8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Madikeri
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Bandipur
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Pune


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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Namdroling Monastery, then explore the historical opulence of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas), and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Nandi Temple. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at R K Narayan House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, then see the interesting displays at Sea Shell Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Mysuru (Mysore) trip planner .

Pune to Mysuru (Mysore) is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. In October in Mysuru (Mysore), expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Madikeri.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Historic Sites Museums
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Namdroling Monastery ©
Namdroling Monastery
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple

2
nights
Madikeri

Madikeri ©
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Omkareshwara Temple, examine the collection at Madikeri Fort, then take in nature's colorful creations at Raja's Seat, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Abbi Falls.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Madikeri online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Mysuru (Mysore) to Madikeri takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Bandipur.

Things to do in Madikeri

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls
Raja's Seat ©
Raja's Seat
Omkareshwara Temple ©
Omkareshwara Temple

1
night
Bandipur

Bandipur ©
On the 2nd (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Bandipur National Park and Tiger Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Malai Mahadeshwara Temple.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bandipur day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Madikeri to Bandipur takes 4.5 hours. November in Bandipur sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Bandipur

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan

3
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 4th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Palamalai Ranganathar Temple, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Church. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Tea Museum, then stop by Green Shop, Ooty, and then identify plant and animal life at Mudumalai National Park.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip planner .

You can drive from Bandipur to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in 2 hours. In November in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Palamalai Ranganathar Temple
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Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake
Palamalai Ranganathar Temple ©
Palamalai Ranganathar Temple

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