7 days in Munnar, Thekkady & Alappuzha District Itinerary

7 days in Munnar, Thekkady & Alappuzha District Itinerary

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Munnar
— 2 nights
2
Thekkady
— 2 nights
3
Alappuzha
— 2 nights

2
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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.
see Off-Road Tours. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, get great views at Munnar Hill Station, delve into the lush surroundings at Photo Point, and see the interesting displays at Tea Museum.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Munnar travel itinerary planner.

Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar is an approximately 4-hour car ride. In August, daily temperatures in Munnar can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Off-Road Tours
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam

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 20th (Thu): explore the activities along Periyar Lake, identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally stop by Tropical Chocolate Factory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mangladevi Temple, identify plant and animal life at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, and then take some stellar pictures from Chellarcovil View Point.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Thekkady tour planning tool.

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks · Wildlife · Spas
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Mangladevi Temple ©
Mangladevi Temple

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): get outside with Outdoor Activities, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temple, Alleppey, and finally kick back and relax at Alappuzha Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): kick back and relax at Marari Beach and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mararikulam Mahadeva Temple.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Alappuzha trip maker.

Getting from Thekkady to Alappuzha by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Mararikulam
Highlights from your plan
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple ©
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple
Kayaking & Canoeing

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