12 days in Kerala Itinerary

12 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 4 nights
2
Kochi (Cochin)
— 4 nights
3
Mararikulam
— 1 night
4
Munnar
— 2 nights

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum): Varkala Town (The Art of India, Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach, &more) and Kovalam (Hawa Beach, Kovalam Beach, &more). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, see the interesting displays at Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, don't miss a visit to Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, and kick back and relax at Shanghumukham Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) holiday planner.

Kozhikode to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Kovalam, Varkala Town
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach
Hawa Beach ©
Hawa Beach

4
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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.
Kochi (Cochin) is known for historic sites, shopping, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, browse the different shops at LuLu Mall, admire the striking features of Mattancherry Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Paradesi Synagogue.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip itinerary app.

You can fly from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kochi (Cochin) in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Kochi (Cochin) can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Mararikulam.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Tours Parks Neighborhoods
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Walking tours
Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Jew Town ©
Jew Town

1
night
Mararikulam

Mararikulam ©
If you're looking for soft sand and warm water, plan a vacation in Mararikulam.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Mararikulam Beach and then kick back and relax at Marari Beach.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Mararikulam trip maker tool.

Drive from Kochi (Cochin) to Mararikulam in 1.5 hours. In June in Mararikulam, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Munnar.

Things to do in Mararikulam

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Mararikulam Beach ©
Mararikulam Beach

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Munnar

Munnar ©
Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
On the 10th (Sat), see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam and then admire the natural beauty at Tea Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: take some stellar pictures from Pothamedu Viewpoint, admire the natural beauty at Rose Gardens, thenexamine the collection at Tea Museum, and finally get outside with Ideal Safari.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Munnar day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Mararikulam to Munnar takes 4.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

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