6 days in India Itinerary

6 days in India Itinerary

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6 days in India Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Thekkady
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Kovalam
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Ahmedabad

2
nights
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.
Attractions like Marari Beach and Chottanikkara Devi Temple make great kid-friendly stops. Do some cultural sightseeing at Jew Town and Church of Saint Francis. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Cherai Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mattancherry Palace, get engrossed in the history at Kerala Folklore Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. George Orthodox Koonan Kurish Old Syrian Church.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Kochi (Cochin) trip maker app .

Ahmedabad to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Ahmedabad in October, you will find days in Kochi (Cochin) are little chillier (36°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai 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.
On the 1st (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Munnar online sightseeing planner .

Drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar in 4 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature
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Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©

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 2nd (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction and then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Thekkady trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Munnar to Thekkady in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Wildlife Parks
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kovalam Beach, then kick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and finally examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Kovalam using our trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Kovalam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Kovalam, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach

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