8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Calgary
Fly:  25​h
1
Bengaluru
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
bus:  2​h 30​min
3
Kalpetta
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Madikeri
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Talacauvery
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 15​min
7
Mangalore
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
8
Mumbai
— 1 night
Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Calgary

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.
On the 6th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple Bangalore and then take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bengaluru online sightseeing planner .

Calgary, Canada to Bengaluru is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to India Standard Time (IST) is 12 hours. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Calgary in October: high temperatures in Bengaluru hover around 35°C and lows are around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lalbagh Botanical Garden ©
Lalbagh Botanical Garden
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore

1
night
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.
Plan my Mysuru (Mysore) trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

You can drive from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bengaluru in October, expect nights in Mysuru (Mysore) to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are slightly colder, around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow time for the bus ride to Kalpetta.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)

few
hours
Kalpetta

Kalpetta
One of the district's main tourist hubs, Kalpetta offers easy access to a number of man-made and natural attractions.
For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kalpetta day trip tool .

You can take a bus from Mysuru (Mysore) to Kalpetta in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in October: high temperatures in Kalpetta hover around 36°C and lows are around 28°C. On the 7th (Mon), you're off toOoty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Kalpetta

Parks Nature Tours

1
night
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.
On the 8th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Mukurthi Dam and then take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Kalpetta to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Kalpetta in October, expect Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to be slightly colder, temps between 31°C and 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Madikeri.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Mukurthi Dam ©
Mukurthi Dam

1
night
Madikeri

Madikeri ©
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. On the 9th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Omkareshwara Temple and then take in the dramatic scenery at Abbi Falls.

To see ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Madikeri online trip planner .

Getting from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Madikeri by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. On the 9th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Talacauvery.

Things to do in Madikeri

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls
Omkareshwara Temple ©
Omkareshwara Temple

few
hours
Talacauvery

Talacauvery ©
On the 9th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Talacauvery trip planner .

Getting from Madikeri to Talacauvery by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Mangalore.

Things to do in Talacauvery

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple
Highlights from your plan
Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple ©
Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple

1
night
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.
On the 10th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St.Joseph Vaz Shrine Mudipu, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kudroli Gokarnath Temple, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Infant Jesus Shrine.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Mangalore trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Talacauvery to Mangalore in 4.5 hours. In October, Mangalore is a bit warmer than Talacauvery - with highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Mangalore

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kudroli Gokarnath Temple ©
Kudroli Gokarnath Temple
Infant Jesus Shrine ©
Infant Jesus Shrine

1
night
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
To find out how to plan a trip to Mumbai, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Mangalore to Mumbai takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Highlights from your plan
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link
Dhobi Ghat ©
Dhobi Ghat

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