10 days in Kerala Itinerary

10 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Start: Udaipur
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Thekkady
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Udaipur

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Marari Beach and Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple. Change things up with these side-trips from Kochi (Cochin): Alappuzha (Alappuzha Beach & Kayaking & Canoeing). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, gain insight at Kerala Kathakali Centre, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, and stop by ViaKerala Shop.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) trip planner.

Udaipur to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Udaipur in December, you will find days in Kochi (Cochin) are somewhat warmer (37°C), and nights are much hotter (28°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Alappuzha, Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach

3
nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Attractions like Kovalam Beach and Lighthouse Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Varkala Beach in Varkala Town (about 1h 20 min away). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, stroll through Shanghumukham Beach, don't miss a visit to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, and explore the engaging exhibits at Chacha Nehru Children’s Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Kochi (Cochin) to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kovalam, Varkala Beach
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Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

3
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Thekkady is known for wildlife, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, identify plant and animal life at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church, and take in nature's colorful creations at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Thekkady online route planner.

Drive from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Thekkady in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

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