23 days in India Itinerary

23 days in India Itinerary

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23 days in India Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  21​h
1
Srikalahasti
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Kanchipuram
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Tiruvannamalai
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Chidambaram
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Tiruchirappalli
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
Rameswaram
— 2 nights
+3
train + taxi + Fly + bus:  12​h 15​min
7
Shillong
— 7 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
8
Mumbai
— 3 nights
+2
train + taxi + Fly:  12​h
End: London


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1
night
Srikalahasti

Srikalahasti ©
To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Srikalahasti online driving holiday planner .

London, UK to Srikalahasti is an approximately 21-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from London to Srikalahasti due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from London in February, with highs in Srikalahasti at 36°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kanchipuram.

Things to do in Srikalahasti

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sri Kalahasteeswara Swami Temple ©
Sri Kalahasteeswara Swami Temple
Srikalahasti ©
Srikalahasti

2
nights
Kanchipuram

Kanchipuram ©
The busy town of Kanchipuram enjoys a reputation for its Hindu temples and handwoven silk saris.
On the 3rd (Sun), make a trip to Sri Vijayaraghava Perumal Thirukovil and then contemplate the long history of Ekambareshvara Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kailasanathar Temple, then admire the striking features of Varadharaja Perumal Temple, and then take a peaceful walk through Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Kanchipuram trip planner .

You can drive from Srikalahasti to Kanchipuram in 3.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Tue) before leaving for Tiruvannamalai.

Things to do in Kanchipuram

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple ©
Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple
Kamakshi Amman Temple ©
Kamakshi Amman Temple
Sri Vijayaraghava Perumal Thirukovil ©

2
nights
Tiruvannamalai

Tiruvannamalai ©
Tiruvannamalai is a city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Girivalam, Arunachaleswarar Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Arunachaleshwara Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): Head underground at Virupaksha Cave, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Skandashramam, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Annamalaiyar Temple View Point, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Arunachala Mountain.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, read our Tiruvannamalai trip planning website .

You can drive from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai in 3 hours. When traveling from Kanchipuram in February, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Tiruvannamalai: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Chidambaram.

Things to do in Tiruvannamalai

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Thiruvannamalai
Highlights from your plan
Arunachaleshwara Temple ©
Arunachaleshwara Temple
Sri Ramana Ashram ©
Sri Ramana Ashram
Girivalam, Arunachaleswarar Temple ©

1
night
Chidambaram

Chidambaram ©
Chidambaram is a town and municipality in Cuddalore district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. On the 8th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Pichavaram Mangrove Forest, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tirunelvayil Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tirunallurpperumanam Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chidambaram Nataraja Temple.

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You can drive from Tiruvannamalai to Chidambaram in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Tiruchirappalli.

Things to do in Chidambaram

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chidambaram Nataraja Temple
Highlights from your plan
Pichavaram Mangrove Forest ©
Pichavaram Mangrove Forest
Chidambaram Nataraja Temple ©
Chidambaram Nataraja Temple
Tirunelvayil Temple ©
Tirunelvayil Temple

2
nights
Tiruchirappalli

Tiruchirappalli ©
Located in the center of the state, the ancient city of Tiruchirappalli--or Trichy/Tiruchi as it is more commonly known--remains rich in Tamil culture.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Sri Ayyappan Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Brahmapureeswarar Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Tiruchirappalli trip planner .

Drive from Chidambaram to Tiruchirappalli in 3.5 hours. In February in Tiruchirappalli, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Tiruchirappalli

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple ©
Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple
Brahmapureeswarar Temple ©
Brahmapureeswarar Temple
Sri Ayyappan Temple ©
Sri Ayyappan Temple

2
nights
Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
On the 10th (Sun), examine the collection at Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dhanushkodi Beach. On the 11th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanuman Temple, explore the different monuments and memorials at Kalam National Memorial, snap pictures at Pamban bridge, then take in the views from Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple, and finally stroll through Agnitheertham.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Rameswaram day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Tiruchirappalli to Rameswaram takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Shillong.

Things to do in Rameswaram

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

7
nights
Shillong

Shillong ©
Established as the capital of Assam by the British, the hill station of Shillong today serves as the capital of Meghalaya, created in 1972.
Kids will enjoy Mawphlang Sacred Forest and Arwah Cave. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Shillong: Cherrapunjee (Wah Kaba Falls & Mawsmai Cave). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, make a trip to Shillong View Point, explore the activities along Ward's Lake, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Shillong trip planning website .

You can do a combination of train, flight, and bus from Rameswaram to Shillong in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in February, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cherrapunjee, Shillong Golf Club
Highlights from your plan
Mawphlang Sacred Forest ©
Mawphlang Sacred Forest
Arwah Cave ©
Arwah Cave
Lady Hydari Park ©
Lady Hydari Park

3
nights
Mumbai

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 21st (Thu), take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link, take an in-depth tour of Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, then admire the striking features of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, and finally indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour. On your second day here, take a memorable drive along Marine Drive, stroll through Chowpatty Beach, then make a trip to Dhobi Ghat, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Siddhivinayak.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Mumbai journey maker site .

Fly from Shillong to Mumbai in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Shillong in February, things will get somewhat warmer in Mumbai: highs are around 37°C and lows about 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

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

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