4 days in Madurai & Kodaikanal Itinerary

4 days in Madurai & Kodaikanal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tamil Nadu visit planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

4 days in Madurai & Kodaikanal Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  2​h
1
Madurai
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
2
Kodaikanal
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h
End: Hyderabad

1
night
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 7th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Meenakshi Temple.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Madurai trip planner.

Hyderabad to Madurai is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Hyderabad in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Madurai: temperatures range from 41°C by day to 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine ©
Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine

2
nights
Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
On the 8th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kurinji Andavar Temple, then explore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake, and then delve into the distant past at Dolmen Circle. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Mannavanur Lake, delve into the lush surroundings at Pine Forest, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kuzhanthai Velappar temple.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kodaikanal trip builder app .

You can drive from Madurai to Kodaikanal in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In April, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 30°C. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest
Kurinji Andavar Temple ©
Kurinji Andavar Temple

Similar Plans

5 days in Kodaikanal BY A USER FROM INDIA March, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 7 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), Kodaikanal & Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA May, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Kodaikanal BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Kodaikanal BY A USER FROM INDIA April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Kodaikanal, Madurai & Rameswaram BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Kodaikanal BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Kodaikanal & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Kodaikanal & Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA March, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) & Kodaikanal BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Kodaikanal, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) & Kodagu (Coorg) BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans