5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kerala trip planner

©
This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Pune
Fly:  3 h 45 min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Alappuzha
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Pune

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): admire the striking features of Mattancherry Palace and then admire the masterpieces at Kerala Folklore Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Leens Export, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, make a trip 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 other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip itinerary planning app.

Pune to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 4- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. September in Kochi (Cochin) sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

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

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 5th (Sat): admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, then take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens, then see the interesting displays at Tea Museum, and finally admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens.

Find out how to plan Munnar trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar by car takes about 4 hours. In September, daytime highs in Munnar are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

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 6th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, then explore the activities along Periyar Lake, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Thekkady trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Munnar to Thekkady by car takes about 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Thekkady

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jain Temple, Alleppey, kick back and relax at Marari Beach, then kick back and relax at Alappuzha Beach, and finally paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Alappuzha holiday planning website.

You can drive from Thekkady to Alappuzha in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

Similar Plans

7 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM FRANCE May, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Kochi (Cochin) & Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 3 days in Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 13 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Pathanamthitta & Munnar BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in South India BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 4 days in Munnar & Kochi (Cochin) BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in Munnar BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES July, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA February, popular sights Preferences: February Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in India BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES April, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), Kodagu (Coorg) & Kochi (Cochin) BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES May, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: May, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans