7 days in Kerala Itinerary

7 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kovalam
— 1 night
2
Alappuzha
— 2 nights
3
Devikulam
— 1 night
4
Thekkady
— 2 nights

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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 29th (Mon): kick back and relax at Samudra Beach and then admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, and then kick back and relax at Hawa Beach.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kovalam trip maker.

Bengaluru to Kovalam is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Bengaluru in April since evenings lows in Kovalam dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Kovalam

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Hawa Beach ©
Hawa Beach
Samudra Beach ©
Samudra Beach

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Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Kumaramangalam Subramanyaswamy Temple, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, and then kick back and relax at Marari Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jain Temple, Alleppey, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Alappuzha Beach.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Alappuzha itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kovalam to Alappuzha in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or fly. In April, daytime highs in Alappuzha are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Devikulam.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kumarakom, Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

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Devikulam

Devikulam ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chokramudi Peak and then admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Devikulam trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Alappuzha to Devikulam takes 5 hours. In May in Devikulam, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Devikulam

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Munnar
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Chokramudi Peak ©
Chokramudi Peak

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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 4th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Elephant Junction and then look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve. On the next day, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, get great views at Chellarcovil View Point, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally admire the natural beauty at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Thekkady route planner.

You can drive from Devikulam to Thekkady in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thekkady

Wildlife Parks Spas
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Elephant Junction ©
Elephant Junction
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

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