7 days in Tirupati, Mahabalipuram & Pondicherry Itinerary

7 days in Tirupati, Mahabalipuram & Pondicherry Itinerary

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7 days in Tirupati, Mahabalipuram & Pondicherry Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Tirupati
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Mahabalipuram
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Pondicherry
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

1
night
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 28th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Venugopala Swamy Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Kapileswaraswami Temple, then contemplate the waterfront views at Vaikuntha Teertham, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Srivari Padalu, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Chakra Teertham.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Tirupati tour planning site .

Mumbai to Tirupati is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Mahabalipuram.

Things to do in Tirupati

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Sri Kapileswaraswami Temple
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Sri Venugopala Swamy Temple ©
Sri Venugopala Swamy Temple
Chakra Teertham ©
Chakra Teertham
Srivari Padalu ©
Srivari Padalu

3
nights
Mahabalipuram

Mahabalipuram ©
Once an important sea port city in the ancient Pallava kingdom, Mahabalipuram today draws in visitors with UNESCO-listed monuments and temples carved out of rock during the 7th and 8th centuries CE.
Take a break from the city and head to Covelong Beach and Trimurti Cave. Popular historic sites such as Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham and Vaikunta Perumal Temple are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mahabalipuram: Kanchipuram (Thennanagur Perumaal Temple, Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary, & more). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Descent Of The Ganges, take in the spiritual surroundings of Varaha Cave Temple, admire the striking features of Raya Gopura, and delve into the distant past at Krishna Mandapam.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Mahabalipuram trip planner .

You can drive from Tirupati to Mahabalipuram in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Pondicherry.

Things to do in Mahabalipuram

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kanchipuram, Covelong Beach
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Covelong Beach ©
Covelong Beach
Kamakshi Amman Temple ©
Kamakshi Amman Temple
Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham ©
Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham

2
nights
Pondicherry

Pondicherry ©
South Indian spiritualism meets French chic in Pondicherry, an interesting, unusual, and international destination on the Bay of Bengal.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Padaleeswarar Temple, tour the pleasant surroundings at Silver Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Varadaraja Perumal Temple, and finally take in breathtaking views at Sadhana Forest - Auroville.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, refer to the Pondicherry travel route planner.

You can drive from Mahabalipuram to Pondicherry in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. On the 3rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pondicherry

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Cuddalore, Mailam Murugan Temple, Sadhana Forest
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Sadhana Forest ©
Sadhana Forest
Varadaraja Perumal Temple ©
Varadaraja Perumal Temple
Mailam Murugan Temple ©
Mailam Murugan Temple

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