9 days in New Delhi, Munnar & Kalpetta Itinerary

9 days in New Delhi, Munnar & Kalpetta Itinerary

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9 days in New Delhi, Munnar & Kalpetta Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
1
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  6​h 30​min
2
Munnar
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
3
Kalpetta
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like KidZania Delhi NCR and ISKCON Noida. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akshardham, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar, and steep yourself in history at India Gate.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our New Delhi trip itinerary builder site .

September in New Delhi sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks

Side Trip

Noida
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
KidZania Delhi NCR ©
KidZania Delhi NCR
Jantar Mantar ©
Jantar Mantar

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Chinnakanel Water Falls and Anayirankal Dam Reservoir. And it doesn't end there: see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, take in the dramatic scenery at Attukal Waterfalls, admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens, and take some stellar pictures from Munnar Hill Station.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Munnar trip builder site .

Getting from New Delhi to Munnar by combination of flight and taxi takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from New Delhi in September, expect nights in Munnar to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are slightly colder, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kalpetta.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Anayirankal Dam Reservoir
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Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls
Anayirankal Dam Reservoir ©
Anayirankal Dam Reservoir

3
nights
Kalpetta

Kalpetta ©
One of the district's main tourist hubs, Kalpetta offers easy access to a number of man-made and natural attractions.
On the 3rd (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Banasura Spices Garden, admire the engineering at Banasurasagar Dam, then take in panoramic vistas at Lakkidi View Point, and finally explore the activities along Pookot Lake. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thrissillery Shiva Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thirunelli Temple, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Edakkal Caves.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Kalpetta trip planner.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Munnar to Kalpetta in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Kalpetta, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kalpetta

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Banasura Spices Garden, Banasurasagar Dam, Thrissillery Shiva Temple
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Banasurasagar Dam ©
Banasurasagar Dam
Thirunelli Temple ©
Thirunelli Temple
Pookot Lake ©
Pookot Lake

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