7 days in Karnataka Itinerary

7 days in Karnataka Itinerary

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7 days in Karnataka Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
1
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Hampi
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Badami
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
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.
Bengaluru is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, theme parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, take a stroll through Commercial Street, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple Bangalore, and contemplate the long history of Bangalore Palace.

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The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Bengaluru. In October in Bengaluru, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Theme Parks Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Lalbagh Botanical Garden ©
Lalbagh Botanical Garden
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Wonderla Amusement Park ©
Wonderla Amusement Park

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 9th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas), then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Somnathpura Temple, examine the collection at Sea Shell Museum, and then admire the local landmark of Brindavan Garden.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bengaluru in October, you will find days in Mysuru (Mysore) are a bit cooler (31°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to drive to Hampi.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden

1
night
Hampi

Hampi ©
The temple town of Hampi sits on the site where one of the richest and biggest cities on the planet once stood, with the ruins of the old city protected as a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Elephant Stables, then make a trip to Dasara Dibba, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Vitthala Temple, and finally contemplate the long history of Group of Monuments at Hampi.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Hampi day trip site .

Drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Hampi in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or take a train. When traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Hampi, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Badami.

Things to do in Hampi

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Vitthala Temple ©
Vitthala Temple
Elephant Stables ©
Elephant Stables
Group of Monuments at Hampi ©
Group of Monuments at Hampi

1
night
Badami

Badami ©
Famous for its cave temples, Badami served as the capital of the Badami Chalukyas from 540 to 757 CE--and this rich history has left plenty of things to do for visitors today.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sangameshwara Temple, steep yourself in history at Group of Monuments in Pattadakal, and then contemplate the long history of Badami Cave Temples.

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Traveling by car from Hampi to Badami takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Badami

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Group of Monuments in Pattadakal
Highlights from your plan
Badami Cave Temples ©
Badami Cave Temples
Group of Monuments in Pattadakal ©
Group of Monuments in Pattadakal
Sangameshwara Temple ©
Sangameshwara Temple

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