5 days in Kochi (Cochin) & Thrissur Itinerary

5 days in Kochi (Cochin) & Thrissur Itinerary

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5 days in Kochi (Cochin) & Thrissur Itinerary

Start: Kochi (Cochin)
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Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 15 min
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Thrissur
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
End: Kochi (Cochin)

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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.
You've added Seasonz India, LuLu Mall, Fort Kochi Beach, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): buy something for everyone on your list at LuLu Mall, head off the coast to Bolgatty Island, stroll through Fort Kochi Beach, do sightseeing your way with Seasonz India, then wander the streets of Jew Town, and finally make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Mattancherry Palace, then view the masterpieces at David Hall Gallery & Cafe, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Francis, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Cathedral Basilica, Ernakulam.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) trip maker.

If you are flying in from Thailand, the closest major aiport is Cochin International Airport. In January, daytime highs in Kochi (Cochin) are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Thrissur.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

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Fort Kochi Beach ©
Fort Kochi Beach
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Jew Town ©
Jew Town

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Thrissur

Thrissur ©
One of the oldest and largest cities in the center of the state, Thrissur hosts a wealth of festivals throughout the year.
On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Camp Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta), then admire the striking features of Guruvayur Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Thrissur trip planner.

You can take a train from Kochi (Cochin) to Thrissur in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In January in Thrissur, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time for the train ride back home.

Things to do in Thrissur

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Guruvayur
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Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram ©
Mammiyur Mahadeva Kshetram
Guruvayur Temple ©
Guruvayur Temple
Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta) ©
Punnathur Kotta (Anakkotta)

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