15 days in Karnataka Itinerary

15 days in Karnataka Itinerary

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15 days in Karnataka Itinerary

Start: Indore
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Srirangapatna
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Kodagu (Coorg)
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Chikmagalur
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Udupi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Gokarna
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
7
Badami
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Indore

2
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 historical perspective at ISKCON Temple Bangalore and Surayanarayana Temple. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Bannerghatta National Park, get curious at Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, and get in on the family fun at Wonderla Amusement Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bengaluru day trip site .

Indore to Bengaluru is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Indore in April, expect nights in Bengaluru to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are slightly colder, around 41°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Srirangapatna.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Theme Parks Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Wonderla Amusement Park ©
Wonderla Amusement Park
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Bannerghatta National Park ©
Bannerghatta National Park

3
nights
Srirangapatna

Srirangapatna ©
Step out of the city life by going to Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens and Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary. Get some historical perspective at Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) and Sri Chamundeshwari Temple. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Srirangapatna: Mysuru (Mysore) (Srikanteshwara Temple Mysuru , Avadhoota Datta Peetham, & more).

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Srirangapatna trip planner .

You can drive from Bengaluru to Srirangapatna in 3 hours. When traveling from Bengaluru in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Srirangapatna: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Kodagu (Coorg).

Things to do in Srirangapatna

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Mysuru (Mysore), Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©

2
nights
Kodagu (Coorg)

Kodagu (Coorg) ©
The hill station of Kodagu consists of a number of small towns amid a vast landscape of forested hills, rocky outcrops, and waterfalls.
On the 12th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Abbi Falls, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Golden Temple - Namdroling Monastery, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Namdroling Monastery. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at Raja's Seat and then look for all kinds of wild species at Dubare Elephant Camp.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Kodagu (Coorg) trip site .

Traveling by car from Srirangapatna to Kodagu (Coorg) takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Chikmagalur.

Things to do in Kodagu (Coorg)

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Namdroling Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Dubare Elephant Camp ©
Dubare Elephant Camp
Namdroling Monastery ©
Namdroling Monastery
Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls

2
nights
Chikmagalur

Chikmagalur ©
Located at the foot of the highest mountain range in the state, the city of Chikamagalur features a number of natural and man-made attractions of rich variety.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Chennakesava Temple, make a trip to Chennakesava Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hoysaleswara Temple, and finally take a stroll through Belavadi. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kodandaramaswami Temple, steep yourself in history at Jamalabad Fort, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sharada Temple, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gangamoola Hill, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mullayanagiri.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Chikmagalur trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Kodagu (Coorg) to Chikmagalur in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Udupi.

Things to do in Chikmagalur

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Somnathpura Temple, Hoysaleswara Temple, Chennakesava Temple
Highlights from your plan
Chennakesava Temple ©
Chennakesava Temple
Mullayanagiri ©
Mullayanagiri
Hoysaleswara Temple ©
Hoysaleswara Temple

2
nights
Udupi

Udupi ©
Though its cuisine has spread throughout the country and beyond, Udupi retains a small-town charm.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Stella Maris Church, then stroll through Malpe Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Mary's Island, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Krishna Temple. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Anegudde Ganapathi Temple, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kapu Beach, and then stroll through Sasihithlu Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Udupi online travel route planner .

Getting from Chikmagalur to Udupi by car takes about 4.5 hours. April in Udupi sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Gokarna.

Things to do in Udupi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Malpe Beach, St. Mary's Island, Sasihithlu Beach
Highlights from your plan
Malpe Beach ©
Malpe Beach
Sri Krishna Temple ©
Sri Krishna Temple
St. Mary's Island ©
St. Mary's Island

2
nights
Gokarna

Gokarna ©
The small temple town of Gokarna has changed drastically in recent years.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Belekan beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kudle Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Om Beach. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Paradise Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Half Moon Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiva Cave.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Gokarna route planning app .

Drive from Udupi to Gokarna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Badami.

Things to do in Gokarna

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Om Beach ©
Om Beach
Kudle Beach ©
Kudle Beach
Half Moon Beach ©
Half Moon Beach

1
day
Badami

Badami ©
Famous for its cave temples, Badami served as the capital of the Badami Chalukyas from 540 to 757 CE--and this rich history has left plenty of things to do for visitors today.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Malegitti Shivalaya Fort and Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Banashankari Temple, and then Head underground at Badami Cave Temples.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Badami online holiday maker .

You can drive from Gokarna to Badami in 6 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Badami

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Badami Cave Temples ©
Badami Cave Temples

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