11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chennai
Fly + Taxi:  4 h 15 min
1
Munnar
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Thekkady
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Alappuzha
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
+2
Subway + Taxi + Fly:  3 h 15 min
End: Chennai

2
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.
Munnar is known for parks, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens, browse the exhibits of Mistletoe art Gallery, see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, and see the interesting displays at Tea Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Munnar trip maker tool.

Chennai to Munnar is an approximately 4.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. November in Munnar sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

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: look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, experience rural life at Philip's Natural Honey And Bee Farm, and admire the natural beauty at Deepa World Spice and Ayurvedic Garden.

For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Thekkady driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

2
nights
Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mararikulam Mahadeva Temple, then kick back and relax at Marari Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jain Temple, Alleppey, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Alappuzha Beach.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Alappuzha attractions planning site.

Getting from Thekkady to Alappuzha by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Alappuzha are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Alappuzha

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Mararikulam
Highlights from your plan
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple ©
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Saint Francis, then don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours. On the next day, gain insight at Kerala Kathakali Centre, admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mattancherry Palace.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kochi (Cochin) tour planner.

Getting from Alappuzha to Kochi (Cochin) by train takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In November in Kochi (Cochin), expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre

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