6 days in India Itinerary

6 days in India Itinerary

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6 days in India Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
1
Ahmedabad
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
2
Pondicherry
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Chennai
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h
4
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h
End: Ahmedabad

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Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Kankaria Lake, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akshardham, admire the landmark architecture of Sidi Saeed Mosque, then contemplate the long history of Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home, and finally take in the waterfront at Sabarmati Riverfront.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ahmedabad road trip site .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Ahmedabad. In October, daily temperatures in Ahmedabad can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Pondicherry.

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Kankaria Lake ©
Kankaria Lake
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

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Pondicherry

Pondicherry ©
South Indian spiritualism meets French chic in Pondicherry, an interesting, unusual, and international destination on the Bay of Bengal.
On the 9th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Sri Aurobindo Ashram, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple, then go for a stroll along the water at Seaside Promenade, and finally stroll through Paradise Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Pondicherry trip itinerary site .

Fly from Ahmedabad to Pondicherry in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Chennai.

Things to do in Pondicherry

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Seaside Promenade ©
Seaside Promenade
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple ©

2
nights
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at San Thome Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapaleeshwarar Temple, then enjoy the sand and surf at Marina Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kalikambal Temple. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Varaha Cave Temple, don't miss a visit to Arjuna's Penance, then explore the ancient world of Tiger Cave, then enjoy the sand and surf at Besant Nagar Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Parthasarathy Temple.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Chennai holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Pondicherry to Chennai takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Mahabalipuram
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Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple
Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
Besant Nagar Beach ©
Besant Nagar Beach

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nights
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Ooty (Udhagamandalam) ©
Tea gardens and eucalyptus trees scent the air of the fields surrounding Ooty, a popular summer tourism destination up in the hills.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden, then explore the activities along Pykara Lake, and then take some stellar pictures from Shooting Point.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip planning tool .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Chennai to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Chennai in October, expect Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to be little chillier, temps between 31°C and 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

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Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake

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