5 days in South India Itinerary

5 days in South India Itinerary

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5 days in South India Itinerary

Ahmedabad
Fly:  4​h
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  1​h 30​min
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
Ahmedabad

1
day
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 20th (Fri), look for gifts at Idiom Book Sellers and then browse the different shops at LuLu Mall.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) itinerary builder.

Ahmedabad to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Ahmedabad in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Kochi (Cochin): temperatures range from 36°C by day to 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Shopping Museums
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LuLu Mall
Kochi Books
Idiom Book Sellers

3
days
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.
Head to The Art of India and Shalimar Weavesfor plenty of shopping. You'll get in some beach time at Kovalam Beach and Lighthouse Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum): Kovalam (Samudra Beach & Hawa Beach) and Varkala Beach (in Varkala). It doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple and look for gifts at Keralashopee.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) online itinerary creator.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kochi (Cochin) to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kovalam, Varkala
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Kovalam Beach
Varkala Beach
Lighthouse Beach

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