6 days in Kerala Itinerary

6 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Kochi (Cochin)
— Few hours
2
Munnar
— 2 nights
3
Thekkady
— 2 nights
4
Kovalam
— 1 night

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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.
On the 10th (Mon), explore the galleries of Kerala Folklore Museum and then don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) travel route planning app.

Hyderabad to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Hyderabad in May, plan for slightly colder days in Kochi (Cochin), with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kerala Folklore Museum ©
Kerala Folklore Museum
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets

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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 11th (Tue): examine the collection at Tea Museum, thenadmire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens, thenadmire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens, and finally get great views at Pothamedu Viewpoint. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, thentake some stellar pictures from Munnar Hill Station, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Photo Point.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Munnar trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar takes 4 hours. May in Munnar sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Munnar Hill Station ©
Munnar Hill Station

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Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): examine the collection at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum, thenidentify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction, and then experience rural life at Philip's Natural Honey And Bee Farm. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation, explore the activities along Periyar Lake, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church, thentake some stellar pictures from Chellarcovil View Point, and finally contemplate the long history of Shiny Tours & Travals.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Thekkady trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Munnar to Thekkady by car takes about 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction
Chellarcovil View Point ©
Chellarcovil View Point

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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.
On the 15th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kovalam road trip planning app.

Drive from Thekkady to Kovalam in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In May, daytime highs in Kovalam are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Highlights from your plan
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace

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