6 days in Munnar, Alappuzha & Kovalam Itinerary

6 days in Munnar, Alappuzha & Kovalam Itinerary

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6 days in Munnar, Alappuzha & Kovalam Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  6​h 30​min
1
Munnar
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
2
Alappuzha
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Kovalam
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: New Delhi

2
nights
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 19th (Wed), see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and then get into the urban bustle at Kalari Kshethra.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Munnar travel route planning app .

New Delhi to Munnar is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from New Delhi in June: high temperatures in Munnar hover around 35°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Munnar

Tours Outdoors Shopping
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Climbing Tours
Kalari Kshethra ©
Kalari Kshethra

1
night
Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Marari Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Alappuzha Beach, and then stop by Pulickattil The Handicraft Shop.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Alappuzha holiday maker site .

Getting from Munnar to Alappuzha by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. June in Alappuzha sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Kovalam.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Pulickattil The Handicraft Shop ©
Pulickattil The Handicraft Shop

2
nights
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.
Shop till you drop at Sarwaa and Saphalyam Shopping Complex. Get in touch with nature at Kovalam Beach and Samudra Beach. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, browse the eclectic array of goods at Vizhinjam Fishing Harbour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and head outdoors with Golden Sand Beach Resort.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kovalam travel planner.

Traveling by car from Alappuzha to Kovalam takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Kovalam are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Hawa Beach ©
Hawa Beach

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