11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: Chennai
1
Chennai
— 1 day
Fly + Taxi:  5​h
2
Madikeri
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Talacauvery
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
4
Vagamon
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
5
Alappuzha
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
Thekkady
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Munnar
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Chennai

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day
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapaleeshwarar Temple, kick back and relax at Besant Nagar Beach, then kick back and relax at Marina Beach, and finally wander the streets of Fort St. George.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Chennai trip planner .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Chennai. In October, daytime highs in Chennai are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Madikeri.

Things to do in Chennai

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
Besant Nagar Beach ©
Besant Nagar Beach
Fort St. George ©
Fort St. George

1
night
Madikeri

Madikeri ©
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. On the 17th (Thu), head outdoors with Mandalpatti, then take in nature's colorful creations at Raja's Seat, and then admire the sheer force of Abbi Falls.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Madikeri trip itinerary website .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Chennai to Madikeri in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to Talacauvery.

Things to do in Madikeri

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls
Mandalpatti ©
Mandalpatti
Raja's Seat ©
Raja's Seat

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Talacauvery

Talacauvery ©
On the 18th (Fri), make a trip to Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple, then go for a walk through Talakaveri Temple, and then explore the activities along Talakaveri.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Talacauvery road trip planner.

You can drive from Madikeri to Talacauvery in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Vagamon.

Things to do in Talacauvery

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Bhagamandala
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Talakaveri ©
Talakaveri
Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple ©
Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple
Talakaveri Temple ©
Talakaveri Temple

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Vagamon

Vagamon ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): make a trip to Vagamon Pine Forest, take in the awesome beauty at Barren Hills, and then explore the activities along Vagamon Lake.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Vagamon trip planning tool .

You can drive from Talacauvery to Vagamon in 12.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Talacauvery in October, expect Vagamon to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Vagamon

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Barren Hills ©
Barren Hills
Vagamon Lake ©
Vagamon Lake
Vagamon Pine Forest ©
Vagamon Pine Forest

1
night
Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temple, Alleppey, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Alappuzha Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Marari Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Alappuzha vacation maker website .

You can drive from Vagamon to Alappuzha in 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Alappuzha can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
On the 21st (Mon), take some stellar pictures from Chellarcovil View Point, then get outside with Persian Paradise Elephant Ride, then look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): look for gifts at Tropical Chocolate Factory and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Periyar National Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Thekkady trip planner .

Drive from Alappuzha to Thekkady in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Munnar.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar National Park ©
Periyar National Park
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

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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.
Munnar is known for parks, nature, museums, nightlife, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park, admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens.

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You can drive from Thekkady to Munnar in 3 hours. In October in Munnar, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Spas
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Spas

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