7 days in Kerala Itinerary

7 days in Kerala Itinerary

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7 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: Nanded
Drive:  15​h 45​min
1
Alappuzha
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Kovalam
— 1 night
+3
taxi + Fly + taxi + train:  5​h
3
Kannur
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Kanhangad
— 1 night
Drive:  13​h 30​min
End: Nanded

1
day
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 5th (Sun), enjoy the sea views from Alappuzha Lighthouse, kick back and relax at Alappuzha Beach, and then kick back and relax at Marari Beach.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Alappuzha trip itinerary maker website .

Nanded to Alappuzha is an approximately 25.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kovalam.

Things to do in Alappuzha

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Alappuzha Lighthouse ©
Alappuzha Lighthouse

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.
On the 6th (Mon), enjoy the sea views from Vizhinjam Lighthouse, then kick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kovalam trip website .

Getting from Alappuzha to Kovalam by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Kovalam are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kanhangad.

Things to do in Kovalam

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Kannur

Kannur ©
A cultural capital on the state's relatively quiet northern coast, Kannur has long been associated with textile production and temple rituals, earning it the nickname, the "Land of Looms and Lores." Most Kannur itineraries will include observing theyyam rituals performed at the temples, where the traditions have origins dating back thousands of years.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple, and then make a trip to Sri Rajarajeswara Temple. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Tellicherry Fort, then visit a coastal fixture at Cannanore Lighthouse, then kick back and relax at Payyambalam Beach, and finally steep yourself in history at Fort St. Angelos.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kannur trip planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and train from Kovalam to Kannur takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and train; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kanhangad.

Things to do in Kannur

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trip

Parassinikadavu Muthappan Temple
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Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach ©
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach
Fort St. Angelos ©
Fort St. Angelos
Payyambalam Beach ©
Payyambalam Beach

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night
Kanhangad

Kanhangad ©
Kanhangad or Kanjangad is a major town and a municipality in the Kasaragod District, state of Kerala, India. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): kick back and relax at Bekal Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Kappil Beach, and then steep yourself in history at Bekal Fort.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kanhangad online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Kannur to Kanhangad in 2 hours. In August in Kanhangad, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 27°C at night. On the 10th (Fri), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Kanhangad

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trips

Bekal, Bekal Fort
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Bekal Beach ©
Bekal Beach
Bekal Fort ©
Bekal Fort
Kappil Beach ©
Kappil Beach

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