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EXOTIC KERALA


Kerala a state in Southern India is known as a tropical paradise of waving palms and wide sandy beaches. It is a narrow strip of coastal territory that slopes down the Western Ghats in a cascade of lush green vegetation, and reaches to the Arabian sea. 

From USD 420 * | from £ 306.6*

per person sharing based on 4 pax

Kerala borders the states of Tamil Nadu to the east and Karnataka to the north. It is also known for its backwaters, mountains, coconuts, spices and art forms like Kathakali and Mohini Attam. It is the most literate state in India, and a land of diverse religions, where you can find Hindu temples, mosques, churches, and even synagogues. With world class tourist sporting options, ayurvedic spas and treatments, eco-tourism initiatives, a large number of visit options ranging from beautiful high altitude blue mountains to pristine rain forests to golden sun-sand beaches and an enormous range of accommodation, Kerala has much to offer the visitor.

 

DAY 1: ARRIVE COCHIN
 
On arrival at Cochin meet & assist and transfer to the hotel. Later proceed for city tour of cochin. Visit The Dutch Palace (Fridays closed), Jewish Synagogue (Saturdays closed), St. Francis Church (1510), the Chinese fishing nets at the entrance of Cochin Harbour and Willingdon Island - a manmade island from materials dredged while deepening Cochin port. Evening witness Kathakali dance performance. Overnight in Cochin 
 
DAY 2: COCHIN – MUNNAR 
 
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Munnar. Munnar is situated at the confluence of the three mountain Streams – Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala, 1600 m above the sea level. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight in Munnar.
 
DAY 3: MUNNAR
 
After breakfast, proceed for local sightseeing in Munnar. The major sightseeing attractions of Munnar include Eravikulam National Park, The High Range Club, Top Station, , Mattupetty, Echo Point and Tea Garden. Overnight in Munnar.
 
DAY 4: MUNNAR
 
Full day free for leisure. Overnight in Munnar.
 
DAY 5: MUNNAR - THEKKADY
 
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Thekkady. Later  in the afternoon proceed for boat ride. Overnight in Thekkady.
 
DAY 6: THEKKADY - KUMARAKOM
 
In the morning check out from the hotel and drive to Kumarakom. Overnight in Kumarakom.
 
DAY 7: KUMARAKOM
 
Full day free for leisure to enjoy the backwaters. Overnight in Kumarakom.
 
DAY 8: KUMARAKOM - KOVALAM
 
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Kovalam. Overnight in Kovalam.
 
DAY 9: KOVALAM
 
Breakfast at hotel. Full day at leisure to enjoy the beach. Overnight in Kovalam.
 
DAY 10: KOVALAM (DEPARTURE)
 
Morning check out from the hotel and drive to Trivandrum  airport to board flight for onwards destination.
 

 

Includes:

  • Accommodation in well-appointed room.
  • Daily buffet breakfast at hotel coffee shop.
  • Transfers and tours with surface transportation using air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Entrance to the monument.
  • Local English speaking guide for sightseeing as per program.
  • All applicable taxes including government service tax.

 


Excludes:

  • Any Air fare /rail fare / travel insurance.
  • Any camera fees.
  • Any expenses of personal nature like tip, laundry, table drinks, Phone etc.
  • Any other expense not mentioned in includes.
 
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