25 days in India Itinerary

25 days in India Itinerary

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1
Chennai
— 2 nights
2
Tirupati
— 1 night
3
Chennai
— 3 nights
4
Kanchipuram
— Few hours
5
Thiruthani
— Few hours
6
Chennai
— 2 nights
7
Thiruvannamalai
— 1 day
8
Chennai
— 1 night
9
Tiruchirappalli
— 1 night
10
Kumbakonam
— 1 day
11
Tiruchirappalli
— 1 night
12
Tuticorin
— 4 nights
13
Palani
— 1 day
14
Madurai
— Few hours
15
Rameswaram
— Few hours
16
Tuticorin
— 1 night
17
Tirunelveli
— Few hours
18
Tiruchendur
— Few hours
19
Tuticorin
— 2 nights
20
Kanyakumari
— Few hours
21
Tuticorin
— 2 nights
22
Chennai
— 2 nights

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Chennai

Chennai
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Chennai is known for historic sites, beaches, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Breezy Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Chennai trip planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiport is Chennai International Airport. In December, daytime highs in Chennai are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Tirupati.

Things to do in Chennai

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Tirupati

Tirupati
Being a major pilgrimage spot at the foot of the Seshachalam hills, Tirupati tourism revolves around Hindu temples and vast nature reserves.
For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Tirupati tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Chennai to Tirupati takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Chennai.

Things to do in Tirupati

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:

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Chennai

Chennai ©
Kids will enjoy Shore Temple and DakshinaChitra Museum. Explore Chennai further: enjoy the sand and surf at Elliot's Beach.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Chennai trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Tirupati to Chennai in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kanchipuram.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

DakshinaChitra Museum, Shore Temple
Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 1:
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Shore Temple ©
Shore Temple
DakshinaChitra Museum ©
DakshinaChitra Museum
Elliot's Beach ©
Elliot's Beach

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Kanchipuram

Kanchipuram ©
The busy town of Kanchipuram enjoys a reputation for its Hindu temples and handwoven silk saris.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple, thensteep yourself in history at Ekambareswarar Temple, and then make a trip to Sri Vijayaraghava Perumal Thirukovil.

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

Traveling by car from Chennai to Kanchipuram takes 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Kanchipuram can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Thiruthani.

Things to do in Kanchipuram

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 2:
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Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple ©
Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple
Ekambareswarar Temple ©
Ekambareswarar Temple
Sri Vijayaraghava Perumal Thirukovil ©
Sri Vijayaraghava Perumal Thirukovil

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Thiruthani

Thiruthani
Thiruttani is a town in the state of Tamil Nadu, India, located 78km from Chennai, 602km from Hyderabad, 254km from Bengaluru, 78 km from fort city vellore 329km from Tiruchirapalli, 44km from Kanchipuram, 65km from Tirupathi, 160km from Thiruvannamalai, 14km from Arakkonam, tiruvallur in a distance of 42km and 15km from the state of Andhra Pradesh. For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Thiruthani visit planner.

Traveling by car from Kanchipuram to Thiruthani takes 1.5 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Kanchipuram in January: highs in Thiruthani hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. You will leave for Chennai on the 1st (Wed).

Things to do in Thiruthani

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 2:

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Chennai

Chennai ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Audikesava Perumal Peyalvar Temple, get to know the resident critters at The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology, make a trip to Krishna's Butter Ball, take a stroll through Mylapore, thensee the interesting displays at India Seashell Museum, and finally appreciate the history behind Descent Of The Ganges.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Chennai sightseeing planning site.

Traveling by car from Thiruthani to Chennai takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from Thiruthani in January, plan for somewhat warmer days in Chennai, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Thiruvannamalai.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Mahabalipuram
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Monuments at Mahabalipuram ©
Monuments at Mahabalipuram
Besant Nagar Beach ©
Besant Nagar Beach

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Thiruvannamalai

Thiruvannamalai ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Arunachaleshwara Temple, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Virupaksha Cave, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Ramana Ashram.

To see ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Thiruvannamalai travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Chennai to Thiruvannamalai by car takes about 4.5 hours. Traveling from Chennai in January, expect nights in Thiruvannamalai to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Chennai.

Things to do in Thiruvannamalai

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Sri Ramana Ashram ©
Sri Ramana Ashram
Arunachaleshwara Temple ©
Arunachaleshwara Temple
Virupaksha Cave ©
Virupaksha Cave

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Chennai

Chennai ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Vadapalani Murugan Temple and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalikambal Temple.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Chennai attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Thiruvannamalai to Chennai takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Thiruvannamalai in January, expect nights in Chennai to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Tiruchirappalli.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Vadapalani Murugan Temple ©
Vadapalani Murugan Temple
Kalikambal Temple ©
Kalikambal Temple

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Tiruchirappalli

Tiruchirappalli
Located in the center of the state, the ancient city of Tiruchirappalli--or Trichy/Tiruchi as it is more commonly known--remains rich in Tamil culture.
For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Tiruchirappalli road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Chennai to Tiruchirappalli takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 5th (Sun), you'll travel to Kumbakonam.

