11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Goa
— 1 night
2
Chennai
— 1 night
3
Pondicherry
— 1 night
4
Kanadukathan
— 1 night
5
Madurai
— Few hours
6
Thekkady
— 2 nights
7
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights

1
night
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Palacio do Deao and then enjoy the sand and surf at Agonda Beach.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Goa trip builder site.

Budapest, Hungary to Goa is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from Budapest to Goa. Traveling from Budapest in December, things will get warmer in Goa: highs are around 31°C and lows about 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Chennai.

Things to do in Goa

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Palacio do Deao ©
Palacio do Deao

1
night
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
On the 29th (Fri), admire the striking features of San Thome Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapaleeshwarar Temple, then enjoy the sand and surf at Marina Beach, and finally wander the streets of Fort St. George.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Chennai holiday planning site.

You can fly from Goa to Chennai in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in December, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pondicherry.

Things to do in Chennai

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple
San Thome Church ©
San Thome Church

1
night
Pondicherry

Pondicherry ©
South Indian spiritualism meets French chic in Pondicherry, an interesting, unusual, and international destination on the Bay of Bengal.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): go for a stroll along the water at Seaside Promenade, take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pondicherry driving holiday planner.

Getting from Chennai to Pondicherry by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Kanadukathan.

Things to do in Pondicherry

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple ©
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple
Seaside Promenade ©
Seaside Promenade

1
night
Kanadukathan

Kanadukathan
Kanadukathan is a Town Panchayat in the Karaikudi Taluk of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.DemographicsIn 2001, Kanadukathan had a population of 4,795 people. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): steep yourself in history at Chettiar Mansion.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kanadukathan trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Pondicherry to Kanadukathan in 5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Kanadukathan can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Madurai.

Things to do in Kanadukathan

Historic Sites

few
hours
Madurai

Madurai ©
One of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, Madurai sits on the banks of the River Vaigai and serves as a center of Tamil culture.
On the 1st (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Madurai itinerary tool.

You can drive from Kanadukathan to Madurai in 2.5 hours. In January in Madurai, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple

2
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
On the 2nd (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake and then look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Thekkady holiday planning app.

Getting from Madurai to Thekkady by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

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

3
nights
Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin) ©
A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
Relax by the water at Marari Beach and Cherai Beach. Let the collections at Kerala Folklore Museum and Kashi Art Gallery capture your imagination. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, stop by Waltons Boutique, take a stroll through Jew Town, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Little Flower Church.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip planner.

You can drive from Thekkady to Kochi (Cochin) in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. January in Kochi (Cochin) sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. On the 6th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach

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