39 days in India Itinerary

39 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Mumbai
Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
1
Goa
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Kannur
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Kochi (Cochin)
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Thekkady
— 4 nights
Taxi + Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
Kovalam
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Kozhikode
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  12 h
7
Havelock Island
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  14 h 30 min
8
Leh
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  5 h
9
Agra
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
10
Jaipur
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
End: Mumbai

4
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Goa is known for beaches, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Baga Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Agonda Beach, don't miss a visit to Rock Formations, and stop by Moosa Tea & Coffee Centre.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Goa online trip builder.

Mumbai to Goa is an approximately 5.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a train. July in Goa sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kannur.

Things to do in Goa

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

5
nights
Kannur

Kannur ©
A cultural capital on the state's relatively quiet northern coast, Kannur has long been associated with textile production and temple rituals, earning it the nickname, the "Land of Looms and Lores." Most Kannur itineraries will include observing theyyam rituals performed at the temples, where the traditions have origins dating back thousands of years.
Kannur is known for beaches, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, kick back and relax at Payyambalam Beach, don't miss a visit to Annapoorneswary Temple, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Choottad Beach.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kannur trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Goa to Kannur in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Kannur

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Thottada Beach ©
Thottada Beach
Spas
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach ©
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach

5
nights
Kochi (Cochin)

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kochi (Cochin): Mararikulam (Marari Beach & Mararikulam Beach). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cherai Beach, take a stroll through Jew Town, browse the different shops at LuLu Mall, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kochi (Cochin) trip planner.

Drive from Kannur to Kochi (Cochin) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Kochi (Cochin) are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Mararikulam
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 30:
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Mararikulam Beach ©
Mararikulam Beach

4
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Spend the 2nd (Fri) exploring nature at Periyar National Park. There's much more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, take some stellar pictures from Chellarcovil View Point, and contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Thekkady trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Spas
Persian Paradise Elephant Ride ©
Persian Paradise Elephant Ride

3
nights
Kovalam

Kovalam ©
Famous for the groves of coconut trees from which it takes its name, Kovalam offers a long, white sandy beach on the Arabian Sea.
When in Kovalam, make a side trip to see Thumba Beach in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), approximately Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) away. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, stroll through Adimalathura Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kovalam Avaduthura Devi Temple, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Kovalam itinerary builder.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Kovalam in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kozhikode.

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), Chowara Beach
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Spas & Wellness
Adimalathura Beach ©
Adimalathura Beach

3
nights
Kozhikode

Kozhikode ©
Famous as the landing place of Vasco da Gama, the large industrial city of Kozhikode today acts as staging post for adventures around the state, while also boasting some particularly popular beaches.
Kozhikode is known for beaches, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Valayanad Devi Temple, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kozhikode Beach, and stroll around Mananchira Square.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Kozhikode trip builder app.

Explore your travel options from Kovalam to Kozhikode with the Route module. August in Kozhikode sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Havelock Island.

Things to do in Kozhikode

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Kozhikode Beach ©
Kozhikode Beach
Spas
Payyoli Beach ©
Payyoli Beach

1
day
Havelock Island

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.
On the 10th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Kalapathar Beach and then stroll through Radhanagar Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Havelock Island trip itinerary maker website.

Explore your travel options from Kozhikode to Havelock Island with the Route module. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Leh.

Things to do in Havelock Island

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Radhanagar Beach ©
Radhanagar Beach
Kalapathar Beach ©
Kalapathar Beach

3
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.
Take a break from Leh with a short trip to Alchi Monastary in Alchi, about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, appreciate the history behind Shey Monastery, and make a trip to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Leh online trip itinerary maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Havelock Island to Leh. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Alchi Monastary
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 14:
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Phyang Monastery ©
Phyang Monastery
Likir Gompa ©
Likir Gompa

4
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Spend the 17th (Sat) on the rails with a train tour. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, make a trip to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, take in the history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, and step into the grandiose world of Agra Fort.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Agra trip app.

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 August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Tours Historic Sites Spas
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Spas
Agra Fort
Agra Fort

5
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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, contemplate the long history of Jaigarh Fort, look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Jaipur trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August in Jaipur, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Spas
Channi Carpets & Textiles ©
Channi Carpets & Textiles

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