Things to do in Tiruchirappalli

Historic Sites Tours Parks
Find places to stay Jan 4 — 5:

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Kumbakonam

Kumbakonam ©
A notable temple town, Kumbakonam harbors a wealth of Hindu buildings dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Adi Kumbeswarar Temple, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Airavatesvara Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahapratyangira Devi Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uppiliappan Temple.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Kumbakonam online tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Tiruchirappalli to Kumbakonam by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Tiruchirappalli.

Things to do in Kumbakonam

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Uppiliappan Temple
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Adi Kumbeswarar Temple ©
Adi Kumbeswarar Temple
Airavatesvara Temple ©
Airavatesvara Temple
Uppiliappan Temple ©
Uppiliappan Temple

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Tiruchirappalli

Tiruchirappalli
For traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Tiruchirappalli trip planner.

Getting from Kumbakonam to Tiruchirappalli by car takes about 2.5 hours. On the 6th (Mon), you'll travel to Tuticorin.

Things to do in Tiruchirappalli

Historic Sites Tours Parks
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 6:

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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. Tuticorin is known for historic sites and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Ettaiyapuram Palace.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Tuticorin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tiruchirappalli to Tuticorin takes 4.5 hours. On the 10th (Fri), you'll travel to Palani.

Things to do in Tuticorin

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Ettaiyapuram Palace ©
Ettaiyapuram Palace

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Palani

Palani ©
Palani is a town and a municipality in Dindigul district, Tamil Nadu, located about 100km north-west of Madurai, 100km South-east of Coimbatore, and 60km west of Dindigul. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Palani Murugan Temple.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Palani sightseeing tool.

Traveling by car from Tuticorin to Palani takes 4.5 hours. In January in Palani, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Madurai.

Things to do in Palani

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Palani Murugan Temple ©
Palani Murugan Temple

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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.
To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Madurai travel planning tool.

Drive from Palani to Madurai in 2.5 hours. In January in Madurai, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You'll set off for Rameswaram on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites Tours Parks
Find places to stay Jan 10 — 11:

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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.
To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rameswaram trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Madurai to Rameswaram by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train. On the 11th (Sat), you're off to Tuticorin.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 10 — 11:

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Tuticorin

Tuticorin
On the 11th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Manapad Beach and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Vaikuntam Temple.

Start your trip to Tuticorin by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Rameswaram to Tuticorin by car takes about 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Tirunelveli.

Things to do in Tuticorin

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 12:

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Tirunelveli

Tirunelveli ©
Tirunelveli ), also known as Nellai and historically descended in the form of a hedge and roof to save the paddy crop of a devotee. On the 12th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kanthimathi-Nellaiyapper Temple.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Tirunelveli online itinerary planner.

Drive from Tuticorin to Tirunelveli in an hour. In January, daytime highs in Tirunelveli are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tiruchendur.

Things to do in Tirunelveli

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Kanthimathi-Nellaiyapper Temple ©
Kanthimathi-Nellaiyapper Temple

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Tiruchendur

Tiruchendur
Tiruchendur is a panchayat town at the southern tip of India, in the Thoothukudi district of Tamil Nadu. To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tiruchendur driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Tirunelveli to Tiruchendur takes 1.5 hours. You will leave for Tuticorin on the 12th (Sun).

Things to do in Tiruchendur

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 12 — 13:

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Tuticorin

Tuticorin ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Ettaiyapuram Palace.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Tuticorin day trip website.

Traveling by car from Tiruchendur to Tuticorin takes 1.5 hours. You will leave for Kanyakumari on the 14th (Tue).

Things to do in Tuticorin

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Ettaiyapuram Palace ©
Ettaiyapuram Palace

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Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari
Located at the most southerly point of mainland India, Kanyakumari has long attracted pilgrims and those keen to see the end of the road.
To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kanyakumari online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Tuticorin to Kanyakumari takes 2.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Kanyakumari can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 14th (Tue), you'll travel to Tuticorin.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 15:

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Tuticorin

Tuticorin
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Srinivasa Perumal Temple.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Tuticorin online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Kanyakumari to Tuticorin takes 2.5 hours. You will leave for Chennai on the 16th (Thu).

Things to do in Tuticorin

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 16:

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Chennai

Chennai ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapaleeshwarar Temple, stroll through Marina Beach, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parthasarathy Temple, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Anna Nagar Tower Park. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Agasthyar Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Anjaneya Temple Nanganallur, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Aadhi Vyadhi Hara Bhaktha Anjaneyar Temple, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Covelong Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Chennai trip maker tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Tuticorin to Chennai. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Chennai

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trip

Covelong Beach
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Anna Nagar Tower Park ©
Anna Nagar Tower Park
Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple

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