7 days in Kerala Itinerary

7 days in Kerala Itinerary

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7 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Thekkady
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
+2
subway + taxi + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, and then admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace and then visit a coastal fixture at Vizhinjam Lighthouse.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) holiday builder tool .

New Delhi to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 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 Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), with lows of 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trip

Kovalam
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

2
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, then contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, and then identify plant and animal life at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Thekkady online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Thekkady takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

2
nights
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 5th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of St. Andrew's Basilica Arthunkal, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Marari Beach, and then explore the world behind art at Kerala Folklore Museum. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Saint Francis, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) online route planner .

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Kochi (Cochin) takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Kochi (Cochin), expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 7th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, St. Andrew's Basilica Arthunkal, Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Jew Town ©
Jew Town
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue

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