5 days in Alappuzha, Thekkady & Munnar Itinerary

5 days in Alappuzha, Thekkady & Munnar Itinerary

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5 days in Alappuzha, Thekkady & Munnar Itinerary

Start: Vijayawada
Fly + Drive:  8​h
1
Alappuzha
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Thekkady
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  10​h
End: Vijayawada

1
night
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 16th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Marari Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Edathua Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Subramanya Swami Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Alappuzha day trip planning app .

Vijayawada to Alappuzha is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Vijayawada in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Alappuzha, with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple ©
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple ©
Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple

2
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): see the sky in a new way at Green land spice garden, take in nature's colorful creations at Abraham's Spice Garden, look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, then take some stellar pictures from Chellarkovil Viewpoint, then contemplate the long history of Shiny Tours & Travals, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangala Devi Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Junction, then see the interesting displays at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangladevi Temple, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Thekkady online itinerary maker .

Drive from Alappuzha to Thekkady in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Abraham's Spice Garden ©
Abraham's Spice Garden
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

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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 19th (Thu): get into the urban bustle at Kalari Kshethra, take in the architecture and atmosphere at C.S.I Christ Church, and then examine the collection at Tea Museum.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Munnar day trip planner.

You can drive from Thekkady to Munnar in 3 hours. In December in Munnar, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Kalari Kshethra ©
Kalari Kshethra
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum
C.S.I Christ Church ©
C.S.I Christ Church

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