5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

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Mangalore
— 1 day
2
Kannur
— 1 night
3
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
4
Madikeri
— 2 nights

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day
Mangalore

Mangalore ©
A gateway to the coastal region, Mangalore has long served as a stop-off point on maritime trade routes, and remains a major port city today.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Panambur Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kudroli Gokarnath Temple, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kadri Manjunath Temple, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Infant Jesus Shrine.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Mangalore online itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Mangalore. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kannur.

Things to do in Mangalore

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
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Kudroli Gokarnath Temple ©
Kudroli Gokarnath Temple
Kadri Manjunath Temple ©
Kadri Manjunath Temple
Panambur Beach ©
Panambur Beach

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Kannur

Kannur ©
A cultural capital on the state's relatively quiet northern coast, Kannur has long been associated with textile production and temple rituals, earning it the nickname, the "Land of Looms and Lores." Most Kannur itineraries will include observing theyyam rituals performed at the temples, where the traditions have origins dating back thousands of years.
On the 26th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Fort St. Angelos, snap pictures at Thalassery Sea Bridge, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Thottada Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kannur travel tool.

Traveling by car from Mangalore to Kannur takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Kannur

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach ©
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach
Fort St. Angelos ©
Fort St. Angelos
Thottada Beach ©
Thottada Beach

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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): explore the activities along Ooty Lake, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Government Botanical Garden, thentake in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, and finally see the interesting displays at Tea Museum.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) holiday planning website.

Getting from Kannur to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Madikeri.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

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

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nights
Madikeri

Madikeri ©
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Abbi Falls and then identify plant and animal life at Dubare Elephant Camp. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Fri): make a trip to Sera Jey Monastic University, don't miss a visit to Namdroling Monastery, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Raja's Seat.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Madikeri day trip planning website.

You can drive from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Madikeri in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Madikeri

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dubare Elephant Camp, Namdroling Monastery, Sera Jey Monastic University
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Namdroling Monastery ©
Namdroling Monastery
Abbi Falls ©
Abbi Falls
Raja's Seat ©
Raja's Seat

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