6 days in Kerala Itinerary

6 days in Kerala Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kerala travel route maker

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

6 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Thekkady
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

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.
For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) trip itinerary planning app .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Kochi (Cochin), with lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Chottanikkara Devi Temple ©
Chottanikkara Devi Temple
Edappally Church Complex ©
Edappally Church Complex
Kashi Art Gallery ©
Kashi Art Gallery

2
nights
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 24th (Wed): examine the collection at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum, examine the collection at The Periyar Interpretation Centre, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve. Here are some ideas for day two: see the sky in a new way at Green land spice garden, admire the natural beauty at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation, and then identify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Thekkady trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

2
nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
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 26th (Fri): admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Vizhinjam Lighthouse. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Priyadarshini Planetarium, examine the collection at Napier Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. July in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Kovalam
Highlights from your plan
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Vizhinjam Lighthouse ©
Vizhinjam Lighthouse

Similar Plans

7 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM HONG KONG June, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA September, teens, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA June, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans