4 days in India Itinerary

4 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Chennai
Drive:  2 h 15 min
1
Kanchipuram
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Kovalam
— Few hours
Drive:  45 min
3
Mahabalipuram
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Pondicherry
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Chidambaram
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Pondicherry
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
End: Chennai

1
night
Kanchipuram

Kanchipuram ©
The busy town of Kanchipuram enjoys a reputation for its Hindu temples and handwoven silk saris.
On the 29th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Thennanagur Perumaal Temple, then make a trip to Sri Vijayaraghava Perumal Thirukovil, then see the interesting displays at Kanchi Kudhil, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kachabeshwarar Temple.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kanchipuram trip planning website.

Chennai to Kanchipuram is an approximately 2- hour car ride. In March, daytime highs in Kanchipuram are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Kanchipuram

Historic Sites Museums
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Kachabeshwarar Temple ©
Kachabeshwarar Temple
Sri Vijayaraghava Perumal Thirukovil ©
Sri Vijayaraghava Perumal Thirukovil
Kanchi Kudhil ©
Kanchi Kudhil

few
hours
Kovalam

Kovalam
To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kovalam tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kanchipuram to Kovalam in 2 hours. March in Kovalam sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 27°C at night. On the 30th (Fri), you'll travel to Mahabalipuram.

Things to do in Kovalam

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks

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hours
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.
On the 30th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Arjuna's Penance, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monuments at Mahabalipuram, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shore Temple.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Mahabalipuram tour app.

Mahabalipuram is just a stone's throw from Kovalam. In March, daily temperatures in Mahabalipuram can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Pondicherry.

Things to do in Mahabalipuram

Historic Sites
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Shore Temple ©
Shore Temple
Monuments at Mahabalipuram ©
Monuments at Mahabalipuram
Arjuna's Penance ©
Arjuna's Penance

1
night
Pondicherry

Pondicherry
South Indian spiritualism meets French chic in Pondicherry, an interesting, unusual, and international destination on the Bay of Bengal.
To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Pondicherry attractions planning tool.

Traveling by car from Mahabalipuram to Pondicherry takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. On the 31st (Sat), you'll travel to Chidambaram.

Things to do in Pondicherry

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

few
hours
Chidambaram

Chidambaram ©
Chidambaram is a town and municipality in Cuddalore district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Pichavaram Mangrove Forest.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Chidambaram planner.

You can drive from Pondicherry to Chidambaram in 2 hours. On the 31st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Pondicherry.

Things to do in Chidambaram

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Pichavaram Mangrove Forest ©
Pichavaram Mangrove Forest

1
night
Pondicherry

Pondicherry ©
To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Pondicherry trip planner.

You can drive from Chidambaram to Pondicherry in 2 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Pondicherry

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Immaculate Conception Cathedral ©
Immaculate Conception Cathedral

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