6 days in India Itinerary

6 days in India Itinerary

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6 days in India Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly + taxi:  7​h 15​min
1
Kodaikanal
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
2
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Rameswaram
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
4
Madurai
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Ahmedabad

2
nights
Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): take a peaceful walk through Pine Forest, then take some stellar pictures from Pillar Rocks, then explore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake, and finally look for gifts at The Cocoa Bean. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Shembaganur Museum of Natural History, then go for a walk through Coakers Walk, and then explore the activities along Berijam Lake.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kodaikanal attractions planner .

Ahmedabad to Kodaikanal is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and taxi; or drive. When traveling from Ahmedabad in October, plan for slightly colder days in Kodaikanal, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest
Pillar Rocks ©
Pillar Rocks

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 31st (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhagavathy Amman Temple, make a trip to Vivekananda Rock Memorial, then appreciate the history behind Thiruvalluvar Statue, then kick back and relax at Kanyakumari Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thanumalayan temple - Sthanumalayan Kovil.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Kanyakumari online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Kodaikanal to Kanyakumari in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. October in Kanyakumari sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to drive to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the views from Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge, snap pictures at Pamban bridge, 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, reviews, and tourist information, use the Rameswaram trip planner .

Traveling by car from Kanyakumari to Rameswaram takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Madurai.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pazhamudhir Solai, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Madurai trip planning site .

You can take a train from Rameswaram to Madurai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, daytime highs in Madurai are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madurai

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

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