9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

Start: Chennai
1
Chennai
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
3
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h
5
Kanchipuram
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Pondicherry
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Tirupati
— 1 night
train:  3​h 30​min
End: Chennai

1
night
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parthasarathy Temple, then pause for some serene contemplation at San Thome Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapaleeshwarar Temple.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Chennai day trip app .

If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major airport is Chennai International Airport. In February in Chennai, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
San Thome Church ©
San Thome Church
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple
Walking tours

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get in on the family fun at Wonderla Amusement Park. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, walk around Cubbon Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore, then explore the historical opulence of Bangalore Palace, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Bull Temple.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bengaluru online holiday builder .

Traveling by flight from Chennai to Bengaluru takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Chennai in February, Bengaluru is little chillier at night with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lalbagh Botanical Garden ©
Lalbagh Botanical Garden
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Wonderla Amusement Park ©
Wonderla Amusement Park

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): examine the collection at Tea Museum, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Bengaluru to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Bengaluru in February, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake

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.
On the 24th (Mon), explore the historical opulence of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas), meet the residents at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Chamundeshwari Temple. Keep things going the next day: meet the residents at Planet Earth Aquarium and then admire the local landmark of Brindavan Garden.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Mysuru (Mysore) online trip maker .

You can drive from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Mysuru (Mysore) in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in February: high temperatures in Mysuru (Mysore) hover around 32°C and lows are around 20°C. On the 25th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kanchipuram.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) ©
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©

few
hours
Kanchipuram

Kanchipuram
The busy town of Kanchipuram enjoys a reputation for its Hindu temples and handwoven silk saris.
To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kanchipuram holiday planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mysuru (Mysore) to Kanchipuram. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in February; daily highs in Kanchipuram reach 36°C and lows reach 24°C. On the 25th (Tue), you'll travel to Pondicherry.

Things to do in Kanchipuram

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

1
night
Pondicherry

Pondicherry ©
South Indian spiritualism meets French chic in Pondicherry, an interesting, unusual, and international destination on the Bay of Bengal.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Sri Aurobindo Ashram and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Pondicherry trip planner .

You can drive from Kanchipuram to Pondicherry in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Tirupati.

Things to do in Pondicherry

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple ©
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple
Sri Aurobindo Ashram ©
Sri Aurobindo Ashram

1
night
Tirupati

Tirupati ©
Being a major pilgrimage spot at the foot of the Seshachalam hills, Tirupati tourism revolves around Hindu temples and vast nature reserves.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Varahaswami Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Suryanarayana Swamy Vari Temple.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Tirupati trip itinerary planning website .

Drive from Pondicherry to Tirupati in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Tirupati

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sri Varahaswami Temple ©
Sri Varahaswami Temple
Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple ©
Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple
Sri Suryanarayana Swamy Vari Temple ©

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