3 days in Varkala Town & Alappuzha Itinerary

3 days in Varkala Town & Alappuzha Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kerala route planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

3 days in Varkala Town & Alappuzha Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  4​h
1
Varkala Town
— Few hours
train:  2​h
2
Alappuzha
— 2 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

few
hours
Varkala Town

Varkala Town ©
A calm and quiet town offering long sandy beaches on the Arabian Sea, Varkala features a variety of beach activities.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): get some fabulous bargains at Asparagus and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Varkala Beach.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Varkala trip itinerary planning tool .

Bengaluru to Varkala is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Bengaluru in October since evenings lows in Varkala dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Varkala Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach

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 28th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temple, Alleppey, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Alappuzha Beach. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Kuttikattu Sree Bhadra Kali Devi Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Edathua Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Marari Beach.

Plan my day in Alappuzha using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by train from Varkala to Alappuzha takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Alappuzha are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Marari Beach
Highlights from your plan
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

Similar Plans

5 days in Kochi (Cochin), Alappuzha & Munnar BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 7 days in Alappuzha, Munnar & Kodaikanal BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Munnar, Alappuzha & Thekkady BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 6 days in Alappuzha & Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA September, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, kids, culture, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Chennai & Alappuzha BY A USER FROM INDIA December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Indore, Munnar & Alappuzha BY A USER FROM INDIA September, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, kids, culture, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Alappuzha & Kannur BY A USER FROM INDIA August, romantic, beaches, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Alappuzha, Thekkady & Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA August, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Varkala Town & Thekkady BY A USER FROM INDIA September, romantic, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA November, relaxing, romantic, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Alappuzha BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA November, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans