Best of Kerala
Starts from â¹ 28500/-
5 Nights / 6 Days Days
Cochin / Munnar / Thekkady / Kumarakom / Alleppey / Cochin
The Western Ghats of Kerala is indeed gorgeous, and therefore Kerala is christened as GODS OWN COUNTRY, for the beauty it showcases. Munnar for its plantations and Thekkady for its wild life are well known. The tour culminates with a cruise and stay in a Houseboat in Kumarakom/Alleppey which is in the backwaters of the Punnamada lake.
Day 1 : Arrival at Cochin / Munnar (130 Kms / 3 Hrs)
Meet on arrival and drive to Munnar- one of the most popular hill stations in India is situated at the confluence of three mountain streams. On arrival check into resort/hotel, Depending upon the arrival time proceed for half day sightseeing, visit to Lock Heart Gap - This is an ideal place for adventure tourism and trekking. Echo Point - This scenic place gets its name from the natural echo phenomenon here. Echo Point is on the way to Top Station. Nyayamakad - is a land of breathtaking waterfalls. Return to resort/hotel, dinner and overnight.
Day 2 : Munnar:
Breakfast and proceed for full day sightseeing, visit to Anayirankal - It's a lush green carpet of tea plants. Pothamedu - offers an excellent view of the tea, coffee and cardamom plantations in Munnar. Tea Museum - Munnar is perhaps the choicest of places to preserve and showcase some of the exquisite and interesting aspects on the genesis and growth of tea plantations in Kerala's high ranges. Return to resort/hotel, dinner and overnight
Day 3 : Munnar / Thekkady (130 Kms / 3 Hrs)
Breakfast, checkout and drive to Thekkady - The very sound of the word Thekkady conjures up images of elephants, unending chains of hills and spice scented plantations. Enroute visit Powerhouse Waterfalls-cascades down a steep rock 200m above sea level. On arrival check into the resort/hotel. Lunch and relax. Later on visit to The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary - situated on the banks of the Periyar Lake - an artificial lake, at Thekkady. Return to resort/hotel, dinner and overnight
Day 4 : Thekkady / Kumarakom - House Boat:
Breakfast, checkout and drive to Kumarakom to board the House Boat. The Houseboat takes you around the backwaters of Kumarakom and Alleppey. All meals are served in the boat. Overnight.
Day 5 : Alleppey / Cochin (65 Kms / 1 1/2Hrs)
Breakfast checkout and drive to Cochin. On arrival check into Hotel. Later proceed to visit St. Francis Church - centuries old church at Fort Kochi was originally built completely of timber and later reconstructed in stone masonry, Pierce Leslie Bungalow - this charming mansion was the office of Pierce Leslie, arched doorways, carved doors and sprawling rooms. Loafer's Corner/Princess Street - One of the earliest streets to be constructed in Fort Kochi, the traditional meeting place and hangout of the jovial fun loving people of the area. Return to hotel and overnight.
Day 6 : Cochin:
Breakfast checkout and transfer to Cochin Airport to board the flight for onward destination.Tour Ends.
INCLUDES & EXCLUDES
- Per person rates in Indian Rupees applicable for minimum of 2 persons staying together sharing same room and vehicle with other combination.
- Accommodation with breakfast and taxes in specified or similar properties.
- Transportation by A/C Car, driver allowance, fuel, parking charges, interstate taxes as per the itinerary only. Driving from morning 08.00am to 20.00hrs
- Lunch, dinner and personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, tips, etc.,
- Air / Train Ticket.
- Entry tickets, camera / video Camera fee.
- Local or accompanying guide charges
- Any items other than mentioned in cost includes.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
We strongly recommend that you read the Terms & Conditions
carefully before booking your holiday.
This tour can be booked by minimum of 2 persons up to 10 persons. We do not recommend add others to this tour. It will be you and your family or friends traveling in this tour by private vehicles only.
We offer the following categories of hotels:
- Silver 3 Star Hotels
- Gold 4 Star Hotels
- Platinum 5 Star Hotels
In cities where the categories are not available the lower category will be provided and rates have been taken in our costings for the lower categories.
You can choose from some of our most popular readymade programs or we can tailor a program just to suit your specific requirements. Alternatively, when you tailor your own tour, you can begin and end your journey from any City you choose within India.
This is a very exclusive way of discovering India. You have the choice of touring in a Sedan Car for up to 2 to 3 pax or in a Multi Purpose Vehicle (MPV) for 3-5 Pax. Our Experienced Chauffeurs will take care of all your needs for the duration of the tour. All Sightseeing Tours are on a Private Basis.
We can provide you an English Speaking Guide or any other language that you may require for all your Guided Tours at additional cost upon request.
Your Chauffeurs will offer you the greatest degree of flexibility, as he will be able to accommodate your needs and changes to your schedule even on short notice.
All our vehicles are fully air-conditioned, constantly maintained and are of the highest standards. All Chauffeurs are fluent in English(some other local languages) and have extensive experience in touring knowledge of their area.
Vehicles will be at your disposal from 0800hrs to 2000hrs daily. You may take regular stops and breaks at your leisure whenever or travel to places you would like to visit nearby.
2-3 Pax Silver / Gold customer will be travelling in Sedan vehicle and Platinum customer in MPV vehicles.
- Sedan - 4+1 seater - suitable for 1 to 3pax - matching interior, air conditioning - Baggage - 2 Hand Baggage Baggage 2 Suitcases ( Tata Indigo, Swift Desire, Mahindra Logan or Toyota Etios)
- Multi Purpose Vehicle (MPV) 6+1 seater suitable for 4 to 5 Pax matching interior, air conditioning - 3 Hand Baggage 3 to 4 Suitcases ( Toyota Innova)
- Tempo Traveler Transporter 12 +1 seater suitable for 6 to 10 pax matching interior, air conditioning 10 Hand Baggage 9-10 Suitcases
- Mini Coach 18+1 seater for 11 to 6 pax matching interior, air conditioning, microphone.