach
Govind Nagar Beach ©
Govind Nagar Beach

6
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.
Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib and Alchi Choskor Monastery will appeal to history buffs. Get outdoors at Khardung La and River Rafting & Tubing. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Leh: Alchi Monastary (in Alchi) and Hemis Monastery (in Hemis). There's more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shanti Stupa and delve into the distant past at Basgo gompa.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Leh online travel planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Havelock Island to Leh. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Alchi Monastary, Hemis Monastery, Khardung La
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Shanti Stupa ©
Shanti Stupa
Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib ©
Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib
Hemis Monastery ©
Hemis Monastery

7
nights
Agra

Agra ©
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Popular historic sites such as Agra Fort and Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham are in your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to Keoladeo National Park and Mina Masjid. Take a break from Agra with a short trip to ISKCON Vrindavan in Vrindavan, about 3h 45 min away. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, take in the spiritual surroundings of Balkeshwar Mandir, steep yourself in history at Tomb of Mariam Zamani, and view the masterpieces at Taj Gallery.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Agra trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Leh to Agra in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 48°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vrindavan, Tomb of Akbar the Great, Keoladeo National Park
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Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal

7
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Govind Dev Ji Temple and Jantar Mantar - Jaipur. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Jain Mandir Sanganer and Brihaspati Dham Mandir. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Amer Jeep Safari, see the interesting displays at Alice Garg National Seashells Museum, don't miss a visit to Akbari Masjid, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Shila Devi Temple.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Jaipur journey planning tool.

Traveling by car from Agra to Jaipur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Jaipur sees daily highs of 48°C and lows of 32°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Wildlife Museums
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Elefriend ©
Elefriend
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Amer Jeep Safari ©
Amer Jeep Safari

4
nights
Udaipur

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
Take a break from the city and head to Lake Pichola and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Step off the beaten path and head to Ekling Ji Temple and Spas. Take a break from Udaipur with a short trip to Ranakpur Jain Temple in Sadri, about 1h 45 min away. There's much more to do: view the masterpieces at Gothwal Art, take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shahastrabahu Temple.

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Fly from Jaipur to Udaipur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Udaipur sees daily highs of 47°C and lows of 31°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Udaipur

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Ranakpur Jain Temple, Shahastrabahu Temple
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Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Shahastrabahu Temple ©
Shahastrabahu Temple

4
nights
Jaisalmer

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
Step off the beaten path and head to Tanot Mata Temple and Desert Art Gallery. Do some cultural sightseeing at Jaisalmer War Museum and Jain Temples. Spend the 4th (Thu) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Spend the 5th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Jaisalmer online trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Udaipur to Jaisalmer takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Jain Temples ©
Jain Temples
Nature & Wildlife Tours

6
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Akshardham and Rajpath. Popular historic sites such as Raj Ghat and Lotus Temple are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Gandhi Smriti, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and don't miss a visit to India Gate.

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Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Jaisalmer to New Delhi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In June in New Delhi, expect temperatures between 45°C during the day and 32°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Manali.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trip

Akshardham
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Akshardham ©
Akshardham
Rajpath ©
Rajpath
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb

7
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Popular historic sites such as Naggar Castle and Hidimba Devi Temple are in your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Hampta and Shepherds Trail Gaddi Trek. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of International Roerich Memorial Trust, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, take in the spiritual surroundings of Manu Temple, and admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Manali trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Manali takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Darjeeling.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hampta, Naggar Castle
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Hampta ©
Hampta
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall

2
nights
Darjeeling

Darjeeling ©
The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
On the 20th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahakal Temple, then examine the collection at Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, and then get to know the fascinating history of Chowrasta. Here are some ideas for day two: push the limits with an extreme tour and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Japanese Peace Pagoda.

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Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Manali to Darjeeling takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In June in Darjeeling, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Goa.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Japanese Peace Pagoda ©
Japanese Peace Pagoda
Chowrasta ©
Chowrasta
Mahakal Temple ©
Mahakal Temple

7
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Explore hidden gems such as Dudhsagar Falls and Mandrem Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Chapora Fort and Basilica of Bom Jesus. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Majorda Beach, kick back and relax at Cola Beach, wander the streets of Old Goa, and stop by Shamrock Jewellers.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Goa route planning website.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Darjeeling to Goa in 10.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Darjeeling in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Goa: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Goa

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Mandrem Beach ©
Mandrem Beach
Chapora Fort ©
Chapora Fort
Utorda Beach ©
Utorda Beach

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