Sale ends Friday 16th March: View Tours

A number of our award-winning Escorted Tours have late availability departing in April, May and June.
Take advantage of this and save £100pp by using promo code ITOUR100. For more information just click on one of the tours below...

Applies to new bookings only. Terms and Conditions apply.

Monday-Friday:9:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday:9:00am - 8:00pm
Sunday:10:00am - 9:00pm
See more results
  • to
  • to

Holidays to Kerala

Kerala Holidays

Enjoy a beautiful climate, crystal clear seas and golden beaches that stretch for miles around the southern coast of India on Kerala holidays that will stay in your memories for years. You can take in tours of exotic river backwaters and experience some of Kerala's most famous sights, as well as an incredible journey up the Thekkady Mountains and an awe-inspiring trip to the Periyar Lake Nature Reserve - and that's just on our 6 night/7 day Treasures of Kerala Tour. No matter what you want from your holiday, you can find it in Kerala. You can spend your days reclining on a beautiful beach or immersing yourself in colourful, mesmerising Indian culture during your Kerala holiday - the choice is entirely yours.

Cheap package holidays to Kerala

At Mercury Holidays, we like making Kerala holidays as easy and as cost-effective as possible. That's why you can purchase cheap package holidays to Kerala through us and make the most of cheap flights to Kerala and hotels that are bound to impress even the most discerning guests. You can choose between astounding Poovar and the glorious Kovalam Beach - and, from there, you're free to travel around and explore what else Kerala has to offer. What's more, with our Kerala single traveller holidays, you won't be disappointed.

Explore Kerala's diverse culture with Mercury Holidays

Discover the amazing history and background of Kerala on during your holiday to this enigmatic Indian state. Before deciding on booking, you can also view a map and resort guide of what to expect on your Kerala holiday. Please note that you'll need to obtain an Indian tourist Visa - then the incredible culture of Kerala is available to explore to your heart's desire.

Resorts in Kerala

Alleppey in KeralaAlleppey

Alleppey is a city located in Kerala and is known as the 'Venice of the East' due to its canals, backwaters and beaches. Take a ride down the backwaters on a houseboat and gaze at the beautiful waters...
View Holidays to Alleppey, Kerala

Kochi-Cochin in KeralaKochi-Cochin

Drawing travellers for over 600 years Kochi (also known as Cochin) is home to the monuments of the many cultures who have called the city home during its fascinating history. Ancient mosques sit side by...
View Holidays to Kochi-Cochin, Kerala

Kollam in KeralaKollam

One of the oldest ports in Kerala, Kollam is another access point to the Backwaters. A colourful and busy market with a fishing community on Kollam Beach.
View Holidays to Kollam, Kerala

Kovalam in KeralaKovalam

Ten miles south of Trivandrum, this is the best known beach resort in Kerala with many hotels overlooking the sea. At its heart are three sheltered sandy bays providing safe bathing.
View Holidays to Kovalam, Kerala

Kumarakom in KeralaKumarakom

Kumarakom Holidays Kumarakom is famous for offering some of the best and most beautiful backwaters in Kerala. Found in the southern area of the state, Kumarakom is set in the backdrop of Vembanad Lake...
View Holidays to Kumarakom, Kerala

Mararikulam in KeralaMararikulam

Mararikulam Holidays Mararikulam is a small and tranquil beach village in the beautiful Alappuzha district of Kerala, it would be an excellent choice for a truly inspirational holiday experience. Where...
View Holidays to Mararikulam, Kerala

View more resorts in Kerala

Things to do on holiday in Kerala

Go dancing in Kerala

A trip to Kerala would be incomplete without witnessing, and participating if you’re feeling brave, in some of the classic styles of Indian dance originating in the region....

Read More
What to wear in Kerala

Kerala is a beautiful Indian destination; with stunning coastlines, a wide range of culture to explore and exciting wildlife to meet your holiday will be packed full of last...

Read More
The land of spices

For thousands of years, the spice trade has dominated the south Indian state of Kerala. With a humid, tropical climate and fertile soil, Kerala’s countryside is perfect for...

Read More
Elephants in Kerala

Bejewelled and wearing golden head coverings called nettipattam, elephants majestically sway through the streets lined with people. Bells and necklaces tinkle as they go. Priests...

Read More

Read more about Things to do in Kerala

When to visit Kerala

Average Temperatures (°C) in Kerala

Read more about when to visit Kerala

Kerala Holiday Guide

Essential travel information for your holiday to Kerala


Indian Rupee

Average Flying Time

12 - 17? hours

Spoken Language(s)

Malayalam, English

Visa (UK Passport Holders)

A visa is required for entry into India. British Citizen Passport Holders will need to obtain an e-Tourist Visa (eTV) for travel to India. We work closely with The Travel Visa Company who will be able to arrange your visa on your behalf. Please call them on 01270 250 590 and quote 'Mercury Holidays'. The cost of the visa is approximately ?96 per person. The Travel Visa Company can only apply for this 30 days before your proposed travel date and the visa takes around 10 working days to issue. It is only valid for a 30-day single entry stay from the date of arrival. When calling the Travel Visa Company they will advise you of any changes to the fees or the procedure, they will also advise you of all information they will require in order to apply for the visa.

Recent Searches

For your convenience we've saved your most recent searches below...