13 days in Mumbai, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) & Rameswaram Itinerary

13 days in Mumbai, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) & Rameswaram Itinerary

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Mumbai
— 4 nights
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 6 nights
3
Rameswaram
— 2 nights

4
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus and Dharavi. The adventure continues: pause for some photo ops at Gateway of India, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mount Mary Basilica, cruise along Marine Drive, and get engrossed in the history at Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Mumbai tour itinerary planning app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Mumbai. December in Mumbai sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).

Things to do in Mumbai

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus
Shree Siddhivinayak ©
Shree Siddhivinayak

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple and Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace. Venture out of the city with trips to Kovalam Beach (in Kovalam) and Varkala Town (Janardhana Swami Temple, Varkala Beach, &more). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Napier Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santhigiri Ashram, don't miss a visit to Ananthankadu Nagaraja Temple, and visit a coastal fixture at Vizhinjam Lighthouse.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip site.

You can fly from Mumbai to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), with lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Rameswaram.

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Varkala Town, Kovalam
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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple ©
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace ©
Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace
Napier Museum ©
Napier Museum

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nights
Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Dhanushkodi Beach Point, stroll the grounds of Kalam National Memorial, then make a trip to Burial Place of APJ Abdul Kalam, then examine the collection at Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): snap pictures at Pamban bridge and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nambunayaki amman temple.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Rameswaram trip planner.

You can drive from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Rameswaram in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. On the 1st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rameswaram

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:
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Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple ©
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple
Kalam National Memorial ©
Kalam National Memorial
Nambunayaki amman temple ©
Nambunayaki amman temple

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