6 days in India Itinerary

6 days in India Itinerary

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6 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Rameswaram
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Madurai
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
5
Kodaikanal
— Few hours
taxi + Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: New Delhi


2
nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
On the 19th (Fri), examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Beemapally Mosque, enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip app .

New Delhi to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from New Delhi in January, expect nights in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to be warmer, around 27°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kovalam
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): don't miss a visit to Vivekananda Rock Memorial, pause for some photo ops at Thiruvalluvar Statue, and then kick back and relax at Kanyakumari Beach.

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Traveling by car from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kanyakumari takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Kanyakumari can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach
Vivekananda Rock Memorial ©
Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Thiruvalluvar Statue ©
Thiruvalluvar Statue

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 22nd (Mon): stroll through Dhanushkodi Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rameswaram trip planner .

Traveling by car from Kanyakumari to Rameswaram takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Madurai.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Dhanushkodi Beach ©
Dhanushkodi Beach

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 23rd (Tue), indulge your taste buds at Prema Vilas, take in the spiritual surroundings of Aayiram Kaal Mandapam, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Meenakshi Temple.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Madurai road trip site .

Take a train from Rameswaram to Madurai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites Shopping
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Sri Meenakshi Temple ©
Sri Meenakshi Temple
Prema Vilas ©
Prema Vilas

few
hours
Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kodaikanal trip planner .

You can drive from Madurai to Kodaikanal in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Parks Nature
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Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake

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