Day 1: Arrival in Delhi
Arrive in Delhi, the capital city of India. Check in to your hotel and freshen up. Visit India Gate, a war memorial, and take a leisurely stroll around Connaught Place. Overnight stay in Delhi.
Day 2: Delhi Sightseeing
Visit Jama Masjid, India's largest mosque. Explore the historic Red Fort. Explore Qutub Minar and Humayun's Tomb, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Drive past the President's House, Parliament, and other government buildings. Overnight stay in Delhi.
Day 3: Delhi to Agra
Drive to Agra, home to the iconic Taj Mahal. Visit the Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, also known as the "Baby Taj." Witness the sunset at the Taj Mahal. Overnight stay in Agra.
Day 4: Agra to Jaipur (via Fatehpur Sikri)
Enroute to Jaipur, visit Fatehpur Sikri, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Continue the drive to Jaipur, the "Pink City." Check in to your hotel and relax. Explore the bustling markets and enjoy shopping. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
Day 5: Jaipur Sightseeing
Visit the Amber Fort and enjoy an elephant ride (or Jeep ride) to the fort entrance. Explore the City Palace and its museum. Visit Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory. Photo stop at Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). Evening visit to Chokhi Dhani, an ethnic village resort. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
Day 6: Jaipur to Delhi Departure
Drive back to Delhi. Depending on your departure time, you can do some last-minute shopping or visit any remaining attractions. Departure from Delhi.
Day 1: Arrival in Chennai
Fly from Delhi to Chennai. Check-in to your hotel. Visit Marina Beach and Kapaleeshwarar Temple. Overnight stay in Chennai.
Day 2: Chennai to Mahabalipuram
Drive to Mahabalipuram (approx. 1.5-2 hours). Explore the Shore Temple, Pancha Rathas, and Arjuna's Penance. Relax on the beach. Overnight stay in Mahabalipuram.
Day 3: Mahabalipuram to Pondicherry
Drive to Pondicherry (approx. 3-4 hours). Visit Aurobindo Ashram and Auroville. Explore the French Quarter and Promenade Beach. Overnight stay in Pondicherry.
Day 4: Pondicherry to Tanjore
Drive to Tanjore (approx. 4-5 hours). Visit Brihadeeswarar Temple and Tanjore Palace. Overnight stay in Tanjore.
Day 5: Tanjore to Madurai
Drive to Madurai (approx. 3-4 hours). Visit Meenakshi Amman Temple and Thirumalai Nayakkar Palace. Attend the evening aarti ceremony at the temple. Overnight stay in Madurai.
Day 6: Madurai to Thekkady
Drive to Thekkady (approx. 3-4 hours). Enjoy a boat ride in Periyar National Park. Optional: Attend a cultural performance in the evening. Overnight stay in Thekkady.
Day 7: Thekkady to Alleppey
Drive to Alleppey (approx. 3-4 hours). Board a houseboat for an overnight cruise on the backwaters. Experience the serene landscapes and local life. Overnight stay on the houseboat.
Day 8: Alleppey to Cochin
Disembark from the houseboat and drive to Cochin (approx. 1.5-2 hours). Explore Fort Kochi, visit the Chinese Fishing Nets, and the Jewish Synagogue. Witness a Kathakali dance performance in the evening. Overnight stay in Cochin.
Day 9: Cochin to Mysore
Fly from Cochin to Bangalore, then drive to Mysore (approx. 3-4 hours). Visit Mysore Palace and Brindavan Gardens. Overnight stay in Mysore.
Day 10: Mysore to Bangalore
Drive to Bangalore (approx. 3-4 hours). Explore Lalbagh Botanical Garden, Cubbon Park, and Bangalore Palace. Overnight stay in Bangalore.
Day 11: Departure from Bangalore
Explore local markets or attractions based on your departure time. Fly back to Delhi from Bangalore.
Day 1: Delhi to Haridwar
Depart from Delhi to Haridwar (approx. 5-6 hours by road). Arrive in Haridwar, visit Har Ki Pauri for Ganga Aarti. Overnight stay in Haridwar.
Day 2: Haridwar to Mathura
Drive from Haridwar to Mathura (approx. 4-5 hours). Explore Mathura, the birthplace of Lord Krishna. Visit Dwarkadhish Temple and Krishna Janmabhoomi. Overnight stay in Mathura.
Day 3: Mathura to Vrindavan
Drive to Vrindavan (approx. 30 minutes). Visit famous temples like Banke Bihari Temple and ISKCON Temple. Explore the spiritual atmosphere of Vrindavan. Overnight stay in Vrindavan.
Day 4: Vrindavan to Ayodhya
Drive from Vrindavan to Ayodhya (approx. 5-6 hours). Visit Ram Janmabhoomi and other important temples. Explore the historical and spiritual significance of Ayodhya. Overnight stay in Ayodhya.
Day 5: Ayodhya to Prayagraj (Allahabad)
Drive to Prayagraj (approx. 4-5 hours). Visit Triveni Sangam, the confluence of the Ganga, Yamuna, and Saraswati rivers. Explore Anand Bhavan and Allahabad Fort. Overnight stay in Prayagraj.
Day 6: Prayagraj to Varanasi
Drive from Prayagraj to Varanasi (approx. 3-4 hours). Evening visit to the ghats of Varanasi for Ganga Aarti. Overnight stay in Varanasi.
Day 7: Varanasi Exploration
Early morning boat ride on the Ganges. Visit Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Sarnath, and other significant sites. Explore the narrow lanes and cultural heritage of Varanasi. Overnight stay in Varanasi.
Day 8: Varanasi to Bodhgaya
Drive from Varanasi to Bodhgaya (approx. 5-6 hours). Visit Mahabodhi Temple and other Buddhist monasteries. Explore the serene atmosphere of Bodhgaya. Overnight stay in Bodhgaya.
Day 9: Bodhgaya to Varanasi
Drive back to Varanasi (approx. 5-6 hours). Spend some leisure time or revisit favorite places in Varanasi. Overnight stay in Varanasi.
Day 10: Varanasi to Delhi
Fly from Varanasi to Delhi (approx. 2-3 hours). Explore local markets or attractions based on your departure time. Overnight stay in Delhi.
Day 11: Departure from Delhi
Depending on your flight schedule, you can explore more of Delhi or relax before departing.
Day 1: Delhi to Haridwar/Rishikesh
Depart from Delhi and arrive in Haridwar or Rishikesh. Attend the Ganga Aarti at Har Ki Pauri (Haridwar) or visit the ashrams and temples in Rishikesh. Overnight stay in Haridwar or Rishikesh.
Day 2: Haridwar/Rishikesh to Barkot
Drive to Barkot (approx. 6-7 hours). En route, visit Kempty Falls and Lakhamandal Temple. Overnight stay in Barkot.
Day 3: Barkot to Yamunotri and back
Drive to Janki Chatti and then trek to Yamunotri (about 6 km). Visit the Yamunotri Temple and Surya Kund. Return to Barkot in the evening.
Day 4: Barkot to Uttarkashi
Drive to Uttarkashi (approx. 4-5 hours). Visit Vishwanath Temple and Shakti Temple. Overnight stay in Uttarkashi.
Day 5: Uttarkashi to Gangotri and back
Drive to Gangotri (approx. 4-5 hours). Visit the Gangotri Temple and take a dip in the holy Ganges. Return to Uttarkashi in the evening.
Day 6: Uttarkashi to Guptkashi
Drive to Guptkashi (approx. 7-8 hours). Overnight stay in Guptkashi.
Day 7: Guptkashi to Kedarnath
Drive to Gaurikund and then trek to Kedarnath (about 16 km). Visit the Kedarnath Temple and enjoy the breathtaking Himalayan views. Overnight stay in Kedarnath.
Day 8: Kedarnath to Guptkashi
Trek back to Gaurikund and then drive to Guptkashi. Overnight stay in Guptkashi.
Day 9: Guptkashi to Badrinath
Drive to Badrinath (approx. 7-8 hours). Visit Mana Village, Vasudhara Falls, and Badrinath Temple. Overnight stay in Badrinath.
Day 10: Badrinath to Rudraprayag
Drive to Rudraprayag (approx. 3-4 hours). Visit Rudranath Temple if time allows. Overnight stay in Rudraprayag.
Day 11: Rudraprayag to Haridwar/Rishikesh and Departure
Drive back to Haridwar or Rishikesh. Depending on your departure plans, explore the local sights or attend the Ganga Aarti. Depart from Haridwar/Rishikesh to your next destination.
Day 1: Arrival in Jaipur
Arrive in Jaipur, visit Hawa Mahal, City Palace, and Jantar Mantar. Explore local markets. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
Day 2: Jaipur Exploration
Visit Amber Fort and enjoy an elephant ride (or jeep ride). Explore Nahargarh Fort. Evening at leisure or visit Chokhi Dhani. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
Day 3: Jaipur to Jodhpur
Drive to Jodhpur. Visit Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, and Umaid Bhawan Palace. Explore markets. Overnight stay in Jodhpur.
Day 4: Jodhpur to Ranakpur and Udaipur
Drive to Ranakpur, visit Ranakpur Jain Temple. Continue to Udaipur. Overnight stay in Udaipur.
Day 5: Udaipur Sightseeing
Explore City Palace, Jagdish Temple, and Saheliyon Ki Bari. Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Pichola. Evening at Fatehsagar Lake. Overnight stay in Udaipur.
Day 6: Udaipur to Pushkar
Drive to Pushkar. Visit Pushkar Lake and Brahma Temple. Explore local markets. Overnight stay in Pushkar.
Day 7: Pushkar to Ajmer and Jaipur
Visit Ajmer Sharif Dargah in Ajmer. Drive back to Jaipur. Free time for shopping. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
Day 8: Jaipur to Bikaner
Drive to Bikaner. Visit Junagarh Fort and Karni Mata Temple. Explore markets. Overnight stay in Bikaner.
Day 9: Bikaner to Mandawa
Drive to Mandawa. Explore Shekhawati region and painted havelis. Overnight stay in Mandawa.
Day 10: Mandawa to Departure
Explore more havelis in Mandawa. Depart for your next destination or return to Jaipur for departure.