31 days in India Itinerary

31 days in India Itinerary

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31 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
1
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Munnar
— 5 nights
Taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
6
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
7
Chennai
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
8
Visakhapatnam
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
9
Hyderabad
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
10
Tirupati
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  3​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

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.
Bengaluru is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, theme parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ulsoor Subramanya Temple, get a taste of the local shopping with UB City, and wander the streets of Commercial Street.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bengaluru sightseeing planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Bengaluru. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Theme Parks Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Lalbagh Botanical Garden ©
Lalbagh Botanical Garden
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Wonderla Amusement Park ©
Wonderla Amusement Park

3
nights
Mysuru (Mysore)

Mysuru (Mysore) ©
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, museums, shopping, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas), take in the spiritual surroundings of Gunja Narasimha Swamy Temple, meet the residents at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and don't miss a visit to Namdroling Monastery.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Mysuru (Mysore) road trip app .

Traveling by car from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Mysuru (Mysore) are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©

1
night
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Ooty (Udhagamandalam) ©
Tea gardens and eucalyptus trees scent the air of the fields surrounding Ooty, a popular summer tourism destination up in the hills.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, and then explore the activities along Ooty Lake.

Discover how to plan a Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. December in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake

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 out of town with these interesting Kochi (Cochin) side-trips: St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam (in Cherthala), Alappuzha Beach (in Alappuzha) and Marari Beach (in Mararikulam). The adventure continues: make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Saint Francis, admire the striking features of Mattancherry Palace, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Kochi (Cochin) takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. In December, Kochi (Cochin) is a bit warmer than Ooty (Udhagamandalam) - with highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kalady, St. Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church, Alappuzha Beach, Marari Beach, St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam
Highlights from your plan
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach

5
nights
Munnar

Munnar ©
Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
Change things up with these side-trips from Munnar: Thekkady (Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation, Periyar Tiger Reserve, & more). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens, take in the exciting artwork at Mistletoe art Gallery, explore the activities along Kundala Dam Lake, and examine the collection at Tea Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Munnar route builder .

Drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar in 4 hours. December in Munnar sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Thekkady
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam

5
nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Get out of town with these interesting Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) side-trips: Kovalam (Kovalam Beach & Lighthouse Beach), Chowara Beach (in Chowara) and Varkala Town (Varkala Beach & Asparagus). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, don't miss a visit to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, head off the coast to Poovar Island, and get to know the resident critters at Thiruvananthapuram Zoo.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) tour itinerary tool .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Munnar to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Chennai.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Varkala Town, Kovalam, Holy Land, Chowara Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach

3
nights
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chennai: Mahabalipuram (Monuments at Mahabalipuram, Sea Shore Temple, & more). There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Marina Beach and take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Parthasarathy Temple.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Chennai trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Chennai takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Chennai are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Visakhapatnam.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Mahabalipuram
Highlights from your plan
Sea Shore Temple ©
Sea Shore Temple
Pancha Rathas ©
Pancha Rathas
Arjuna's Penance ©
Arjuna's Penance

1
night
Visakhapatnam

Visakhapatnam ©
The coastal port city of Visakhapatnam looks both outwards to the sea and inland to the mountains of the Eastern Ghats.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Simhachalam Temple, then stroll around Kailasagiri, and then see the interesting displays at INS Kurusura Submarine Museum.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Visakhapatnam online day trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Chennai to Visakhapatnam takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hyderabad.

Things to do in Visakhapatnam

Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
INS Kurusura Submarine Museum ©
INS Kurusura Submarine Museum
Kailasagiri ©
Kailasagiri

3
nights
Hyderabad

Hyderabad ©
Teeming with history and heritage, Hyderabad draws visitors from all over the world with its old Indo-Islamic buildings, forts, and museums.
Pack the 29th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Ramoji Film City. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir, step into the grandiose world of Golconda Fort, admire the striking features of Chowmahalla Palace, and don't miss a visit to Charminar.

Plan a Hyderabad trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Visakhapatnam to Hyderabad takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Tirupati.

Things to do in Hyderabad

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Ramoji Film City ©
Ramoji Film City
Birla Mandir ©
Birla Mandir
Salar Jung Museum ©
Salar Jung Museum

2
nights
Tirupati

Tirupati ©
Being a major pilgrimage spot at the foot of the Seshachalam hills, Tirupati tourism revolves around Hindu temples and vast nature reserves.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami Temple, and then contemplate the long history of Tirumala Temple. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Vaikuntha Teertham, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Varahaswami Temple, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tumbhuru Teertham.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tirupati day trip app .

Traveling by flight from Hyderabad to Tirupati takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tirupati

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple ©
Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple ©
Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple
Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami Temple ©

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