7 days in Kerala Itinerary

7 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights

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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.
Kids will enjoy Marari Beach and Paradesi Synagogue. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kochi (Cochin): Alappuzha Beach (in Alappuzha) and St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam (in Cherthala). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, enjoy the sand and surf at Cherai Beach, admire the striking features of Mattancherry Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Jeevamatha Church.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) online driving holiday planner.

Mumbai to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Kochi (Cochin). Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Marari Beach, Alappuzha Beach, St Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church ,Kokkamangalam
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) ©
Situated among a collection of low hills that lead up to the coastline, state capital Thiruvananthapuram acts as a base for exploration of the southern tip of the country.
Family-friendly places like Varkala Beach and Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum): Kovalam (Lighthouse Beach & Kovalam Beach) and Varkala Town (The Art of India & Varkala Aquarium). And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Poovar Island, make a trip to Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, have fun and explore at Chacha Nehru Children’s Museum, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Thiruvananthapuram Zoo.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) holiday planner.

Getting from Kochi (Cochin) to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Varkala Town, Kovalam
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Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

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