60 days in South Asia Itinerary

60 days in South Asia Itinerary

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1
Goa, India
— 5 nights
2
Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
— 2 nights
3
Galle, Sri Lanka
— 5 nights
4
Thekkady, India
— 3 nights
5
Kochi (Cochin), India
— 6 nights
6
Kathmandu, Nepal
— 4 nights
7
Agra, India
— 5 nights
8
Jaipur, India
— 6 nights
9
Udaipur, India
— 3 nights
10
Jaisalmer, India
— 3 nights
11
Jodhpur, India
— 3 nights
12
New Delhi, India
— 5 nights
13
Leh, India
— 6 nights

5
nights
Goa, India

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Vagator Beach and Mandrem Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Utorda Beach and Sinquerim Beach. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Ashwem Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Cheshire Cat Jewellery Gallery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Baga Beach, and look for gifts at Sheek Emporium.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Goa online trip itinerary builder.

London, UK to Goa is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5.5 hours traveling from London to Goa. Traveling from London in September, you will find days in Goa are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are much warmer (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Anuradhapura.

Things to do in Goa

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Utorda Beach ©
Utorda Beach
Mandrem Beach ©
Mandrem Beach
Morjim Beach ©
Morjim Beach

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nights
Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

Anuradhapura ©
Explore the well-preserved ruins of an ancient Sri Lankan civilization and its former capital at Anuradhapura, a World Heritage Site and erstwhile center of Theravada Buddhism set amidst peaceful green parks.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mihintale and Sigiriya. Get a sense of the local culture at Ruwanwelisaya and Isurumuniya Temple. It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi and make a trip to Jethawanaramaya Dagoba.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Anuradhapura online trip planner.

Fly from Goa to Anuradhapura in 10.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Galle.

Things to do in Anuradhapura

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sigiriya
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Ruwanwelisaya ©
Ruwanwelisaya
Mihintale ©
Mihintale
Sigiriya ©
Sigiriya

5
nights
Galle, Sri Lanka

Galle ©
The southernmost city on the island, Galle combines colonial-era history with a tropical feel and climate.
Explore hidden gems such as Mulgirigala Raja Maha Vihara and Dutch Reformed Church. Get a sense of the local culture at Tsunami Photo Museum and Galle Fort. Explore Galle's surroundings by going to Ahungalla Beach (in Ahungalla), Bentota (Bentota Beach & Dolphin & Whale Watching) and Community Tsunami Museum (in Hikkaduwa). There's much more to do: stroll through Beruwala Beach, stop by Cara Jewellers, and enjoy the sand and surf at Jungle Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Galle trip itinerary website.

Getting from Anuradhapura to Galle by combination of taxi and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Thekkady.

Things to do in Galle

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Bentota, Tsunami Photo Museum, Ahungalla Beach, Beruwala Beach, Jungle Beach
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Mulgirigala Raja Maha Vihara ©
Mulgirigala Raja Maha Vihara
Tsunami Photo Museum ©
Tsunami Photo Museum
Dolphin & Whale Watching

3
nights
Thekkady, India

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation and Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Mangala Devi Temple and Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction, stop by Kerala Crafts, admire the sheer force of Pandikuzhi Waterfalls, and head outdoors with Persian Paradise Elephant Ride.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Thekkady route planner.

Traveling by flight from Galle to Thekkady takes 8 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation ©
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

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nights
Kochi (Cochin), India

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kashi Art Gallery and Njarackal Arattuvazhi Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate Edappally Church Complex and St. George Orthodox Koonan Kurish Old Syrian Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kochi (Cochin): Marari Beach (in Mararikulam), Mozart Art Gallery (in Kottayam) and Kumarakom (Kumarakom Craft Museum & Kerala Album Art Gallery). The adventure continues: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take an in-depth tour of Kerala Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Antony's Shrine, and browse for treasures at Indian Industries.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) planner.

You can drive from Thekkady to Kochi (Cochin) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Kochi (Cochin) are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kumarakom, Pulickattil The Handicraft Shop, Marari Beach, Mozart Art Gallery
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Kashi Art Gallery ©
Kashi Art Gallery
Edappally Church Complex ©
Edappally Church Complex
Spas

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Kathmandu, Nepal

Once synonymous with the mysterious and inaccessible Shangri-La, today Kathmandu draws an ever-increasing number of tourists, catering to independent travelers of various budgets.
Museum-lovers will get to explore himalayan arts gallery p.ltd and Universal Art Gallery. Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Kayaking & Canoeing will get you outdoors. Take a break from Kathmandu with a short trip to Bhaktapur Durbar Square - www.nepaltourpackage.com in Bhaktapur, about 44 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, stop by Gorkha Zone Khukuri House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo, and get some fabulous bargains at The Cashmere Outlet.

