10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
1
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
2
Tirumala
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Mahabalipuram
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Pondicherry
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
5
Rameswaram
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
6
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

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nights
New Delhi

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.
On the 13th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Vintage Camera Museum by APPOINTMENT ONLY, don't miss a visit to Sai Ka Angan Temple, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sai Baba Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Mon): make a trip to Jhandewalan Temple and then take a stroll through Karol Bagh.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the New Delhi trip builder site .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to New Delhi. 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 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Tirumala.

Things to do in New Delhi

Neighborhoods Spas Museums

Side Trip

Gurugram (Gurgaon)
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Karol Bagh ©
Karol Bagh
Spas
Sai Ka Angan Temple ©
Sai Ka Angan Temple

1
night
Tirumala

Tirumala ©
On the 15th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Vekateswara Swamy Temple.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Tirumala travel planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from New Delhi to Tirumala. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Mahabalipuram.

Things to do in Tirumala

Historic Sites
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Sri Vekateswara Swamy Temple ©
Sri Vekateswara Swamy Temple

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): kick back and relax at Covelong Beach, explore the ancient world of Raya Gopura, pause for some photo ops at Descent Of The Ganges, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Varaha Cave Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganesh Ratha Temple, and finally examine the collection at India Seashell Museum.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Mahabalipuram trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram in 5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Mahabalipuram are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Pondicherry.

Things to do in Mahabalipuram

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Covelong Beach
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Descent Of The Ganges ©
Descent Of The Ganges
Covelong Beach ©
Covelong Beach
India Seashell Museum ©
India Seashell Museum

1
night
Pondicherry

South Indian spiritualism meets French chic in Pondicherry, an interesting, unusual, and international destination on the Bay of Bengal.
On the 17th (Thu), get the lay of the land with Walking tours and then look for all kinds of wild species at Sadhana Forest.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Pondicherry journey builder website .

You can drive from Mahabalipuram to Pondicherry in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Pondicherry

Tours Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Sadhana Forest
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Walking tours
Sadhana Forest ©
Sadhana Forest

2
nights
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 18th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Villoondi Tirtham, stroll through Ariyaman Beach, then don't miss a visit to Burial Place of APJ Abdul Kalam, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Kalam National Memorial, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nambunayaki amman temple.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rameswaram visit planner.

Drive from Pondicherry to Rameswaram in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. On the 19th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Villoondi Tirtham ©
Villoondi Tirtham
Kalam National Memorial ©
Kalam National Memorial
Burial Place of APJ Abdul Kalam ©
Burial Place of APJ Abdul Kalam

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night
Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari ©
Located at the most southerly point of mainland India, Kanyakumari has long attracted pilgrims and those keen to see the end of the road.
On the 20th (Sun), make a trip to Adi Keshava Perumal Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Xavier Church, then kick back and relax at Sothavilai Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Sanguthurai Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kanyakumari tour itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Rameswaram to Kanyakumari takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Kanyakumari can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Sanguthurai Beach ©
Sanguthurai Beach
Adi Keshava Perumal Temple ©
Adi Keshava Perumal Temple

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