Best of Kerala

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  • St. Francis Church Kochi
    St. Francis Church Kochi
  • Munnar Tea Plantations
    Munnar Tea Plantations
  • Alleppey  Houseboat
    Alleppey  Houseboat
  • Kovalam beach
    Kovalam beach
  • Padamnab Temple
    Padamnab Temple
  • Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
    Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

Best of Kerala

Duration:
7 Nights / 8 Days

Destination Covered: Cochin – Munnar – Thekkady – Alleppey – Kovalam – Trivandrum



Price:
On Request

Overview

Kerala, fondly called God’s Own Country is truly one of the best places to visit in India. Blessed with beauty that few can actually match, the southern state is a world of its own. The 8-day Best of Kerala tour by Indian Holiday introduces you to the paradise.

Starting from the Harbour City, Cochin embark to Munnar, one of the most beautiful hill stations in India. Enjoy the wild natural bliss of wildlife at Thekkady. Alleppey takes you on a tour of the blessed backwaters. For the bliss of the Arabian Sea, get to Kovalam. The tour ends at the historic and cultural capital city Trivandrum. Peruse the given itinerary for all details.

Trip Highlights
  • Sightseeing tour of multi-ethnic Cochin
  • Pay a visit to the blessed attractions of Munnar
  • Wildlife sightseeing at Thekkady
  • Cruise on the scenic backwaters at Alleppey
  • Soak up the bliss of the sun, sand and sea at Kovalam
  • Explore the historic and cultural sites of Trivandrum
Itinerary Details
Day 1: Arrive Cochin

Best of Kerala tours starts with your arrival at the Cochin Airport. Meet our representative who will pick you up and transfer to hotel. Check-in to your hotel and freshen up. Later, get ready for a local sightseeing tour of Cochin. The multi-ethnic port city of Kerala offers a number of historic sites, cultural treasures and other impressive sights.

Your tour covers the unique Chinese Fishing nets, Fort Cochin, Mattancherry Palace, St. Francis Church, Dutch Cemetery, Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace, Hill Palace, and Bolghatty Palace. Enjoy boating at the Marine drive. Later, get to the Lulu shopping mall. In the evening you will be taken for a cultural performance of the Kathakali dance show.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 2: Cochin – Munnar (130 km/ 4 Hrs.)

Start the day with a hearty breakfast at the hotel. Later, pack your bags and check out from the hotel. Today you will be driven to Munnar. The lush scenic hill station of Munnar is one of the most beautiful places in India and not just Kerala. En-route, stop at the water falls and enjoy the natural beauty. The misty roads, the cloudy skies and the amazing views accompany on your ride. On arrival into the hill town, check in to a listed hotel. Rest of the day is at your leisure.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 3: Munnar

Wake up to the bliss of Munnar. Feast on a delicious breakfast and get ready. Proceed for a local sightseeing tour of Munnar. The first stop is the Tea Museum, where you learn about the processing of the favorite brew of India. Later, proceed to the beautiful Mattupetty Dam, Echo Point, and Kundala Lake. In the afternoon visit the Eravikulam National Park. The high attitude sanctuary is known for the Nilgiri Tahr and the Neelakurinji flowers that bloom once in 12 years.

Return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 4: Munnar – Thekkady (90 Km/ 2.5 Hrs.)

Wake up to an early breakfast. Later, pack your bags and check out from the hotel. Today you will leave for Thekkady by road. On arrival at the nature blessed town, check in to the hotel or the jungle lodge. In the afternoon, enjoy a boat ride on Periyar Lake. The Periyar National Park is right on the shores of the lake and on a boat tour it is quite possible for you to see wildlife and birds.

Overnight stay at chosen accommodation.

Day 5: Thekkady – Alleppey (130 Km / 04 Hrs.)

Start the day with breakfast, after which check out from hotel. Get assistance for transfer to Alleppey. On arrival in the town, check-in to the Hotel. Enjoy the full day at the scenic backwater. Board one of the luxury houseboat chosen for you. Cruise through the wonderful ecology. The sight of picturesque village, paddy fields, charming churches and temples is soothing. Spot rare birds and cherish the blessings. Even the dark is quite amazing when on the houseboat. Spend the stargazing on the deck.

Overnight stay on the houseboat.

Day 6: Alleppey – Kovalam (160 Km / 4.5 Hrs.)

Today the houseboat arrives to the land. Have an appetizing breakfast after which check out from the houseboat. Proceed to Kovalam by road. On arrival to the beach town, check in to the hotel. The day is free of schedules, spend at leisure. The serene beaches of Kovalam are perfect for scenic walks, sunbathing and a fun time with waves. Watch the marvelous sunset, get a grab of local seafood or you can indulge in one of the pampering Ayurvedic sessions.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 7: Kovalam

Start the day with a delicious breakfast. Later, proceed for local sightseeing tour of Trivandrum. Pay a visit to the revered Padmanabhaswamy Temple, the earthly abode of the Lord Vishnu from which the town gets its name. Also explore the Napier Museum and Zoo. Afternoon is free for shopping. Have a look at the handicrafts, seashell created items, etc.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 8: Kovalam – Trivandrum (15 Km/ 30 Minutes.)

