13 days in Kerala Itinerary

13 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Munnar
— 2 nights
2
Thekkady
— 2 nights
3
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
4
Kovalam
— 2 nights
5
Munnar
— 3 nights

2
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Tea Museum and Mount Carmel Church &Mount Carmel Pilgrim Centre. Spend the 17th (Wed) exploring nature at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, get great views at Munnar Hill Station, pause for some serene contemplation at C.S.I Christ Church, and delve into the lush surroundings at Photo Point.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Munnar trip maker app.

Pune to Munnar is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In May in Munnar, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum
C.S.I Christ Church ©
C.S.I Christ Church

2
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Abraham's Spice Garden, pause for some serene contemplation at Pattumala Matha Church, and then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangladevi Temple, experience rural life at Spice Walk, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Mangala Devi Temple, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Thekkady online holiday builder.

You can drive from Munnar to Thekkady in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Pattumala Matha Church
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Mangala Devi Temple ©
Mangala Devi Temple
Mangladevi Temple ©
Mangladevi Temple

3
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Jew Town and Mattancherry Palace. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Marari Beach and Cherai Beach. There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of Kerala Folklore Museum, wander the streets of Mattancherry, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip maker tool.

Drive from Thekkady to Kochi (Cochin) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Kochi (Cochin), expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Jew Town ©
Jew Town

2
nights
Kovalam

Kovalam ©
Famous for the groves of coconut trees from which it takes its name, Kovalam offers a long, white sandy beach on the Arabian Sea.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sea views from Vizhinjam Lighthouse, thenkick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, and then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kovalam trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Kochi (Cochin) to Kovalam by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Kovalam can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Munnar.

Things to do in Kovalam

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace

3
nights
Munnar

Munnar ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Muniyara - Anakottapara park, explore the activities along Kundala Dam Lake, and then take some stellar pictures from Munnar Hill Station. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Munnar trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Kovalam to Munnar takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kollengode Palace
Find places to stay May 24 — 27:
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Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park
Muniyara - Anakottapara park ©
Muniyara - Anakottapara park
Munnar Hill Station ©
Munnar Hill Station

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