5 days in Kerala Itinerary

5 days in Kerala Itinerary

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Start: Doha
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Thekkady
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Kochi (Cochin)
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Doha

1
night
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 14th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sreekandeswaram Mahadeva Temple.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) journey builder website.

Doha, Qatar to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Doha to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is 2.5 hours. In February, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is a bit warmer than Doha - with highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Thekkady.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Kovalam
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace

1
night
Thekkady

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Abraham's Spice Garden, thenlook for gifts at Tropical Chocolate Factory, thenexplore the activities along Periyar Lake, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Thekkady trip builder app.

Getting from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Thekkady by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Feb 15 — 16:
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Abraham's Spice Garden ©
Abraham's Spice Garden
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Lake ©
Periyar Lake

2
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 17th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Salem Marthoma Church, admire the landmark architecture of Mattancherry Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paradesi Synagogue, thenwander the streets of Jew Town, and finally browse the exhibits of David Hall Gallery & Cafe. Here are some ideas for day two: buy something for everyone on your list at LuLu Mall, explore the world behind art at Kerala Folklore Museum, browse the exhibits of Kashi Art Gallery, thenstop by Waltons Boutique, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Francis.

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kochi (Cochin) trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Thekkady to Kochi (Cochin) takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Kochi (Cochin) can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Feb 16 — 18:
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Kerala Folklore Museum ©
Kerala Folklore Museum
Paradesi Synagogue ©
Paradesi Synagogue
Jew Town ©
Jew Town

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