8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  6​h
1
Tirupati
— Few hours
Drive:  9​h 15​min
2
Rameswaram
— 1 day
Drive:  7​h 15​min
3
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Kodagu (Coorg)
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Mangalore
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

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hours
Tirupati

Tirupati ©
Being a major pilgrimage spot at the foot of the Seshachalam hills, Tirupati tourism revolves around Hindu temples and vast nature reserves.
To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Tirupati trip itinerary planning website .

New Delhi to Tirupati is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Tirupati

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Tirumala Temple ©
Tirumala Temple

1
day
Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple, then identify plant and animal life at Water Bird Sanctuary, and then kick back and relax at Dhanushkodi Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rameswaram trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Tirupati to Rameswaram in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Rameswaram

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Dhanushkodi Beach ©
Dhanushkodi Beach
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple ©
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple
Water Bird Sanctuary ©
Water Bird Sanctuary

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 3rd (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Doddabetta Peak. On the next day, admire the sheer force of Pykara Lake and Pykara Falls, then contemplate the waterfront views at Pykara Lake, and then explore the activities along Ooty Lake.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Rameswaram to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

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

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 5th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, and finally see the interesting displays at Sea Shell Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Mysuru (Mysore) trip maker website .

You can drive from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Mysuru (Mysore) in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kodagu (Coorg).

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

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

2
nights
Kodagu (Coorg)

Kodagu (Coorg) ©
The hill station of Kodagu consists of a number of small towns amid a vast landscape of forested hills, rocky outcrops, and waterfalls.
On the 6th (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Raja's Seat and then look for all kinds of wild species at Dubare Elephant Camp. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Raja's Tomb ( Gadhige), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nagarhole National Park, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Abbi Falls.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Kodagu (Coorg) trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mysuru (Mysore) to Kodagu (Coorg) takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Mangalore.

Things to do in Kodagu (Coorg)

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Nagarhole National Park
Highlights from your plan
Dubare Elephant Camp ©
Dubare Elephant Camp
Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls
Raja's Seat ©
Raja's Seat

1
night
Mangalore

Mangalore ©
A gateway to the coastal region, Mangalore has long served as a stop-off point on maritime trade routes, and remains a major port city today.
On the 8th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Tannirbhavi Beach, then kick back and relax at Panambur Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Infant Jesus Shrine, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kadri Manjunath Temple.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Mangalore trip builder site .

You can drive from Kodagu (Coorg) to Mangalore in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Mangalore are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mangalore

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Tannirbhavi Beach ©
Tannirbhavi Beach
Panambur Beach ©
Panambur Beach
Kadri Manjunath Temple ©
Kadri Manjunath Temple

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