7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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7 days in India Itinerary

Start: Madurai
1
Madurai
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Munnar
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Kumarakom
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Kovalam
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)


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1
night
Madurai

Madurai ©
One of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, Madurai sits on the banks of the River Vaigai and serves as a center of Tamil culture.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Meenakshi Temple and then see the interesting displays at Gandhi Memorial Museum.

Make your Madurai itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Madurai. In March in Madurai, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Munnar.

Things to do in Madurai

Historic Sites Museums
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Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Gandhi Memorial Museum
Gandhi Memorial 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 25th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Tea Museum, admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens, then see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Munnar route builder website .

Drive from Madurai to Munnar in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In March, daytime highs in Munnar are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kumarakom.

Things to do in Munnar

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

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 27th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Bay Island Driftwood Museum and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kumarakom trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Munnar to Kumarakom in 4.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Kumarakom are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Kumarakom

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Bay Island Driftwood Museum
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Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary ©
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
Bay Island Driftwood Museum ©
Bay Island Driftwood Museum

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): explore the activities along Vellayani Lake and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Samudra Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hawa Beach.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kovalam trip planner .

You can drive from Kumarakom to Kovalam in 4.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Kovalam are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. On the 30th (Sat), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Kovalam

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Hawa Beach ©
Hawa Beach

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