Kerala Tour is a perfect destination for adventure, culture, relaxation.water sports, traditional boat racing, ayurvedic massages, unique dances and folklore and With its laid-back beach scene, swaying elephant rides and gentle houseboat cruises along tropical backwaters, youâ€™ll soon see why National Geographic Traveller voted Kerala one of its ten Paradise Foundâ€™. This Kerala Tour packages give you a chance to escape into the flawless beauty of Munnar and revel in the green forests and stunning valleys of Wayanad. There are many fascinating elements that make Kerala a good tourist spot. You will be overwhelming by enchanting Kerala Boat house, beautiful memories and happy moments that is what we can promise you in this Kerala tour packages. Plan Holidays manage your travel interests in any package are â€“ wildlife, local culture and food, history, blissful beaches, luxury, honeymoon, family trip or soft adventure for perfect holiday tour to Kerala.
COCHIN(2 nights): Cochin Tour includes â€“ St. Francis Church which is the oldest European Church in India, auditorium to watch the famous dance drama of Kerala, the Kathakali.
MUNNAR(2 nights): A hill station located 1600 meters above sea level, famous for its tea plantations, short trip to the Eravikulam National Park (home to the endangered Nilgiri Thar mountain goat amongst others).
PERIYAR(2 nights): Known for its undulating hills, spice plantations, and elephant sightings. One of the 27 tiger reserves in India, the Periyar valley in Thekkady is the oldest. You can take a boat ride to visit wildlife.
KUMARAKOM(1 night): Kumarakom is the jumping off point to join a boat to explore the Kerala backwaters.
KUMARAKOM ALLEPPEY(1 night): Experience the daily lives of the locals from the decks of a house boat.
KOVALAM(2 nights): one of the most popular beach destinations in Kerala and check into your hotel. Kovalam consists of three adjacent crescent beaches separated by rocky headlands, of which the southernmost Lighthouse beach is the most famous.
|Day 02:||IN COCHIN|
|Day 03:||COCHIN MUNNAR(BY SURFACE 135 KMS / 3.5 HRS)|
|Day 04:||IN MUNNAR|
|Day 05:||MUNNAR PERIYAR(BY SURFACE 110 KMS / 4 HRS)/td>|
|Day 06:||IN PERIYAR|
|Day 07:||PERIYAR KUMARAKOM (BY SURFACE 138 KMS/ 3.5 HRS)|
|Day 08:||KUMARAKOM ALLEPPEY|
|Day 09:||ALLEPPEY KOVALAM BY SURFACE 175 KMS / 4 HRS)|
|Day 10:||IN KOVALAM|
|Day 11:||KOVALAM TRIVANDRUM(BY SURFACE 25 KMS / 1 HRS)TRIVANDRUM MUMBAI (BY FLIGHT S2 5741 DEP 1300 ARR 1505 HRS)|
DAY 01: COCHIN
Arrive this morning at Kochi International airport. You will be met by our representative outside the customs gate and escorted to your hotel. Upon arrival, check-in to your hotel.Remainder of the day will be at leisure for relaxation and independent activities.Overnight at the hotel
DAY 02:IN COCHIN
Today you can go for a sightseeing tour of Cochin which includes – St. Francis Church which is the oldest European Church in India, the Santa Cruz Basilica built in 1557 by the Portuguese, the Spice market and the 15th century Chinese fishing nets believed to have been brought by Chinese traders.In the evening, visit an auditorium to watch the famous dance drama of Kerala, the Kathakali. This dance is characterised by some great story telling, amazing costumes and extensive make-up. (Overnight at the hotel)
Note: Jewish Synagogue is closed on Friday and Saturday. Dutch palaces is closed on Friday. DAY
03:COCHIN MUNNAR(BY SURFACE 135 KMS / 3.5 HRS)
After breakfast visit the dutch palace and continue drive to Munnar a hill station located 1600 meters above sea level. Once the summer resort of the erstwhile British administration in South India it still retains its colonial charm and is famous for its tea plantations, most of which are privately owned. With its sprawling estates, rolling hills, sparkling waterfalls, picture postcard hamlets and undulating valleys, Munnar is an ideal holiday destination. Overnight at the hotel)
