7 days in Kerala Itinerary

7 days in Kerala Itinerary

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7 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: Kochi (Cochin)
Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
Munnar
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
2
Alappuzha
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Kovalam
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
End: Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at C.S.I Christ Church. On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Swiftlet Cave Munnar, then take a stroll around Kalari Kshethra, then look for gifts at Tata Tea Outlet, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Mount Carmel Church &Mount Carmel Pilgrim Centre.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Munnar online vacation planner .

Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar is an approximately 4-hour car ride. In October, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Munnar

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Swiftlet Cave Munnar ©
Swiftlet Cave Munnar
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum
C.S.I Christ Church ©
C.S.I Christ Church

1
night
Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
On the 8th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Alappuzha online driving holiday planner .

Take a bus from Munnar to Alappuzha in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in October, and nighttime lows around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kovalam.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Historic Sites
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Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple ©
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple

3
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.
Rock cut temple and Kovalam Avaduthura Devi Temple will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Kovalam Beach and Adimalathura Beach. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, explore the activities along Karamana River, stroll through Hawa Beach, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kovalam trip builder website .

Traveling by car from Alappuzha to Kovalam takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Kovalam sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 76°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Rock cut temple, Chowara Beach
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Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Hawa Beach ©
Hawa Beach

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