6 days in India Itinerary

6 days in India Itinerary

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6 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
train:  1​h
2
Alappuzha
— 1 night
bus:  2​h 45​min
3
Munnar
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: New Delhi

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 23rd (Sat): stop by ViaKerala Shop, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, and then don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) tour itinerary planner .

New Delhi to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in March; daily highs in Kochi (Cochin) reach 39°C and lows reach 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre

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 25th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Revi Karunakaran Museum, kick back and relax at Alappuzha Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Marari Beach.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Alappuzha day trip site .

Drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Alappuzha in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Alappuzha are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach

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 26th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Tea Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens, then see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Munnar trip maker .

You can drive from Alappuzha to Munnar in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

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
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
On the 27th (Wed), make a trip to Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, kick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Pettah Shiva Temple, see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, then examine the collection at Napier Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Puthenthoppu Beach, and finally have fun and explore at Chacha Nehru Children’s Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip itinerary planning app .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Munnar to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kovalam
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach

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