6 days in Kerala Itinerary

6 days in Kerala Itinerary

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6 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly + taxi:  3​h 45​min
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Alappuzha
— 1 night
train:  45​min
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
Kovalam
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h 15​min
End: Hyderabad

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): examine the collection at Tea Museum and then admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Munnar online vacation planner .

Hyderabad to Munnar is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Hyderabad in May, plan for little chillier days in Munnar, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can go by car to Thekkady.

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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

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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 27th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, then explore the activities along Periyar Lake, and then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Thekkady travel site .

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

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Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
On the 28th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alappuzha Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Marari Beach.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Alappuzha road trip planner .

Drive from Thekkady to Alappuzha in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Alappuzha can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can take a train to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Alappuzha

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple ©
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple

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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 29th (Tue), admire all the interesting features of Kerala Kathakali Centre, admire the striking features of Mattancherry Palace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, then take a stroll through Jew Town, and finally make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kochi (Cochin) itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Alappuzha to Kochi (Cochin) takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Kochi (Cochin) can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kovalam.

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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hawa Beach.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Kovalam day trip site .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kochi (Cochin) to Kovalam in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In May, daytime highs in Kovalam are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors

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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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