WHY RICKSHAW?

The Rickshaw Travel Group ("Rickshaw Travels") was founded in May 1988. From our humble beginnings as a small travel agency, we have grown and expanded into several countries and today have 28 years of experience in the travel business, both corporate and leisure... read more .

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. 

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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 airport on arrival meet & assist by our representative 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 city tour of Munnar, visit the Tea Museum, Mattapetty Lake. Overnight in Munnar.  

Day 4: 
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 5: 
Thekkady- Kumarakom: In the morning check out from the hotel and proceed to visit Spice Plantation. Later drive to Kumarakom. Overnight in Kumarakom. 

Day 6: 
Kumarakom (Departure): Morning check out from the hotel and drive to Cochin airport to board flight for onwards destination.
 

**End of Services**

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.
  • Common boat ride in Periyar lake and spice plantation in Thekkady.
  • Local English speaking guide for sightseeing in Cochin and Munnar.        
  • All applicable taxes including government 

 


Excludes:

  • Any Air fare /rail fare / travel insurance.
  • Any camera fees.
  • Any expenses of personal nature like tip, laundry, table drinks, Phone etc.
  • No Vehicle will be provided during leisure day in Kumarakom and Kovalam.
  • Any other expense not mentioned in includes
 
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