8 days in Ahmedabad & Kerala Itinerary

8 days in Ahmedabad & Kerala Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Ahmedabad
— 1 day
2
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
3
Kovalam
— 1 night
4
Thekkady
— 2 nights
5
Munnar
— 2 nights

1
day
Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): explore the activities along Kankaria Lake, thensnap pictures at Dandi Bridge, thencontemplate the long history of Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Sabarmati Riverfront.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ahmedabad road trip planning tool.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Ahmedabad. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Kankaria Lake ©
Kankaria Lake
Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home ©
Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home
Sabarmati Riverfront ©
Sabarmati Riverfront

2
nights
Kochi (Cochin)

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, thenmake a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, and finally deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Buddha Gallery, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, wander the streets of Jew Town, thenadmire the striking features of Jeevamatha Church, and finally browse the different shops at LuLu Mall.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Kochi (Cochin) using our trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Ahmedabad to Kochi (Cochin) takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Ahmedabad in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Kochi (Cochin), with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre

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 22nd (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, stroll through Lighthouse Beach, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

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Fly from Kochi (Cochin) to Kovalam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kovalam

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
On the 23rd (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, thenidentify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Junction, thenrelax in the rural setting at Spice Cloud, and then take some stellar pictures from Chellarcovil View Point.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Thekkady route maker.

Getting from Kovalam to Thekkady by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

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 (Tue): see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour and then admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Tea Museum, see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, and then get great views at Munnar Hill Station.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Munnar trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Munnar takes 3 hours. February in Munnar sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

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