7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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7 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mysuru (Mysore)
Drive:  3​h 15​min
1
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  9​h 45​min
2
Dharamsala
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
3
Hubli-Dharwad
— 1 day
Drive:  8​h
4
Mangalore
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Madikeri
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
End: Mysuru (Mysore)

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night
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.
On the 1st (Tue), admire the verdant scenery at Mukurthi Dam and then explore the activities along Ooty Lake. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak, and then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens.

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Mysuru (Mysore) to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. October in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature
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Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake

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Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): gain insight at Norbulingka Institute, admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhagsunath Temple.

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Getting from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Dharamsala by combination of taxi and flight takes about 10 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, flight, and train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Hubli-Dharwad.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Bhagsunath Temple ©
Bhagsunath Temple

1
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Hubli-Dharwad

Hubli-Dharwad ©
On the 4th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iskcon Temple, gain insight at Murugha Math, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nuggikeri.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Hubli-Dharwad online trip itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Dharamsala to Hubli-Dharwad. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in October, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Mangalore.

Things to do in Hubli-Dharwad

Historic Sites
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Iskcon Temple ©
Iskcon Temple

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kateel Shri Durgaparameshwari Temple, enjoy the sea views from NITK Lighthouse, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kudroli Gokarnath Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kadri Manjunath Temple.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Mangalore road trip site .

Getting from Hubli-Dharwad to Mangalore by car takes about 8 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Hubli-Dharwad in October since evenings lows in Mangalore dip to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Madikeri.

Things to do in Mangalore

Historic Sites
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Kudroli Gokarnath Temple ©
Kudroli Gokarnath Temple
Kadri Manjunath Temple ©
Kadri Manjunath Temple
Kateel Shri Durgaparameshwari Temple ©

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Madikeri

Madikeri ©
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Raja's Tomb ( Gadhige), take in the dramatic scenery at Abbi Falls, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Omkareshwara Temple, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Raja's Seat.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Madikeri trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mangalore to Madikeri takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Madikeri

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls
Raja's Seat ©
Raja's Seat
Raja's Tomb ©
Raja's Tomb

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas), then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Nandi Temple.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Madikeri to Mysuru (Mysore) in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in October, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites
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Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple

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