6 days in Munnar & Thekkady Itinerary

6 days in Munnar & Thekkady Itinerary

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6 days in Munnar & Thekkady Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + taxi:  3​h 45​min
1
Munnar
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Thekkady
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Pune

2
nights
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.
Shop till you drop at Tata Tea Outlet and Mistletoe art Gallery. Treat yourself to a day of pampering on the 26th (Sun) at some of the best spas. Spend the 27th (Mon) exploring nature at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park. There's more to do: get into the urban bustle at Kalari Kshethra and take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Munnar attractions planner .

Pune to Munnar is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In May, daily temperatures in Munnar can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Spas
Highlights from your plan
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Kalari Kshethra ©
Kalari Kshethra
Spas

3
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Thekkady is known for wildlife, nature, nightlife, parks, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, take some stellar pictures from Chellarkovil Viewpoint, delve into the lush surroundings at Periyar Tiger Reserve forest, and contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Thekkady trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Munnar to Thekkady in 3.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Abraham's Spice Garden ©
Abraham's Spice Garden
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

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