7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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7 days in India Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  2​h 30​min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Alappuzha
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Munnar
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h
End: Hyderabad

4
nights
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Padmanabhapuram Palace and Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Your inner history buff will appreciate Vizhinjam Lighthouse and Anjengo Fort. Get out of town with these interesting Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) side-trips: Kovalam (Kovalam Beach & Lighthouse Beach) and Varkala (Janardhana Swami Temple & Varkala Beach). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Napier Museum, don't miss a visit to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, and look for gifts at Keralashopee.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip planner .

Hyderabad to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) when traveling from Hyderabad in February, with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Alappuzha.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Varkala, Kovalam, Padmanabhapuram Palace
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Padmanabhapuram Palace ©
Padmanabhapuram Palace
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach

few
hours
Alappuzha

Alappuzha ©
Affectionately known as Alleppey to locals and tourists alike, Alappuzha acts as a major transport and cultural hub on the Kerala backwaters.
On the 28th (Wed), make a trip to Alappuzha Lighthouse and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Alappuzha tour itinerary tool .

You can drive from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Alappuzha in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Thekkady.

Things to do in Alappuzha

Historic Sites
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Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple ©
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple
Alappuzha Lighthouse ©
Alappuzha Lighthouse

1
night
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
On the 1st (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary and then look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Thekkady trip planner .

Drive from Alappuzha to Thekkady in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

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 2nd (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Gardens, examine the collection at Tea Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Mount Carmel Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at C.S.I Christ Church, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens.

To find out how to plan a trip to Munnar, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Thekkady to Munnar in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in March, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum
C.S.I Christ Church ©
C.S.I Christ Church

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