9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + taxi:  7​h 45​min
1
Kanyakumari
— 2 nights
bus + train:  2​h
2
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  2​h 45​min
3
Munnar
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari ©
Located at the most southerly point of mainland India, Kanyakumari has long attracted pilgrims and those keen to see the end of the road.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): stroll through Kanyakumari Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thanumalayan temple - Sthanumalayan Kovil, then explore the historical opulence of Padmanabhapuram Palace, and finally take some stellar pictures from Sunset View Point.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Kanyakumari holiday planner .

Mumbai to Kanyakumari is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Mumbai in October, plan for little chillier days in Kanyakumari, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Padmanabhapuram Palace
Highlights from your plan
Vivekananda Rock Memorial ©
Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach
Thiruvalluvar Statue ©
Thiruvalluvar Statue

1
night
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): stop by The Art of India and then revel in the low prices at Asparagus.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of bus and train from Kanyakumari to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Munnar.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Varkala Town, Lighthouse Beach
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Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Poovar Island ©
Poovar Island
The Art of India ©
The Art of India

3
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.
You've now added Alleppey Backwaters to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, take some stellar pictures from Munnar Hill Station, admire the sheer force of Attukal Waterfalls, and examine the collection at Tea Museum.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Munnar trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by combination of train, flight, and taxi from Kanyakumari to Munnar takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in November, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Alleppey Backwaters
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Chinnakanel Water Falls ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls
Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©

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 7th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Mattancherry Palace, gain insight at Kerala Kathakali Centre, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cherai Beach. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Jew Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, admire the striking features of Jeevamatha Church, then admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, then don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Francis.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Kochi (Cochin) online holiday builder .

Drive from Munnar to Kochi (Cochin) in 4 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Kochi (Cochin) can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets

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