14 days in Kerala Itinerary

14 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Thekkady
— 2 nights
2
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
3
Varkala Town
— 2 nights
4
Kannur
— 1 night
5
Kochi (Cochin)
— 5 nights

2
nights
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Visiting Periyar Tiger Reserve and Green Kerala Tours & Travels will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation and Abraham's Spice Garden. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Periyar Lake, identify plant and animal life at Anakkara Spice Spice Tourism Circuit, get great views at Chellarcovil View Point, and examine the collection at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Thekkady trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Thekkady is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and taxi. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to India Standard Time, which is usually a 5.5 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation ©
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

2
nights
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.
On the 5th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple, then kick back and relax at Samudra Beach, then kick back and relax at Kovalam Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kovalam Avaduthura Devi Temple. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Shri Chitra Art Gallery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Beemapally Mosque, and then look for gifts at Sarwaa.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) day trip website.

You can drive from Thekkady to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Varkala Town.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Kovalam
Highlights from your plan
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Samudra Beach ©
Samudra Beach
Shri Chitra Art Gallery ©
Shri Chitra Art Gallery

2
nights
Varkala Town

Varkala Town ©
A calm and quiet town offering long sandy beaches on the Arabian Sea, Varkala features a variety of beach activities.
On the 7th (Mon), find your balance on the water with Can Fly Adventure, enjoy the sand and surf at Varkala Beach, and then get some fabulous bargains at Asparagus. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vishnu Temple, look for gifts at Jewels Sky, then kick back and relax at Kappil Beach, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Swasthya Ayurveda Retreat Centre.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Varkala Town holiday website.

Traveling by train from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Varkala Town takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kannur.

Things to do in Varkala Town

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip

Swasthya Ayurveda Retreat Centre
Highlights from your plan
Can Fly Adventure ©
Can Fly Adventure
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Kappil Beach ©
Kappil Beach

1
night
Kannur

Kannur ©
A cultural capital on the state's relatively quiet northern coast, Kannur has long been associated with textile production and temple rituals, earning it the nickname, the "Land of Looms and Lores." Most Kannur itineraries will include observing theyyam rituals performed at the temples, where the traditions have origins dating back thousands of years.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Holy Trinity Cathedral Church, kick back and relax at KIzhunna Beach, then stroll through Ettikulam Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sundareswara Temple, and finally browse the different shops at G Mall.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kannur sightseeing planner.

Fly from Varkala Town to Kannur in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Kannur

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
KIzhunna Beach ©
KIzhunna Beach
Ettikulam Beach ©
Ettikulam Beach
Sundareswara Temple ©
Sundareswara Temple

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Marari Beach and Cherai Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Vaikom Mahadeva Temple and Poornathrayesa Temple. There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at Prakruthi Ayurveda Spa & Treatment Centre, make a trip to Kadamattom Chruch, go for a walk through Queen's Walkway, and surround yourself with nature on Heavenly Holidays.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kannur to Kochi (Cochin) takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in November, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 14th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Marari Beach, Shiva Temple Ernakulam , Vaikom Mahadeva Temple
Highlights from your plan
Vaikom Mahadeva Temple ©
Vaikom Mahadeva Temple
Edappally Church Complex ©
Edappally Church Complex
Shiva Temple ©
Shiva Temple

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