16 days in India Itinerary

16 days in India Itinerary

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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
2
Mudumalai
— 1 night
3
Coonoor
— 1 night
4
Coimbatore
— 1 night
5
Yercaud
— 1 night
6
Hogenakkal
— 1 night
7
Yelagiri
— 1 night
8
Thanjavur
— 1 night
9
Rameswaram
— 1 night
10
Tuticorin
— 1 night
11
Madurai
— 1 night
12
Kodaikanal
— 1 night
13
Valparai
— 1 night
14
Kollam
— 2 nights

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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Ooty (Udhagamandalam) ©
Tea gardens and eucalyptus trees scent the air of the fields surrounding Ooty, a popular summer tourism destination up in the hills.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the activities along Ooty Lake, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Government Botanical Garden, and then take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) travel route planner.

Doha, Qatar to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Doha to Ooty (Udhagamandalam), you'll lose 2.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In February, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) is a bit warmer than Doha - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Mudumalai.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Government Botanical Garden
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Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Government Botanical Garden ©
Government Botanical Garden
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake

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Mudumalai

Mudumalai ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Moyar River.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Mudumalai road trip site.

Drive from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Mudumalai in 2 hours. February in Mudumalai sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Coonoor.

Things to do in Mudumalai

Wildlife Parks
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Moyar River ©
Moyar River

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Coonoor

Coonoor ©
A small town up in the hills, Coonoor has a wealth of scenic sights and pleasant urban places of interest.
On the 18th (Tue), take some stellar pictures from Lamb's Rock, thenget great views at Dolphin's Nose, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints Church, and finally admire the natural beauty at Sim`s Park.

Plan my trip to Coonoor with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Mudumalai to Coonoor in 2.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Coonoor are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to take a bus to Coimbatore.

Things to do in Coonoor

Parks Historic Sites
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Sim`s Park ©
Sim`s Park
All Saints Church ©
All Saints Church
Dolphin's Nose ©
Dolphin's Nose

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Coimbatore

Coimbatore ©
Known throughout the country as a major industrial city, Coimbatore possesses a welcoming atmosphere and a growing cosmopolitanism.
On the 19th (Wed), do some two-wheel cruising with Triumph Expeditions, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marudamalai Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dhyanalinga.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Coimbatore trip itinerary builder website.

Take a bus from Coonoor to Coimbatore in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Yercaud.

Things to do in Coimbatore

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Marudamalai Temple ©
Marudamalai Temple
Dhyanalinga ©
Dhyanalinga
Triumph Expeditions ©
Triumph Expeditions

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Yercaud

Yercaud ©
The hill station of Yercaud sits among a rolling range of forested hills, and thrives in a climate that has benefitted the biodiversity of the landscape, and the productivity of the town's agricultural industry.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chakra Mahameru Temple, take a memorable drive along 32-km Loop Road, walk around Deer Park, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shevaroy Temple, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Big Lake.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Yercaud online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Coimbatore to Yercaud takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Yercaud are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Hogenakkal.

Things to do in Yercaud

Parks Scenic Drive Outdoors
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Big Lake ©
Big Lake
Shevaroy Temple ©
Shevaroy Temple
Sri Chakra Mahameru Temple ©
Sri Chakra Mahameru Temple

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Hogenakkal

Hogenakkal
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): explore the activities along Kaveri River and then admire the sheer force of Hogenakkal Falls.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Hogenakkal trip planning site.

You can drive from Yercaud to Hogenakkal in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Yelagiri.

Things to do in Hogenakkal

Parks Nature
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Yelagiri

Yelagiri ©
On a carefully planned Yelagiri trip, you can enjoy the diversity of culture and nature both.
On the 22nd (Sat), explore the activities along Nilavoor Lake, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Velavan Temple, and then explore the striking landscape at Yelagiri Hills.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Yelagiri road trip website.

You can drive from Hogenakkal to Yelagiri in 3 hours. In February, daytime highs in Yelagiri are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Thanjavur.

Things to do in Yelagiri

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Yelagiri Hills
Find places to stay Feb 21 — 22:
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Nilavoor Lake ©
Nilavoor Lake
Velavan Temple ©
Velavan Temple
Yelagiri Hills ©
Yelagiri Hills

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Thanjavur

Thanjavur ©
A bastion of South Indian culture and heritage, Thanjavur entrances visitors from all over the world with its architecture, distinct art style, and the Great Living Chola Temples, landmarks of the city and a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): admire the striking features of Brihadeeswara Temple, explore the world behind art at Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery, thenget lost in a book at The Serfoji Sarasvati Mahal Library, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Swami Malai Temple.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Thanjavur trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Yelagiri to Thanjavur takes 7 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yelagiri in February: highs in Thanjavur hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Thanjavur

Historic Sites Museums
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Brihadeeswara Temple ©
Brihadeeswara Temple
Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery ©
Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery
Swami Malai Temple ©
Swami Malai Temple

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Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): snap pictures at Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge, stroll the grounds of Kalam National Memorial, kick back and relax at Dhanushkodi Beach Point, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple, and finally examine the collection at Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Rameswaram online holiday planner.

You can drive from Thanjavur to Rameswaram in 4 hours. Another option is to take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Tuticorin.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Dhanushkodi Beach Point ©
Dhanushkodi Beach Point
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple ©
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple
Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge ©
Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge

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Tuticorin

Tuticorin ©
Tuticorin, also known as Thoothukudi, is a port city and a Municipal Corporation and an industrial city in Thoothukudi district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Vaikuntam Temple, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Manapad Beach, and then admire the landmark architecture of Our Lady of Snows Basilica.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Tuticorin road trip planning site.

Drive from Rameswaram to Tuticorin in 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Madurai.

Things to do in Tuticorin

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
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Our Lady of Snows Basilica ©
Our Lady of Snows Basilica

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): examine the collection at Gandhi Memorial Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Madurai trip planner.

Getting from Tuticorin to Madurai by car takes about 3 hours. In February in Madurai, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Feb 25 — 26:
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Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine ©
Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine
Gandhi Memorial Museum ©
Gandhi Memorial Museum

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Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Pine Forest, thenexplore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kurinji Andavar Temple, and finally see the interesting displays at Shembaganur Museum of Natural History.

Plan my Kodaikanal trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

You can drive from Madurai to Kodaikanal in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Valparai.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Parks Nature Museums
Find places to stay Feb 26 — 27:
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Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest
Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Kurinji Andavar Temple ©
Kurinji Andavar Temple

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Valparai

Valparai ©
Valparai is a Taluk and hill station in the Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu, India. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): admire the engineering at Sholayar Dam, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Balaji Temple, and then explore the activities along Koolangal River.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Valparai tour itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Kodaikanal to Valparai in 5 hours. Traveling from Kodaikanal in February, expect nights in Valparai to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Kollam.

Things to do in Valparai

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Sholayar Dam ©
Sholayar Dam

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Kollam

Kollam ©
The bustling old port city of Kollam has long stood as a center of international trade and mercantilism, and the center of town continues the tradition with its lively scenes of commerce.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): examine the collection at Sardar Vallabhai Patel Police Museum, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Varkala Beach. Keep things going the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Thangassery Light House, kick back and relax at Kollam Beach, and then examine the collection at Paaramparya Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Kollam trip planner.

Traveling by car from Valparai to Kollam takes 8 hours. In February, daytime highs in Kollam are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kollam

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Varkala Town
Find places to stay Feb 28 — Mar 1:
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Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Spas
Thangassery Light House ©
Thangassery Light House

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