8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly + taxi:  7​h 30​min
1
Kodaikanal
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
2
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Dabaspete
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Ahmedabad

1
night
Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
On the 21st (Tue), get great views at Pillar Rocks, then take a peaceful walk through Pine Forest, then explore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kuzhanthai Velappar temple.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kodaikanal trip planning site .

Ahmedabad to Kodaikanal is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. When traveling from Ahmedabad in May, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Kodaikanal: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest
Pillar Rocks ©
Pillar Rocks

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, then take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bellikkal Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): explore the activities along Pykara Lake, explore the activities along Ooty Lake, and then admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) online trip itinerary maker .

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. In May in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

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

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.
On the 24th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Mysore Maharajah's Palace (Amba Vilas), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, and finally see the interesting displays at Sea Shell Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mysuru (Mysore) online trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Mysuru (Mysore) in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler 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 by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Dabaspete.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple

2
nights
Dabaspete

Dabaspete ©
To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Dabaspete day trip tool .

You can drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Dabaspete in 3.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in May: highs in Dabaspete hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 27°C. On the 27th (Mon), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Dabaspete

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Bidarakatte Eco-Trails
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Shivagange ©
Shivagange

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