Route Map


Itinerary Highlights


Manila, Philippines

Thailand — Ayutthaya & Bangkok

Leg 1 — Northeast India

Day 1 to 2 — Kolkata — The Maidan, Sudder Street, Barabazar & BBD Bagh

Day 3 — Bodhgaya — Mahabodhi Temple

Day 4 to 7 — Varanasi — Ganges River, Varanasi City Tour, Ramnagar & Sarnath

Leg 2 — Madhya Pradesh

Day 8 to 9 — Khajuraho — Shiv Sagar Lake & Khajuraho Temples

Day 9 to 11 — Orchha & Gwalior — Orchha Fortress & Temples, Gwalior Fort

Leg 3 — Rajasthan

Day 12 — Chittorgarh — Chittorgarh Fort

Day 13 to 14 — Udaipur — Lake Pichola & Udaipur City Palace Museum

Day 15 — Ranakpur — Jain Temple

Day 16 to 17 — Jodhpur — Blue City & Mehrangarh Fortress

Day 18 to 20 — Jaisalmer — Thar Desert Safari, Jaisalmer Fort & Old City

Day 21 to 22 — Jaipur — Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Hawa Mahal & Jaipur City Center

Leg 4 — Agra & Delhi

Day 23 to 25 — Agra — Tag Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri & Agra Fort

Day 26 to 28 — Delhi — Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, Red Fort, Humayun’s Tomb & India Gate


Nepal — Kathmandu, Pokhara & Annapurna


Manila, Philippines

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This trip is part of Marcos’ 3 Months in South & Southeast Asia & 2013 Detours series.

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