16 days in India & Maldives Itinerary

16 days in India & Maldives Itinerary

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Start: Brisbane, Australia
Fly + Drive:  28 h
1
Shirdi, India
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  18 h
2
Male, Maldives
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  12 h
3
Vadodara, India
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
4
New Delhi, India
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Agra, India
— 3 nights
Fly:  20 h 45 min
End: Brisbane, Australia


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Shirdi, India

Shirdi ©
The small town of Shirdi remains a popular pilgrimage destination, best known as the place where Sai Baba, a 19th-century spiritual guru, lived his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Baba's Chavadi and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gyan Thirth, Shri Parshvanath Digambar Jain Mandir.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Shirdi trip itinerary maker app.

Brisbane, Australia to Shirdi is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Brisbane to Shirdi, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. On the 19th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Male.

Things to do in Shirdi

Historic Sites
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Male, Maldives

Male ©
The tiny but densely populated city of Male represents a contrast to the laid-back beach resorts found in much of the rest of the Maldives.
Male is known for shopping, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, kick back and relax at Artificial Beach, head off the coast to Hulhumale, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Grand Friday Mosque.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Male trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Shirdi to Male with the Route module. Traveling from Shirdi to Male, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Vadodara.

Things to do in Male

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hulhumale Beach, Hulhumale
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Artificial Beach ©
Artificial Beach
Spas & Wellness
National Museum ©
National Museum

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Vadodara, India

Vadodara ©
Tourism in Vadodara, the cultural capital of Gujarat, thrives on four major palace complexes, great regional dance performances, gardens and galleries, and a number of museums offering a wide variety of events, activities, and things to see.
Vadodara is known for historic sites, parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Lukshmi Vilas Palace, see the interesting displays at Maharaja Fatesingh Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at EME Temple, and don't miss a visit to Alkapuri Haveli.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Vadodara trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Male to Vadodara with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Male to Vadodara is 0.5 hours. On the 28th (Mon), you'll travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Vadodara

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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EME Temple ©
EME Temple
Lukshmi Vilas Palace ©
Lukshmi Vilas Palace
Sayaji Baug ©
Sayaji Baug

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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan) and then step into the grandiose world of Red Fort.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Vadodara to New Delhi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daytime highs in New Delhi are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites
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Red Fort ©
Red Fort
Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan) ©
Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan)

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Agra, India

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Go for a jaunt from Agra to Bharatpur to see Keoladeo National Park about 1h 20 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, make a trip to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, and tour in style with a train tour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Agra trip planning site.

Getting from New Delhi to Agra by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours Nature

Side Trip

Keoladeo National Park
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

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