7 days in South India Itinerary

7 days in South India Itinerary

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Fly
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Bengaluru
— 1 night
Drive
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Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive
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Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive
5
Thekkady
— 1 night
Taxi to Kochi, Fly to Delhi

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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.
On the 25th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Dakshina Mukha Nandi Teertha Kalyani Kshetra, take in the spiritual surroundings of Panchamukhi Ganesha Temple, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Patrick's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sat): admire the striking features of Shri Shringeri Shankar Math, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ramakrishna Math, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple, and finally steep yourself in history at Kadu Malleshwara Temple.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bengaluru trip planner.

New Delhi to Bengaluru is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In December, Bengaluru is somewhat warmer than New Delhi - with highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 25 — 26:

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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 27th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Venugopal Swamy Devalaya, take in the spiritual surroundings of Himada Gopalswamy Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Avadhoota Datta Peetham.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Mysuru (Mysore) tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Mysuru (Mysore) are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:

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Kochi (Cochin)

Queen of the Arabian Sea

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shiva Temple Ernakulam , take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiva Temple, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vallarpadam Church, then admire the striking features of Jeevamatha Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. George Orthodox Koonan Kurish Old Syrian Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Edappally Church Complex and then get outside with Heavenly Holidays.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) road trip planning app.

Getting from Mysuru (Mysore) to Kochi (Cochin) by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Mysuru (Mysore) in December, with highs in Kochi (Cochin) at 37°C and lows at 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 27 — 29:

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Munnar

Southern Spice

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 30th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Muniyara - Anakottapara park, take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens, and then pause for some serene contemplation at C.S.I Christ Church.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Munnar online attractions planner.

You can drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Munnar, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:

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Thekkady

Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction, then get a dose of the wild on Anakkara Spice Spice Tourism Circuit, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Thekkady road trip planner.

You can drive from Munnar to Thekkady in 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thekkady

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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