31 days in Thiruvananthapuram District Itinerary

31 days in Thiruvananthapuram District Itinerary

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 24 nights
Varkala Town
— 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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Vizhinjam (Rock cut temple & Vizhinjam Marine Aquarium), Kovalam (Hawa Beach, Lighthouse Beach, &more) and Chowara Beach (in Chowara). Pack the 23rd (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Playaza. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, find something for the whole family at Magic Planet Theme Park, meet the residents at Thiruvananthapuram Zoo, and step off the mainland to explore Poovar Island.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) sightseeing site.

Dallas, USA to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 28-hour flight. Traveling from Dallas to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), you'll lose 11.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Dallas in August: highs in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) hover around 87°F, while lows dip to 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Varkala Town.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kovalam, Vizhinjam, Sunil's Wax Museum, Chowara Beach
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach

Varkala Town

Varkala Town ©
A calm and quiet town offering long sandy beaches on the Arabian Sea, Varkala features a variety of beach activities.
Varkala Town is known for beaches, spas, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Varkala Beach, get some fabulous bargains at Asparagus, enjoy the sea views from Varkala Light House, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Varkala Town trip maker site.

Take a train from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Varkala Town in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daily temperatures in Varkala Town can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Varkala Town

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
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Sivagiri ©
Varkala Beach ©
Varkala Beach