6 days in South India Itinerary

6 days in South India Itinerary

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6 days in South India Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
End: Brisbane

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, then examine the collection at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Holy Land. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Napier Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kovalam Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach.

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Brisbane, Australia to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) to India Standard Time is minus 4 hours. In December, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is somewhat warmer than Brisbane - with highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Kovalam, Holy Land
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach

3
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 26th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Mattancherry Palace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Francis, then make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets, and finally admire the striking features of Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Kerala Folklore Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, then deepen your understanding at Kerala Kathakali Centre, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

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Fly from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kochi (Cochin) in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Historic Sites Spas Museums
Highlights from your plan
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets
Kerala Kathakali Centre ©
Kerala Kathakali Centre

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