6 days in Karnataka Itinerary

6 days in Karnataka Itinerary

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6 days in Karnataka Itinerary

Start: Surat
Fly:  4​h
1
Bengaluru
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Mangalore
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Gokarna
— 1 night
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Surat

1
night
Bengaluru

Bengaluru ©
Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
On the 17th (Thu), test the waters at a local thermal spa and then admire the natural beauty at Lalbagh Botanical Garden. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Bannerghatta National Park and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple Bangalore.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Bengaluru online itinerary planner .

Surat to Bengaluru is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Surat in October; daily highs in Bengaluru reach 35°C and lows reach 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Parks Wildlife Spas
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Lalbagh Botanical Garden ©
Lalbagh Botanical Garden
Bannerghatta National Park ©
Bannerghatta National Park
Thermal Spas

2
nights
Mysuru (Mysore)

Mysuru (Mysore) ©
A historic and culturally distinctive city, Mysuru (Mysore) has all the stories, artworks, and architecture you'd hope to find in the former capital city of a rich kingdom.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas), get to know the resident critters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary and then ponder the design of Brindavan Garden.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary builder tool .

You can drive from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Bengaluru, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Mysuru (Mysore), ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Mangalore.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary ©
Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©

1
night
Mangalore

Mangalore ©
A gateway to the coastal region, Mangalore has long served as a stop-off point on maritime trade routes, and remains a major port city today.
On the 21st (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Tannirbhavi Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panambur Beach, then kick back and relax at Sasihithlu Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Infant Jesus Shrine.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Mangalore trip planner .

Getting from Mysuru (Mysore) to Mangalore by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in October; daily highs in Mangalore reach 36°C and lows reach 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Gokarna.

Things to do in Mangalore

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Tannirbhavi Beach ©
Tannirbhavi Beach
Panambur Beach ©
Panambur Beach
Infant Jesus Shrine ©
Infant Jesus Shrine

1
night
Gokarna

Gokarna ©
The small temple town of Gokarna has changed drastically in recent years.
On the 22nd (Tue), stroll through Paradise Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kudle Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Om Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Gokarna trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Mangalore to Gokarna in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gokarna

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Om Beach ©
Om Beach
Kudle Beach ©
Kudle Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

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