8 days in Kochi (Cochin) & Munnar Itinerary

8 days in Kochi (Cochin) & Munnar Itinerary

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Kochi (Cochin)
— 4 nights
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Munnar
— 3 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kochi (Cochin): Marari Beach (in Mararikulam) and Alappuzha Beach (in Alappuzha). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre, and kick back and relax at Cherai Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kochi (Cochin) trip planner.

If you are flying in from Ethiopia, the closest major aiport is Cochin International Airport. In March, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Marari Beach, Alappuzha Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens, then take some stellar pictures from Munnar Hill Station, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: take a peaceful walk through Photo Point, then see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, then see the interesting displays at Tea Museum, and finally stop by Tata Tea Outlet.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Munnar holiday planner.

Getting from Kochi (Cochin) to Munnar by car takes about 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in March, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks · Nature · Museums
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

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