7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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7 days in India Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Kovalam
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  3​h 15​min
2
Thekkady
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Kumarakom
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Munnar
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Ahmedabad

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kovalam trip itinerary builder tool .

Ahmedabad to Kovalam is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Ahmedabad in October, expect nights in Kovalam to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kovalam

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Spas

2
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): look and learn at Green land spice garden, take some stellar pictures from Chellarkovil Viewpoint, then contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary and then identify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Thekkady online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Kovalam to Thekkady takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kumarakom.

Things to do in Thekkady

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

1
night
Kumarakom

Kumarakom ©
Kumarakom features one of Kerala's most scenic lakes as the backdrop and serves as a gateway to the area's famous backwaters.
On the 29th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Kumaramangalam Subramanyaswamy Temple, identify plant and animal life at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, then examine the collection at Bay Island Driftwood Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Kerala Album Art Gallery.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kumarakom day trip site .

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Kumarakom takes 3.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Munnar.

Things to do in Kumarakom

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Bay Island Driftwood Museum
Highlights from your plan
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary ©
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
Bay Island Driftwood Museum ©
Bay Island Driftwood Museum

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens, take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at C.S.I Christ Church, and finally see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Thu): view the masterpieces at Mistletoe art Gallery, see the interesting displays at Tea Museum, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Munnar trip planning app .

You can drive from Kumarakom to Munnar in 4 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Munnar can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©

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