3 days in Madurai & Rameswaram Itinerary

3 days in Madurai & Rameswaram Itinerary

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3 days in Madurai & Rameswaram Itinerary

Start: Madurai
1
Madurai
— Few hours
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Rameswaram
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
End: Madurai

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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 5th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Meenakshi Temple and then admire the striking features of Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Madurai driving holiday planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Madurai. In June, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can take a train to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites
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Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal ©
Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal

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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 6th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Dhanushkodi Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi, then see the interesting displays at Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House, then snap pictures at Pamban bridge, and finally take in the views from Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge.

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

You can take a train from Madurai to Rameswaram in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. On the 7th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rameswaram

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

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