3 days in South India Itinerary

3 days in South India Itinerary

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3 days in South India Itinerary

London
Fly:  18​h 15​min
Mahabalipuram
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h 15​min
Bengaluru
— Few hours
Fly:  11​h 45​min
London

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Mahabalipuram

Once an important sea port city in the ancient Pallava kingdom, Mahabalipuram today draws in visitors with UNESCO-listed monuments and temples carved out of rock during the 7th and 8th centuries CE.
On the 14th (Mon), make a trip to Krishna's Butter Ball, then don't miss a visit to Arjuna's Penance, then explore the ancient world of Sea Shore Temple, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Pancha Rathas.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Mahabalipuram trip planner.

London, UK to Mahabalipuram is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Mahabalipuram is 5 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from London in August: high temperatures in Mahabalipuram hover around 40°C and lows are around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Bengaluru.

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Sea Shore Temple
Pancha Rathas
Arjuna's Penance

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Bengaluru

Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): admire the striking features of Vidhana Soudha and Attara Kacheri and then take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, use the Bengaluru travel itinerary creator.

Getting from Mahabalipuram to Bengaluru by combination of taxi and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Mahabalipuram in August, things will get slightly colder in Bengaluru: highs are around 35°C and lows about 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bengaluru

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Lalbagh Botanical Garden
Vidhana Soudha and Attara Kacheri

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