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
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
train:  2​h
4
Kovalam
— 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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): admire the striking features of Mattancherry Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, and then look for gifts at ViaKerala Shop.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip 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. Traveling from New Delhi in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Kochi (Cochin): highs are around 37°C and lows about 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to catch the train 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 23rd (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Edathua Church, don't miss a visit to Kuttikattu Sree Bhadra Kali Devi Temple, then stroll through Alappuzha Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Marari Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Alappuzha trip maker tool .

Traveling by train from Kochi (Cochin) to Alappuzha takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Alappuzha can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Edathua Church ©
Edathua Church

1
night
Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari ©
Located at the most southerly point of mainland India, Kanyakumari has long attracted pilgrims and those keen to see the end of the road.
On the 24th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhagavathy Amman Temple, pause for some photo ops at Thiruvalluvar Statue, then make a trip to Vivekananda Rock Memorial, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kanyakumari Beach, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Xavier Church.

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Traveling by car from Alappuzha to Kanyakumari takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. November in Kanyakumari sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach
Vivekananda Rock Memorial ©
Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Thiruvalluvar Statue ©
Thiruvalluvar Statue

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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 25th (Mon): kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lighthouse Beach, then examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple, then examine the collection at Napier Museum, then meet the residents at Thiruvananthapuram Zoo, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kovalam itinerary app .

Take a train from Kanyakumari to Kovalam in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, daytime highs in Kovalam are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©

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