4 days in Bengaluru, Pondicherry & Mahabalipuram Itinerary

4 days in Bengaluru, Pondicherry & Mahabalipuram Itinerary

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4 days in Bengaluru, Pondicherry & Mahabalipuram Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
1
Bengaluru
— 1 day
bus + Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Pondicherry
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Mahabalipuram
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore, then don't miss a visit to Vidhana Soudha and Attara Kacheri, then admire the natural beauty at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with UB City.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Bengaluru trip simple and quick.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Bengaluru. In August, daytime highs in Bengaluru are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Pondicherry.

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ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Lalbagh Botanical Garden ©
Lalbagh Botanical Garden
UB City ©
UB City

1
night
Pondicherry

Pondicherry ©
South Indian spiritualism meets French chic in Pondicherry, an interesting, unusual, and international destination on the Bay of Bengal.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, pause for some photo ops at Statue Of Gandhi, take in the waterfront at Seaside Promenade, then make a trip to Sri Aurobindo Ashram, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple.

Planning Pondicherry trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Bengaluru to Pondicherry in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Mahabalipuram.

Things to do in Pondicherry

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Seaside Promenade ©
Seaside Promenade
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): admire the striking features of Pancha Rathas, explore the ancient world of Monuments at Mahabalipuram, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sea Shore Temple, and finally admire the striking features of Mahishasuramardhini Mandapa. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology, don't miss a visit to Krishna's Butter Ball, Head underground at Mahishasuramardini Cave, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Varaha Cave Temple, and finally don't miss a visit to Arjuna's Penance.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Mahabalipuram driving holiday planning app .

Getting from Pondicherry to Mahabalipuram by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In August in Mahabalipuram, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mahabalipuram

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Sea Shore Temple ©
Sea Shore Temple
Pancha Rathas ©
Pancha Rathas

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