What Could Be The Perfect 5 Day Kerala Itinerary?

Are you tired and stressed from your daily life?

If yes, you need to go on a short trip to step out of your comfort zone and explore new adventures. A trip with your friends or family can be a relaxing session where you can engage in meaningful experiences. At the same time, it exposes us to different cultures around the world and we get to understand different ways of life. You will get an opportunity to learn more things beyond the walls of classrooms and the traditional learning setup. For instance, you can learn about different languages, lifestyles, and cultures. Most importantly, you will get a much-needed escape from the stresses of life. A good travel destination for tourists can be Kerala where you will get to see a new side of life.

In this article, we will tell you more about the best time to visit Kerala and an ideal itinerary for a 5 day Kerala tour.

What Is The Best Time To Visit Kerala?

If you are planning to visit Kerala, the winter season between September to March is considered ideal for tourists. You will get a pleasant and comfortable climate with mesmerising lagoons and water canals. Also, it is the perfect time to visit the vibrant cities of Kerala and its spice plantations are ready to welcome tourists. The other months of April and May are suitable for visits to the hill stations of Munnar and Wayanad. Otherwise, the summer season will be extremely hot. However, the monsoon season of June to August is perfect to explore Ayurvedic treatments in the state.

The winter season can allow you to enjoy the breathtaking landscape of the backwaters of India.

The Perfect 5 Day Itinerary For Kerala Tour

A 5 day Kerala tour will be adequate to explore the coastal beaches, vibrant beaches, and stunning hill stations in India. We have prepared a perfect 5-day Itinerary for Your Kerala tour. Read more to know about it.

  • Day 1: Cochin and Munnar – On the first day, you can arrive in Cochin. It is the coastal city of Kerala known for its amazing natural harbours and world-famous spice trade. At the same time, there are beaches, monuments, green hills, and lakes to visit. After that, you can go to the mesmerising hill station of Munnar. Earlier, it was a resort for the British and you can visit its national parks, dams, peaks, and rich wildlife.
What Could Be The Perfect 5 Day Kerala Itinerary
  • Day 2: Munnar – There are a lot of places for tourists to visit in Munnar. You can enjoy the echo points, boating, and visit the dams nearby. There are widespread tea plantations with cascading waterfalls where you can sit back and relax. The pleasant weather of Munnar makes it a must-visit.
  • Day 3: Thekkady – You can begin the third day of your Kerala tour with authentic Kerala cuisine. It is a town near the popular Periyar National Park. Thekkady houses south India’s renowned Sanctuary where you can see bison, wild elephants, tigers, langurs, and much more. Also, you can go for a boating cruise or a stroll through spice plantations.
  • Day 4: Alleppey – Tourists can enjoy the adventurous boat races in Alleppey. It is known as the ‘Venice of the East for its huge network of streams and water canals. You can experience the backwaters of Kerala in Alleppey. It is considered the oldest planned city in the region. Also, it has one it’s kind lighthouses that can be visited by tourists.
What Could Be The Perfect 5 Day Kerala Itinerary
  • Day 5: Departure – You can finish your Kerala tour and reach Cochin Airport to depart back for your home. We can assure you, that the trip will be full of adventures and you will take back a lot of memories from ‘God’s own country’.

Best 5-Day Kerala Tour Packages

  • (1). Kerala Budget Offer – This special 4 Nights/ 5 Days Tour Package includes a visit to Cochin, Munnar, Thekkady, and Alleppey. You can Kickstart your journey from the coastal town of Cochin which houses historical ports and monuments. Then you can go to Munnar and relax in the greenery of this hill station. It has widespread tea plantations and rolling hills that take you away from the pollution-filled cities. The next stop is Thekkady with well-known national parks and Sanctuaries that are a paradise to wildlife lovers. The last stop is Alleppey, known for its calm and peaceful water streams and nature’s treasure.
What Could Be The Perfect 5 Day Kerala Itinerary
  • (2). Mysore-Coorg Tour Package – Mysore is renowned for its rich cultural heritage and historical monuments. You will get to see enchanting Palaces and structures. Mysore is known for its Sandalwood cottage industry. The next destination of Coorg is a beautiful hill station in south India. You can visit its coffee plantations, breathtaking forests, water streams, and steep hills with rich natural gifts of flora and fauna.
  • (3). Coorg-Ooty Tour Package – You can relax in the laps of nature and escape from the struggles of life with this tour package. Coorg is an affluent hill station with cascading waterfall and exotic landscape. On the other hand, Ooty is a resort town in the western ghat mountains. It has several reflections of the British past in India with widespread tea and coffee plantations.
What Could Be The Perfect 5 Day Kerala Itinerary
  • (4). Bangalore-Mysore-Wayanad-Ooty Bangalore or the Silicon Valley of India houses some of the best technological organisations in India. You can experience the amazing nightlife of the city. Mysore has magnificent Palaces and historical monuments for tourists to visit. The third destination of Wayanad is a rural district known for its spice plantations and rich wildlife. You will get to explore all these diverse places in this 5-day tour Package.

Summing up,

Kerala or God’s own country has nature’s wonderful treasure. There are multiple places to visit and several experiences to explore as a tourist. You will need 5 days to visit some of the most stunning destinations in Kerala.

Are you planning a 5 day Kerala tour? If yes, then Kerala tour packages are your ideal partner. They have specially designed travel packages with the best local experiences for tourists. You can get the best, most detailed, and affordable travel packages for your most enjoyable Kerala tour.

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