10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly + Taxi:  9 h 15 min
1
Kodaikanal
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
2
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Madikeri
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

1
night
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 18th (Sun): examine the collection at Shenbaganur Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kuzhanthai Velappar Temple, then explore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake, then browse for treasures at Dynasty, and finally go for a walk through Coakers Walk.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kodaikanal travel itinerary planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Kodaikanal is an approximately 9.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and taxi; or drive. In October in Kodaikanal, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Nature Parks Museums
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Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Coakers Walk ©
Coakers Walk
Dynasty ©
Dynasty

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): stop by Green Shop, Ooty, then admire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden, then admire the natural beauty at Government Rose Garden, and finally explore the activities along Ooty Lake. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Pykara Lake, admire the verdant scenery at Mukurthi Dam, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kodaikanal to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) is a bit cooler than Kodaikanal - with highs of 31°C and lows of 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Madikeri.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Government Botanical Garden
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Government Botanical Garden ©
Government Botanical Garden
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Pykara Lake ©
Pykara Lake

2
nights
Madikeri

Madikeri ©
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Raja's Seat, admire the sheer force of Devaragundi Falls, and then admire the sheer force of Abbi Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): take in the architecture and design of Sera Jey Monastic University and then look for all kinds of wild species at Dubare Elephant Camp.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Madikeri holiday planner.

Drive from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Madikeri in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Madikeri

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Kodagu (Coorg), Sera Jey Monastic University
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Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls
Raja's Seat ©
Raja's Seat
Sera Jey Monastic University ©
Sera Jey Monastic University

2
nights
Mysuru (Mysore)

Mysuru (Mysore) ©
A historic and culturally distinctive city, Mysuru (Mysore) has all the stories, artworks, and architecture you'd hope to find in the former capital city of a rich kingdom.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, then explore the historical opulence of Mysuru Palace, and then look for gifts at Adil & Azam. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Nandi Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, then see the interesting displays at Sea Shell Museum, then admire the local landmark of Brindavan Garden, and finally meet the residents at Planet Earth Aquarium.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Mysuru (Mysore) route planner.

You can drive from Madikeri to Mysuru (Mysore) in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Mysuru (Mysore) are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mysuru Palace ©
Mysuru Palace
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens

2
nights
Bengaluru

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 25th (Sun): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, get a taste of the local shopping with UB City, then take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gangamma Devi Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Cubbon Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Kanyakaparameshwari Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple Bangalore, and finally browse the different shops at Orion Mall.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bengaluru trip planner.

You can drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Bengaluru in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Bengaluru, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Shopping Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lalbagh Botanical Garden ©
Lalbagh Botanical Garden
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
UB City ©
UB City

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