15 days in Karnataka & Palghar District Itinerary

15 days in Karnataka & Palghar District Itinerary

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Mangalore
— 1 day
Drive
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Madikeri
— 1 night
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Mysuru (Mysore)
— 3 nights
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Bengaluru
— 4 nights
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Hampi
— 2 nights
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Drive to Vijayanagar Aerodrome (JSW), Fly to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Drive to Virar
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Virar
— 2 nights
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Palghar
— 2 nights
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Mangalore

— 1 day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Infant Jesus Shrine, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Panambur Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kudroli Gokarnath Temple, and finally make a trip to Shree Durgaparameshwari Nagakannika temple.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Mangalore sightseeing planner.

New Delhi to Mangalore is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from New Delhi in April, expect nights in Mangalore to be a bit warmer, around 29°C, while days are little chillier, around 39°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Madikeri.

Things to do in Mangalore

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Madikeri

— 1 night
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): relax in the rural setting at Mercara Gold Estate Coffee Plantation, admire the natural beauty at Raja's Seat, and then admire the sheer force of Abbi Falls.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Madikeri trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Mangalore to Madikeri by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Madikeri

Parks · Nature

Mysuru (Mysore)

— 3 nights

Cultural Capital of Karnataka

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.
Mysuru (Mysore) is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Mysuru Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Philomena Church, and make a trip to Namdroling Monastery.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Mysuru (Mysore) itinerary maker.

Getting from Madikeri to Mysuru (Mysore) by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Mysuru (Mysore) can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can catch the bus to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

Bengaluru

— 4 nights

Silicon Valley of India

Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Bengaluru is known for parks, historic sites, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, browse the different shops at Orion Mall, take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore, and shop like a local with UB City.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Bengaluru holiday planner.

Traveling by bus from Mysuru (Mysore) to Bengaluru takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in April, expect nights in Bengaluru to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 41°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can fly to Hampi.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping · Wildlife

Hampi

— 2 nights
The temple town of Hampi sits on the site where one of the richest and biggest cities on the planet once stood, with the ruins of the old city protected as a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Elephant Stables, then don't miss a visit to Dasara Dibba, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Enclosure, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vitthala Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Matanga Hill and then steep yourself in history at Group of Monuments at Hampi.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Hampi road trip app.

You can fly from Bengaluru to Hampi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Bengaluru in April since evenings lows in Hampi dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Virar.

Things to do in Hampi

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Virar

— 2 nights
Virar is a city in Maharashtra, India, part of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Takmak Fort, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahavir Dham Jain Tirth, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jivdani Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Tungareshwar Temple, don't miss a visit to Chandika Devi Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lodha Dham.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Virar trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Hampi to Virar with the Route module. Traveling from Hampi in April, Virar is slightly colder at night with lows of 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Palghar.

Things to do in Virar

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Palghar

— 2 nights
Palghar is a town in Konkan division of Maharashtra state and a Municipal Council located about 87 kilometres north off Mumbai. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Shitala devi Mandir, Kelwa and then relax in the rural setting at The Eco Forest by Samarth Krupa Agro Farm. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Kaldurg Fort and then contemplate the waterfront views at Vandri Lake.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Palghar trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Virar to Palghar by car takes about 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Palghar

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Karnataka travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Castles · Gardens
Although most know it for its giant capital, Karnataka encompasses many different land features, from sandy beaches in the coastal east to the wild mountains and thriving farmlands deep in the interior. Home to nearly 9 million people, the city of Bangalore makes a great starting point of a Karnataka tour, packed with temples, churches, shopping malls, and thousands of fast food eateries and restaurants. If you prefer to see the less hectic side of Karnataka, head to Hampi, where you can discover the remains of the once-powerful Vijayanagara Empire scattered across a sprawling World Heritage Site.

Palghar District travel guide

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Beaches · Sacred & Religious Sites · Historic Sites
Palghar District is a district in the state of Maharashtra in Konkan Division. On 1 August 2014, the Maharashtra State government announced the formation of the 36th district of Maharashtra, when a new Palghar District was carved out of the old Thane district. Palghar District starts from Dahanu at the north and ends at Naigaon. It comprises the talukas of Palghar, Vada, Vikramgad, Jawhar, Mokhada, Dahanu, Talasari and Vasai-Virar. At the 2011 Census, the talukas now comprising the district had a population of 2,990,116.Palghar has an urban population of 1,435,210, that is 48% of total population is living in Urbanized Area. The district is bounded by Thane and Nashik Districts on the east and northeast, and by Valsad District of Gujarat state and Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli on the north. The Arabian Sea forms the western boundary, while Vasai-Virar is part of Mumbai Metropolitan Region.

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