10 days in South India Itinerary

10 days in South India Itinerary

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Start: Patna
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
2
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Kalpetta
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
4
Kovalam
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
5
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
6
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
7
Kodaikanal
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h
End: Patna

1
night
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 27th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake, thenadmire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden, and then take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip builder tool.

Patna to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Patna in October, you will find days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) are little chillier (31°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Ooty (Udhagamandalam) ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): make a trip to Wenlock Downs 9th Mile Shooting Point, contemplate the waterfront views at Pykara Lake, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Pykara Water Falls, and finally examine the collection at Tea Museum. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Government Rose Garden, thenadmire the natural beauty at Thread Garden, and then admire the natural beauty at Sim`s Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) online trip maker.

Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kalpetta.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Sim`s Park, Wenlock Downs 9th Mile Shooting Point
Highlights from your plan
Pykara Lake ©
Pykara Lake
Government Rose Garden ©
Government Rose Garden
Sim`s Park ©
Sim`s Park

1
night
Kalpetta

Kalpetta ©
One of the district's main tourist hubs, Kalpetta offers easy access to a number of man-made and natural attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): make a trip to Thariode, thentake in the awesome beauty at Chembra, and then admire the sheer force of Soochippara Falls (Sentinel Rock Waterfall).

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kalpetta day trip planning site.

You can drive from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Kalpetta in 3.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in October, with highs in Kalpetta at 36°C and lows at 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Kalpetta

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Thariode
Highlights from your plan
Soochippara Falls (Sentinel Rock Waterfall) ©
Chembra ©
Chembra

1
night
Kovalam

Kovalam ©
Famous for the groves of coconut trees from which it takes its name, Kovalam offers a long, white sandy beach on the Arabian Sea.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, thenstroll through Lighthouse Beach, and then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach.

Make your Kovalam itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Kalpetta to Kovalam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to Munnar.

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Highlights from your plan
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach

1
night
Munnar

Munnar ©
Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
On the 1st (Fri), admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Munnar trip planning site.

You can fly from Kovalam to Munnar in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam

1
night
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction and then look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

Before you visit Thekkady, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

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 3rd (Sun): take some stellar pictures from Pillar Rocks, take a peaceful walk through Pine Forest, and then explore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kodaikanal day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Kodaikanal takes 4 hours. In November, daytime highs in Kodaikanal are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest
Pillar Rocks ©
Pillar Rocks

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