6 days in India Itinerary

6 days in India Itinerary

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6 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mangalore
1
Mangalore
— 1 day
train:  2​h
2
Kannur
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Madikeri
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
4
Munnar
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h
End: Mangalore

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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.
On the 24th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Infant Jesus Shrine, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kadri Manjunath Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kudroli Gokarnath Temple, and finally stroll through Tannirbhavi Beach.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Mangalore driving holiday planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Mangalore. In November, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kannur.

Things to do in Mangalore

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches
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Kudroli Gokarnath Temple ©
Kudroli Gokarnath Temple
Kadri Manjunath Temple ©
Kadri Manjunath Temple
Tannirbhavi Beach ©
Tannirbhavi Beach

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Fort St. Angelos, then snap pictures at Thalassery Sea Bridge, then enjoy the sand and surf at Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Thottada Beach.

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Traveling by train from Mangalore to Kannur takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Madikeri.

Things to do in Kannur

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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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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nights
Madikeri

Madikeri ©
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Abbi Falls and then identify plant and animal life at Dubare Elephant Camp. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and design of Sera Jey Monastic University, then make a trip to Namdroling Monastery, and then admire the natural beauty at Raja's Seat.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Madikeri trip site .

Traveling by car from Kannur to Madikeri takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Munnar.

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
Dubare Elephant Camp ©
Dubare Elephant Camp

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Munnar

Munnar ©
Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
On the 28th (Thu), see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens, then take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens, and finally stop by Tata Tea Outlet. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park, examine the collection at Tea Museum, and then take in the exciting artwork at Mistletoe art Gallery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Munnar trip planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Madikeri to Munnar in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. November in Munnar sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©

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