17 days in Paris & India Itinerary

17 days in Paris & India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 4 nights
2
Jaipur, India
— 3 nights
3
Agra, India
— 2 nights
4
Kovalam, India
— 1 night
5
Thekkady, India
— 1 night
6
Mararikulam, India
— 1 night

4
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Shop till you drop at Champs-Elysees and Le Marais. Louvre Museum and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Paris, make a side trip to see Le Bois des Aigles in Balines, approximately Balines away. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, visit Île de la Cité, explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs, and take a stroll through Montmartre.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Paris route maker website.

Montevideo, Uruguay to Paris is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Traveling from Montevideo to Paris, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Montevideo in January, with highs in Paris at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Le Bois des Aigles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

3
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.
Popular historic sites such as Amber Palace and Nahargarh Fort are in your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Elefriend and EleSafari. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to City Palace of Jaipur, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, steep yourself in history at Jaigarh Fort, and look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Joy.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Jaipur road trip planning tool.

Getting from Paris to Jaipur by flight takes about 14 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from Paris to Jaipur. Traveling from Paris in January, you will find days in Jaipur are warmer (°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

2
nights
Agra, India

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort and then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Mughal Carpet, examine the collection at Spiritual Museum, stop by Unique Handicrafts, thenlook for gifts at Taj Gallery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dayal Bagh.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Agra travel route planning app.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Jaipur in January, expect nights in Agra to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Taj Gallery ©
Taj Gallery

1
night
Kovalam, India

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.
On the 19th (Sat), examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, thenstop by Keralashopee, thenkick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Napier Museum, stop by Sarwaa, thenstop by Silkyway, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kovalam online visit planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Agra to Kovalam in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Agra in January, expect Kovalam to be warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace

1
night
Thekkady, India

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, contemplate the long history of Shiny Tours & Travals, thenstop by Kerala Crafts, and finally look for gifts at Green Land Spice Garden.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Thekkady trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Kovalam to Thekkady in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to Mararikulam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Shopping Parks Wildlife
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Kerala Crafts ©
Kerala Crafts
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
Green Land Spice Garden ©
Green Land Spice Garden

1
night
Mararikulam, India

Mararikulam ©
If you're looking for soft sand and warm water, plan a vacation in Mararikulam.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mararikulam Sree Mahadeva Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Mararikulam Beach, and then stroll through Marari Beach.

To find out how to plan a trip to Mararikulam, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Mararikulam takes 4 hours. In January in Mararikulam, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mararikulam

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Mararikulam Sree Mahadeva Temple
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Mararikulam Beach ©
Mararikulam Beach
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Mararikulam Sree Mahadeva Temple ©
Mararikulam Sree Mahadeva Temple

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