4 days in South India Itinerary

4 days in South India Itinerary

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4 days in South India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
bus + Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) vacation builder tool .

Bengaluru to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) when traveling from Bengaluru in October, with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Spas Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Spas
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©

1
night
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
On the 3rd (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, then browse the exhibits of Green land spice garden, and finally get great views at Chellarcovil View Point.

Start your trip to Thekkady by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Thekkady by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Munnar.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Green land spice garden ©
Green land spice garden

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, take some stellar pictures from Munnar Hill Station, and then see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Munnar trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Munnar takes 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Munnar

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Munnar Hill Station ©
Munnar Hill Station

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.
On the 5th (Sat), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Saint Francis, don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, then admire the striking features of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, and finally deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) trip tool .

Getting from Munnar to Kochi (Cochin) by car takes about 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

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

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