16 days in Kerala Itinerary

16 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Kasaragod
— 1 day
2
Kannur
— 3 nights
3
Kochi (Cochin)
— 4 nights
4
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights
5
Munnar
— 4 nights

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Kasaragod

Kasaragod
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Malik Deenar Mosque, identify plant and animal life at Kottancheri Hills, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Swami Nithyanand Ashram.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Kasaragod holiday planner.

Chandigarh to Kasaragod is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In September, daily temperatures in Kasaragod can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kannur.

Things to do in Kasaragod

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks
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Malik Deenar Mosque
Malik Deenar Mosque
Swami Nithyanand Ashram ©
Swami Nithyanand Ashram

3
nights
Kannur

Kannur ©
A cultural capital on the state's relatively quiet northern coast, Kannur has long been associated with textile production and temple rituals, earning it the nickname, the "Land of Looms and Lores." Most Kannur itineraries will include observing theyyam rituals performed at the temples, where the traditions have origins dating back thousands of years.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Paithalmala Hill Station and Thottada Beach. Get outdoors at Payyambalam Beach and Ettikulam Beach. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Fort St. Angelos, admire the sheer force of Ezharakund Waterfalls, appreciate the views at Palakkayam Thattu, and enjoy the sand and surf at Baby Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kannur road trip site.

Traveling by car from Kasaragod to Kannur takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Kannur

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Paithalmala Hill Station, Ezharakund Waterfalls
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Thottada Beach ©
Thottada Beach
Fort St. Angelos ©
Fort St. Angelos
Payyambalam Beach ©
Payyambalam Beach

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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.
Chottanikkara Devi Temple and St. Andrew's Basilica Arthunkal will appeal to history buffs. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Vallarpadam Church and Vembanad Lake. Take a break from Kochi (Cochin) with a short trip to Thattekad Bird Sanctuary in Thattekad, about 1h 55 min away. The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, head off the coast to Vypeen Island, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Edappally Church Complex.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) journey planning app.

Getting from Kannur to Kochi (Cochin) by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

St. Andrew's Basilica Arthunkal, Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, Vembanad Lake
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Chottanikkara Devi Temple ©
Chottanikkara Devi Temple
Thattekad Bird Sanctuary ©
Thattekad Bird Sanctuary
Edappally Church Complex ©
Edappally Church Complex

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Step out of the city life by going to Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach and Boat Tours & Water Sports. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Vizhinjam Lighthouse and Attukal Bhagavathy Temple. Explore Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)'s surroundings by going to Varkala Town (The Art of India, Spas & Wellness, &more). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, browse the different shops at Saphalyam Shopping Complex, and take an in-depth tour of Keralam - Museum of History and Heritage.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip tool.

You can fly from Kochi (Cochin) to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. September in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Munnar.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Varkala Town
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Vizhinjam Lighthouse ©
Vizhinjam Lighthouse
Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach ©
Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach
Spas & Wellness

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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 in touch with nature at Meesapulimala and Anamudi Peak. Discover out-of-the-way places like C.S.I Christ Church and Off-Road Tours. When in Munnar, make a side trip to see Anayirankal Dam Reservoir in Idukki, approximately Idukki away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Thoovanam Falls, take in nature's colorful creations at Carmelgiri Botanical Garden, and look for gifts at Tata Tea Outlet.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Munnar itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of bus and taxi from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Munnar takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Munnar can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Idukki, Lakkam Waterfalls
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Meesapulimala ©
Meesapulimala
Anamudi Peak ©
Anamudi Peak
Off-Road Tours

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