6 days in Kerala Itinerary

6 days in Kerala Itinerary

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6 days in Kerala Itinerary

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

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.
On the 6th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, then take in the exciting artwork at Kashi Art Gallery, and then stop by Waltons Boutique. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at LuLu Mall, kick back and relax at Cherai Beach, and then admire the masterpieces at Kerala Folklore Museum.

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Mumbai to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight, taxi, and subway. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Mumbai in November: highs in Kochi (Cochin) hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Shopping Parks Beaches
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Kashi Art Gallery ©
Kashi Art Gallery
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue

3
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Escape the urban bustle at Periyar Tiger Reserve and Elephant Junction. Get some historical perspective at Mangala Devi Temple and Mangladevi Temple. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Abraham's Spice Garden, contemplate the long history of Shiny Tours & Travals, contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, and look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary.

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Drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Abraham's Spice Garden ©
Abraham's Spice Garden
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): kick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, then admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and finally see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace.

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Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Kovalam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In November, daily temperatures in Kovalam can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Highlights from your plan
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach

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