6 days in South India Itinerary

6 days in South India Itinerary

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6 days in South India Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly + taxi:  8​h
1
Munnar
— Few hours
2
Munnar
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

few
hours
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 15th (Wed): stroll through Blossom Hydel Park and then see the interesting displays at Tea Museum.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Munnar road trip website .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Munnar is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. While traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta), expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Munnar, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Munnar.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Museums
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Blossom Hydel Park ©
Blossom Hydel Park
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

3
nights
Munnar

Munnar ©
Kids will enjoy Climbing Tours and Chinnakanel Water Falls. When in Munnar, make a side trip to see Anayirankal Dam Reservoir in Idukki, approximately 58 minutes away. See some other sides of Munnar: admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at C.S.I Christ Church, take in the exciting artwork at Mistletoe art Gallery, and get outside with Ideal Safari.

Plan trip to Munnar with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Munnar

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Anayirankal Dam Reservoir
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Chinnakanel Water Falls ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls
Anayirankal Dam Reservoir ©
Anayirankal Dam Reservoir

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Cherai Beach, then admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, and then explore and take pictures at Kerala Kathakali Centre.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) trip builder .

You can drive from Munnar to Kochi (Cochin) in 2.5 hours. In May in Kochi (Cochin), expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre

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