5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Davangere
Drive:  6 h
1
Mysuru (Mysore)
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
2
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h
3
Coonoor
— 1 day
Bus:  1 h 30 min
4
Coimbatore
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h
5
Palani
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
6
Kodaikanal
— Few hours
Drive:  7 h
7
Hogenakkal
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h 30 min
End: Davangere

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes GRS Fantasy Park as well as Sri Chamundeshwari Temple. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, then cool off at GRS Fantasy Park, and then explore the historical opulence of Mysuru Palace.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Mysuru (Mysore) route tool.

Davangere to Mysuru (Mysore) is an approximately 6- hour car ride. In October, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 23°C. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Mysuru Palace ©
Mysuru Palace
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple ©
Sri Chamundeshwari Temple
GRS Fantasy Park ©
GRS Fantasy Park

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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.
You've now added Pykara Water Falls to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, admire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden, then contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Pykara Water Falls.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) road trip site.

Traveling by car from Mysuru (Mysore) to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In October in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 23°C at night. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Coonoor.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature

Side Trip

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

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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.
You've now added Heritage Train to your itinerary. On the 11th (Fri), get great views at Dolphin's Nose and then get interesting insight from Heritage Train.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Coonoor online trip planner.

Coonoor is just a stone's throw from Ooty (Udhagamandalam). When traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Coonoor: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 26°C at night. On the 11th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Coimbatore.

Things to do in Coonoor

Tours
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Heritage Train ©
Heritage Train
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 11th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dhyanalinga.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Coimbatore online holiday planner.

You can take a bus from Coonoor to Coimbatore in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. October in Coimbatore sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can drive to Palani.

Things to do in Coimbatore

Historic Sites
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Dhyanalinga ©
Dhyanalinga

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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. To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Palani route planning app.

You can drive from Coimbatore to Palani in 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Sat) before leaving for Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Palani

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take in the pleasant sights at Coakers Walk, then get great views at Pillar Rocks, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kodaikanal Lake.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Kodaikanal using our trip planner.

You can drive from Palani to Kodaikanal in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Hogenakkal.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Nature Parks
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Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Coakers Walk ©
Coakers Walk
Pillar Rocks ©
Pillar Rocks

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Hogenakkal

Hogenakkal
To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Hogenakkal day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Kodaikanal to Hogenakkal takes 7.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hogenakkal

Nature Parks
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