5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

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5 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
train:  5​h
1
Madurai
— Few hours
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Rameswaram
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
3
Munnar
— 1 night
taxi + train:  5​h
4
Tirupati
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
End: New Delhi

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Madurai online driving holiday planner .

New Delhi to Madurai is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can take a train to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple

1
night
Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
On the 3rd (Wed), take in the views from Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge, take in the views from Pamban bridge, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Kalam National Memorial, then enjoy the sand and surf at Dhanushkodi Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Rameswaram road trip planner.

Take a train from Madurai to Rameswaram in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Dhanushkodi Beach ©
Dhanushkodi Beach
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple ©
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple
Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge ©
Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, contemplate the waterfront views at Mattupetty Dam, then take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Chinnakanel Water Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Munnar vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Rameswaram to Munnar by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train, flight, and taxi. July in Munnar sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Tirupati.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls

1
night
Tirupati

Tirupati ©
Being a major pilgrimage spot at the foot of the Seshachalam hills, Tirupati tourism revolves around Hindu temples and vast nature reserves.
On the 6th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Suryanarayana Swamy Vari Temple, then contemplate the long history of Tirumala Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Varahaswami Temple.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tirupati driving holiday website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Munnar to Tirupati takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tirupati

Historic Sites
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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