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

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

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Madurai
— 1 night
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Coimbatore
— 1 night
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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights

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Madurai

Madurai ©
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 Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple as well as Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koodal Azhagar Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Madurai trip app.

Bengaluru to Madurai is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bengaluru in September: high temperatures in Madurai hover around 38°C and lows are around 28°C. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Coimbatore.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple
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Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple ©
Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Koodal Azhagar Temple ©
Koodal Azhagar Temple

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Coimbatore

Coimbatore ©
Known throughout the country as a major industrial city, Coimbatore possesses a welcoming atmosphere and a growing cosmopolitanism.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Adiyogi Shiva, take in the spiritual surroundings of Marudamalai Temple, and then browse the different shops at Brookefields Mall.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Coimbatore trip planner.

You can drive from Madurai to Coimbatore in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Coimbatore can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Coimbatore

Historic Sites · Shopping
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Marudamalai Temple ©
Marudamalai Temple
Adiyogi Shiva ©
Adiyogi Shiva
Brookefields Mall ©
Brookefields Mall

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Pykara Water Falls, Government Botanical Garden, Government Rose Garden, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): explore the activities along Pykara Lake, then admire the sheer force of Pykara Water Falls, and then make a trip to Wenlock Downs 9th Mile Shooting Point. Keep things going the next day: stop by Moddy's Chocolates, then admire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden, then take in nature's colorful creations at Government Rose Garden, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Coimbatore to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Coimbatore in September, expect Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to be a bit cooler, temps between 31°C and 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Government Botanical Garden, Wenlock Downs 9th Mile Shooting Point
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Pykara Water Falls ©
Pykara Water Falls
Government Botanical Garden ©
Government Botanical Garden
Pykara Lake ©
Pykara Lake

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