5 days in Kerala Itinerary

5 days in Kerala Itinerary

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5 days in Kerala Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly:  5​h
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly + taxi:  1​h 45​min
Kovalam
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h
New Delhi

2
days
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.
On the 1st (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Kerala Folklore Museum and then buy something for everyone on your list at LuLu Mall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): look for gifts at Waltons Boutique, stop by Kochi Books, then view the masterpieces at Kashi Art Gallery, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue.

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New Delhi to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from New Delhi in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Kochi (Cochin), with lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kovalam.

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Kashi Art Gallery ©
Kashi Art Gallery
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Kerala Folklore Museum ©
Kerala Folklore Museum

3
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Kovalam

Kovalam ©
Famous for the groves of coconut trees from which it takes its name, Kovalam offers a long, white sandy beach on the Arabian Sea.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace and Vizhinjam Lighthouse. Step out of the city life by going to Lighthouse Beach and Puthenthoppu Beach. Take a break from Kovalam with a short trip to Napier Museum in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hawa Beach, and look for gifts at Ramachandran Textiles.

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You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kochi (Cochin) to Kovalam in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In October, daytime highs in Kovalam are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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Kovalam Beach
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Lighthouse Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

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