9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
2
Alappuzha
— 2 nights
3
Munnar
— 1 night
4
Kovalam
— Few hours
5
Kanyakumari
— 1 night
6
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take a stroll through Jew Town and then stroll through Cherai Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) day trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Kochi (Cochin). In August, daily temperatures in Kochi (Cochin) can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Jew Town ©
Jew Town

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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.
On the 25th (Sun), stroll through Marari Beach and then kick back and relax at Alappuzha Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Kumaramangalam Subramanyaswamy Temple, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Thottappally Beach.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Alappuzha online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Kochi (Cochin) to Alappuzha takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Alappuzha can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Tue) before leaving for Munnar.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kumarakom, Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary ©
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

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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.
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Traveling by bus from Alappuzha to Munnar takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Munnar

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Swiftlet Cave Munnar ©
Swiftlet Cave Munnar

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hours
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.
For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Kovalam online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Munnar to Kovalam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. August in Kovalam sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll set off for Kanyakumari on the 28th (Wed).

Things to do in Kovalam

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
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Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari ©
Located at the most southerly point of mainland India, Kanyakumari has long attracted pilgrims and those keen to see the end of the road.
For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Kanyakumari trip builder site.

Traveling by train from Kovalam to Kanyakumari takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Kanyakumari

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Kanyakumari Beach ©
Kanyakumari Beach
Sunset View Point ©
Sunset View Point
Vivekananda Rock Memorial ©
Vivekananda Rock Memorial

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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 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Rehabilitation Centre and then look for all kinds of wild species at Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip planner.

You can take a train from Kanyakumari to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trip

Varkala Beach
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Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

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