7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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7 days in India Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
train:  1​h
2
Alappuzha
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
3
Munnar
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Thekkady
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  5​h
End: Ahmedabad

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 22nd (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Saint Francis and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Vasco da Gama Square, make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, then deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, and finally don't miss a visit to Jew Town.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) vacation builder app .

Ahmedabad to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Ahmedabad in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Kochi (Cochin), with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Spas
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre

2
nights
Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Marari Beach, stroll through Alappuzha Beach, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kayamkulam Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Edathua Church, make a trip to Golden Flower Hall, make a trip to Kuttikattu Sree Bhadra Kali Devi Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temple, Alleppey, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Alappuzha trip itinerary site .

You can take a train from Kochi (Cochin) to Alappuzha in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can take a bus to Munnar.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

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.
On the 26th (Tue), see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, then take some stellar pictures from Munnar Hill Station, and then admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Tata Tea Outlet, then examine the collection at Tea Museum, and then explore the striking landscape of Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.

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Traveling by bus from Alappuzha to Munnar takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©

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night
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 28th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, then explore the activities along Periyar Lake, then admire the natural beauty at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation, and finally get great views at Chellarcovil View Point.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Thekkady route builder tool .

Drive from Munnar to Thekkady in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

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