6 days in Kerala Itinerary

6 days in Kerala Itinerary

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

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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.
On the 10th (Mon), browse the different shops at LuLu Mall. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Jew Town, gain insight at Kerala Kathakali Centre, admire the striking features of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, thendon't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Jeevamatha Church.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) tour planning website.

Ahmedabad to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Ahmedabad in May, expect nights in Kochi (Cochin) to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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LuLu Mall ©
LuLu Mall
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre

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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.
On the 12th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kovalam tour app.

Getting from Kochi (Cochin) to Kovalam by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kovalam

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach

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Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
On the 13th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, thenexplore the activities along Periyar Lake, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation, and finally get great views at Chellarcovil View Point.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Thekkady trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kovalam to Thekkady takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation ©
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): examine the collection at Tea Museum, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, and finally get great views at Pothamedu Viewpoint. On your second day here, see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, get great views at Munnar Hill Station, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Photo Point.

To see photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Munnar road trip app.

You can drive from Thekkady to Munnar in 3 hours. In May, daytime highs in Munnar are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

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