4 days in Thekkady, Alappuzha & Kochi (Cochin) Itinerary

4 days in Thekkady, Alappuzha & Kochi (Cochin) Itinerary

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Thekkady
— 1 night
2
Alappuzha
— 1 night
3
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night

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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 31st (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation.

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Bengaluru to Thekkady is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trip

Parunthumpara
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Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation ©
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation
Abraham's Spice Garden ©
Abraham's Spice Garden
Spice Walk ©
Spice Walk

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Subramanya Swami Temple.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Alappuzha online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Thekkady to Alappuzha in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. January in Alappuzha sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Alappuzha

Historic Sites
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Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple ©
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple
Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple ©
Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple

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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.
On the 3rd (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shiva Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiva Temple Ernakulam , thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chottanikkara Devi Temple, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) online journey planner.

Getting from Alappuzha to Kochi (Cochin) by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Shiva Temple Ernakulam
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Chottanikkara Devi Temple ©
Chottanikkara Devi Temple
Shiva Temple ©
Shiva Temple
Shiva Temple Ernakulam	©
Shiva Temple Ernakulam

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