5 days in Kerala Itinerary

5 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
2
Thekkady
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Kovalam
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
End: New Delhi

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.
To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Munnar vacation tool.

New Delhi to Munnar is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In June, Munnar is little chillier than New Delhi - with highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Museums
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

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 7th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church, and finally look for gifts at Green Land Spice Garden. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum, thenidentify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction, and then relax in the rural setting at Philip's Natural Honey And Bee Farm.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Thekkady day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kovalam.

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
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.
On the 9th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Kovalam day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Kovalam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in June, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Spas Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Highlights from your plan
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Spas
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach

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