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Written by Kajani Shivam on June 29, 2020 Share on

Spend 5 Days in Kerala by choosing this Catchy Itinerary!

Kerala is one of the famous tourist destinations in India. The land is blessed with the best of hill stations, beaches, coffee plantations, backwaters, houseboats, culture and the list goes on… Also, it is impossible to cover the whole of Kerala in a single vacation. But, not to worry! We here at Pickyourtrail have come up with a quick itinerary which will cover the best of Kerala. Cool, huh? You can plan a stunning 5 days in Kerala with this itinerary. 5 days in Kerala is a lot more than you can imagine. Get ready to explore God’s Own Country.

A click of Munnar in Kerala
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Itinerary for 5 Days in Kerala

1. Day 1: Welcome to Cochin

Church in Kochi
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The itinerary of 5 days in Kerala starts from Cochin. You can arrive directly to Cochin via the Cochin International Airport. Start your day by visiting the major attractions in Cochin. You can learn a lot about the culture and history of Kerala by visiting Kerala Museum, Folklore Theatre & Museum, Indo-Portuguese Museum and Hill Palace Museum. Also, you can move to Fort Kochi and Mattancherry where you can view the Mattancherry Palace and the artefacts of Jew Town. In addition, never miss visiting the Spice Bazaar in Cochin. This place will totally take you through the aromas of spices that have been traded across the world for centuries.

Also Read: Top things to do in Kochi

2. Day 2: Say Hello to the mesmerizing Munnar

A click of Munnar
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From Cochin, you can move to Munnar which is one of the best hill stations in South India. Munnar is truly a blessing to Kerala. Also, Munnar is well known as a great honeymoon destination in Kerala and it attracts many visitors every year. Well, wondering how to reach Munnar from Cochin? You can start your day early by taking a morning bus at 5:20 AM from Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) which is basically a bus station in Cochin. You will be reaching Munnar by 9:30 AM. Not bad, huh? Some of the must-visit places in Munnar are the Tea Museum, Eravikulam National Park, Life of Pi Church and Cheeyappara Waterfalls. Also, do not forget to buy some spices from Munnar.

Also Read: Munnar Resorts for Family

3. Day 3: Get ready for some Houseboat moments in Alleppey

A click of Alleppey
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You can never miss the beautiful Alleppey, right? Your vacation to Kerala won’t be a complete one without Alleppey. You can start from Munnar by taking a 6:20 AM bus which reaches Alleppey around 12:50 PM. Also, you need to book a houseboat in advance. You can start your day by hopping into the houseboat. You will be served with a welcome drink and lunch. Never miss the fish fry which is a delight to your tastebuds. A houseboat journey in Alleppey will definitely be a lifelong experience. So, seize your day at Alleppey!

Also Read: Houseboats in Alleppey

4. Day 4: Do not miss Varkala

A person surfing in Varkala beach
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You can take the 8:15 AM KSRTC bus from Alleppey which reaches Varkala at noon. Also, make sure you visit the famous Varkala beach. You will also find water sports such as surfing, parasailing, boating and many more. Interestingly, you will also find many temples at Varkala. Some of the must-visit places in Varkala are Vishnu Temple, Janardhan Temple, Papanasam Beach, and Varkala Tunnel.

Also Read: Varkala Beach

5. Day 5: Complete your day at Trivandrum

A beautiful click in Trivandrum
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The itinerary for 5 days in Kerala ends at Trivandrum. You will find many buses from Varkala to Trivandrum. It takes only 2 hours to reach Trivandrum from Varkala. Trivandrum is a lovely city in Kerala, which is known for its rich culture. Some of the best places to visit in Trivandrum are Shankumugham Beach, Sagarakanyaka and Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Also, you can return from Kerala by taking a return flight from Trivandrum International Airport.

Also Read: 10 best things to do in Trivandrum

Wasn’t that a great itinerary to spend 5 days in Kerala? It is, right? You can choose this itinerary and spend 5 days in Kerala. Reach Pickyourtrail website and find some interesting Kerala travel packages. It’s time to travel! This 5 days can make you feel heaven. So, why would you miss that? Start Planning with Pickyourtrail and get ready for a seamless experience with us. Also, follow this page for some interesting contents on travel. Happy Travelling!!

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