Trivandrum is distinguished by its British colonial architecture and many art galleries. It’s also home to Puthenmalika Palace, adorned with carved horses and displaying collections related to the Travancore royal family. Along its coast are the popular beaches of Shankumugham and Kovalam & Poovar is one among the natural wonders where the Lake, River, Sea and Beach meet the land. A rare find in Kerala.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Trivandrum & Proceed To Kovalam (14 Kms - Approx 30 Mins)
Welcome at Trivandrum Airport & proceed to Kovalam. Kovalam is an internationally renowned beach destination with three adjacent crescent beaches & also known as the "Paradise of the South". On arrival check in at the hotel & relax for a while amidst the comforts of your room. By evening explore on your own to see how the everlasting sea touches the everlasting sky. Kovalam is the place where one can see the golden sand at the day time & silver sand in the night, with high rock promontory & a calm bay of blue waters, this beach paradise creates a unique aquarelle on moonlight nights. Overnight stay at Hotel.
The Kovalam beach is an internationally renowned beach, that has gained popularity during the hippie era since the 1930's in India. There is a huge rocky promontory on the ...
Light House Beach Road, Kovalam
Day 2: Sightseeing Of Trivandrum & Return To Kovalam (16 Kms – Approx 30 Mins)
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing of Trivandrum, city of the Holy Ananth which is named after Ananthan, the cosmic serpent with a thousand heads. Visit Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple (260 yrs old) - the most religious icon of the city built by the Travancore Royal family, here the deity Padmanabha reclines on the sacred serpent & is made from over 10,000 salagramam (sacred stones) that were transported from Nepal by elephant. Secondly visit Puthe Maliga Palace Museum - a 200 year old palace which has carved wooden ceilings, marble sculptures & imported Belgian glass. Inside you’ll find Kathakali images, an armoury, portraits of maharajas, ornate thrones & other artefacts. Later proceed to Veli Tourist Village, a beautiful & popular picnic spot well-known because of its serenity, the Lake that meets the Arabian Sea. The main attraction of Veli Tourist Village is a floating bridge that has been erected at this place. The place also has a floating restaurant that gives you an amazing array of food products which might match your taste buds. By evening proceed to Shankumugham Beach, the beach is well known for its breathtaking sunset view which is such memorable moment whose beauty will refresh your mind. The beautiful sculpture of a mermaid is a major attraction here, this giant statue is more than 35m long. Later return to Kovalam. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
The tour starts with the breathtaking trip to city tour in and around the city. Trivandrum, city of the Holy Ananth which is named after Ananthan, the cosmic serpent with a ...
Day 3: Sightseeing Of Poovar & Return To Kovalam (17 Kms – Approx 40 Mins)
After breakfast proceed to Poovar. Poovar is one among the natural wonders where the Lake, River, Sea and Beach meet the land. A rare find in Kerala. Poovar is basically a fishing village and the only way to reach Poovar is through water, it is known for its pristine and virginal beauty, Poovar Beach is haunted by those who love solitude. Day free for Lesiure in poovar Island. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 4: Departure
After breakfast, check out from hotel & transfer to Trivandrum airport for departure, back to home with beautiful memories of God's Own Country.