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

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

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Madurai
— 1 night
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Coimbatore
— 2 nights
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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 3 nights
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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 31st (Wed), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then gain insight with a tour of cultural highlights, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Immaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then examine the collection at Gandhi Memorial Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Vandiyur Mariamman Teppakulam.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Madurai trip website.

Bengaluru to Madurai is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Bengaluru in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Madurai, with lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Coimbatore.

Things to do in Madurai

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums · Spas
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Coimbatore

— 2 nights

Manchester of India

Known throughout the country as a major industrial city, Coimbatore possesses a welcoming atmosphere and a growing cosmopolitanism.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Patteeswarar Swamy Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marudamalai Temple, and then browse the different shops at Brookefields Mall. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Adiyogi Shiva and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dhyanalinga.

To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Coimbatore travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Madurai to Coimbatore takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In April in Coimbatore, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can take a bus to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Coimbatore

Historic Sites · Shopping
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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 wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Government Botanical Garden, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Church, make a trip to Wenlock Downs 9th Mile Shooting Point, and stop by Higginbotham's Bookstore.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Ooty (Udhagamandalam) itinerary planner.

Traveling by bus from Coimbatore to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Coimbatore in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Ooty (Udhagamandalam): temperatures range from 36°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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