6 days in Kerala, Chennai & Mumbai Itinerary

6 days in Kerala, Chennai & Mumbai Itinerary

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Thekkady
— 1 night
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Chennai
— 1 night
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Mumbai
— 2 nights
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Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©

Evergreen City of India

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) holiday planner.

Colombo, Sri Lanka to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in March, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas
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Architectural Building
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
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Spa
Spas
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Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
On the 7th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation, then contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church.

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

Drive from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Thekkady in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Chennai.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites
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Wildlife Area
Periyar Tiger Reserve
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Water Body
Periyar Lake
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Chennai

Chennai ©

Detroit of South Asia

Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of San Thome Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapaleeshwarar Temple, then stroll through Marina Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parthasarathy Temple.

Plan my day in Chennai using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Chennai in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Chennai can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Religious Site
Kapaleeshwarar Temple
4.6
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Beach
Marina Beach
3.4
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Religious Site
Parthasarathy Temple
4.7

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Mumbai

Mumbai ©

Gateway to India

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 9th (Mon), make a trip to Dhobi Ghat, then get engrossed in the history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, then appreciate the history behind Gateway of India, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link, take an in-depth tour of Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, then cruise along Marine Drive, then admire the landmark architecture of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Crawford Market.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Mumbai trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Chennai to Mumbai in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Mumbai can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Mumbai

Outdoors · Museums · Scenic Drive · Tours
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Must see
Gateway of India
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Scenic Drive
Marine Drive
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Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin) ©

Queen of the Arabian Sea

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 11th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, then admire the striking features of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, and finally gain insight at Kerala Kathakali Centre.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kochi (Cochin) trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Mumbai to Kochi (Cochin) takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Mumbai in March since evenings lows in Kochi (Cochin) dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

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Religious Site
Paradesi Synagogue
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Educational Site
Kerala Kathakali Centre
4.3

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