4 days in Kerala Itinerary

4 days in Kerala Itinerary

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4 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
1
Munnar
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Thekkady
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Kovalam
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Ahmedabad

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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.
On the 24th (Fri), admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Munnar road trip website .

Ahmedabad to Munnar is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. While traveling from Ahmedabad, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Munnar, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens

1
night
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation, then get great views at Chellarkovil Viewpoint, then contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, and finally identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Thekkady travel planning site .

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 3.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lighthouse Beach, then see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kovalam online trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Kovalam in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May in Kovalam, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Highlights from your plan
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©

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night
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 27th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mattancherry Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, then take a stroll through Jew Town, then explore and take pictures at Kerala Kathakali Centre, and finally make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) travel route planner .

You can fly from Kovalam to Kochi (Cochin) in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites 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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