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From the jagged peaks of the Himalayas to the ornate domed palaces of New Delhi, India has captivated travelers for centuries. Although it might be challenging to decide what sights to see in just a short amount of time, 10 days in India can still give you a great overview of the country. Whether you’re exploring the vibrant urban cities, boating in the glistening lakes, or venturing on a jungle safari, you can find the right itinerary for your 10 days tour in India!
|Day 1||Touch down in Jaipur and take a tour of the city|
|Day 2||Head to Amber Fort and Jal Mahal for sightseeing|
|Day 3||Tour of Bikaner Rao Bikaji and Karni Mata Temple|
|Day 4||Arrive in Jaisalmer, go camel riding in the afternoon|
|Day 5||Sighseeing tour of Jaisalmer|
|Day 6||Head to Jodhpur, enjoy a city tour|
|Day 7||Transfer to Udaipur, evening at your own leisure|
|Day 8||Tour of Udaipur, evening boat ride on Lake Pichola|
|Day 9||Head to your next destination|
Marvel at the pristine lakes, rugged dunes, and royal palaces of Rajasthan during 9 days in India . Your tour starts in the royal capital of Jaipur, where you’ll explore the city’s historic architecture. Then, head to Bikaner and Jaisalmer for a ride and first-hand encounter with desert camels. Finally, make your way to Udaipur, also known as “the city of lakes.” You’ll spend the next few days boating through the romantic fairy-tale lakes before heading back home. See tour.
|Day 1||Arrive in Kochi, evening at your leisure|
|Day 2||Day tour of Kochi|
|Day 3||Drive to Munnar, enjoy Kalaripayattu show|
|Day 4||Munnar tea plantation and village tour|
|Day 5||Head to Periyar, enjoy the breathtaking scenes|
|Day 6||Half-day tour of Periyar National Park, evening Kathakali show|
|Day 7||Transfer to Kollam|
|Day 8||Visit Varkala Beach, take a boat ride through mangroves in Paravur Lake|
|Day 9||Go to Alleppey (Alappuzha), board a private houseboat cruise for overnight in Vembanad Lake|
|Day 10||Head to your next destination|
This 10-day itinerary takes you through the majestic region of Kerala, one of India’s most stunning states. After spending a few days in Kochi, you’ll head south to the rolling hills of Munnar to visit the famous emerald-green tea plantations. From Munnar, you’ll drive to Periyar to explore the lush jungles and wildlife reserves, where you can see elephants and tigers. You’ll then make your way to Kollam and Alleppey, two of India’s most dramatic lake towns. Explore the diverse, natural wonders of Kerala on this 10-day India tour! See tour.
|Day 1||Enjoy a free afternoon in Delhi|
|Day 2||Drive to Shimla, enjoy the scenic views of the Himalayas and lush hills|
|Day 3||Visit Kufri, afternoon sightseeing tour of Shimla|
|Day 4||Free afternoon in Manali|
|Day 5||Day trip to Rohtang Pass|
|Day 6||Head to Dharamshala|
|Day 7||Sightseeing tour of Dharamshala, museum and monastery visit|
|Day 8||Transfer to Amritsar|
|Day 9||Sightseeing tour of Amritsar|
|Day 10||Bid goodbye to Amritsar|
Embark on one of the most fascinating and rewarding tours of India by visiting the regions of Himachal and Amristar. Starting in Delhi, you’ll drive to Shimla, situated on the foothills of the Himalayas. After, head through the Kullu Valley to Manali, one of India’s most popular resort towns. From Manali, you’ll visit the Dalai Lama’s home of Dharamshala, before ending your trip in Amristar. The spiritual city of Amristar is considered the center of Sikhism and is known for it’s holy Golden Temple shrine. Don’t miss the eye-opening towns and attractions on this fantastic India trip. See tour.
|Day 1||Arrive in Delhi and explore on your own|
|Day 2||Discover Delhi on a city tour before traveling to Jaipur|
|Day 3||Witness the highlights of Jaipur|
|Day 4||Drive to Agra and visit the Agra Fort|
|Day 5||Visit Taj Mahal and take the train to Khajuraho|
|Day 6||See Khajuraho’s ancient temples and erotic sculptures|
|Day 7||Drive to Varanasi and see the Ganges|
|Day 8||Explore the Buddhist city of Sarnath|
|Day 9||Fly from Varanasi to Delhi|
|Day 10||End your tour in Delhi|
Parts of northern and central India are rich in culture, tradition and packed with amazing architecture. On this ten-day tour you will trace thousands of years of history and experience many cultural and architectural highlights. Visit ancient ruins and world heritage sites and tour magnificent cities like Jaipur and Agra. See the Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world, and take a magical evening trip down the River Ganges. Encounter some of the lesser-known jewels of India like Orchha, a city dotted with Rajput-era temples and palaces, and Khajuraho, home to some of the masterpieces of Indian sculpture. See tour.
|Day 1||Sightseeing tour of Delhi before heading to Jaipur|
|Day 2||Enjoy the offerings of Jaipur|
|Day 3||Drive to Jodhpur, afternoon at leisure|
|Day 4||Sightseeing tour of Jodhpur, lunch and dinner in Rohet Garh|
|Day 5||Head to Sardargarh, cultural activities and dinner at Sardargarh Fort|
|Day 6||Free afternoon in Udaipur|
|Day 7||Sightseeing tour of Udaipur, boat ride on Lake Pichola|
|Day 8||Drive to Pushkar, free afternoon|
|Day 9||Enjoy the many sites in Pushkar, drive to Ranthambore National Park|
|Day 10||Safari in Ranthambore National Park|
|Day 11||Visit the Taj Mahal, head to your next destination|
This all-encompassing 11-day India tour gives you a taste of the country’s most famous sights and attractions. Visit Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur and Sardargarh, four culturally significant cities in northern India. After, you’ll visit Udaipur, appropriately nicknamed the “city of sunrise.” Here, you’ll visit lush gardens, ornate palaces, and even have the chance to cruise through the beautiful Lake Pichola. You’ll end your visit with an early morning wildlife safari of Ranthambore National Park. See tour.
If you think a trip to India is not possible in 10 days, think again. Check out 10-day tours in India for more options. For more information go through our how many days to spend in India guide. Inspired yet? You can also get in touch with our Travel Experts in India to design your own custom itinerary if the ones above aren't perfect for you.
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