11 days in Madurai, Coimbatore & Kozhikode Itinerary

11 days in Madurai, Coimbatore & Kozhikode Itinerary

Created using Inspirock India itinerary planner
©
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Madurai
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Coimbatore
— 4 nights
Bus
3
Kozhikode
— 3 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13

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.
Madurai is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, make a short side trip with Chella Tours, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aayiram Kaal Mandapam.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Madurai road trip tool.

Chennai to Madurai is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. November in Madurai sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Coimbatore.
more
Tours · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 4:

Coimbatore — 4 nights

Manchester of India

Known throughout the country as a major industrial city, Coimbatore possesses a welcoming atmosphere and a growing cosmopolitanism.
Change things up with a short trip to Pykara Lake in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) (about 2 hours away). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden, buy something for everyone on your list at Brookefields Mall, head outdoors with Triumph Expeditions Private Limited, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Adiyogi Shiva.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Coimbatore trip maker site.

Getting from Madurai to Coimbatore by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In November in Coimbatore, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Kozhikode.
more
Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
Side Trips
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 8:

Kozhikode — 3 nights

City of Spices

Famous as the landing place of Vasco da Gama, the large industrial city of Kozhikode today acts as staging post for adventures around the state, while also boasting some particularly popular beaches.
Step out of Kozhikode with an excursion to Ponnani Juma Masjid (Makkah of Kerala Muslims) in Malappuram--about 2h 15 min away. And it doesn't end there: stroll around Mavoor Wetlands, learn more about the world around you at Deepanjali lamp museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tali Temple, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vayalada.

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

You can take a bus from Coimbatore to Kozhikode in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to fly back home.
more
Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors
Side Trip
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 11: