11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: Visakhapatnam
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  6​h 45​min
1
Alappuzha
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
2
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Kodaikanal
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Munnar
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Visakhapatnam

2
nights
Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
Family-friendly places like Marari Beach and Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Alappuzha Beach, explore the activities along Alleppey Backwaters, enjoy the sand and surf at Mararikulam Beach, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Alappuzha trip builder tool .

Visakhapatnam to Alappuzha is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. May in Alappuzha sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Alappuzha

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Mararikulam
Highlights from your plan
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

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 17th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Garden, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, and then take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): explore the activities along Ooty Lake, take some stellar pictures from Shooting Point, and then explore the activities along Pykara Lake.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) online trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Alappuzha to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. In May in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can drive to Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake
Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak

2
nights
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 19th (Sun): take some stellar pictures from Pillar Rocks, then delve into the lush surroundings at Pine Forest, then contemplate the waterfront views at Kodaikanal Lake, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kuzhanthai Velappar temple. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kurinji Andavar Temple, go for a walk through Coakers Walk, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bryant Park, and finally look for gifts at Shalimar Weaves.

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Drive from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Kodaikanal in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In May, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Parks Nature Shopping
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Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest
Pillar Rocks ©
Pillar Rocks

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): appreciate the views at Chinnakanel Water Falls, then examine the collection at Tea Museum, and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour. Keep things going the next day: admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, then take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens, then take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, and finally stroll through Blossom Hydel Park.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Munnar trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Kodaikanal to Munnar takes 4 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Munnar can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Outdoors Tours
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Chinnakanel Water Falls ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls
Climbing Tours

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