6 days in Kerala Itinerary

6 days in Kerala Itinerary

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6 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Kumarakom
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Munnar
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cherai Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre, make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mattancherry Palace, and finally make a trip to Jew Town.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) journey maker app .

Bengaluru to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Kochi (Cochin) when traveling from Bengaluru in October, with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kumarakom.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue

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nights
Kumarakom

Kumarakom ©
Kumarakom features one of Kerala's most scenic lakes as the backdrop and serves as a gateway to the area's famous backwaters.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Kumaramangalam Subramanyaswamy Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Marari Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shiva Temple Ernakulam . Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Kumarakom Beach, identify plant and animal life at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Vaikom Mahadeva Temple.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kumarakom day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Kumarakom takes 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can go by car to Munnar.

Things to do in Kumarakom

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Vaikom Mahadeva Temple, Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Vaikom Mahadeva Temple ©
Vaikom Mahadeva Temple
Shiva Temple Ernakulam	©
Shiva Temple Ernakulam

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Chinnakanel Water Falls, take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, then pause for some serene contemplation at C.S.I Christ Church, and finally admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Munnar itinerary site .

Getting from Kumarakom to Munnar by car takes about 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 28th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Chinnakanel Water Falls ©
Chinnakanel Water Falls
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam

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