11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + taxi:  6​h
1
Kodaikanal
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
2
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Kalpetta
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h 30​min
4
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Madikeri
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Pune

1
night
Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
On the 25th (Mon), look for gifts at The Cocoa Bean and then explore the ancient world of Dolmen Circle.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Kodaikanal online visit planner .

Pune to Kodaikanal is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in November, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest
Dolmen Circle ©
Dolmen Circle

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 27th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, and then take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake, then admire the natural beauty at Thread Garden, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Pykara Lake.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) route maker site .

Getting from Kodaikanal to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. In November, daytime highs in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Kalpetta.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Thread Garden
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Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake

3
nights
Kalpetta

Kalpetta ©
One of the district's main tourist hubs, Kalpetta offers easy access to a number of man-made and natural attractions.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kalpetta: Valliyoorkavu Bhagavathi Temple (in Mananthavady), Banasurasagar Dam (in Vythiri) and Sree Maha Ganapathy Temple (in Sultan Bathery). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Edakkal Caves, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Banasura Hill, make a trip to Thariode, and explore the activities along Pookot Lake.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Kalpetta tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Kalpetta by car takes about 3.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Kalpetta can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can catcht the bus to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Kalpetta

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vythiri, Sree Maha Ganapathy Temple, Valliyoorkavu Bhagavathi Temple
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Edakkal Caves ©
Edakkal Caves
Chembra ©
Chembra
Banasurasagar Dam ©
Banasurasagar Dam

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 2nd (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas), then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Nandi Temple. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Namdroling Monastery and then admire the local landmark of Brindavan Garden.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Mysuru (Mysore) road trip tool .

Traveling by bus from Kalpetta to Mysuru (Mysore) takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In December, Mysuru (Mysore) is little chillier than Kalpetta - with highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Madikeri.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden

2
nights
Madikeri

Madikeri ©
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Dubare Elephant Camp and then admire the natural beauty at Raja's Seat. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Mandalpatti and then take in the dramatic scenery at Abbi Falls.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Madikeri online road trip planner .

Getting from Mysuru (Mysore) to Madikeri by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madikeri

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Dubare Elephant Camp
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Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls
Dubare Elephant Camp ©
Dubare Elephant Camp
Raja's Seat ©
Raja's Seat

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