5 days in Kerala Itinerary

5 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Start: Chandigarh
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 1 night
Fly + Taxi:  2 h 45 min
2
Munnar
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Chandigarh

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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

To see maps and other tourist information, read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) day trip planning app.

Chandigarh to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 7- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. April in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Munnar.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Museums Historic Sites
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Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): examine the collection at Tea Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at C.S.I Christ Church, and then admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens, delve into the lush surroundings at Photo Point, and then admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam.

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Do a combination of flight and taxi from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Munnar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or drive. April in Munnar sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Museums
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

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Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake and then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Thekkady trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Munnar to Thekkady takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

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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.
On the 25th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, admire the landmark architecture of Mattancherry Palace, then gain insight at Kerala Kathakali Centre, then don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Saint Francis.

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Traveling by car from Thekkady to Kochi (Cochin) takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in April, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Mattancherry Palace ©
Mattancherry Palace

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