5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

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5 days in India Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Madurai
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Rameswaram
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7​h 15​min
4
Kanchipuram
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
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 21st (Sat), look for gifts at Prema Vilas, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Yoga Narasimhar Temple.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Madurai online itinerary planner .

Hyderabad to Madurai is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Hyderabad in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Madurai, with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can catch the train to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple
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Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple ©
Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple
Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple ©
Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar 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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Kunthu kal Beach, Rameswaram, then stroll the grounds of Kalam National Memorial, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ariyaman Beach.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Rameswaram trip planner .

Take a train from Madurai to Rameswaram in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Kalam National Memorial ©
Kalam National Memorial

1
night
Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari
Located at the most southerly point of mainland India, Kanyakumari has long attracted pilgrims and those keen to see the end of the road.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Sothavilai Beach and then pause for some serene contemplation at St Xavier Church.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Kanyakumari online itinerary planner .

You can drive from Rameswaram to Kanyakumari in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Kanyakumari can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kanchipuram.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Outdoors Beaches Historic Sites

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night
Kanchipuram

Kanchipuram ©
The busy town of Kanchipuram enjoys a reputation for its Hindu temples and handwoven silk saris.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kachabeshwarar Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kanchipuram, and then stop by Raja Spiritual Super Market.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Kanchipuram route maker .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kanyakumari to Kanchipuram. December in Kanchipuram sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kanchipuram

Historic Sites Shopping
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Kachabeshwarar Temple ©
Kachabeshwarar Temple
Kanchipuram ©
Kanchipuram
Raja Spiritual Super Market ©
Raja Spiritual Super Market

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