4 days in Kerala Itinerary

4 days in Kerala Itinerary

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4 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Thekkady
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Kovalam
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  3​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

1
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lourde Matha Church and then look for gifts at Centre Square. On the next day, buy something for everyone on your list at LuLu Mall, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Edappally Church Complex, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiva Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shiva Temple Ernakulam .

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) driving holiday planner.

Bengaluru to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Kochi (Cochin) can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Shiva Temple Ernakulam
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LuLu Mall ©
LuLu Mall
Shiva Temple ©
Shiva Temple
Edappally Church Complex ©
Edappally Church Complex

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 20th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church, look for gifts at Kerala Crafts, then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Thekkady route planning app .

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Kerala Crafts ©
Kerala Crafts

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 21st (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sreevaraham Temple Pond, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Kovalam trip builder app .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Kovalam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sreevaraham Temple Pond ©
Sreevaraham Temple Pond

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