4 days in Kerala Itinerary

4 days in Kerala Itinerary

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4 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  5 h 15 min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Thekkady
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Kovalam
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
End: New Delhi

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night
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 1st (Thu): wander the streets of Jew Town.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) road trip app.

New Delhi to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 5.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from New Delhi in October, expect nights in Kochi (Cochin) to be somewhat warmer, around 28°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Spas
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Jew Town ©
Jew Town

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Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, then explore the activities along Periyar Lake, then look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourde's Roman Catholic Latin Church.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Thekkady online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Thekkady takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lighthouse Beach, then admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kovalam road trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Kovalam in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October in Kovalam, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

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

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