Today is the last day of the tour. Have a delicious breakfast of local dishes of Kerala. Pack your bags and check out from the hotel. You will be transferred to Trivandrum airport /Railway Station to connect for onward destination. Return home with the best memories of Kerala.

Kerala Honeymoon Tour

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  • Alleppey Houseboat
    Alleppey Houseboat
  • Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
    Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

  • Ayurveda in Kovalam
    Ayurveda in Kovalam

Kerala Honeymoon Tour

Duration:
7 Nights / 8 Days

Destination Covered: Cochin – Munnar – Thekkady – Alleppey (Houseboat) – Kovalam – Trivandrum/Cochin



Price:
On Request

Overview

Honeymoon is a chance for a newly-wedded couple so that they can get to know each other and create the best memories of their life. One of the best destinations in south India to go for honeymoon, Kerala is an absolute paradise for honeymooners. The state has many breathtaking tourist spots that leave you awestruck and provide you with some lifetime memories. The palm-fringed backwaters and the laid-back beaches of Kerala have been endowed with an aura of love and romance. This 7- night and 8- day Honeymoon package for Kerala gives you an opportunity to start a fresh and new chapter of love. This well-planned itinerary takes you to prime destinations of Kerala including Munnar, Cochin, Thekkady, Alleppey, Kovalam and Trivandrum.

Trip Highlights
  • City tour of Cochin including Santa Cruz Basilica.
  • Sightseeing in Munnar including Eravikulam National Park.
  • Boat Ride on the Periyar Lake, Thekkady.
  • Houseboat cruise in and around Alleppey.
  • Water Sports/ Ayurvedic massage in Kovalam.
  • Explore Padmanabhapuram Palace, Kanyakumari.
  • Morning sightseeing in Trivandrum.
Itinerary Details
Day 1: Arrival at Cochin

After arriving at Cochin airport, meet our representative who will escort you to the hotel. Complete the check-in formalities, rest and relax. Afterwards, head out for sightseeing in Cochin.

Cochin, also known as Kochi and Ernakulum, was once an important port city. Today, this cosmopolitan city, also known as “Queen of the Arabian Sea” and “Gateway to Kerala”, is dotted with numerous attractions. The famous tourist attractions that you will visit include Santa Cruz Basilica, Dutch Palace or Mattancherry Palace and St. Francis Church, the oldest European church in the country.

This is followed by an overnight stay at Cochin.

Day 2: Cochin – Munnar (130 km – 4 hrs)

Leave by road for Munnar in the morning. After arriving, check into the hotel. Munnar, situated almost 6,000ft above sea level, enchants visitors with its pleasant climate, lovely surroundings and tea plantations, besides others. Spend the rest of the day at your leisure, doing what you like.

This is followed by an overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 3: Munnar

Post-breakfast, head out for a sightseeing tour of Munnar. The places which you will visit include Christ Church, Eravikulam National Park, Nilgiri Tahr, Mattupetty Dam and Anamudi Peak, which stands at an altitude of 2,695m above sea-level. All these places are popular tourist attractions and offer plenty of opportunities for sightseeing and exploration.

This is followed by an overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 4: Munnar – Thekkady (110 Kms / 3 hrs)

After enjoying your breakfast, complete your check-our formalities from the hotel and get transferred to Thekkady, famous for its Periyar National Park and Tiger Reserve. After completing your check-in formalities, rest for some time. In the afternoon, enjoy a motorboat ride on Periyar Lake for sightseeing. Periyar attracts tourists with its incredible variety of wildlife, including birds, animals and reptiles, besides others.

This is followed by an overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 5: Thekkady – Alleppey (130 Km / 3 hrs)

Start driving towards Alleppey in the morning, also known as Alappuzha. After arriving, go onboard a luxury houseboat, locally known as Kettuvallam. Check into an overnight houseboat cruise in and around Alleppey. The houseboat, equipped with modern comforts, consists of many rooms with several variations. Enjoy the spectacular sceneries and observe the lifestyle of the people.

This is followed by an overnight stay at the houseboat.

Day 6: Alleppey – Kovalam (160 Km / 4 hrs)

The houseboat reaches Alleppey in the morning. Disembark the houseboat after check-out. Make your way to Kovalam, the beach town, by road. Complete your check-in formalities upon arrival. Rest for some time. After that, you have the option of visiting the various beaches or enjoying water sports. You can also enjoy a massage at one of the many Ayurveda centers.

This is followed by an overnight stay at Kovalam.

Day 7: Kovalam

Relax on the beautiful Kovalam Beach in the morning and then make your way towards Kanyakumari, also known as Cape Comorin during the British days. Here, you will visit the famous ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Enjoy your day at the beach. You will also visit the wonderful Padmanabhapuram Palace.

Return to Kovalam for an overnight stay.

Day 8: Trivandrum (15 Km / 30 Minutes) / Cochin (6 hrs)

Get transferred to Trivandrum or Thiruvananthapuram. Enjoy sightseeing in Trivandrum in the morning. Drive to the airport to board the flight for your onward journey or get transferred to the Cochin Airport for the same.