15 days in Karnataka Itinerary

15 days in Karnataka Itinerary

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Start: Bengaluru
1
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Chikmagalur
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Hampi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Badami
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
Bengaluru

Bengaluru ©
Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Bengaluru is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, admire the landmark architecture of Omkareshwarar Temple, browse the different shops at Orion Mall, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple Bangalore.

For photos and other tourist information, go to the Bengaluru trip itinerary maker tool.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Bengaluru. In September, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Lalbagh Botanical Garden ©
Lalbagh Botanical Garden
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Bannerghatta National Park ©
Bannerghatta National Park

3
nights
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.
Mysuru (Mysore) is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Mysuru Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Venugopal Swamy Devalaya, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Planet Earth Aquarium, and get to know the resident critters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bengaluru to Mysuru (Mysore) in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bengaluru in September, expect nights in Mysuru (Mysore) to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are little chillier, around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Chikmagalur.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Mysuru Palace ©
Mysuru Palace
Brindavan Garden ©
Brindavan Garden
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens ©
Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens

3
nights
Chikmagalur

Chikmagalur ©
Located at the foot of the highest mountain range in the state, the city of Chikamagalur features a number of natural and man-made attractions of rich variety.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chikmagalur: Hoysaleswara Temple (in Halebid), Chennakesava Temple (in Belur) and Sri Chennakeshava Temple (in Tumkur). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mullayanagiri, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kappe Chennigaraya Temple, don't miss a visit to Sri Kalabhairaveshwara Temple, and contemplate the long history of Jamalabad Fort.

Plan a Chikmagalur trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Chikmagalur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Hampi.

Things to do in Chikmagalur

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Hoysaleswara Temple, Kappe Chennigaraya Temple, Chennakesava Temple, Sri Chennakeshava Temple
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Chennakesava Temple ©
Chennakesava Temple
Sri Chennakeshava Temple ©
Sri Chennakeshava Temple
Hoysaleswara Temple ©
Hoysaleswara Temple

3
nights
Hampi

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.
Hampi is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vitthala Temple, explore the striking landscape at Matanga Hill, delve into the distant past at Group of Monuments at Hampi, and admire the striking features of Elephant Stables.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Hampi trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Chikmagalur to Hampi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In September, daily temperatures in Hampi can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Badami.

Things to do in Hampi

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Royal Enclosure
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Vitthala Temple ©
Vitthala Temple
Elephant Stables ©
Elephant Stables
Royal Enclosure ©
Royal Enclosure

3
nights
Badami

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Badami side-trips: Badiger Gudi Temple (in Bagalkot) and Pattadakal (Kashivishveshar Shiva Temple & Sangameshvara Temple). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Badami Cave Temples, delve into the distant past at Badami Fort, make a trip to Ravana pahad, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhuthanatha Temple.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Badami day trip planner.

You can drive from Hampi to Badami in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Badami

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Pattadakal, Aihole, Badiger Gudi Temple
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Badami Cave Temples ©
Badami Cave Temples
Aihole ©
Aihole
Group of Monuments in Pattadakal ©
Group of Monuments in Pattadakal

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