5 days in Munnar & Kovalam Itinerary

5 days in Munnar & Kovalam Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kerala itinerary planner

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

Route & dates

5 days in Munnar & Kovalam Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + taxi:  5​h 30​min
1
Munnar
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h
2
Kovalam
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
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 14th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Chinnakanel Water Falls. On the next day, admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, get great views at Munnar Hill Station, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Munnar travel route website .

Mumbai to Munnar is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Munnar when traveling from Mumbai in November, with lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Chinnakanel Water Falls ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lighthouse Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and finally make a trip to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, stroll through Hawa Beach, and then step off the mainland to explore Poovar Island.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Kovalam road trip planning website .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Munnar to Kovalam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

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

Similar Plans

7 days in Kochi (Cochin) & Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Munnar & Thekkady BY A USER FROM INDIA November, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in India BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in India BY A USER FROM LEBANON September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Munnar, Thekkady & Kodagu (Coorg) BY A USER FROM INDIA December, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans