7 days in South India Itinerary

7 days in South India Itinerary

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7 days in South India Itinerary

Start: Indore
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Mangalore
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + train:  7​h 15​min
2
Rameswaram
— 1 day
+2
train + taxi + Fly:  7​h 30​min
3
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Tirupati
— 1 day
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
5
Bengaluru
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Indore

2
nights
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 1st (Sat): stop by City Center Mall and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kudroli Gokarnath Temple. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kateel Shri Durgaparameshwari Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Kapu Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Krishna Temple, and finally get great views at End Point.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Mangalore online trip builder .

Indore to Mangalore is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Indore in June, plan for slightly colder days in Mangalore, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Mangalore

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Udupi, End Point
Highlights from your plan
Kapu Beach ©
Kapu Beach
Tannirbhavi Beach ©
Tannirbhavi Beach
Pilikula Nisargadhama ©
Pilikula Nisargadhama

1
day
Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
On the 4th (Tue), stroll through Adam's Bridge, examine the collection at Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House, snap pictures at Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge, then snap pictures at Pamban bridge, and finally explore the activities along Villoondi Tirtham.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rameswaram trip builder site .

Getting from Mangalore to Rameswaram by combination of flight and train takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Rameswaram

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Adam's Bridge ©
Adam's Bridge
Villoondi Tirtham ©
Villoondi Tirtham
Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge ©
Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge

1
day
Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin) ©
A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Kerala Folklore Museum, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, admire the striking features of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, then take in the exciting artwork at Kashi Art Gallery, then take in the exciting artwork at David Hall Gallery & Cafe, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chottanikkara Devi Temple.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) itinerary planning tool .

Do a combination of train and flight from Rameswaram to Kochi (Cochin) in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Tirupati.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Museums Shopping Spas
Highlights from your plan
Kashi Art Gallery ©
Kashi Art Gallery
Chottanikkara Devi Temple ©
Chottanikkara Devi Temple
Kerala Folklore Museum ©
Kerala Folklore Museum

1
day
Tirupati

Tirupati ©
Being a major pilgrimage spot at the foot of the Seshachalam hills, Tirupati tourism revolves around Hindu temples and vast nature reserves.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Govindarajaswami Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON - Sri Sri Radha Govinda Mandir, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Varahaswami Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapila Theertham , and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami Temple.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Tirupati route planner.

You can fly from Kochi (Cochin) to Tirupati in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Tirupati

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sri Govindarajaswami Temple ©
Sri Govindarajaswami Temple
Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami Temple ©
Sri Varahaswami Temple ©
Sri Varahaswami Temple

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): wander the streets of Basavanagudi, brush up on your military savvy at The Heritage Centre & Aerospace Museum, browse the different shops at Phoenix Marketcity, then view the masterpieces at Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Orion Mall.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bengaluru trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Tirupati to Bengaluru in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. June in Bengaluru sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basavanagudi ©
Basavanagudi
Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat ©
Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat

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