Are you planning a short trip to Kerala? Here are the Best 2 Nights 3 Days Kerala Package Itineraries that you must consider!
Home to pristine hill stations, serene backwaters, and exotic wildlife, the state of Kerala attract visitors from all over the world. Even a short visit to Kerala can give you experiences that last a lifetime. Many come just for 3 days and still return with beautiful memories and say that they had a satisfying holiday experience. But it is necessary to have a good itinerary in place. Please have a look at some of the best 2 Nights 3 Days Kerala Package Itineraries. We have divided them into three categories; Arriving at Cochin, Arriving at Trivandrum and Arriving at Calicut.
2 Nights 3 Days Kerala Package Starting From Cochin
Most Kerala holidays start and end at Cochin. The city of Cochin is known for its historic sites as well as contemporary attractions. It is ever vibrant and showcases the rich culture and tradition of Kerala. Places like Munnar, Thekkady, Kumarakom, Alleppey and Athirapally are at a convenient distance from Cochin. Here are some of the best 2 Nights 3 Days Kerala Package itineraries starting at Cochin.
Munnar(2N) – Houseboat Day Cruise – Back to Cochin.
After picking you up from Cochin, we will head straight to the pristine yet spectacular hill station of Munnar. At Munnar, you will enjoy visiting some serene lakes, exquisite tea gardens, magnificent viewpoints and a tea museum. You will also enjoy a boat ride, a cultural show and an elephant ride if you want to. On the third day, an elegant houseboat will be waiting to welcome you. As it cruises at a gentle pace, you will relish the view of the backwaters, the palm-fringed shoreline and the village scenes. During the cruise, the houseboat staff will serve you tasty Kerala food. After the cruise, we will drop you back at Cochin.
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Munnar(2N) – Shikkara/Canoe Cruise – Fort Cochin – Back to Cochin
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The drive from Cochin to Munnar will be enjoyable because of the winding roads through the hills. At Munnar, there are scenic lakes, spectacular viewpoints and refreshing tea gardens for you to visit. Then, you will also enjoy a visit to the tea museum, a cultural centre and an elephant park. On the third day, you will first explore the canals of the backwaters on a Shikkara boat or a canoe and then we will head to Fort Cochin. The town is known for its archaic architecture and historic attractions. After you explore the town, we will drop you back at Cochin.
Cochin (1N) – Kumarakom (1N) – Morning Shikkara – Alleppey or Marari Beach – Back to Cochin
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The vibrant city of Cochin has amazing tourist attractions like Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, and Chinese Fishing Nets. During sunset, the view of the Chinese Fishing Nets is nothing short of a scenery. Then in Kumarakom, you will enjoy interacting with villagers on a pleasant village walk. The chirping of delightful birds forms amazing background music for the village walk. The village also has a beautiful bird sanctuary, home to rare species of birds. During this tour, you will enjoy a Shikkara cruise in the backwaters and also visit the calm and serene beach in Alleppey or Marari and then come back to Cochin.
Cochin (1N) – Guravayoor (1N) – Fort Cochin – Back to Cochin
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On the first day when you arrive at Cochin, you will visit interesting tourist attractions like Dutch Palace and Jewish Synagogue. The Chinese Fishing Nets in Cochin deserve your special attention. With the sun setting in the background, the Chinese Fishing Nets create a picturesque view. The pilgrim town of Guravayoor has the widely known Sree Krishna temple. Hindu devotees from all over the world come and visit this temple. At Guravayoor, you will also see the Elephant Palace and Mural Paintings. On the third day, we will head to Fort Cochin, a town famous for its historic buildings. After this, we can come back to Cochin city to end the tour.
Fort Cochin (1N) – Cochin (1N) – Athirapally Day Visit – Back to Cochin
The historic town of Fort Cochin has many colonial-style buildings as well as smooth roads. Historic sites like Thakur House, Fort Immanuel and Dutch Cemetry capture the attention of every visitor. Then in Cochin, there are many prominent attractions like the Dutch Palace and the Jewish Synagogue. In the evening, make sure to visit the Chinese Fishing Nets. The view of these nets with the sunset background is simply picturesque. On the third day, we will take you the majestic Athirapally falls. Since the waterfall has a staggering height of 80ft, it got the name “Niagara Falls of Kerala”.
Fort Cochin (1N) – Cochin (1N) – Kumbalangi Village – Back to Cochin
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Fort Cochin, known for its colonial-style buildings, attracts many visitors throughout the year. With Portuguese and Dutch influences on its architecture, the town looks amazingly beautiful. Some significant attractions are Fort Immanuel and Thakur House. Then in Cochin, you will enjoy a visit to the Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue and Chinese Fishing Nets. On the third day, we will head to the Kumbalangi Village. Kumabalangi is a model village for tourism. Here, you can visit farms, watch fishing, go canoeing and enjoy a village walk.
Thekkady(2N) â€“ Cochin- Drop
From Cochin, we will head straight to Thekkady, a town famous for its wildlife, forests and lakes. In this town, you will enjoy some thrilling activities like boating and bamboo rafting in the Periyar Lake. Interacting with elephants at the Elephant Junction is extreme fun. You will also enjoy the informative visit to a spice garden. Then on the third day,Â you can explore the city of Cochin as time permits. Some significant attractions are the Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace and Chinese Fishing Nets.
2 Nights 3 Days Kerala Package starting at Trivandrum
The capital of Kerala, Trivandrum or Thiruvananthapuram, is a prominent tourist destination. Since it has a long shoreline, the city has many lively beaches which are must-visit attractions. Destinations like Kanyakumari, Ponmudi, Kovalam, Varkala and Poovar are at a convenient distance from Trivandrum. Here are some of the best 2 Nights 3 Days Kerala Package itineraries starting at Trivandrum.
Trivandrum (1N) – Kanyakumari(1N) – Poovar – Kovalam -Back to Trivandrum
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When you arrive at Trivandrum, you will enjoy seeing some of the prominent attractions in the city. Famous among them are the historic monuments, temples and the Trivandrum Museum and Zoo. Then when you reach Kanyakumari, the southernmost tip of the Indian Peninsula, you will be enthralled by the majestic ocean. Enjoy a visit to the Vivekananda Rock Memorial and do not miss the sunset view. When we head back to Trivandrum, you can visit the Poovar Beach and Kovalam Beach. While the Poovar Beach has an estuary and is famous for boating, the Kovalam Beach offers exciting water sports and the lighthouse near the ocean creates a picturesque view.
Trivandrum(1N) – Varkala(1N) – Kappil Beach – Back to Trivandrum
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The city of Trivandrum has many prominent attractions. They include monuments, beaches, temples and the zoo. You can explore them on the first day of the tour. Then we head to Varkala. The beach at Varkala has a majestic cliff right next to it. So the view is simply awesome. At this serene beach, visitors can take ayurvedic massages, eat at the shacks and enjoy activities like parasailing, surfing and boating. During the tour, you will also visit the scenic Kappil Beach.
Ponmudi(1N) – Kovalam/Poovar (1N) – Back to Trivandrum
After your arrival at Trivandrum, we will head to the hill station of Ponmudi. The misty and lush green hill station is famous for freshwater springs and wildlife parks. So you can experience nature at its best. Then we head to Kovalam or Poovar. Both are beach destinations but offer unique experiences. Poovar is a serene beach with an estuary. It provides a relaxing boating experience. Kovalam, on the other hand, is a lively and vibrant beach offering many thrilling activities.
2 Nights 3 Days Kerala Package starting at Calicut
The city of Calicut is home to many tourist attractions. It is nestling amidst a beautiful environment with the lush green Wayanad Hills on the east and the majestic Arabian Sea on the West. The city is famous for its festivals and fairs. Here are some of the best 2 Nights 3 Days Kerala Package itineraries starting at Trivandrum.
Wayanad(2N) – Calicut
After your arrival at Calicut, we will drive through winding roads to reach the beautiful hill station of Wayanad. During your two days in Wayanad, you will exploreÂ mist-capped mountains, green meadows of valleys, white water springs, blue water lakes and wild forests. The famous attractions are Chembra Peak,Â Meenmutty Waterfall, Banasura Sagar Dam and Pakshipatalam caves. Trekking is the most famous activity in Wayanad. Then on the third day, we will head to Calicut and explore some of the attractions in the city.
Calicut(1N) – Thalassery(1N) – Back to Calicut
The city of Calicut has amazing tourist attractions like Pazhassirajah Museum, Dolphin’s point, Kodencherry Waterfalls and Plantations, Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary, Kappad Beach and Science Centre. You can explore what you like on the first day. Then we head to Thalassery which is famous for traditional architecture and the Kerala circus. Do not forget to try the biryani at Thalassery.
The package itineraries are all designed to give you the best experience in a short time without making the tour feel hurried. We hope these itineraries help you to plan your visit to Kerala:) Happy Travelling!
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