8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Kannur
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Kodagu (Coorg)
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

1
night
Kannur

Kannur ©
A cultural capital on the state's relatively quiet northern coast, Kannur has long been associated with textile production and temple rituals, earning it the nickname, the "Land of Looms and Lores." Most Kannur itineraries will include observing theyyam rituals performed at the temples, where the traditions have origins dating back thousands of years.
Theyyam has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): kick back and relax at Thottada Beach and then take in a show at Theyyam.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kannur attractions planner .

Mumbai to Kannur is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Kannur

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach ©
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach
Thottada Beach ©
Thottada Beach
Madayipara ©
Madayipara

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.
Nilgiri Mountain Railway has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): look for gifts at Higginbotham's Bookstore, take in the spiritual surroundings of Venkateshwara Perumal Temple, then get interesting insight from Nilgiri Mountain Railway, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Church. On the next day, explore the activities along Ooty Lake, take in the spiritual surroundings of Murugan Temple, then examine the collection at Tea Museum, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Ooty (Udhagamandalam) online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Kannur to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. May in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Tours
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Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake
Nilgiri Mountain Railway ©
Nilgiri Mountain Railway

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and then step into the grandiose world of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas).

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Mysuru (Mysore) trip planner .

Traveling by car from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Mysuru (Mysore) takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in May: highs in Mysuru (Mysore) hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kodagu (Coorg).

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums
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Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum ©
Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©

3
nights
Kodagu (Coorg)

Kodagu (Coorg) ©
The hill station of Kodagu consists of a number of small towns amid a vast landscape of forested hills, rocky outcrops, and waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Madikeri Fort, identify plant and animal life at Dubare Elephant Camp, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Omkareshwara Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): admire the sheer force of Abbi Falls, go for a walk through Talakaveri Temple, and then explore the activities along Talakaveri.

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Traveling by car from Mysuru (Mysore) to Kodagu (Coorg) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Kodagu (Coorg)

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
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Dubare Elephant Camp ©
Dubare Elephant Camp
Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls
Talakaveri ©
Talakaveri

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