11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: Chengalpattu
Drive:  6​h 15​min
1
Madurai
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Courtallam
— 1 night
3
Courtallam
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Tirunelveli
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 45​min
End: Chengalpattu

5
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Andal Renga Mannar Temple (in Srivilliputhur) and Palani Murugan Temple (in Palani). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, examine the collection at Gandhi Memorial Museum, and step into the grandiose world of Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Madurai online day trip planner .

Chengalpattu to Madurai is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. In December, daily temperatures in Madurai can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Courtallam.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Palani Murugan Temple, Andal Renga Mannar Temple
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Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal ©
Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal
Gandhi Memorial Museum
Gandhi Memorial Museum

1
night
Courtallam

Courtallam
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Courtallam Falls.

For where to stay and more tourist information, read Courtallam online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Madurai to Courtallam in 4 hours. December in Courtallam sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Courtallam.

Things to do in Courtallam

Nature Parks

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Courtallam

Courtallam ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Main Falls ( Peraruvi ) Courtallam, don't miss a visit to Thiru Kutrala Natha Swamy Temple, then take in the dramatic scenery at Five Falls Courtallam, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Courtallam.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Courtallam online tour planner .

Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tirunelveli.

Things to do in Courtallam

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Courtallam
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Courtallam ©
Courtallam

1
night
Tirunelveli

Tirunelveli ©
Tirunelveli ), also known as Nellai and historically descended in the form of a hedge and roof to save the paddy crop of a devotee. On the 30th (Mon), admire the engineering at Manimuthar And Papanasam Dams and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kanthimathi-Nellaiyapper Temple.

To find maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Tirunelveli online day trip planner .

Getting from Courtallam to Tirunelveli by car takes about 2 hours. December in Tirunelveli sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Tirunelveli

Historic Sites Parks
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Kanthimathi-Nellaiyapper Temple ©
Kanthimathi-Nellaiyapper Temple

1
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 31st (Tue), take some stellar pictures from Sunset View Point, appreciate the history behind Thiruvalluvar Statue, then don't miss a visit to Vivekananda Rock Memorial, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Kanyakumari Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kanyakumari attractions planning tool .

You can drive from Tirunelveli to Kanyakumari in 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Kanyakumari can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Vivekananda Rock Memorial ©
Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Thiruvalluvar Statue ©
Thiruvalluvar Statue
Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach

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