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Planning a trip to Kerala, India

12th Apr to 17th Apr, 2024Budget Friendly Train
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Things to do in Kerala, India in April

Day 1 - Friday 12th, Apr
morning -

Arrive in Kerala via train from Chennai, Tamil Nadu

afternoon -

Check in to accommodation and relax

evening -

Explore local area and try some local cuisine at Mubarak Restaurant

Day 2 - Saturday 13th, Apr
morning -

Explore the Kerala backwaters with a bamboo rafting experience in Kuttanad

afternoon -

Lunch at The Kettuvallam Restaurant

evening -

Visit Alappuzha Beach for some beach activities and sea food at Seafood Island

Day 3 - Sunday 14th, Apr
morning -

Embark on a trek to the Meesapulimala Peak in the Western Ghats

afternoon -

Enjoy a traditional Kerala meal at Rapsy Restaurant

evening -

Relax and unwind at the Mattupetty Dam

Day 4 - Monday 15th, Apr
morning -

Visit Periyar National Park for a jungle safari

afternoon -

Lunch at the Garden Cafe

evening -

Explore the spice plantations at Abraham's Spice Garden

Day 5 - Tuesday 16th, Apr
morning -

Relax at Kovalam Beach and try some water sports

afternoon -

Lunch at the German Bakery

evening -

Explore the Vizhinjam Lighthouse for panoramic views

Day 6 - Wednesday 17th, Apr
morning -

Visit the Kerala Folklore Museum to learn about the local art and culture

afternoon -

Lunch at Dal Roti Restaurant for some Indian cuisine

evening -

Explore the local markets at Chalai Market for some souvenir shopping

Day 7 - Thursday 18th, Apr
morning -

Depart from Kerala via train to Chennai, Tamil Nadu

afternoon -

Goodbye lunch at Ariya Nivaas Restaurant

evening -

Departure from Kerala

Weather in Kerala, India in Invalid date
Avg Temp25°C to 35°C
Chance of Rain30%

Kerala in April is hot and humid, with average temperatures ranging from 25 to 35 degrees Celsius. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

Travel eSims for India

*Travel eSims are a great way to stay connected while travelling. They are easy to set up online, no need to visit a store, and can be used in multiple countries. They are a data saver compared to international roaming and are compatible with most phones.

Things to Carry on your trip to Kerala, India

Clothing & Apparel

Light and airy clothing -

Kerala's weather is tropical, so opt for fabrics like cotton and linen

Comfortable sandals or walking shoes -

You'll be doing a lot of exploring, so make sure your footwear is supportive

A light jacket or shawl -

For evenings or if you visit any religious sites with dress codes

Swimsuit -

If you plan on visiting any beaches


Sunscreen -

Protect your skin from the strong Kerala sun

Sunglasses -

To shield your eyes from the sun

Hat -

For extra sun protection

Insect repellent -

To keep mosquitoes and other insects at bay

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport and visa (if required) -

For identification and entry into India

Travel insurance -

To protect you against unexpected events

First-aid kit -

For minor medical emergencies

Cash and credit cards -

Indian Rupee is the local currency

Travel documents -

Train tickets, hotel bookings, etc.

Travel guide or guidebook -

To help you navigate and explore Kerala

Good to have

Reusable water bottle -

To stay hydrated and reduce plastic waste

Travel towel -

For quick drying and easy packing

Universal travel adapter -

For charging your electronics

Small flashlight or headlamp -

For nighttime adventures or power outages


Camera or smartphone -

To capture your memories

Power bank -

To keep your electronics charged

Travel headphones -

For entertainment and noise cancellation

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Cash and credit cards are commonly accepted in Kerala, but it's always a good idea to have some local currency on hand

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