32 days in Dindigul District Itinerary

32 days in Dindigul District Itinerary

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Fly to Madurai, Taxi to Kodaikanal
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Kodaikanal
— 10 nights
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Palani
— 10 nights
Drive
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Dindigul
— 11 nights
Drive to Madurai Airport, Fly to Chennai

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Kodaikanal

— 10 nights

Princess of Hill Stations

A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
Kodaikanal is known for nature, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake, walk around Bryant Park, get great views at Pillar Rocks, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kurinji Andavar Temple.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kodaikanal trip builder tool.

Chennai to Kodaikanal is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. January in Kodaikanal sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Palani.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Palani

— 10 nights
Palani is a town and a municipality in Dindigul district, Tamil Nadu, located about 100km north-west of Madurai, 100km South-east of Coimbatore, and 60km west of Dindigul. Palani is known for historic sites and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Palani Murugan Temple, take in the awesome beauty at Palani, and admire the engineering at Varathamanathi Dam.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Palani travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Kodaikanal to Palani by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in January, and nighttime lows around 23°C. You will leave for Dindigul on the 25th (Mon).

Things to do in Palani

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Dindigul

— 11 nights
Dindigul is a city in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. You've now added Rentobike to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dindigul: Namakkal (Koolippatti Murugan Temple, Anjaneya Temple, &more), Kuchanur Sri Saneeswara Baghwan Temple (in Theni) and Karur (Pasupathieswarer Temple, Kalyana Venkattaramasami Temple, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Kottai Mariamman Kovil, explore the ancient world of Dindigul Fort, explore the activities along Kamarajar Lake, and make a trip to Athoor Village.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Dindigul tour builder website.

Drive from Palani to Dindigul in 1.5 hours. In January in Dindigul, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dindigul

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Dindigul District travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Scenic Walking Areas · Sacred & Religious Sites
Dindigul district is an administrative region in the south of Tamil Nadu, India. The district was carved out of Madurai District in 1985. It has an area of 6266.64 km2 and comprises three Revenue Divisions, nine Taluks, and 14 Panchayat Unions. The district is bound by Tirupur, Karur, and Trichy districts in the north, the Sivaganga and Tiruchi districts in the east, the Madurai district in the south, and the Theni and Coimbatore districts and the state of Kerala in the west. As of 2011, the district had a population of 2,159,775 with a sex-ratio of 998 females for every 1,000 males.EconomyIn 2006, the Ministry of Panchayati Raj named Dindigul one of the country's 250 most backward districts (out of a total of 640). It is one of the six districts in Tamil Nadu currently receiving funds from Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme (BRGF).DemographicsAccording to 2011 census, Dindigul district had a population of 2,159,775 with a sex-ratio of 998 females for every 1,000 males, much above the national average of 929. A total of 216,576 were under the age of six, constituting 111,955 males and 104,621 females. Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes accounted for 20.95% and.37% of the population respectively. The average literacy of the district was 68.61%, compared to the national average of 72.99%. The district had a total of 560,773 households. There were a total of 1,105,155 workers, comprising 155,332 cultivators, 388,725 main agricultural labourers, 25,253 in house hold industries, 393,707 other workers, 142,138 marginal workers, 10,073 marginal cultivators, 79,234 marginal agricultural labourers, 5,576 marginal workers in household industries and 47,255 other marginal workers.

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