8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Coimbatore
Drive:  3​h 30​min
1
Alappuzha
— 1 night
bus:  2​h 45​min
2
Munnar
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Kodaikanal
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: Coimbatore

1
night
Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Wed): stroll through Marari Beach, stroll through Alappuzha Beach, then make a trip to Kuttikattu Sree Bhadra Kali Devi Temple, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Edathua Church.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Alappuzha trip itinerary maker tool .

Coimbatore to Alappuzha is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August in Alappuzha, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Munnar.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

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.
On the 29th (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at C.S.I Christ Church, then admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens, and finally see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Munnar trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Alappuzha to Munnar by bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. August in Munnar sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©

1
night
Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): look for gifts at The Cocoa Bean, then contemplate the waterfront views at Kodaikanal Lake, then take in the pleasant sights at Coakers Walk, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Pine Forest.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kodaikanal tour itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Munnar to Kodaikanal takes 5 hours. In August in Kodaikanal, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Parks Nature Shopping
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Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest

2
nights
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Ooty (Udhagamandalam) ©
Tea gardens and eucalyptus trees scent the air of the fields surrounding Ooty, a popular summer tourism destination up in the hills.
Change things up with a short trip to Sim`s Park in Coonoor (about 48 minutes away). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak, explore the activities along Pykara Lake, and take in the dramatic scenery at Pykara Lake and Pykara Falls.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) route maker site .

Getting from Kodaikanal to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Kodaikanal in September, with highs in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) at 31°C and lows at 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Sim`s Park
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Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Pykara Lake ©
Pykara Lake

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