7 days in Kerala Itinerary

7 days in Kerala Itinerary

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7 days in Kerala Itinerary

Start: Varanasi
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Mararikulam
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
3
Kozhikode
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Kovalam
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h
End: Varanasi


2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): make a trip to Chinese Fishing Nets and then take a stroll through Mattancherry. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kochi (Cochin) trip planner .

Varanasi to Kochi (Cochin) is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Varanasi in February, things will get somewhat warmer in Kochi (Cochin): highs are around 38°C and lows about 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Mararikulam.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Spas Tours Neighborhoods
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Spas & Wellness
Jew Town ©
Jew Town
Mattancherry ©
Mattancherry

1
night
Mararikulam

Mararikulam ©
If you're looking for soft sand and warm water, plan a vacation in Mararikulam.
On the 4th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mararikulam Mahadeva Temple, then enjoy the sand and surf at Mararikulam Beach, and then stroll through Marari Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Mararikulam trip itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Mararikulam in 1.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Mararikulam are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kozhikode.

Things to do in Mararikulam

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Mararikulam Beach ©
Mararikulam Beach
Mararikulam Mahadeva Temple ©
Mararikulam Mahadeva Temple

1
day
Kozhikode

Kozhikode ©
Famous as the landing place of Vasco da Gama, the large industrial city of Kozhikode today acts as staging post for adventures around the state, while also boasting some particularly popular beaches.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Valayanad Devi Temple, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Matri Dei Cathedral, then kick back and relax at Kozhikode Beach, and finally soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Kozhikode trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Mararikulam to Kozhikode takes 6.5 hours. In February in Kozhikode, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kovalam.

Things to do in Kozhikode

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Kozhikode Beach ©
Kozhikode Beach
Spas & Wellness

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, kick back and relax at Lighthouse Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kovalam Beach. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Hawa Beach, then admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, and then kick back and relax at Samudra Beach.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kovalam trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kozhikode to Kovalam. In February in Kovalam, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kovalam

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

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

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