Simon Travels is one of the leading well-known travel agency and tour operator based in Cochin.
Kerala is undoubtedly an ideal place for a holiday with your family. The natural beauty, the pleasant climate and the various places of interest will make for a wonderful stay of yours. Knowing a few tips on the things you may or may not do in
Kerala can help you a lot while you are here.
It is advisable to take the package with breakfast only. If you opt for a package with lunch/dinner you would have already paid for the food and if you are not liking the food from the hotel you do not have any other option than wasting your money
If you have the habit of vomiting during traveling, inform your driver in advance. If you get the feel for vomiting during travel ask your drive to stop the vehicle and do not vomit inside the vehicle or through the windows
Do carry your medicines and few tablets for fever, cold, head ache, vomiting etc
Kerala has a balanced climate throughout the year and you do not experience extreme hot or cold
We recommend you to carry woolen clothes if your itinerary includes Munnar or Thekkady as they are cold places
Some temples do not permit entry to non-Hindus. Strict dress codes are followed in most of the temples. Footwear is banned inside the temple premises.
Smoking is banned in public places.
While booking train tickets if you are trying for Cochin, search Ernakulam which is same as Cochin. There is no railway station by name Cochin and code for Ernakulam is ERN or ERS
For your safety, try to carry minimal gold ornaments
There are lots of ATMs at most of the places there by avoiding carrying more cash with you
Always try to carry mineral water with you and avoid unsafe water from taps for drinking
Heavy penalties including imprisonment for possession of narcotic drugs.
It is not recommended to travel after 7PM as there will be fog on the road and is danger to drive during this time. Try to reach your hotel before 7PM so that you get enough time for relaxing and re-energizing yourself for the next day