7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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7 days in India Itinerary

Start: Madurai
Drive:  3 h 30 min
1
Munnar
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Kumarakom
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
3
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 1 night
Train + Bus:  1 h 45 min
4
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
5
Rameswaram
— 1 night
Train:  3 h
End: Madurai

2
nights
Munnar

Munnar ©
Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at C.S.I Christ Church, see the interesting displays at Tea Museum, and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens, then admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens, and finally get into the urban bustle at Kalari Kshethra.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Munnar trip itinerary maker tool .

Madurai to Munnar is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Munnar are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kumarakom.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Outdoors Tours
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Kalari Kshethra ©
Kalari Kshethra
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam

1
night
Kumarakom

Kumarakom ©
Kumarakom features one of Kerala's most scenic lakes as the backdrop and serves as a gateway to the area's famous backwaters.
On the 27th (Mon), kick back and relax at Marari Beach, then kick back and relax at Mararikulam Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mararikulam Mahadeva Temple.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kumarakom driving holiday planner .

Getting from Munnar to Kumarakom by car takes about 4.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Kumarakom can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Tue) before leaving for Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Kumarakom

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mararikulam, Bay Island Driftwood Museum
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Mararikulam Beach ©
Mararikulam Beach
Mararikulam Mahadeva Temple ©
Mararikulam Mahadeva Temple

1
night
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

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Traveling by car from Kumarakom to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) takes 4.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Thiruvananthapuram Zoo ©
Thiruvananthapuram Zoo
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Shri Chitra Art Gallery ©
Shri Chitra Art Gallery

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 other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Kanyakumari trip planner.

You can drive from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kanyakumari in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 30°C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Thu) before leaving for Rameswaram.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Rameswaram day trip app .

You can drive from Kanyakumari to Rameswaram in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Parks Historic Sites Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Villoondi Tirtham ©
Villoondi Tirtham
Dhanushkodi Beach Point ©
Dhanushkodi Beach Point
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple ©
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple

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