7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Pune
car:  16 h 30 min
1
Kolhapur
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Badami
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Pattadakal
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Hampi
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h 45 min
End: Pune

1
night
Kolhapur

Kolhapur ©
Though less frequented by international tourists, easily accessible Kolhapur makes a good starting point for regional adventures.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the activities along Rankala Lake, admire the landmark architecture of Mahalaxmi Temple, and then contemplate the long history of Maharaja's Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Panhala Fort.

For ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Kolhapur trip itinerary builder website.

Pune to Kolhapur is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Badami.

Things to do in Kolhapur

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Mahalaxmi Temple ©
Mahalaxmi Temple
Rankala Lake ©
Rankala Lake
Maharaja's Palace ©
Maharaja's Palace

1
night
Badami

Badami
Famous for its cave temples, Badami served as the capital of the Badami Chalukyas from 540 to 757 CE--and this rich history has left plenty of things to do for visitors today.
To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Badami trip planning app.

You can drive from Kolhapur to Badami in 5 hours. On the 29th (Sun), you're off to Pattadakal.

Things to do in Badami

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Pattadakal

Pattadakal ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Virupaksha Temple and then contemplate the long history of Group of Monuments in Pattadakal.

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Pattadakal is very close to Badami. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in December, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hampi.

Things to do in Pattadakal

Historic Sites
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Group of Monuments in Pattadakal ©
Group of Monuments in Pattadakal
Virupaksha Temple ©
Virupaksha Temple

2
nights
Hampi

Hampi ©
The temple town of Hampi sits on the site where one of the richest and biggest cities on the planet once stood, with the ruins of the old city protected as a World Heritage Site.
On the 30th (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of Elephant Stables, thendon't miss a visit to Dasara Dibba, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Vitthala Temple, and finally appreciate the history behind Statue of Ugra Narsimha. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Group of Monuments at Hampi, take in the dramatic natural features at Matanga Hill, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monkey Temple.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Hampi road trip planner.

Drive from Pattadakal to Hampi in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Pattadakal in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Hampi, with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Hampi

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Vitthala Temple ©
Vitthala Temple
Group of Monuments at Hampi ©
Group of Monuments at Hampi
Elephant Stables ©
Elephant Stables

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