Beaches and Temples of Kovalam and Trivandrum
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Product Code : AGORA119
Experience the perfect blend of serene beaches and cultural treasures with our "Beaches and Temples of Kovalam and Trivandrum" tour. Day 1 begins in Trivandrum, where you'll unwind and explore at your leisure. On Day 2, delve into Trivandrum's rich culture, visiting grand temples and renowned museums, followed by a scenic coastal drive. Enjoy a relaxing beachfront stay in Kovalam. Finally, on Day 3, you'll bid farewell as you depart from Kovalam or Trivandrum, enriched by the beauty and heritage of this coastal gem.
Day 1: Trivandrum/ Kovalam
Your journey begins as you arrive at Trivandrum airport. Our friendly office executive will be there to welcome you and assist with your hotel transfer. Once you've checked in at the hotel, take the day to unwind and explore the nearby areas, enjoying the tranquility of your surroundings. Rest for the night at the hotel.
Day 2: Kovalam
After a delicious breakfast, set out on an enriching city tour of Trivandrum. Your first stop is the magnificent Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, a stunning place of worship adorned with a gold-plated exterior. Please note that the temple sanctum is accessible to Hindus only. Your journey continues to the Attukal Temple, a cultural heritage site celebrated for its impeccable Tamil architecture.
The city also boasts an array of museums, with the Napier Museum taking the spotlight. This renowned museum showcases a remarkable collection of sculptures, paintings, and musical instruments. Your exploration leads you to Kuthira Malika, an iconic monument constructed in the 1840s, offering a glimpse into Kerala's illustrious history. The museum houses a treasure trove of artifacts, from ethnic jewelry once donned by queens to wooden paintings, carvings, armory, and exquisite metal idols.
Next on your cultural voyage is the Sri Chitra Art Gallery, a haven for art aficionados. Here, you'll encounter masterpieces by Raja Ravi Verma and art objects from the Mughal, Rajput, and Tanjore art schools.
Later, embark on a scenic drive along the famous beaches, including Shankumugham Beach, Kovalam Beach, Vizhinjam Beach, and Light House Beach Road. Rest your head for the night at a beachfront hotel in Kovalam.
Day 3: Kovalam/ Trivandrum
Savor a delectable breakfast at your hotel. Depending on your flight schedule, it's time to bid adieu to Kovalam. Check out from the hotel and proceed to Trivandrum airport for your onward journey. (Please note that the standard hotel check-out time is 11 AM.)
Assistance on arrival at airport.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 2 Nights' accommodation in selected price category hotels.
- Daily breakfast at hotels.
- Private AC car/van for airport transfers, sightseeing, and excursions as per the program.
- English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
- Monument entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
- Bottled drinking water in car.
- Government taxes.
Hotels used or similar for 2 nights accommodation
Kovalam x 2 nights
3* - Harmonia Beach Resort/ Sagara Beach Resort
4* - Estuary Island Resort/Uday Samudra Leisure Beach Hotel
5* - Vivanta by Taj - Green Cove/ The Leela Kovalam Beach
- Any flight tickets.
- Camera charges at monuments if any.
- Meals other than mentioned in the inclusions.
- Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
- Gratuities and optional activities.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions.