8 days in Kerala Itinerary

8 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Munnar
— Few hours
2
Thekkady
— 2 nights
3
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
4
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): examine the collection at Tea Museum, then view the masterpieces at Mistletoe art Gallery, and then look for gifts at Tata Tea Outlet.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Munnar travel route planning tool.

Nagpur to Munnar is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Nagpur in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Munnar, with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Munnar

Museums · Shopping
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Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum
Mistletoe art Gallery ©
Mistletoe art Gallery

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 (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Abraham's Spice Garden, identify plant and animal life at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Junction, and then take some stellar pictures from Chellarcovil View Point.

Plan trip to Thekkady with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Munnar to Thekkady in 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 16 — 18:
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Abraham's Spice Garden ©
Abraham's Spice Garden
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

2
nights
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.
On the 19th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, then examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple. On your second day here, examine the collection at Napier Museum, look for gifts at Sarwaa, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ananthankadu Nagaraja Temple.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. November in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Museums · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Kovalam
Find places to stay Nov 18 — 20:
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace

3
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Marari Beach and Cherai Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Paradesi Synagogue and Kerala Museum. Step out of Kochi (Cochin) to go to Cherthala and see St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at LuLu Mall, explore the world behind art at Kerala Folklore Museum, take in the exciting artwork at David Hall Gallery & Cafe, and browse the exhibits of Kashi Art Gallery.

To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kochi (Cochin) travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kochi (Cochin) in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Kochi (Cochin) can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Shopping · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Marari Beach, St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 23:
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LuLu Mall ©
LuLu Mall
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach

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