11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
1
Bengaluru
— 1 night
+2
Fly + taxi + train:  7​h 45​min
2
Rameswaram
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Kanyakumari
— 2 nights
bus + train:  2​h
4
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
5
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Basilica, then get engrossed in the history at NENAPU Museum of Banking, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneyaswamy Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dodda Ganapathi Temple. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Surya Narayana Swamy Temple, then brush up on your military savvy at The Heritage Centre & Aerospace Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Infant Jesus Shrine, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bengaluru trip itinerary maker tool .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Bengaluru. In December, daytime highs in Bengaluru are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Historic Sites Museums
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Dodda Ganapathi Temple ©
Dodda Ganapathi Temple
Infant Jesus Shrine ©
Infant Jesus Shrine

1
night
Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ariyaman Beach, then explore the activities along Villoondi Tirtham, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Kalam National Memorial. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Adam's Bridge.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rameswaram online day trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Bengaluru to Rameswaram takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Rameswaram

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Adam's Bridge ©
Adam's Bridge
Kalam National Memorial ©
Kalam National Memorial
Villoondi Tirtham ©
Villoondi Tirtham

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Nagaraja Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Thanumalayan temple - Sthanumalayan Kovil, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Ransom Church. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Padmanabhapuram Palace, then enjoy the sand and surf at Sothavilai Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhagavathy Amman Temple.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kanyakumari tour itinerary site .

Getting from Rameswaram to Kanyakumari by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Kanyakumari

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Side Trips

Padmanabhapuram Palace, Nagaraja Temple
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Padmanabhapuram Palace ©
Padmanabhapuram Palace
Nagaraja Temple ©
Nagaraja Temple

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nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Vizhinjam Lighthouse and Janardhana Swami Temple. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach and Shri Chitra Art Gallery. Explore Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)'s surroundings by going to Kovalam (Kovalam Beach & Lighthouse Beach) and Varkala Beach (in Varkala Town). There's more to do: stop by Sarwaa and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Mahadeva Temple.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip builder site .

Do a combination of bus and train from Kanyakumari to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Varkala Town, Kovalam
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Vizhinjam Lighthouse ©
Vizhinjam Lighthouse
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach ©
Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach

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Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin) ©
A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
On the 21st (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiva Temple, steep yourself in history at Edappally Church Complex, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chottanikkara Devi Temple. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Vallarpadam Church, explore the world behind art at Kerala Folklore Museum, then take in the exciting artwork at Kashi Art Gallery, and finally explore the galleries of David Hall Gallery & Cafe.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Kochi (Cochin) using our trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kochi (Cochin) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Kochi (Cochin), expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Shiva Temple ©
Shiva Temple
Chottanikkara Devi Temple ©
Chottanikkara Devi Temple
Edappally Church Complex ©
Edappally Church Complex

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