7 days in South India Itinerary

7 days in South India Itinerary

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7 days in South India Itinerary

Start: Mysuru (Mysore)
+3
Train + Foot + Bus + Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3​h
2
Munnar
— 1 night
+3
Taxi + Fly + Taxi + Train:  5​h 45​min
End: Kanyakumari

3
nights
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Lighthouse Beach and Kovalam Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Varkala Beach and Hawa Beach. When in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), make a side trip to see Janardhana Swami Temple in Varkala, approximately 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, enjoy the sea views from Vizhinjam Lighthouse, take in the exciting artwork at Shri Chitra Art Gallery, and examine the collection at Napier Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) tour planner.

Mysuru (Mysore) to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Munnar.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Kovalam, Varkala Town
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Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach

1
night
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.
On the 23rd (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at C.S.I Christ Church.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Munnar travel itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Munnar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Munnar are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
C.S.I Christ Church ©
C.S.I Christ Church

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