10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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Vijayawada
— Few hours
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Srikalahasti
— 1 night
3
Tirupati
— 1 night
4
Mahabalipuram
— 1 night
5
Tiruvannamalai
— 1 night
6
Tiruchirappalli
— 1 night
7
Rameswaram
— 1 night
8
Madurai
— 1 night
9
Kodaikanal
— 1 night
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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night

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Vijayawada

Vijayawada
A commercial hub in the state of Andhra Pradesh, the bustling city of Vijayawada lies on the banks of the Krishna River, surrounded by green hills and quaint villages.
For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Vijayawada trip itinerary planner.

Hyderabad to Vijayawada is an approximately 6-hour car ride. October in Vijayawada sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You will leave for Srikalahasti on the 29th (Thu).

Things to do in Vijayawada

Historic Sites Parks Nature

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Srikalahasti

Srikalahasti ©
On the 30th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sahasra Linga Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Prasanna Varadaraja Swamy Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Kalahasteeswara Swami Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Srikalahasti Temple.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Srikalahasti travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Vijayawada to Srikalahasti in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. In October, daily temperatures in Srikalahasti can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can drive to Tirupati.

Things to do in Srikalahasti

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sri Kalahasteeswara Swami Temple ©
Sri Kalahasteeswara Swami Temple
Prasanna Varadaraja Swamy Temple ©
Prasanna Varadaraja Swamy Temple
Srikalahasti Temple ©
Srikalahasti Temple

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Tirupati

Tirupati ©
Being a major pilgrimage spot at the foot of the Seshachalam hills, Tirupati tourism revolves around Hindu temples and vast nature reserves.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Silathoranam, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Rock Garden.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Tirupati day trip tool.

You can drive from Srikalahasti to Tirupati in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Mahabalipuram.

Things to do in Tirupati

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Rock Garden ©
Rock Garden
Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple ©
Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple
Silathoranam ©
Silathoranam

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Mahabalipuram

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): get to know the resident critters at The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology, thenadmire the striking features of Pancha Rathas, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shore Temple.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Mahabalipuram online tour itinerary builder.

You can drive from Tirupati to Mahabalipuram in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Tiruvannamalai.

Things to do in Mahabalipuram

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Shore Temple ©
Shore Temple
Pancha Rathas ©
Pancha Rathas

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Tiruvannamalai

Tiruvannamalai ©
Tiruvannamalai is a city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. On the 2nd (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Agini Lingam, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Ramana Ashram, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arunachaleshwara Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Girivalam, Arunachaleswarar Temple.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Tiruvannamalai tour itinerary maker site.

Drive from Mahabalipuram to Tiruvannamalai in 3 hours. When traveling from Mahabalipuram in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Tiruvannamalai: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Tiruchirappalli.

Things to do in Tiruvannamalai

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Thiruvannamalai
Highlights from your plan
Girivalam, Arunachaleswarar Temple ©
Girivalam, Arunachaleswarar Temple
Sri Ramana Ashram ©
Sri Ramana Ashram
Arunachaleshwara Temple ©
Arunachaleshwara Temple

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Tiruchirappalli

Tiruchirappalli ©
Located in the center of the state, the ancient city of Tiruchirappalli--or Trichy/Tiruchi as it is more commonly known--remains rich in Tamil culture.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): steep yourself in history at Jambukeswarar Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kaattu Azhagiya Singar Srirangam, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Tiruchirappalli trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Tiruvannamalai to Tiruchirappalli in 3.5 hours. When traveling from Tiruvannamalai in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Tiruchirappalli, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Tiruchirappalli

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple ©
Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple
Jambukeswarar Temple ©
Jambukeswarar Temple
Kaattu Azhagiya Singar Srirangam ©
Kaattu Azhagiya Singar Srirangam

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Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi, thenkick back and relax at Dhanushkodi Beach Point, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Rameswaram journey planning tool.

Traveling by car from Tiruchirappalli to Rameswaram takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Madurai.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple ©
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple
Dhanushkodi Beach Point ©
Dhanushkodi Beach Point
Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi ©
Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi

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Madurai

Madurai ©
One of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, Madurai sits on the banks of the River Vaigai and serves as a center of Tamil culture.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tirupparankunram, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Aayiram Kaal Mandapam.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Madurai visit planner.

You can drive from Rameswaram to Madurai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can drive to Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Aayiram Kaal Mandapam ©
Aayiram Kaal Mandapam
Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple ©
Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple

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Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): go for a walk through Coakers Walk, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Dynasty, and then explore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kodaikanal trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Madurai to Kodaikanal by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. In November, daytime highs in Kodaikanal are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Nature Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Coakers Walk ©
Coakers Walk
Dynasty ©
Dynasty

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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Ooty (Udhagamandalam) ©
Tea gardens and eucalyptus trees scent the air of the fields surrounding Ooty, a popular summer tourism destination up in the hills.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake, admire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Jai's King Star.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip planner.

You can drive from Kodaikanal to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In November in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Government Botanical Garden
Highlights from your plan
Government Botanical Garden ©
Government Botanical Garden
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake

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