6 days in Chennai & Coimbatore Itinerary

6 days in Chennai & Coimbatore Itinerary

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6 days in Chennai & Coimbatore Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
train:  5​h
1
Chennai
— 3 nights
train:  7​h 15​min
2
Coimbatore
— 1 night
train:  6​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

3
nights
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Kapaleeshwarar Temple and Mylapore are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll get in some beach time at Marina Beach and Besant Nagar Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Chennai: DakshinaChitra Museum (in Muttukadu) and The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology (in Mahabalipuram). It doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at San Thome Church and take in the spiritual surroundings of Luz Anjaneyar Temple.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Chennai road trip planner .

Bengaluru to Chennai is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bengaluru in June, expect Chennai to be a bit warmer, temps between 43°C and 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Coimbatore.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

DakshinaChitra Museum
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Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple
Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
Besant Nagar Beach ©
Besant Nagar Beach

1
night
Coimbatore

Coimbatore ©
Known throughout the country as a major industrial city, Coimbatore possesses a welcoming atmosphere and a growing cosmopolitanism.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes PoornaAyur as well as Adiyogi Shiva. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Dhyanalinga Temple and then pause for some photo ops at Adiyogi Shiva.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Coimbatore online trip planner .

Getting from Chennai to Coimbatore by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Chennai in July; daily highs in Coimbatore reach 37°C and lows reach 26°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Coimbatore

Historic Sites Spas
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Dhyanalinga ©
Dhyanalinga
PoornaAyur ©
PoornaAyur

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