15 days in Chennai & Kochi (Cochin) Itinerary

15 days in Chennai & Kochi (Cochin) Itinerary

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Chennai
— Few hours
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Kochi (Cochin)
— 12 nights

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Chennai

Chennai
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Chennai sightseeing website.

Washington DC, USA to Chennai is an approximately 23-hour flight. Traveling from Washington DC to Chennai, you'll lose 10.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in August; daily highs in Chennai reach 95°F and lows reach 77°F. You will leave for Kochi (Cochin) on the 4th (Tue).

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites · Shopping · Nightlife
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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kochi (Cochin): Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary (in Kumarakom), Alappuzha (Vishnu Temple & Alappuzha Beach) and Mararikulam (Mararikulam Beach, Marari Beach, &more). Pack the 15th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Wonderla Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Cherai Beach, deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Francis, and wander the streets of Jew Town.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) road trip app.

You can fly from Chennai to Kochi (Cochin) in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chennai in August, expect nights in Kochi (Cochin) to be about the same, around 75°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 87°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Mararikulam, Alappuzha, St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
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Kerala Kathakali Centre
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Marari Beach
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Cherai Beach

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