8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Drive:  3​h
1
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Madikeri
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Kodaikanal
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru


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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.
Karanji Lake has been added to your itinerary. On the 21st (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas), then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Karanji Lake.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary builder website .

Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Bengaluru, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Mysuru (Mysore), ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Madikeri.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
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Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Karanji Lake ©
Karanji Lake
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)

2
nights
Madikeri

Madikeri ©
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. On the 22nd (Sun), admire the sheer force of Abbi Falls, examine the collection at Madikeri Fort, then take in nature's colorful creations at Raja's Seat, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Omkareshwara Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): head outdoors with Mandalpatti, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Omkareshwara Temple, and then don't miss a visit to Raja's Tomb ( Gadhige).

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Madikeri tour planner .

You can drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Madikeri in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Madikeri

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
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Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls
Raja's Seat ©
Raja's Seat
Raja's Tomb ( Gadhige) ©
Raja's Tomb ( Gadhige)

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.
Family-friendly places like Botanical Gardens and Rose Garden will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak, contemplate the waterfront views at Pykara Lake, and admire the sheer force of Pykara Water Falls.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) day trip planner.

Getting from Madikeri to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. In September in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature
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Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake

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nights
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 26th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Kodaikanal Lake.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kodaikanal tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Kodaikanal takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in September: high temperatures in Kodaikanal hover around 38°C and lows are around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest
Pillar Rocks ©
Pillar Rocks

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