9 days in Vadodara, Dwarka & Kumbakonam Itinerary

9 days in Vadodara, Dwarka & Kumbakonam Itinerary

Created using Inspirock India tour planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

9 days in Vadodara, Dwarka & Kumbakonam Itinerary

Start: Vadodara
1
Vadodara
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  5​h 30​min
2
Dwarka
— 2 nights
3
Kumbakonam
— 2 nights
End: Vadodara

1
night
Vadodara

Vadodara ©
Tourism in Vadodara, the cultural capital of Gujarat, thrives on four major palace complexes, great regional dance performances, gardens and galleries, and a number of museums offering a wide variety of events, activities, and things to see.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at EME Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Baroda, Sri Sri Radha Shyamasundar Mandir Temple. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Sursagar Lake, see the interesting displays at Maharaja Fatesingh Museum, step into the grandiose world of Lukshmi Vilas Palace, then see the interesting displays at Baroda Museum And Picture Gallery, and finally admire the natural beauty at Sayaji Baug.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Vadodara journey builder website .

Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vadodara

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sayaji Baug ©
Sayaji Baug
Lukshmi Vilas Palace ©
Lukshmi Vilas Palace
EME Temple ©
EME Temple

2
nights
Dwarka

Dwarka ©
Way out west, the small city of Dwarka has a long history of pilgrimage, as a place central to Hindu mythology and belief.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nageshwar Shiva Temple. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): head off the coast to Bet Dwarka, head off the coast to Beyt Dwarika, and then stroll through Beyt Dwarka Beach. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Dwarka, don't miss a visit to Dwarkadhish Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhadkeshwar Mahadev Temple, make a trip to Gopi Talab, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nageshwar Shiva Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Dwarka attractions planning tool .

Getting from Vadodara to Dwarka by combination of flight and taxi takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dwarka

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Jamnagar
Highlights from your plan
Dwarkadhish Temple ©
Dwarkadhish Temple
Beyt Dwarika ©
Beyt Dwarika
Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple ©
Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple

2
nights
Kumbakonam

Kumbakonam ©
A notable temple town, Kumbakonam harbors a wealth of Hindu buildings dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva.
You've now added Nageshwara Temple to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Brihadeeshwara Temple, explore the world behind art at Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Ramalingaswami Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Airavatesvara Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Adi Kumbeswarar Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Nageshwara Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sarangapani Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Swaminatha Swami Temple, Swamimalai, then appreciate the history behind Gangaikonda Cholapuram, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uppiliappan Temple.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kumbakonam online holiday planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Dwarka to Kumbakonam. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in January, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kumbakonam

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Thanjavur, Uppiliappan Temple, Garbarakshambigai Temple
Highlights from your plan
Brihadeeshwara Temple ©
Brihadeeshwara Temple
Airavatesvara Temple ©
Airavatesvara Temple
Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery ©

Similar Plans

7 days in Vadodara BY A USER FROM INDIA November, teens, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Vadodara & Goa BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Vadodara, Ahmedabad & Patan BY A USER FROM INDIA January, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Vadodara BY A USER FROM INDIA January, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Vadodara District BY A USER FROM INDIA January, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Vadodara & Bali BY A USER FROM INDIA March, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in India BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, kids, culture, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Vadodara BY A USER FROM MOZAMBIQUE January, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Vadodara BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, culture, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 2 days in Vadodara BY A USER FROM INDIA January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans