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 features

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)
How to get there

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.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Travancore?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Travancore. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Melbourne Central: 2,025 holiday lettings
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,039 holiday lettings
  • Eureka Skydeck 88: 2,028 holiday lettings
  • DFO South Wharf: 2,022 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,014 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Travancore listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Travancore?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 313 Houses in Travancore. Our other popular types of Travancore holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,350 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 16 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Travancore?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 516 holiday homes with pool available in Travancore. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.