25 days in India Itinerary

25 days in India Itinerary

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25 days in India Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  1​h 30​min
1
Pune
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Mahabalipuram
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
3
Kalpetta
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
4
Thekkady
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Kochi (Cochin)
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Bengaluru
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
7
Goa
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
8
Mumbai
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
End: Ahmedabad

1
night
Pune

Pune ©
Pune has long enjoyed a reputation as a center of culture and commerce, with many dynastic rulers making the town central to their regional plans in the centuries before the British Raj.
On the 6th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple, examine the collection at Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Phule Market, and finally examine the collection at Pune Tribal Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Blades of Glory Cricket Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parasnath Jain Tirth, then brush up on your military savvy at National War Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Darshan Museum.

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Ahmedabad to Pune is an approximately 1.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Mahabalipuram.

Things to do in Pune

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple ©
Blades of Glory Cricket Museum ©
Blades of Glory Cricket Museum

2
nights
Mahabalipuram

Mahabalipuram ©
Once an important sea port city in the ancient Pallava kingdom, Mahabalipuram today draws in visitors with UNESCO-listed monuments and temples carved out of rock during the 7th and 8th centuries CE.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology, then see the interesting displays at DakshinaChitra Museum, and then stop by Apollo Books. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the distant past at Monuments at Mahabalipuram, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sea Shore Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Varaha Cave Temple.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Mahabalipuram trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Pune to Mahabalipuram takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Mahabalipuram are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kalpetta.

Things to do in Mahabalipuram

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

DakshinaChitra Museum
Highlights from your plan
Sea Shore Temple ©
Sea Shore Temple
Monuments at Mahabalipuram ©
Monuments at Mahabalipuram
DakshinaChitra Museum ©
DakshinaChitra Museum

2
nights
Kalpetta

Kalpetta ©
One of the district's main tourist hubs, Kalpetta offers easy access to a number of man-made and natural attractions.
On the 10th (Fri), explore the fascinating underground world of Edakkal Caves, take an in-depth tour of Wayanad Heritage Museum (Ambalavayal Heritage Museum), and then see the interesting displays at Wayanad Tea Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ananthanatha Swamy Jain Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ananthanatha Swami Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Koottamundu Glass Temple, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Begur Wildlife Sanctuary.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kalpetta trip planning app .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Mahabalipuram to Kalpetta in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Mahabalipuram in May, you will find days in Kalpetta are a bit cooler (39°C), and nights are about the same (30°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kalpetta

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wayanad Tea Museum, Wayanad Heritage Museum (Ambalavayal Heritage Museum)
Highlights from your plan
Edakkal Caves ©
Edakkal Caves
Wayanad Tea Museum ©
Wayanad Tea Museum

4
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Mangladevi Temple and Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum and Green land spice garden. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, steep yourself in history at Shiny Tours & Travals, stop by Kerala Crafts, and see the interesting displays at The Periyar Interpretation Centre.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Thekkady journey planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Kalpetta to Thekkady takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

5
nights
Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin) ©
A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
Get a sense of the local culture at Paradesi Synagogue and Kerala Folklore Museum. Shop till you drop at Kashi Art Gallery and Kerala Museum. Explore Kochi (Cochin)'s surroundings by going to Marari Beach (in Mararikulam) and International Coir Museum (in Alappuzha). And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at LuLu Mall, examine the collection at Celebrity Wax Museum, admire the masterpieces at Gallery OED Cochin., and view the masterpieces at David Hall Gallery & Cafe.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) trip planning tool .

You can drive from Thekkady to Kochi (Cochin) in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Kochi (Cochin) can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

International Coir Museum, Marari Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kerala Folklore Museum ©
Kerala Folklore Museum
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue

3
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.
Do your shopping at UB City and Commercial Street. Museum-lovers will appreciate Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum and Kynkyny Art. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore, browse for treasures at ak The Seasons, admire the natural beauty at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, and identify plant and animal life at Bannerghatta National Park.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bengaluru trip maker site .

Fly from Kochi (Cochin) to Bengaluru in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Kochi (Cochin) in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 26°C in Bengaluru. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Goa.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Shopping Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
UB City ©
UB City
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Bannerghatta National Park ©
Bannerghatta National Park

4
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Basilica of Bom Jesus and Reis Magos Fort are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Baga Beach and Agonda Beach. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Palolem Beach, browse the exhibits of Mario Gallery, and look for gifts at Literati Bookshop & Cafe.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Goa trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Bengaluru to Goa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Bengaluru in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 32°C in Goa. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Goa

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Baga Beach ©
Baga Beach
Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Palolem Beach ©
Palolem Beach

2
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
You'll explore and learn at Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum and Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Shree Siddhivinayak and Jehangir Art Gallery. Step out of Mumbai with an excursion to Juma Masjid in Navi Mumbai--about 1 hour away. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, cruise along Marine Drive, get engrossed in the history at Red Carpet Wax Museum, and make a trip to Dhobi Ghat.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Mumbai vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Goa to Mumbai takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Mumbai can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Juma Masjid
Highlights from your plan
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Shree Siddhivinayak ©
Shree Siddhivinayak
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive

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