9 days in Jaipur & Kerala Itinerary

9 days in Jaipur & Kerala Itinerary

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9 days in Jaipur & Kerala Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Jaipur
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  6​h 30​min
2
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
5
Kovalam
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  1​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

3
nights
Jaipur

Jaipur ©
Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
Explore hidden gems such as Balloon Rides and Spas & Wellness. Kids will appreciate attractions like Jantar Mantar - Jaipur and Elefriend. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Amber Fort, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Moti Dungari Temple, don't miss a visit to Jagat Shiromani Ji Temple, and see the interesting displays at Jaipur Wax Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Jaipur day trip planner.

Bengaluru to Jaipur is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Jaipur are 44°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Munnar.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

1
night
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 25th (Wed), take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Munnar online trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Jaipur to Munnar in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Jaipur in April, you will find days in Munnar are little chillier (40°C), and nights are about the same (29°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Rose Gardens ©
Rose Gardens

1
night
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 27th (Fri): explore and take pictures at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation and then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Thekkady trip app .

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve

2
nights
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 28th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, view the masterpieces at Kashi Art Gallery, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) online attractions planner .

You can drive from Thekkady to Kochi (Cochin) in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In April, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Tours Museums Shopping
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Walking tours
Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica ©
Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica
Kashi Art Gallery ©
Kashi Art Gallery

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 29th (Sun), relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, and then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach. On your second day here, make a trip to Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, stop by Keralashopee, then make a trip to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, then admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and finally kick back and relax at Shanghumukham Beach.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kovalam trip itinerary maker website .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kochi (Cochin) to Kovalam in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In April in Kovalam, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Attukal Bhagavathy Temple ©
Attukal Bhagavathy Temple
Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple ©
Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple

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