7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kumarakom
— 2 nights
2
Alappuzha
— 1 night
3
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
4
Vagamon
— 1 night
5
Munnar
— 1 night

2
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Kumaramangalam Subramanyaswamy Temple and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kerala Backwaters.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kumarakom trip planner.

Lucknow to Kumarakom is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Lucknow in December, expect nights in Kumarakom to be much hotter, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Kumarakom

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Vaikom Mahadeva Temple, Kerala Backwaters
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Kerala Backwaters ©
Kerala Backwaters
Vaikom Mahadeva Temple ©
Vaikom Mahadeva Temple
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary ©
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

1
night
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 11th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jain Temple, Alleppey, thenget a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Alappuzha Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Marari Beach.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Alappuzha attractions planning app.

Traveling by car from Kumarakom to Alappuzha takes an hour. December in Alappuzha sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can take a train to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Alappuzha

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, thenmake a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, and finally deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip site.

You can take a train from Alappuzha to Kochi (Cochin) in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Kochi (Cochin) are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Vagamon.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites
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Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre

1
night
Vagamon

Vagamon ©
Once used by the British for growing tea plantations, Vagamon remains untouched by commercialization and modern influences.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vagamon Kurisumala and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pattumala Matha Church.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Vagamon trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Kochi (Cochin) to Vagamon takes 3 hours. In December in Vagamon, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Vagamon

Historic Sites
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Pattumala Matha Church ©
Pattumala Matha Church
Vagamon Kurisumala ©
Vagamon Kurisumala

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): admire the engineering at Mattupetty Dam, admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens, and then admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Munnar trip planning tool.

You can drive from Vagamon to Munnar in 4 hours. In December in Munnar, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Rose Gardens ©
Rose Gardens

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