8 days in South India Itinerary

8 days in South India Itinerary

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8 days in South India Itinerary

Start: Jaipur
Fly:  6​h
1
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Guruvayur
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h
3
Thekkady
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Jaipur

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 11th (Tue): ponder the design of Brindavan Garden.

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Jaipur to Mysuru (Mysore) is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. When traveling from Jaipur in June, plan for cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Mysuru (Mysore): temperatures range from 31°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Guruvayur.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple

1
day
Guruvayur

Guruvayur ©
Guruvayur stands as one of the holiest and most important pilgrimage centers in the state, with its Sri Krishna Temple among the most frequented temples in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Narayanamkulangara Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Venkitachalapathy Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram, take in the spiritual surroundings of Guruvayur Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta), and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Parthasarathy Temple.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Guruvayur day trip site .

Traveling by car from Mysuru (Mysore) to Guruvayur takes 7 hours. Traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in June, things will get a bit warmer in Guruvayur: highs are around 35°C and lows about 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Thekkady.

Things to do in Guruvayur

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Guruvayur Temple ©
Guruvayur Temple
Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram ©
Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram
Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta) ©
Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta)

2
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Thekkady is known for wildlife, nature, nightlife, parks, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, see the sky in a new way at Green land spice garden, contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, and examine the collection at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Thekkady travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Guruvayur to Thekkady in 6.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

2
nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
On the 17th (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, then stroll through Lighthouse Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Attukal Bhagavathy Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): find something for the whole family at Magic Planet Theme Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Thekkady to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Kovalam
Highlights from your plan
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Attukal Bhagavathy Temple ©
Attukal Bhagavathy Temple

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