10 days in Munnar & Thekkady Itinerary

10 days in Munnar & Thekkady Itinerary

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10 days in Munnar & Thekkady Itinerary

Start: Munnar
1
Munnar
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Thekkady
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
End: Munnar

6
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Climbing Tours as well as Photo Point. Visiting Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park and Thattekad Bird Sanctuary will get you outdoors. Go for a jaunt from Munnar to Marayur to see Marayoor Sandalwood Forest about 1h 35 min away. And it doesn't end there: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, look for all kinds of wild species at Echo Point, admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Munnar journey planner .

If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major airports are Cochin International Airport, Coimbatore International Airport and Madurai Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Munnar can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Marayoor Sandalwood Forest, Thattekad Bird Sanctuary
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Photo Point ©
Photo Point

3
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gavi Forest, Periyar National Park and Vagamon. On the 13th (Wed), delve into the lush surroundings at Gavi Forest, identify plant and animal life at Vagamon, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Periyar National Park, then identify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction, and finally get outside with Persian Paradise Elephant Ride. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, identify plant and animal life at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, then take some stellar pictures from Chellarkovil Viewpoint, and finally identify plant and animal life at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation.

For photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Thekkady trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 3 hours. On the 15th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Vagamon
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Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
Periyar National Park ©
Periyar National Park

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