5 days in Kochi (Cochin) & Kumarakom Itinerary

5 days in Kochi (Cochin) & Kumarakom Itinerary

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5 days in Kochi (Cochin) & Kumarakom Itinerary

Start: Kochi (Cochin)
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Kumarakom
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Kochi (Cochin)

1
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Experience Kerala Holiday Planners. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): surround yourself with nature on Experience Kerala Holiday Planners. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, enjoy the sand and surf at Cherai Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiva Temple.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) vacation planning tool .

Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Experience Kerala Holiday Planners ©
Experience Kerala Holiday Planners
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Shiva Temple ©
Shiva Temple

3
nights
Kumarakom

Kumarakom ©
Kumarakom features one of Kerala's most scenic lakes as the backdrop and serves as a gateway to the area's famous backwaters.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shiva Temple Ernakulam , stroll through Marari Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Kumaramangalam Subramanyaswamy Temple. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vaikom Mahadeva Temple, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Mararikulam Beach.

For maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kumarakom online journey planner .

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Kumarakom takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Kumarakom can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Kumarakom

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Mararikulam, Vaikom Mahadeva Temple
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Mararikulam Beach ©
Mararikulam Beach
Vaikom Mahadeva Temple ©
Vaikom Mahadeva Temple

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