14 days in India Itinerary

14 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Chandigarh
Fly + Drive:  10 h
1
Kovalam
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Train:  7 h
4
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
5
Alappuzha
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h 45 min
6
Munnar
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Foot:  7 h 15 min
7
Chandigarh
— 1 night
Foot + Fly:  2 h 45 min
8
Mumbai
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h
9
Goa
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h
End: Mumbai

1
night
Kovalam

Kovalam ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Covelong Catholic Church and then enjoy the sand and surf at Covelong Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kovalam road trip planner.

Chandigarh to Kovalam is an approximately 10- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Chandigarh in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Kovalam: highs are around 34°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Covelong
Highlights from your plan
Covelong Beach ©
Covelong Beach

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 5th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Mysuru Palace, then get to know the resident critters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Mysuru (Mysore) trip maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kovalam to Mysuru (Mysore). Traveling from Kovalam in December, expect Mysuru (Mysore) to be a bit cooler, temps between 30°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens
Mysuru Palace ©
Mysuru Palace
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak, and then admire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Mysuru (Mysore) to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In December in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Government Botanical Garden
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Government Botanical Garden ©
Government Botanical Garden
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake

1
night
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 7th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thanumalayan temple - Sthanumalayan Kovil.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kanyakumari trip planning site.

Getting from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Kanyakumari by combination of flight and train takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in December: high temperatures in Kanyakumari hover around 36°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach
Vivekananda Rock Memorial ©
Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Thanumalayan temple - Sthanumalayan Kovil ©
Thanumalayan temple - Sthanumalayan Kovil

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.
On the 9th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and then enjoy the sand and surf at Marari Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Pulickattil Handicrafts and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Alappuzha Beach.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Alappuzha journey maker app.

You can drive from Kanyakumari to Alappuzha in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to catch the bus to Munnar.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, Marari Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary ©
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Tea Museum, then see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, then take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens, and finally admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Munnar trip planner.

Take a bus from Alappuzha to Munnar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. December in Munnar sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

1
night
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kansa Devi Temple.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Chandigarh travel planning tool.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Munnar to Chandigarh in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Munnar in December: high temperatures in Chandigarh hover around 25°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kansa Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
Kansa Devi Temple ©
Kansa Devi Temple

1
night
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Siddhivinayak and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Juhu Beach, snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link, then enjoy the sand and surf at Chowpatty Beach, and finally steep yourself in history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Mumbai trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Chandigarh to Mumbai takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. When traveling from Chandigarh in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Mumbai, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Goa.

Things to do in Mumbai

Beaches Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Chowpatty Beach ©
Chowpatty Beach
Juhu Beach ©
Juhu Beach
Food Tours

2
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
On the 15th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Animal Shelter Agonda and then kick back and relax at Agonda Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): have some family-friendly fun at Milsim Goa Paintball and then stroll through Palolem Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Goa trip itinerary planning website.

Fly from Mumbai to Goa in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Mumbai in December, plan for a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Goa: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Goa

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Palolem Beach ©
Palolem Beach
Milsim Goa Paintball ©
Milsim Goa Paintball

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