4 days in Chennai & Kochi (Cochin) Itinerary

4 days in Chennai & Kochi (Cochin) Itinerary

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4 days in Chennai & Kochi (Cochin) Itinerary

Start: Chennai
1
Chennai
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Chennai

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night
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): take a stroll through Fort St. George, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Parthasarathy Temple, then enjoy the sand and surf at Besant Nagar Beach, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Marina Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of San Thome Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapaleeshwar Temple, and finally wander the streets of Mylapore.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Chennai (Madras) driving holiday planning tool .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Chennai (Madras). In September, daily temperatures in Chennai (Madras) can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Chennai

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
Kapaleeshwar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwar Temple

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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 1st (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Francis, admire the striking features of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, then admire all the interesting features of Kerala Kathakali Centre, then make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at LuLu Mall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Ramakrishna Math, then admire the striking features of Mattancherry Palace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, and finally take a stroll through Jew Town.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kochi (Cochin) journey maker tool .

You can fly from Chennai (Madras) to Kochi (Cochin) in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. While traveling from Chennai (Madras), expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Kochi (Cochin), ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

#Historic Sites, #Shopping, #Neighborhoods
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Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre
Jew Town ©
Jew Town

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