7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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7 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  4​h
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Kovalam
— 1 night
Train:  2​h
3
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Alappuzha
— 2 nights
Bus:  2​h 45​min
5
Munnar
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

1
night
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, Poovar Backwater Cruise, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): boost your wellbeing at Ayurarogyam Wellness Centre and then enjoy the sea views from Vizhinjam Lighthouse. On your second day here, get a new perspective on things with Poovar Backwater Cruise, examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, then admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and finally stop by Sarwaa.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip planner .

Mumbai to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in November, expect nights in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to be somewhat warmer, around 28°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Vizhinjam Lighthouse ©
Vizhinjam Lighthouse
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bodhi Dharma Wellness Center. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kovalam Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Bodhi Dharma Wellness Center.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kovalam route tool .

You can drive from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kovalam in an hour. In November in Kovalam, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kanyakumari.

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Bodhi Dharma Wellness Center ©
Bodhi Dharma Wellness Center

1
night
Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari ©
Located at the most southerly point of mainland India, Kanyakumari has long attracted pilgrims and those keen to see the end of the road.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Marungoor Murugan Temple, Our Lady of Ransom Church, Kanyakumari Beach, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): make a trip to Vivekananda Rock Memorial, enjoy the sand and surf at Kanyakumari Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Ransom Church, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marungoor Murugan Temple.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Kanyakumari trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by train from Kovalam to Kanyakumari takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, daily temperatures in Kanyakumari can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Historic Sites Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Our Lady of Ransom Church ©
Our Lady of Ransom Church
Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach
Vivekananda Rock Memorial ©
Vivekananda Rock Memorial

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.
Pulickattil The Handicraft Shop has been added to your itinerary. On the 27th (Wed), see the interesting displays at International Coir Museum, then stroll through Marari Beach, and then stop by Pulickattil The Handicraft Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Subramanya Swami Temple, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Forane Church.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Alappuzha tour planner .

Traveling by car from Kanyakumari to Alappuzha takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Alappuzha can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Munnar.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
Highlights from your plan
Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple ©
Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
International Coir Museum ©
International Coir Museum

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night
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.
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): examine the collection at Tea Museum and then explore the striking landscape of Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Munnar trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by bus from Alappuzha to Munnar takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in November, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

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