6 days in South India Itinerary

6 days in South India Itinerary

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Fly
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Bengaluru
— 1 night
Bus
2
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive
3
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
Bus
4
Coimbatore
— 1 night
Drive
5
Madurai
Drive
6
Rameswaram
— 1 night
Train to Madurai Jn, Fly to Delhi

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Bengaluru

— 1 night

Silicon Valley of India

Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): stroll around Cubbon Park, admire the landmark architecture of Omkareshwarar Temple, then take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Bangalore Palace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore, and then browse for treasures at ak The Seasons.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bengaluru online trip maker.

New Delhi to Bengaluru is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In February, Bengaluru is a bit warmer than New Delhi - with highs of 36°C and lows of 20°C. On the 12th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Mysuru (Mysore)

— 1 night

Cultural Capital of Karnataka

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.
To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Mysuru (Mysore) journey maker site.

Traveling by bus from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Bengaluru in February, expect nights in Mysuru (Mysore) to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

— 1 night

Queen of Hill Stations

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 14th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Kandal Cross Roman Catholic Church, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak, and then admire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in February: highs in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Coimbatore.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Coimbatore

— 1 night

Manchester of India

Known throughout the country as a major industrial city, Coimbatore possesses a welcoming atmosphere and a growing cosmopolitanism.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): get outside with Triumph Expeditions Private Limited.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Coimbatore online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by bus from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Coimbatore takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. February in Coimbatore sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Mon) before leaving for Madurai.

Things to do in Coimbatore

Trails · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Madurai

Athens of the East

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 15th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Immaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tirupparankunram.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Madurai route website.

You can drive from Coimbatore to Madurai in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Madurai are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites

Rameswaram

— 1 night
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 16th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Rameswaram attractions app.

Drive from Madurai to Rameswaram in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Museums