10 days in Madurai, Coimbatore & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

10 days in Madurai, Coimbatore & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tamil Nadu trip planner
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Madurai
— 3 nights
Drive
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Coimbatore
— 3 nights
Bus
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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 3 nights
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Madurai — 3 nights

Athens of the East

One of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, Madurai sits on the banks of the River Vaigai and serves as a center of Tamil culture.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Spicy Madurai as well as Kalamegaperumal Temple. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Gandhi Memorial Museum, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yoga Narasimhar Temple, and buy something for everyone on your list at Majesty Cine Mall.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Madurai trip app.

Chennai to Madurai is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Coimbatore.
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Tours · Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Coimbatore — 3 nights

Manchester of India

Known throughout the country as a major industrial city, Coimbatore possesses a welcoming atmosphere and a growing cosmopolitanism.
Coimbatore is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Narayana Kavi Memorial, take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Patteeswarar Swamy Temple, and do some two-wheel cruising with Triumph Expeditions Private Limited.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Coimbatore journey planner.

You can drive from Madurai to Coimbatore in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Coimbatore, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).
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Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors · Parks
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Ooty (Udhagamandalam) — 3 nights

Queen of Hill Stations

Tea gardens and eucalyptus trees scent the air of the fields surrounding Ooty, a popular summer tourism destination up in the hills.
Ooty (Udhagamandalam) is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, admire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden, take in the dramatic scenery at Pykara Falls, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) online itinerary builder.

Take a bus from Coimbatore to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Coimbatore in September, things will get slightly colder in Ooty (Udhagamandalam): highs are around 31°C and lows about 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive back home.
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Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Side Trips
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