4 days in Kerala Itinerary

4 days in Kerala Itinerary

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4 days in Kerala Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly:  5​h
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
Kovalam
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  5​h
New Delhi

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): stop by Anokhi, look for gifts at Kochi Books, and then look for gifts at Waltons Boutique. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: buy something for everyone on your list at LuLu Mall, then kick back and relax at Cherai Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ernakulatthappan Temple.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kochi (Cochin) itinerary builder.

New Delhi to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New Delhi in December: highs in Kochi (Cochin) hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Kovalam.

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LuLu Mall ©
LuLu Mall
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Kochi Books ©
Kochi Books

2
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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.
On the 11th (Mon), look for gifts at Keralashopee, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lighthouse Beach, and then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach. On the next day, kick back and relax at Hawa Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and then kick back and relax at Samudra Beach.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kovalam travel planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kochi (Cochin) to Kovalam in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In December in Kovalam, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Hawa Beach ©
Hawa Beach

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