7 days in Kerala Itinerary

7 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly + Taxi:  4 h 30 min
1
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
2
Thekkady
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Kovalam
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Ahmedabad

1
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.
On the 17th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens. Keep things going the next day: take a peaceful walk through Photo Point, admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, then get great views at Munnar Hill Station, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Munnar trip planning website.

Ahmedabad to Munnar is an approximately 4.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Ahmedabad in May, expect nights in Munnar to be about the same, around 29°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 39°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Munnar Hill Station ©
Munnar Hill Station

2
nights
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 19th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church, then look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, then explore the activities along Periyar Lake, and finally experience rural life at Spice Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Junction, examine the collection at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Thekkady trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Kovalam.

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
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 21st (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, then see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and finally kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach.

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You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Kovalam in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Kovalam

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace

2
nights
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), visit Jew Town and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mattancherry Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, then make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kochi (Cochin) trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Kovalam to Kochi (Cochin) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in May, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue

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