10 days in Kerala Itinerary

10 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Start: Mumbai
Fly:  2 h 45 min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Munnar
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Thekkady
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Alappuzha
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin) ©
A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
On the 30th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chottanikkara Devi Temple. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Kerala Folklore Museum, browse the different shops at LuLu Mall, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cherai Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Kochi (Cochin) travel route planner.

Mumbai to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in November, expect nights in Kochi (Cochin) to be a bit warmer, around 28°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 37°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue

3
nights
Munnar

Munnar ©
Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
You've now added Tea Museum to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): delve into the distant past at Muniyara - Anakottapara park, pause for some serene contemplation at C.S.I Christ Church, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens, thenexamine the collection at Tea Museum, and finally admire the sheer force of Chinnakanel Water Falls. On the 4th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Munnar online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar takes 4 hours. In December, daytime highs in Munnar are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum
Chinnakanel Water Falls ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls

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Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Navarasa Kathakali Centre as well as Abraham's Spice Garden. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): look for gifts at Periyar Spice & Ayurvedic Garden, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangladevi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangala Devi Temple, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, and finally attend a concert at Navarasa Kathakali Centre. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Pattumala Matha Church, get a taste of the local shopping with Abraham's Spice Garden, and then stop by Tropical Chocolate Factory.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Thekkady online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 3 hours. On the 7th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Pattumala Matha Church
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Abraham's Spice Garden ©
Abraham's Spice Garden
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Pattumala Matha Church ©
Pattumala Matha Church

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Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Revi Karunakaran Museum. On your second day here, stroll through Marari Beach, thenstroll through Alappuzha Beach, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thuravoor Mahakshethram, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Alappuzha travel route planner.

You can drive from Thekkady to Alappuzha in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Mararikulam, Vembanad Lake
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Mararikulam Beach ©
Mararikulam Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach

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