Flying time from Singapore 4 hours 25 minutes
Currency Indian Rupee (INR)
International dialling code +91
Climate Tropical, with temperatures reaching 33 degrees Celsius in summer (February to May) and 22 degrees Celsius in winter (October to January)
Airport code TRV
Airport to city 6km
Airport tax INR239 for Passenger Service Fee and INR535 for User Development Fee. Swachh Bharat Cess Tax, Krishi Kalyan Cess Tax and Service Tax are applicable; tax amount depends on itinerary
The capital of Kerala, Trivandrum boasts internationally renowned beaches, historic monuments and a rich cultural heritage. Today, it is one of Kerala’s most populous cities and an important IT and tourism hub. Its busy commercial complexes also offer plenty of shopping opportunities for tourists; some items that the state is famous for include handlooms, gold ornaments, spices and local handicrafts.