14 days in India Itinerary

14 days in India Itinerary

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14 days in India Itinerary

Start: Pune
train:  36​h
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 1 day
Drive:  30​min
2
Kovalam
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
train:  9​h
4
Madurai
— 1 night
train:  3​h
5
Rameswaram
— 1 night
train:  15​h
6
Tirupati
— 2 nights
train:  19​h
7
Kolhapur
— 1 night
train:  8​h 30​min
End: Pune

1
day
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Napier Museum, buy something for everyone on your list at Saphalyam Shopping Complex, then examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) online trip itinerary builder .

Pune to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. May in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Napier Museum ©
Napier Museum

1
night
Kovalam

Kovalam ©
Famous for the groves of coconut trees from which it takes its name, Kovalam offers a long, white sandy beach on the Arabian Sea.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): hunt for treasures at Vizhinjam Fishing Harbour.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kovalam trip planner.

Kovalam is just a short distance from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum). In May in Kovalam, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Kovalam

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Rock cut temple
Highlights from your plan
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Rock cut temple ©
Rock cut temple
Vizhinjam Fishing Harbour ©
Vizhinjam Fishing Harbour

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.
On the 17th (Fri), stroll through Sunset View Point, don't miss a visit to Vivekananda Rock Memorial, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhagavathy Amman Temple, then kick back and relax at Kanyakumari Beach, and finally examine the collection at Kanyakumari Wax Museum.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kanyakumari online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Kovalam to Kanyakumari takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Madurai.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Vivekananda Rock Memorial ©
Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach
Bhagavathy Amman Temple ©
Bhagavathy Amman Temple

1
night
Madurai

Madurai ©
One of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, Madurai sits on the banks of the River Vaigai and serves as a center of Tamil culture.
On the 18th (Sat), examine the collection at Gandhi Memorial Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pazhamudhir Solai, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple, and finally step into the grandiose world of Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Madurai trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Kanyakumari to Madurai in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Madurai, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can take a train to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal ©
Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal
Pazhamudhir Solai ©
Pazhamudhir Solai

1
night
Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Agnitheertham, take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rama Tirtham (Gandamadana), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Dhanushkodi Beach. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanuman Temple, and then take in the views from Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rameswaram trip maker site .

Take a train from Madurai to Rameswaram in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tirupati.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple ©
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple
Dhanushkodi Beach ©
Dhanushkodi Beach
Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge ©
Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge

2
nights
Tirupati

Tirupati ©
Being a major pilgrimage spot at the foot of the Seshachalam hills, Tirupati tourism revolves around Hindu temples and vast nature reserves.
Family-friendly places like Tirumala Temple and Sri Varahaswami Temple will thrill your kids. Popular historic sites such as Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple and Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami Temple are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: get curious at Regional Science Centre, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Govindarajaswami Temple, contemplate the waterfront views at Japali Teertham, and take in the dramatic natural features at Silathoranam.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Tirupati tour builder website .

Traveling by car from Rameswaram to Tirupati takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kolhapur.

Things to do in Tirupati

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tirumala Temple ©
Tirumala Temple
Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple ©
Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple
Sri Varahaswami Temple ©
Sri Varahaswami Temple

1
night
Kolhapur

Kolhapur ©
Though less frequented by international tourists, easily accessible Kolhapur makes a good starting point for regional adventures.
On the 24th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Maharaja's Palace.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kolhapur road trip planning app .

You can drive from Tirupati to Kolhapur in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, subway, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. May in Kolhapur sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Kolhapur

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Siddhagiri Museum ©
Siddhagiri Museum
Mahalaxmi Temple ©
Mahalaxmi Temple

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