7 days in South India Itinerary

7 days in South India Itinerary

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7 days in South India Itinerary

Vancouver
Fly + taxi:  22​h 30​min
Kovalam
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
Vancouver

2
days
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 29th (Wed), kick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, and then admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Samudra Beach and then stroll through Hawa Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kovalam sightseeing planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Kovalam is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to India Standard Time (IST) is 13 hours. Traveling from Vancouver in November, expect Kovalam to be warmer, temps between 36°C and 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Kovalam

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

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

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 1st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Francis, and then stroll through Marari Beach. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Santa Cruz Basilica, make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cherai Beach.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kochi (Cochin) travel itinerary creator.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Kovalam to Kochi (Cochin) in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November in Kochi (Cochin), expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets

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