12 days in Karnataka Itinerary

12 days in Karnataka Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  5 h
1
Bengaluru
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Halebid
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
4
Udupi
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
5
Murdeshwar
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
6
Gokarna
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: New Delhi

4
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at Basavanagudi and Infant Jesus Shrine. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Commercial Street and St. Mary's Basilica. There's lots more to do: stop by Malleswaram, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dodda Ganapathi Temple, learn about all things military at The Heritage Centre & Aerospace Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Bannerghatta Biological Park.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Bengaluru road trip planner.

New Delhi to Bengaluru is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from New Delhi in March, with highs in Bengaluru at 38°C and lows at 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneyaswamy Temple ©
Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneyaswamy Temple
Commercial Street ©
Commercial Street
Malleswaram ©
Malleswaram

2
nights
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): identify plant and animal life at Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Nandi Temple, and then explore the historical opulence of Mysuru Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, then contemplate the long history of Somnathpura Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Avadhoota Datta Peetham.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Mysuru (Mysore) trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bengaluru in March, you will find days in Mysuru (Mysore) are slightly colder (34°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Halebid.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Mysuru Palace ©
Mysuru Palace
Somnathpura Temple ©
Somnathpura Temple
Avadhoota Datta Peetham ©
Avadhoota Datta Peetham

1
night
Halebid

Halebid ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Shantaleswara Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basadi Halli, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hoysaleswara Temple.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Halebid day trip planning app.

You can drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Halebid in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Udupi.

Things to do in Halebid

Historic Sites
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Hoysaleswara Temple ©
Hoysaleswara Temple
Basadi Halli ©
Basadi Halli
Shantaleswara Temple ©
Shantaleswara Temple

1
night
Udupi

Udupi ©
Though its cuisine has spread throughout the country and beyond, Udupi retains a small-town charm.
On the 23rd (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Kapu Beach, admire the striking features of Venugopal Temple, then identify plant and animal life at End Point, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Krishna Temple.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Udupi holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Halebid to Udupi takes 5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Murdeshwar.

Things to do in Udupi

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Manipal
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End Point ©
End Point
Kapu Beach ©
Kapu Beach
Sri Krishna Temple ©
Sri Krishna Temple

1
night
Murdeshwar

Murdeshwar is a town in Bhatkal Taluk of Uttara Kannada district in the state of Karnataka, India. On the 24th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Murdeshwar Temple and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Murdeshwar trip planner.

You can take a train from Udupi to Murdeshwar in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Gokarna.

Things to do in Murdeshwar

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Murdeshwar Temple
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Murdeshwar Temple ©
Murdeshwar Temple

2
nights
Gokarna

Gokarna ©
The small temple town of Gokarna has changed drastically in recent years.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, then kick back and relax at Om Beach, then kick back and relax at Kudle Beach, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Shiva Cave. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Half Moon Beach.

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You can drive from Murdeshwar to Gokarna in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gokarna

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Half Moon Beach ©
Half Moon Beach
Om Beach ©
Om Beach

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