6 days in New Delhi & Kerala Itinerary

6 days in New Delhi & Kerala Itinerary

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New Delhi
— 2 nights
2
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 day
3
Thekkady
— 1 night
4
Kovalam
— 1 night

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Spas and Walking tours. The adventure continues: stop by Hauz Khas Village, take in the spiritual surroundings of Humayun's Tomb, steep yourself in history at Rajpath, and admire the landmark architecture of Rashtrapati Bhavan.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read New Delhi online driving holiday planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to New Delhi. In September, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in New Delhi

Tours · Spas · Historic Sites
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Spas
Hauz Khas Village ©
Hauz Khas Village

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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 13th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vallarpadam Church, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) trip planner.

You can fly from New Delhi to Kochi (Cochin) in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from New Delhi, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Kochi (Cochin), ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Tours · Spas · Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Spas
Vallarpadam Church ©
Vallarpadam Church

1
night
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 14th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Junction and then look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Thekkady sightseeing website.

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Wildlife · Parks
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction

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Kovalam

Kovalam ©
Famous for the groves of coconut trees from which it takes its name, Kovalam offers a long, white sandy beach on the Arabian Sea.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, then kick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Kovalam trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Thekkady to Kovalam by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Spas
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

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