5 days in Kerala Itinerary

5 days in Kerala Itinerary

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5 days in Kerala Itinerary

Bengaluru
Fly + taxi:  3​h 30​min
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
Kovalam
— 1 night
taxi + Fly + taxi:  2​h
Bengaluru

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Tea Museum and then take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens.

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Bengaluru to Munnar is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bengaluru in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Munnar: highs are around 38°C and lows about 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kochi (Cochin).

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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, admire the landmark architecture of Mattancherry Palace, then admire all the interesting features of Kerala Kathakali Centre, then don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Saint Francis.

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You can drive from Munnar to Kochi (Cochin) in 2.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Kochi (Cochin) can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kovalam.

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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Mattancherry Palace ©
Mattancherry Palace

2
days
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 20th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lighthouse Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, make a trip to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, then examine the collection at Napier Museum, and finally stop by Keralashopee.

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You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kochi (Cochin) to Kovalam in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In November, daily temperatures in Kovalam can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

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

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