Exotic Kerala

Kerala, India

In this tour experience the languid network of backwaters, the spice and tea-covered hills of the Western Ghats, lush hill stations and exotic wildlife, enchanting art forms, exotic cuisines … which makes Kerala a favourite haunt. Your biggest problem would be choosing where to linger the longest.

Book now and experience Kerala in just 7 days!

Places Covered: Munnar, Pothamedu, Devikulam, Eravikulam National Parkm, Thekkady, Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Periyar Lake, Kumarakom and Alleppey

Package Highlight: 10D/9N

Places Covered

  • DAY 01: Cochin – Munnar
  • DAY 02: Munnar
  • DAY 03: Munnar – Thekkady
  • DAY 04: Thekkady
  • DAY 05: Thekkady – Kumarakom
  • DAY 06: Kumarakom – Alleppey
  • DAY 07: Alleppey – Cochin Departure

Detailed Itinerary:

DAY 01: COCHIN – MUNNAR

COCHIN – MUNNAR
On Arrival you will be met by our representative at the airport. Drive to Munnar- a beautiful hill station also known for its tea plantations. On reaching check into your hotel and relax. Step out to see the surrounding strikingly beautiful country side.

Meals: NA

Overnight stay at your hotel in Munnar

DAY 02: MUNNAR

After a relaxed breakfast, step out to visit Pothamedu which offers you an excellent view of the tea, coffee and cardamom plantations. Apart from the breathtaking scenery it is also an ideal place for trekking and long mountain walks. Head to Devikulam a tranquil hill station which offers you a rare experience with its velvet lawns and cool mountain air. Then visit Eravikulam National Park Rajamalai where you can spot Nilgiri Thar (mountain goat).

Meals: Breakfast

Overnight stay at your hotel in Munar

DAY 03: MUNNAR – THEKKADY

Morning after your breakfast head to Thekkady located in the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, known for its mountain scenery
and jungle walks. On reaching check into your hotel and relax. In the afternoon visit a spice plantation. You have rest of the day at leisure to explore around.

Meals: Breakfast

Overnight stay at your hotel in Thekkady

DAY 04: THEKKADY

Today morning after your breakfast take a boat-ride on the Periyar Lake where you can view the wildlife at a close quarter from the safety of your boat. The greatest attraction is the herd of wild elephants that come down to the lake to play in the water. In the afternoon you will be taken at the Elephant Junction for a half an hour ride. Spend the rest of the evening at leisure.

Meals: Breakfast

Overnight stay at your hotel in Thekkady

DAY 05: THEKKKADY – KUMARAKOM

Head to Kumarakom after a sumptuous breakfast, which is roughly a 4 hour drive. Kumarakom also known as the tourist paradise is a serenely beautiful and charming emerald peninsula, jutting into the picturesque Vembanad Lake. The Vembanad Lake with its majestic canals, streams and distributaries along its banks, weave an intricate and enchantingly beautiful web. Check in to your hotel and explore the place at your own leisure.

Meals: Breakfast

Overnight stay at your hotel in Kumarakom

DAY 06: KUMARAKOM – ALLEPPEY

Visit the renowned bird sanctuary located on the banks of lake Vembanad in the morning. In the afternoon; proceed on a picturesque drive to Alleppey – known as the ‘Venice of the East’. Embark on your houseboat and relax as you cruise along
the waterways – amazing opportunity to see the Keralan village life.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight stay at your house-boat in Alleppey

DAY 07: ALLEPPEY – COCHIN DEPARTURE

Morning after your breakfast, disembark from your houseboat and head to Cochin. If time permits before your Airport drop, go on a sightseeing tour visiting the Chinese fishing nets, the St. Francis Church, Mattencherry Palace (closed on Friday) and the Jewish Synagogue (closed on all Saturdays and Jewish holidays and any day as announced by the community) the oldest living Synagogue in the world.

Meals: Breakfast

End of your tour! Return home with sweet memories.

Package Inclusions:
  • Assistance upon arrival by our Kerala office representative
  • All transfers from hotel to airport in Cochin
  • Houseboat Cruise at Alleppey with Lunch and Dinner on-board
  • Accommodation on twin / double sharing basis as per program
  • All sightseeing and tour as per program
  • Transportation by personal AC Vehicle

Package Exclusions:
  • Airfare to and from to your final destination and airport taxes if any
  • Any kind of bus or rail fare
  • Any personal expenses. Room service and special orders. Alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages
  • Any kind of drinks (alcoholic, mineral, soft or hard and starters)
  • Insurance, gratuities and personal expenses like laundry, telephone calls, and incidentals
  • Entrance fees, camera fee, and monument guide services
  • Any activity like Trekking, Jeep Ride/Hike etc
  • Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Cost Inclusion”
  • Service Tax extra (as applicable)
  • Extension of tour program / Extra nights in hotel for any reasons eg. due to bad weather, road closure, breakdown, any natural calamities, ill health, flight cancellation
  • Vehicle is not included on leisure days & after finishing the sightseeing tour as per the itinerary

Cancellation Policy:

  • More than 30 days prior to trip departure date: Rs 3000 per person
  • 30 – 15 days before departure: 30% of tour cost
  • 14 – 07 days before departure: 60% of tour cost
  • Less than 07 prior to departure: No Refund 100% of tour cost
  • No Show : No Refund, 100% of tour cost