8 days in Kerala Itinerary

8 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
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 15th (Tue): admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Kovalam online holiday maker.

Hyderabad to Kovalam is an approximately 4- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In September in Kovalam, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kovalam

Spas Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trip

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

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 17th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, then contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, then look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally take some stellar pictures from Chellarcovil View Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation, examine the collection at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Junction.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Thekkady trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Kovalam to Thekkady takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum ©
Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum

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.
On the 19th (Sat), delve into the lush surroundings at Photo Point, then get great views at Munnar Hill Station, then admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, and finally admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Tea Museum, then take in the awesome beauty at Ottakathala Medu Mountain Range, and then admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens.

Plan my day in Munnar using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Thekkady to Munnar in 3 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Munnar

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

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 21st (Mon): deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre, admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, then admire the landmark architecture of Mattancherry Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, and finally stop by Leens Export. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Jew Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Francis, then make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, and finally admire the masterpieces at Buddha Gallery.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Munnar to Kochi (Cochin) takes 4 hours. September in Kochi (Cochin) sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre

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