7 days in Kerala Itinerary

7 days in Kerala Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kerala trip planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

7 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: Lucknow
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Kochi (Cochin)
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Lucknow

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.
Family-friendly places like Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple and Thiruvananthapuram Zoo will thrill your kids. Explore Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)'s surroundings by going to Varkala (Varkala Beach & Asparagus) and Kovalam (Kovalam Beach & Lighthouse Beach). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, kick back and relax at Shanghumukham Beach, and have fun and explore at Chacha Nehru Children’s Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip builder tool .

Lucknow to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for much warmer nights when traveling from Lucknow in November since evenings lows in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kovalam, Varkala
Highlights from your plan
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala 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.
Family-friendly places like Marari Beach and Chottanikkara Devi Temple will thrill your kids. When in Kochi (Cochin), make a side trip to see Alappuzha Beach in Alappuzha, approximately 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cherai Beach, admire the landmark architecture of Mattancherry Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue, and don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) holiday maker app .

Fly from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kochi (Cochin) in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Kochi (Cochin), expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Alappuzha Beach, Marari Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Alappuzha Beach ©
Alappuzha Beach

Similar Plans

9 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Kerala, Kanyakumari & Solapur BY A USER FROM INDIA January, outdoors, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, outdoors, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA September, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA December, outdoors, romantic, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM ISRAEL September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH August, kids, culture, outdoors, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM ISRAEL October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA August, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans