10 days in Karnataka Itinerary

10 days in Karnataka Itinerary

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Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Drive
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Mysuru (Mysore)
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Madikeri
— 1 night
Drive
4
Gokarna
— 1 night
Drive
5
Badami
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hampi
— 1 night
Drive

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Bengaluru

Silicon Valley of India

Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Family-friendly places like Wonderla Amusement Park and Bannerghatta National Park will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore, engage your brain at Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, and admire the striking features of Omkareshwarar Temple.

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The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Bengaluru. In December, daily temperatures in Bengaluru can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Theme Parks · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Mysuru (Mysore)

Cultural Capital of Karnataka

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 20th (Sun), examine the collection at Sea Shell Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: ponder the design of Brindavan Garden, then explore the activities along Karanji Lake, then step into the grandiose world of Mysuru Palace, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Karyasiddhi Sri Anjaneya temple.

For ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. December in Mysuru (Mysore) sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can drive to Madikeri.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Nature
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Madikeri

Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Raja's Seat, then take in the dramatic scenery at Abbi Falls, and then admire the sheer force of Devaragundi Falls.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Madikeri online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Mysuru (Mysore) to Madikeri takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Gokarna.

Things to do in Madikeri

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Abbi Falls ©
Waterfall
Abbi Falls
2.5
Raja's Seat ©
Garden
Raja's Seat
3.7

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Gokarna

The small temple town of Gokarna has changed drastically in recent years.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahabaleswara Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Om Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kudle Beach.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Gokarna vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Madikeri to Gokarna takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of taxi and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Badami.

Things to do in Gokarna

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites
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Om Beach ©
Beach
Om Beach
4.0
Mahabaleswara Temple ©
Religious Site
Mahabaleswara Temple
4.2

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Badami

Famous for its cave temples, Badami served as the capital of the Badami Chalukyas from 540 to 757 CE--and this rich history has left plenty of things to do for visitors today.
On the 24th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Agastya Lake, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhuthanatha Temple, then Head underground at Badami Cave Temples, and finally steep yourself in history at Badami Fort. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sangameshwara Temple, contemplate the long history of Group of Monuments in Pattadakal, then explore the ancient world of Aihole, and finally delve into the distant past at Ravana pahad.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Badami road trip planning website.

Getting from Gokarna to Badami by car takes about 5.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Hampi.

Things to do in Badami

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Aihole ©
Ruin
Aihole
4.3
Agastya Lake ©
Water Body
Agastya Lake
4.3

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Hampi

The temple town of Hampi sits on the site where one of the richest and biggest cities on the planet once stood, with the ruins of the old city protected as a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Vitthala Temple, then don't miss a visit to Dasara Dibba, then admire the striking features of Elephant Stables, and finally explore the ancient world of Group of Monuments at Hampi.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Hampi trip planning site.

Drive from Badami to Hampi in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Hampi

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Vitthala Temple ©
Historic Site
Vitthala Temple
4.8
Elephant Stables ©
Architectural Building
Elephant Stables
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Group of Monuments at Hampi ©
World heritage site
Group of Monuments at Hampi
4.9

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