To find photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Kathmandu trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Kochi (Cochin) to Kathmandu takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Nepal Time (NPT), which is usually a 0.2 hour difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Kochi (Cochin) in September since evenings lows in Kathmandu dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Bhaktapur Durbar Square - www.nepaltourpackage.com
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
River Rafting & Tubing

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nights
Agra, India

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Explore hidden gems such as Keoladeo National Park and Gurudwara Guru ka Tal. Get some cultural insight at Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. When in Agra, make a side trip to see Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham in Vrindavan, approximately Vrindavan away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Saha Burj, take in the exciting artwork at Agra Art Gallery, explore the galleries of U.P Handicrafts Development Center, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bageshwarnath Temple.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Agra trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Kathmandu to Agra takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Nepal Time to India Standard Time, which is usually a -0.2 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Kathmandu in September, with highs in Agra at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Prem Mandir - Shyama Shyam Dham, Keoladeo National Park
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park

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nights
Jaipur, India

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.
For shopping fun, head to Jewels Lake Palace , Jaipur or Samanvai Art Gallery. Amber Palace and Chand Baori (Step well) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: get great views at Nahargarh Fort, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and explore the galleries of Jaipur Rugs Company Pvt. Ltd..

Plan my day in Jaipur using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can fly from Agra to Jaipur in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Udaipur.

Things to do in Jaipur

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chand Baori (Step well)
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Chand Baori (Step well) ©
Chand Baori (Step well)
Nahargarh Fort ©
Nahargarh Fort

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nights
Udaipur, India

Udaipur ©
Tourism in Udaipur, a picturesque city known for its lake system, thrives due to the area's numerous historic and cultural relics.
Shahastrabahu Temple and Ekling Ji Temple will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Gothwal Art and Spas. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of City Palace of Udaipur, view the masterpieces at Fine Art School (Painting House), browse the different shops at Forum Celebration Mall, and explore the galleries of Udaipur Art Villa.

For reviews and other tourist information, go to the Udaipur trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Udaipur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jaipur in October, Udaipur is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Jaisalmer.

Things to do in Udaipur

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Shahastrabahu Temple, Fine Art School (Painting House)
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Gothwal Art ©
Gothwal Art
City Palace of Udaipur ©
City Palace of Udaipur
Shahastrabahu Temple ©
Shahastrabahu Temple

3
nights
Jaisalmer, India

A World Heritage Site, the desert city of Jaisalmer has a number of historical attractions, buildings, and legends worthy of protection.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Off-Road Tours and Jai Shankar Handicrafts. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Jain Temples and Sonee Art Gallery. Spend the 16th (Fri) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. It doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Jaisalmer War Museum.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Jaisalmer route tool.

You can fly from Udaipur to Jaisalmer in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Jodhpur.

Things to do in Jaisalmer

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Off-Road Tours
Jain Temples ©
Jain Temples
Jaisalmer War Museum ©
Jaisalmer War Museum

3
nights
Jodhpur, India

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.
Shop till you drop at Mohanlal Verhomal Spices (MV SPICES) and Umaid Heritage Art School. Get a sense of the local culture at Mehrangarh Fort and Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum. Next up on the itinerary: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Jodhpur travel route builder tool.

Traveling by train from Jaisalmer to Jodhpur takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Jodhpur, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jodhpur

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Mehrangarh Fort ©
Mehrangarh Fort
Zipline
Safaris

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New Delhi, India

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Akshardham and Rajpath. Head to Ambience Mall and DLF Mall Of Indiafor plenty of shopping. Take a break from New Delhi with a short trip to The Great India Place in Noida, about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, take in nature's colorful creations at Akshardham, enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Chandni Chowk.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our New Delhi road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Jodhpur to New Delhi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Noida, Akshardham, Ambience Mall
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Akshardham ©
Akshardham
Rajpath ©
Rajpath
Raj Ghat ©
Raj Ghat

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Leh, India

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.
Get some cultural insight at Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib and Alchi Choskor Monastery. Shanti Stupa and Spituk Monastery will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Hemis Monastery in Hemis (about 1h 5 min away). There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, look for gifts at De Pashmina Emporium, take in the spiritual surroundings of Likir Gompa, and see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Leh trip builder app.

You can fly from New Delhi to Leh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

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