8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + taxi:  6​h 45​min
1
Kodaikanal
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 15​min
2
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
4
Bengaluru
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Mumbai


1
day
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 17th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kurinji Andavar Temple, take some stellar pictures from Pillar Rocks, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bryant Park, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Kodaikanal Lake.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Kodaikanal trip planner .

Mumbai to Kodaikanal is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Mumbai, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Kodaikanal, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Kurinji Andavar Temple ©
Kurinji Andavar Temple
Pillar Rocks ©
Pillar Rocks

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake, take in the spiritual surroundings of Diyanamyam Mutt, then take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Church.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Kodaikanal to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake
St. Stephen's Church
St. Stephen's Church

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, then meet the residents at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and finally contemplate the long history of Mysore Maharajah's Palace (Amba Vilas).

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Mysuru (Mysore) holiday site .

Traveling by car from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Mysuru (Mysore) takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in November, expect Mysuru (Mysore) to be slightly colder, temps between 30°C and 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for the train ride to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
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Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple

3
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basavanagudi and Malleswaram. Visit ISKCON Temple Bangalore and Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Bannerghatta National Park, get curious at Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, take a stroll through Commercial Street, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bengaluru trip website .

Traveling by train from Mysuru (Mysore) to Bengaluru takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in November, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Wildlife
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Commercial Street ©
Commercial Street
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Bannerghatta National Park ©
Bannerghatta National Park

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