6 days in India Itinerary

6 days in India Itinerary

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6 days in India Itinerary

Start: Kullu
1
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
2
Rameswaram
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Madurai
— 1 night
4
Varkala
— 2 nights
End: Kullu

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.
For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kanyakumari trip planner .

Kullu to Kanyakumari is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. On the 10th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Historic Sites
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Vivekananda Rock Memorial ©
Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Thiruvalluvar Statue ©
Thiruvalluvar Statue
Bhagavathy Amman Temple ©
Bhagavathy Amman Temple

1
night
Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
On the 11th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ramanathaswamy Temple, then don't miss a visit to Burial Place of APJ Abdul Kalam, and then stroll through Dhanushkodi Beach.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rameswaram trip planning site .

You can drive from Kanyakumari to Rameswaram in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Madurai.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Dhanushkodi Beach ©
Dhanushkodi Beach
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple ©
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple

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 12th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Meenakshi Temple.

Before you visit Madurai, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Rameswaram to Madurai in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. In April, daily temperatures in Madurai can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Varkala.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sri Meenakshi Temple ©
Sri Meenakshi Temple

2
nights
Varkala

Varkala ©
A calm and quiet town offering long sandy beaches on the Arabian Sea, Varkala features a variety of beach activities.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): stop by Moon Stone Arts, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Janardhana Swami Temple, then stop by Shalimar Weaves, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Varkala Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): look for gifts at The Art of India, then look for gifts at Umer's Arts and Crafts, and then stop by Royal Art Gallery.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Varkala trip maker site .

You can drive from Madurai to Varkala in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Varkala can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Varkala

Shopping Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Moon Stone Arts ©
Moon Stone Arts
Shalimar Weaves ©
Shalimar Weaves

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