11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
2
Chinnakanal
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Pothamedu
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
4
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)


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2
nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): kick back and relax at Shanghumukham Beach and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Neyyar Wild Life Sanctuary.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Chinnakanal.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Wildlife Spas
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Spas
Shanghumukham Beach ©
Shanghumukham Beach

1
night
Chinnakanal

Chinnakanal ©
Chinnakanal is a village in Idukki district in the Indian state of Kerala. On the 4th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Kolukkumalai Tea Estate, thentake in the awesome beauty at Swiftlet Cave Munnar, and then admire the sheer force of Chinnakanel Water Falls.

To see reviews and other tourist information, use the Chinnakanal day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Chinnakanal takes 8 hours. In October in Chinnakanal, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Pothamedu.

Things to do in Chinnakanal

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Munnar, Kolukkumalai Tea Estate
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Chinnakanel Water Falls ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls
Swiftlet Cave Munnar ©
Swiftlet Cave Munnar
Echo Point ©
Echo Point

2
nights
Pothamedu

Pothamedu ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Mistletoe art Gallery and then admire the natural beauty at Green Field Spices and Herbal Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Pothamedu online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Chinnakanal to Pothamedu in an hour. October in Pothamedu sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. On the 7th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Pothamedu

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Munnar
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Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park
Photo Point ©
Photo Point
Green Field Spices and Herbal Garden ©
Green Field Spices and Herbal Garden

3
nights
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 8th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at MacIvor's Bund, take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, and then admire the verdant scenery at Mukurthi Dam. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Church and then explore the striking landscape of Mudumalai National Park.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Pothamedu to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) takes 7 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Pothamedu in October: high temperatures in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) hover around 31°C and lows are around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

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MacIvor's Bund
MacIvor's Bund
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Mudumalai National Park ©
Mudumalai National Park

2
nights
Kochi (Cochin)

A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Vallarpadam Church and then kick back and relax at Cherai Beach. On the next day, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Kochi (Cochin) by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in October, expect Kochi (Cochin) to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 28°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets

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