5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

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5 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + taxi:  5​h 45​min
1
Kodaikanal
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Alappuzha
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Athirappilly
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Pillar Rocks, delve into the lush surroundings at Pine Forest, then explore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake, and finally stop by The Cocoa Bean. Keep things going the next day: go for a walk through Coakers Walk, take in nature's colorful creations at Bryant Park, and then explore the activities along Berijam Lake.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Kodaikanal trip itinerary planning app .

Bengaluru to Kodaikanal is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Bengaluru in November since evenings lows in Kodaikanal dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Parks Nature Shopping
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Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest
Pillar Rocks ©
Pillar Rocks

1
night
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 2nd (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake and then look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Thekkady tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Kodaikanal to Thekkady takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

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 4th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Edathua Church and then make a trip to Kuttikattu Sree Bhadra Kali Devi Temple.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Alappuzha road trip tool .

You can drive from Thekkady to Alappuzha in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Alappuzha can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 4th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Athirappilly.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Historic Sites

few
hours
Athirappilly

Athirappilly ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Charpa Waterfall.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Athirappilly trip maker site .

You can drive from Alappuzha to Athirappilly in 3 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Athirappilly can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athirappilly

Parks Nature
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Charpa Waterfall ©
Charpa Waterfall

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