11 days in Karnataka Itinerary

11 days in Karnataka Itinerary

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11 days in Karnataka Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Bhagamandala
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Mangalore
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Gokarna
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Bhatkal
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h
End: Goa


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1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then look for all kinds of wild species at Sangam. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Karanji Lake and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Avadhoota Datta Peetham.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary builder site .

Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. December in Mysuru (Mysore) sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bhagamandala.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Sangam
Highlights from your plan
Karanji Lake ©
Karanji Lake
Avadhoota Datta Peetham ©
Avadhoota Datta Peetham
Spas

2
nights
Bhagamandala

Bhagamandala ©
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in the pleasant sights at Talakaveri Temple, then explore the activities along Talakaveri, then explore the activities along Triveni Sangama, and finally make a trip to Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bhagamandala trip itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Bhagamandala in 3.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in December: high temperatures in Bhagamandala hover around 38°C and lows are around 25°C. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll travel to Mangalore.

Things to do in Bhagamandala

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Talakaveri Temple
Highlights from your plan
Talakaveri ©
Talakaveri
Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple ©
Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple
Talakaveri Temple ©
Talakaveri Temple

3
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 24th (Tue): kick back and relax at Mangalore Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sasihithlu Beach, and then enjoy the sea views from NITK Lighthouse. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kudupu Sri Ananthapadmanabha Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Yogishwar Mutt, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Sharavu Mahaganapathi Temple, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Milagres Church.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Mangalore travel tool .

You can drive from Bhagamandala to Mangalore in 4 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Mangalore can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Gokarna.

Things to do in Mangalore

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Milagres Church ©
Milagres Church
Shree Sharavu Mahaganapathi Temple ©
NITK Lighthouse ©
NITK Lighthouse

1
night
Gokarna

Gokarna ©
The small temple town of Gokarna has changed drastically in recent years.
On the 26th (Thu), stroll through Nirvana Beach and then stroll through Paradise Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Belekan beach, explore the fascinating underground world of Shiva Cave, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kudle Beach.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Gokarna online trip planner .

Drive from Mangalore to Gokarna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bhatkal.

Things to do in Gokarna

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Nirvana Beach
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Kudle Beach ©
Kudle Beach
Shiva Cave ©
Shiva Cave

3
nights
Bhatkal

Bhatkal ©
Bhatkal, also known as 'Batecala' in some historical Portuguese texts, is a port town in the Uttara Kannada District of the South Indian state of Karnataka. On the 28th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Someshwara Beach and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Sigandur Chowdeshwari Temple. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Saraswati Mantap and then identify plant and animal life at Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bhatkal online holiday maker .

You can drive from Gokarna to Bhatkal in 2.5 hours. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bhatkal

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kollur, Someshwara Beach, Sri Sigandur Chowdeshwari Temple
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Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary
Sri Sigandur Chowdeshwari Temple ©
Sri Sigandur Chowdeshwari Temple

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