6 days in Madurai, Coimbatore & Coonoor Itinerary

6 days in Madurai, Coimbatore & Coonoor Itinerary

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Madurai — 1 night

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.
On the 20th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine and then stop by Jute Cottage. On the next day, gain a rich perspective with a tour of cultural highlights, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Pazhamudhir Solai, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koodal Azhagar Temple.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Madurai holiday website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Madurai. In July in Madurai, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Coimbatore.
Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping
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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Spas and Arulmigu Patteeswarar Swamy Temple. Attractions like Marudamalai Temple and Gedee Car Museum make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eachanari Vinayagar Temple, take a peaceful walk through Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park, stop by Codissia Trade Fair Complex, and take in the dramatic scenery at Vaidehi Waterfall.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Coimbatore holiday app.

Traveling by car from Madurai to Coimbatore takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Madurai in July, things will get slightly colder in Coimbatore: highs are around 37°C and lows about 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to take a bus to Coonoor.
Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Spas
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Coonoor — 1 night

A small town up in the hills, Coonoor has a wealth of scenic sights and pleasant urban places of interest.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Laws Falls, then admire the verdant scenery at Ketti Valley View, and then tee off at Wellington Gymkhana Club Golf Course.

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Take a bus from Coimbatore to Coonoor in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C.
Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Golf
Side Trip
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