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11th Apr to 16th Apr, 2024Budget Friendly Bus
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Things to do in Kerala, India in April

Day 1 - Friday 12th, Apr
morning -

Arrive in Kerala from Bengaluru by bus

afternoon -

Check into a budget-friendly hotel like the Fort Muziris in Kochi

evening -

Explore Fort Kochi and visit the iconic Chinese fishing nets at the waterfront

Day 2 - Saturday 13th, Apr
morning -

Visit the Mattancherry Palace, also known as the Dutch Palace, a museum showcasing Kerala's history

afternoon -

Explore the Jew Town and visit the Paradesi Synagogue, one of the oldest active synagogues in the Commonwealth of Nations

evening -

Enjoy a traditional Kathakali dance performance at the Kerala Kathakali Centre

Day 3 - Sunday 14th, Apr
morning -

Travel to Alleppey (Alappuzha) by bus

afternoon -

Explore the serene backwaters of Alleppey with a budget-friendly houseboat ride

evening -

Relax at the Alleppey Beach and witness a picturesque sunset

Day 4 - Monday 15th, Apr
morning -

Head to Periyar National Park in Thekkady by bus

afternoon -

Embark on a budget-friendly guided jungle walk or bamboo rafting in Periyar National Park

evening -

Explore the vibrant local market in Thekkady and taste some delightful local street food

Day 5 - Tuesday 16th, Apr
morning -

Visit the beautiful tea gardens and spice plantations in Munnar

afternoon -

Enjoy a low-cost guided tour of a tea factory to learn about the tea-making process

evening -

Relax at the peaceful Attukad Waterfall and take in the natural beauty

Day 6 - Wednesday 17th, Apr
morning -

Depart from Kerala to Bengaluru by bus

afternoon -

Enjoy a traditional Kerala Sadhya (feast) at a budget-friendly local restaurant like the Bharat Hotel in Kochi

evening -

Departure from Kerala to Bengaluru

Weather in Kerala, India in Invalid date
Avg Temp25°C to 33°C
Chance of Rain30%

April in Kerala is generally hot and humid, with occasional showers. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

Travel eSims for India

*Travel eSims are a great way to stay connected while travelling. They are easy to set up online, no need to visit a store, and can be used in multiple countries. They are a data saver compared to international roaming and are compatible with most phones.

Things to Carry on your trip to Kerala, India

Clothing & Apparel

Comfortable cotton clothes -

Pack light, breathable fabrics that are easy to wash and dry.

Light jacket or sweater -

For evenings or unexpected weather changes.

Comfortable walking shoes -

You'll be doing a lot of exploring on foot.

Swimsuit -

If you plan on visiting any beaches or backwaters.


Sunglasses -

To protect your eyes from the strong Indian sun.

Hat -

For sun protection and to keep you cool.

Scarf or sarong -

Versatile item that can be used as a wrap, cover-up, or headscarf.

Small backpack or daypack -

For carrying your essentials while exploring.

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport and visa (if required) -

Ensure your passport is valid for at least 6 months beyond your intended departure date.

Indian currency (INR) -

Cash is still widely accepted in India.

Credit/debit cards -

Major credit cards are accepted in most tourist areas.

Travel insurance -

To protect yourself against unexpected events.

First-aid kit -

For minor cuts, scrapes, and ailments.

Medications -

Pack any prescription medications you require.

Hand sanitizer -

For maintaining hygiene.

Insect repellent -

To keep mosquitoes and other insects away.

Universal adapter -

For charging electronics with different plug types.

Good to have

Reusable water bottle -

To stay hydrated and reduce plastic waste.

Travel towel -

Quick-drying and compact for beach or pool use.

Camera -

To capture your travel memories.

Guidebook or travel app -

For information and recommendations.

Local SIM card -

For affordable data and communication.

Small binoculars -

For wildlife viewing or scenic vistas.


Smartphone -

For navigation, communication, and entertainment.

Headphones -

For listening to music or podcasts.

Portable charger -

To keep your devices powered up.

Travel router -

To create a Wi-Fi hotspot for multiple devices.

Waterproof case for electronics -

For protection from rain or water activities.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Cash and major credit cards are widely accepted in Kerala. However, it's always a good idea to have some local currency on hand for smaller purchases or in rural areas.

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