Trivandrum Itinerary 2 Days

Things to See in Trivandrum in 2 days

If you are looking for the best things to see in Trivandrum in 2 days, these are the attractions you must include in your Trivandrum itinerary for 2 days. Explore further to plan a perfect trip of 2 days in Trivandrum.

This Plan is Good for You if You Are:

  • Visiting Trivandrum for the first time and have 2 days in hand
  • Looking for places to visit in 2 days in Trivandrum
  • Staying in Trivandrum and wondering how to spend 2 days in Trivandrum with family and kids
  • Backpacker planning to spend 48 hours in Trivandrum
  • Want to create Trivandrum itinerary on your own
  • Planning weekend vacation of 2 days in Trivandrum

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Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Trivandrum

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Trivandrum. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Trivandrum as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Trivandrum.

2 Days in Trivandrum - Perfect Weekend Guide

Also called Thiruvananthapuram, Trivandrum is the capital of Indian state of Kerala. The city is located on the coast of Arabian Sea and is home to many British style colonial buildings, art galleries, beaches, temples, and of course, the Travancore Royal Family. If you are coming to Kerala, you must visit Trivandrum. If you are going to be in town for 72 hours, here is how you can spend 2 days in Trivandrum.

How to spend 2 days in Trivandrum?

Day 1 in Trivandrum

Start your day 1 by visiting the Napier Museum. This art and natural history museum are one of the top attractions in the city. Set inside a 19th-century building, this museum houses many archaeological and historical artefacts. After exploring the museum at your own pace, in the afternoon head to the Kanakakkunnu Palace. This old royal palace is open to the visitors who can explore its beautiful interiors and lush gardens. Later visit the Thiruvananthapuram Zoo. Covering 55 acres of woodland, lakes, and lawns, this is one of the oldest zoos in the state. A variety of domestic and exotic animals appeal to a range of tourists.

In the evening, visit one of the best beaches in Kerala, the Kovalam Beach. At just a 30 minutes drive from the city, this beach is often called the 'Paradise of the South'. The name of the place literally translates into 'a grove of coconut trees,' and hence it is here that you will be treated to endless views of the coconut trees. Enjoy the sunset here as you see the sunset over the horizon of Arabian Sea.

Day 2 in Trivandrum

On the day 2 of your visit, head to Kerala Science and Technology Museum. This museum is home to many educational exhibits and activities that focus on the various scientific principles in the fields of physics, electronics, and technology. Also located here is a planetarium that you must visit. Next, visit the Puthenmalika Palace Museum to witness some stunning royal architecture. In the afternoon, visit one of India's top temples, the Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Built in 1729, this temple complex features a towering gateway and is dedicated to Padmanabha. Later in the evening, Shankumugham Beach to catch another glimpse of the sunset.

Tours and Activities in Trivandrum for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in Trivandrum

Best Hotels in Trivandrum for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Trivandrum itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With Less Days in Hand

With limited time in hand, explore our travel ideas for 1 day in Trivandrum. During a short day trip you may visit the important attractions in Trivandrum.

With More Days in Hand

With more than 2 days in hand, you can comfortably spend more time at famous attractions in Trivandrum. Plan lunch or dinner at the best restaurants, enjoy night-outs, indulge in adventure activites. Explore 3 days and 4 days trip ideas for Trivandrum.

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