DAY 04: IN MUNNAR
Today you take a visit tea museum, take a short trip to the Eravikulam National Park (home to the endangered Nilgiri Thar mountain goat amongst others) or simply walk through the enchanting tea estates and enjoy the tranquillity it provides. (Overnight at the hotel)
DAY 05: MUNNAR PERIYAR(BY SURFACE 110 KMS / 4 HRS)
Drive to Periyar an area known for its undulating hills, spice plantations, and elephant sightings. One of the 27 tiger reserves in India, the Periyar valley in Thekkady is the oldest. Check into your hotel. Go on a spice plantation tour today where you will be enticed by not only the aroma of spices like cinnamon, cardamom, pepper and nutmeg but will also get to know how they are grown, harvested and processed before they reach the supermarkets. It is also possible to go for an optional Elephant ride today. (Overnight at the hotel)
DAY 06:IN PERIYAR
Today you can go for a 03 hrs escorted jungle trek with an experienced trekker. Later you could go for a boat ride, where you may get a chance to view wildlife (Overnight at the hotel)
DAY 07:PERIYAR KUMARAKOM (BY SURFACE 138 KMS/ 3.5 HRS)
After breakfast depart to Kumarakom – This cluster of tiny islands is almost impossibly beautiful, surrounded by a labyrinth of tropical waterways. Kumarakom is the jumping off point to join a boat to explore the Kerala backwaters. (Overnight at the hotel)
DAY 08:KUMARAKOM ALLEPPEY
After Breakfast depart from hotel and drive through the beautiful landscape to reach the land of backwaters. Experience the daily lives of the locals from the decks of a house boat. Pass women washing their clothes in the river and farmers bathing their buffalo; watch as fishermen and vegetable sellers go from house to house by boat selling their wares; pass villagers standing up to their necks in water gossiping with their neighbor. Enjoy tasty local meals as the boat drifts along and watch as the sun sets over the ever-changing scenery before retiring to your cabin to be lulled to sleep by the gently lapping water (Overnight on board House Boat) (Full board basis)
DAY 09:ALLEPPEY KOVALAM BY SURFACE 175 KMS / 4 HRS)
Check out from the houseboat and drive to Kovalam, one of the most popular beach destinations in Kerala and check into your hotel. Kovalam consists of three adjacent crescent beaches separated by rocky headlands, of which the southernmost Lighthouse beach is the most famous. The Azure waters and favourable climate make Kovalam a favourite year-round destination for beach lovers. Day is at leisure.(Overnight at the hotel)
DAY 10:IN KOVALAM Breakfast at hotel days free at leisure. (Overnight at the hotel) (No Transport & guide)
DAY 11:KOVALAM TRIVANDRUM(BY SURFACE 25 KMS / 1 HRS)TRIVANDRUM MUMBAI (BY FLIGHT S2 5741 DEP 1300 ARR 1505 HRS) After breakfast transfer to Trivandrum airport and board flight to Mumbai.
TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES:
- Accommodation in a double sharing room basis in the listed hotels (or) equivalent
- Daily buffet breakfast in the listed hotels
- Indian Traditional Welcome
- Entrance ticket at monuments
- Transportation/Transfers by air-conditioned vehicle as per itinerary
- Qualified English speaking guide during sightseeing tour.
- Kathakali dance show in Cochin
- Tea museum visit in Munnar
- Spice Plantation tour in Periyar
- 03 hrs trekking in Periyar
- One night stay in house boat on full board Alleppey round trip.
- Boating in Periyar
- All presently applicable tax
TOUR PACKAGE DOES NOT INCLUDES:
- Meals other than those specifies in the itinerary
- Camera fee & tips
- Additional expense which may arise due to strikes and natural calamities etc… situation beyond control of Hi Tours
- All other than those listed in above inclusions