14 days in South India Itinerary

14 days in South India Itinerary

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Bengaluru
— 1 night
Bus
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Mysuru (Mysore)
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Madikeri
— 2 nights
Fly to Kochi, Taxi to Munnar
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Munnar
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Thekkady
— 3 nights
Drive
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Coimbatore
— 3 nights

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Bengaluru — 1 night

Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take the plunge with a skydiving experience, then explore the historical opulence of Bangalore Palace, then walk around Cubbon Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, then engage your brain at Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, and then shop like a local with UB City.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bengaluru travel route builder.

In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to catch the bus to Mysuru (Mysore).
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Parks · Shopping · Museums · Childrens Museums

Mysuru (Mysore) — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Chamundeshwari Temple and then stroll through Brindavan Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Mysuru Palace, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Philomena Church.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Mysuru (Mysore) visit site.

You can take a bus from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Bengaluru in July, expect nights in Mysuru (Mysore) to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are slightly colder, around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Madikeri.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Madikeri — 2 nights

Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): experience rural life at Mercara Gold Estate Coffee Plantation and then admire the natural beauty at Raja's Seat. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Abbi Falls and then take some stellar pictures from Mandalpatti Peak.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Madikeri day trip website.

Traveling by car from Mysuru (Mysore) to Madikeri takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Munnar.
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Parks · Nature

Munnar — 2 nights

Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park and then stop by Kanan Davan Hills Plantations Company. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam and then take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens.

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Do a combination of flight and taxi from Madikeri to Munnar in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In July in Munnar, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Thekkady.
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Parks · Nature · Shopping

Thekkady — 3 nights

Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Thekkady is known for parks, nature, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Elephant Junction, explore the activities along Periyar Lake, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in nature's colorful creations at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation.

Plan my day in Thekkady using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Munnar to Thekkady in 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Coimbatore.
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Parks · Wildlife · Spas · Nature

Coimbatore — 3 nights

Known throughout the country as a major industrial city, Coimbatore possesses a welcoming atmosphere and a growing cosmopolitanism.
Coimbatore is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Dhyanalinga, pause for some photo ops at Adiyogi Shiva, browse the different shops at Brookefields Mall, and pedal to the sights with Triumph Expeditions Private Limited.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Coimbatore travel route tool.

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Coimbatore takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C.
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Historic Sites · Shopping · Outdoors · Parks

Mysore District travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Castles · Zoos

Kodagu (Coorg) travel guide

3.6
Waterfalls · Nature & Parks · Gardens
The hill station of Kodagu consists of a number of small towns amid a vast landscape of forested hills, rocky outcrops, and waterfalls. As a result of the natural scenery, Kodagu holidays tend to focus on the outdoors, including hikes through scenic spice and coffee plantations. Round out your visit by exploring the indigenous Kodava culture through restaurants, temples, and shrines--all of which detail the history, language, beliefs, and festivals of this people.
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