Are you planning a perfect weekend getaway in Kerala? We got the best 3-day Kerala trip packages for you. Whether you love the beaches or backwaters, we offer customized Kerala tour packages that match your interests and budget. Read on to explore how to plan a Kerala trip for 3 days.


Kumarakom and Alappuzha are two different places situated in the backwaters of Kerala. Kumarakom is a small village in Kottayam located on the banks of the Vembanad Lake. Alappuzha is a town and district located on the coast of the Laccadive Sea. Interestingly, Vembanad lake is the longest lake in India and the largest lake in Kerala. During your trip, enjoy the Vembanad backwaters and the beaches of Alappuzha.

You can plan your stay in Kumarakom since it is less crowded than Alappuzha and has beautiful resorts for you to choose from. Contact us if you’re looking for experts to help you plan a tour of Kerala. We are the best travel agency in Kochi, promising to make your vacation memorable.

Day 1

Start your day from Kumarakom with a houseboat ride on the stunning waters of Vembanad Lake. Next, you can try river rafting, tubing, etc., before proceeding to the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary to observe the rare native species and migratory birds. If you like trekking, add Arivukkuzhi Waterfalls to your plan. You can then enjoy the incredible golden sunset while sailing to the resort.

Day 2

Dedicate the entire day to Alappuzha (anglicized to Alleppey). Take a boat ride or a road trip from Kumarakom to reach Alappuzha, which is 34 km (1 hour) apart. You can first visit Alappuzha or Marari beach to witness the beauty of the Arabian Sea and relax with your friends and family. Next, explore Pathiramanal Island, a bird watcher’s paradise in Alleppey. You can visit the famous Mannarasarala Sri Nagaraja Temple and the Ambalapuzha Temple in the evening. Call us if you’re planning to include Alappuzha in your travel itinerary. We are the best travel agency in Thrissur, promising a never-before experience.

Day 3

Visit the Bay Island Driftwood Museum to admire driftwood sculptures from the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Sample some local food and end your day with some shopping. And that’s a wrap for your memorable 3-day Kumarakom- Alappuzha trip. Contact GT Tourism for the best Kerala trip packages. And if you’re planning to stay longer, check out this plan for a 5-day Kerala trip.

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Option II- Kochi

Kochi is a vibrant port city bordering the Laccadive Sea. If you love the hustle and bustle of a city while enjoying its unique culture and tradition, Kochi offers the perfect answer to your question: how to plan a Kerala trip for 3 days. Here’s what you can do in Kochi for 3 days. Contact GT Tourism to learn more about our Kerala trip packages.

Day 1

Begin your day by visiting the famous Ernakulam Shiva Temple or the Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, a notable architectural building in Kerala built by the Portuguese. Visit the Dutch Palace, more commonly called the Mattancherry Palace, built by the Portuguese in 1545 CE.

Next up, you can head to see the Chinese fishing nets near Fort Kochi. You will be amazed by the fishing techniques the Chinese explorers introduced in the 14th century. Finally, you can enjoy the sunset at Fort Kochi amidst a tranquil atmosphere. Call us at 8129390777 if you’re looking for the best travel agency in Kochi to plan your stay.

Day 2

Marine Drive is one of the best places in Kochi city. You can take a boat ride to enjoy the backwaters of Vembanad Lake. This boat takes you to an island where you can spend a few hours with your friends and family at the small eateries. Once you return, you can visit the Mangalavanam Bird Sanctuary, an ecologically sensitive zone covering 2.74 hectares and home to rare migratory birds. Post lunch, you can explore Bazaar Road to buy spices. You can then visit Lulu Mall, one of the largest malls in India. If you’re planning a vacation with kids, add Wonderla to your trip.

Day 3

Explore Kerala’s heritage by visiting the Museum of Kerala History – a perfect place to end your 3-day Kochi trip. On the final day, visit the Hill Palace archaeological museum, a must-visit destination in Kochi. You can also visit Cherai Beach, one of the most visited beaches in Kerala.

Hope you got great insights on planning a Kerala trip for three days. You can choose the Kumarakom – Alappuzha or the Kochi for your 3-day trip by contacting our travel experts for complete information about our all-inclusive packages. Now if you are planning a honeymoon or a trip with your friends and family to Kerala, visit us!