5 days in South India Itinerary

5 days in South India Itinerary

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5 days in South India Itinerary

Start: Lucknow
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
— 1 night
2
Kochi (Cochin)
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Lucknow

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.
On the 13th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) vacation planner.

Lucknow to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Lucknow in July, plan for little chillier days in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kovalam
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Kovalam Beach ©
Kovalam Beach
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Spas

1
night
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 15th (Mon), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, don't miss a visit to Chinese Fishing Nets, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cherai Beach.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) trip itinerary planning app .

You can fly from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Kochi (Cochin) in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Kochi (Cochin) sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Cherai Beach ©
Cherai Beach
Spas
Chinese Fishing Nets ©
Chinese Fishing Nets

2
nights
Bengaluru

Bengaluru ©
Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple Bangalore, take a stroll through Malleswaram, then take a stroll through Basavanagudi, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Gavi Gangadhareshwara Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dodda Ganapathi Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneyaswamy Temple, then admire the striking features of Vidhana Soudha and Attara Kacheri, and finally admire all the interesting features of M Chinnaswamy Stadium.

Before you visit Bengaluru, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Fly from Kochi (Cochin) to Bengaluru in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. In July, daytime highs in Bengaluru are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Malleswaram ©
Malleswaram
Basavanagudi ©
Basavanagudi

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