11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
train:  30​h
1
Kanyakumari
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
3
Guruvayur
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Wayanad
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
5
Mangalore
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Hyderabad

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Padmanabhapuram Palace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thanumalayan temple - Sthanumalayan Kovil, then pause for some photo ops at Thiruvalluvar Statue, and finally kick back and relax at Kanyakumari Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kanyakumari road trip planner.

Hyderabad to Kanyakumari is an approximately 16.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Hyderabad in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Kanyakumari, with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Padmanabhapuram Palace
Highlights from your plan
Vivekananda Rock Memorial ©
Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach
Thiruvalluvar Statue ©
Thiruvalluvar Statue

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): have fun and explore at Chacha Nehru Children’s Museum and then don't miss a visit to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lighthouse Beach, and finally see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace.

To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) online trip itinerary builder .

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 October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 7th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Guruvayur.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Guruvayur

Guruvayur ©
Guruvayur stands as one of the holiest and most important pilgrimage centers in the state, with its Sri Krishna Temple among the most frequented temples in the country.
On the 8th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Camp Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Narayanamkulangara Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Guruvayur Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Parthasarathy Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paramekavu Bhagavathy Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vadakkunnathan Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triprayar Sri Rama Temple.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Guruvayur trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Guruvayur in 7.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Wayanad.

Things to do in Guruvayur

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Thrissur, Triprayar Sri Rama Temple
Highlights from your plan
Guruvayur Temple ©
Guruvayur Temple
Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram ©
Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram
Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta) ©
Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta)

1
night
Wayanad

Wayanad ©
On the 10th (Thu), experience rural life at Tea Town Kerala - Wayanad and then examine the collection at Wayanad Tea Museum.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Wayanad attractions site .

You can drive from Guruvayur to Wayanad in 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mangalore.

Things to do in Wayanad

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Wayanad Tea Museum ©
Wayanad Tea Museum

2
nights
Mangalore

Mangalore ©
A gateway to the coastal region, Mangalore has long served as a stop-off point on maritime trade routes, and remains a major port city today.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): kick back and relax at Kapu Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Panambur Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kudroli Gokarnath Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kateel Shri Durgaparameshwari Temple, stroll through Tannirbhavi Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kadri Manjunath Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangaladevi Temple.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Mangalore vacation planning site .

Traveling by car from Wayanad to Mangalore takes 6.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Mangalore are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mangalore

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Kapu Beach
Highlights from your plan
Panambur Beach ©
Panambur Beach
Kapu Beach ©
Kapu Beach
Kateel Shri Durgaparameshwari Temple ©

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