6 days in India Itinerary

6 days in India Itinerary

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6 days in India Itinerary

Start: Tiruchirappalli
Drive:  2​h
1
Madurai
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
2
Tiruchirappalli
— 1 night
train:  45​min
3
Thanjavur
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Kumbakonam
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Tiruchirappalli

1
day
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 14th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Yoga Narasimhar Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Madurai trip itinerary planning website .

Tiruchirappalli to Madurai is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train. When traveling from Tiruchirappalli in February, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Madurai: temperatures range from 87°F by day to 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tiruchirappalli.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine ©
Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine
Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple ©
Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple

1
night
Tiruchirappalli

Tiruchirappalli ©
Located in the center of the state, the ancient city of Tiruchirappalli--or Trichy/Tiruchi as it is more commonly known--remains rich in Tamil culture.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Ayyappan Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Pundarikakshan Perumal Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Brahmapureeswarar Temple.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tiruchirappalli itinerary maker .

You can drive from Madurai to Tiruchirappalli in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. February in Tiruchirappalli sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 70°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Thanjavur.

Things to do in Tiruchirappalli

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Brahmapureeswarar Temple ©
Brahmapureeswarar Temple
Sri Ayyappan Temple ©
Sri Ayyappan Temple
Pundarikakshan Perumal Temple ©
Pundarikakshan Perumal Temple

1
night
Thanjavur

Thanjavur ©
A bastion of South Indian culture and heritage, Thanjavur entrances visitors from all over the world with its architecture, distinct art style, and the Great Living Chola Temples, landmarks of the city and a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Ramalingaswami Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shani Temple Thirunallar.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Thanjavur trip planning tool .

Traveling by train from Tiruchirappalli to Thanjavur takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In February in Thanjavur, expect temperatures between 92°F during the day and 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kumbakonam.

Things to do in Thanjavur

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Shani Temple Thirunallar ©
Shani Temple Thirunallar

2
nights
Kumbakonam

Kumbakonam ©
A notable temple town, Kumbakonam harbors a wealth of Hindu buildings dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva.
On the 17th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uppiliappan Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kampaheswarar Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Adi Kumbeswarar Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mahapratyangira Devi Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiru Nandipura Vinnagaram Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dhenupureeswarar Temple.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kumbakonam holiday builder app .

You can drive from Thanjavur to Kumbakonam in 1.5 hours. February in Kumbakonam sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Kumbakonam

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Uppiliappan Temple
Highlights from your plan
Kampaheswarar Temple ©
Kampaheswarar Temple
Dhenupureeswarar Temple ©
Dhenupureeswarar Temple
Uppiliappan Temple ©
Uppiliappan Temple

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