Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Travancore

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Travancore. This welcoming and trendy city is well known for its zoo, cafes and skyscrapers. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Travancore

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Travancore has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Melbourne Zoo (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • State Netball Hockey Centre (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Melbourne Star Observation Wheel (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Melbourne City Baths (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Travancore

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Travancore. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Luna Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Royal Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Princes Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Flagstaff Gardens (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)

Transport to and around Travancore

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 9 mi (14.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Travancore?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,743 holiday rentals near Travancore. From 305 Houses to 15 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Travancore for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Travancore?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 305 Houses in Travancore. Our other popular types of Travancore holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 15 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 15 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 15 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Travancore?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 499 holiday homes with pool available in Travancore. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.