3 days in Kerala Itinerary

3 days in Kerala Itinerary

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3 days in Kerala Itinerary

Tiruchirappalli
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Kochi (Cochin)
— Few hours
taxi + Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
Kovalam
— 1 night
taxi + Fly + taxi:  5​h
Tiruchirappalli

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Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangladevi Temple and then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Thekkady route builder app .

Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Historic Sites
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve

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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 31st (Thu), admire all the interesting features of Kerala Kathakali Centre, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, and then don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Kochi (Cochin) takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. May in Kochi (Cochin) sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

#Historic Sites
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Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): make a trip to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kovalam Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Lighthouse Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Kovalam trip planner .

Getting from Kochi (Cochin) to Kovalam by combination of taxi and flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in May, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach

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