Kerala Packages 5N/6D @21900 */PP
"The captivating beauty of Kerala not only offers you long beaches and palm trees but the state is also famous for its vast culture, festivals and local handicrafts.
The land of simple and literate citizens, Kerala amuses you with its spectacular dance forms, music and handicraft. Named as one of the ten paradises of the world, Kerala is known for long palm tree beaches, beautiful rivers, pious inland waterbodies and a calm, green atmosphere. Apart from lush green and lovely hills of Wayanad and Idukki, beaches like Kovalam and Varkala and backwater destinations including Alleppey and Kumarakom are among few of the highlights of Kerala. Surrounded by coconut trees, the long coastline provides ample opportunity for fishing. The backwaters, wildlife sanctuaries, mountain ranges and beaches give you ecstatic pleasure, and the serenity refreshes your mind and body.
- Arrival at Trivandrum Airport – Kanyakumari (100 Kms/2 Hrs)
On arrival meet and greet our representative would receive you and drive to Kanyakumari. Kanyakumari also known as Cape Comorin, which is filled with many and interesting tourist attractions. The rich history and the cultural heritage of Kanyakumari is one of mixed culture and profound heritage. The city of Kanyakumari have been around for thousands of years as it has been the city of culture, history, arts, economy and the hub of civilization for centuries. After visit the Gandhi Memorial, Vivekananda Rock, Devikanya temple and return back to Hotel after seeing the sunset from the southern tip of India. Return back to hotel. Overnight stay at Kovalam.
Day 02: Kovalam – Trivandrum – Kovalam
Morning after breakfast we take you for a day sightseeing of Trivandrum. Trivandrum is an ancient city with tradition dating back to 1000 BC. Thiruvananthapuram became the capital of Raja of Travancore in 1750. The name is derived from 'Tiru Ananta Puram', the abode of the sacred serpent Ananta, upon whose coils Vishnu lies in the main temple. It is a peaceful attractive city built across seven hills; the city's old quarter clusters around the temple, while along the busy Mahatma Gamdhi Road are colonial mansions, churches and modern high-rises. Thiruvananthapuram had managed to retain some of the ambience characteristics of Kerala such as red tiled roofs, narrow winding lanes and intimate corner cafes. Visit: The Napier Museum, Kuthiramalika Museum, Sri Padmanabha Temple afternoon go to the beach for relaxation. Return back to the hotel and rest of the day free at lesuire. Overnight stay at Kovalam.
Day 03: Kovalam – Thekkady (240 kms /8 hrs)
Morning after breakfast checks out from hotel and departs for Thekkady by road. Enroute visit the panoramic Western Ghat hills covered with spice plantations and an occasional view of waterfalls and streams, several types of spice plantations like cardamom, vanilla, pepper, cinnamon and clove. Thekkady in India’s largest wildlife sanctuary is a dream destination for any tourist visiting India. The 120 years old 'Surki' dam built across Peryiar, Poorna in Vedic parlance, is a major tourist attraction. This sanctuary is spread over an area of 777 Sq.Kms, surrounded by an artificial lake over an area of 25 Sq.Kms. The Country's sole Tiger reserve, Thekkady, with its bountiful treasures of tropical flora and fauna is the ultimate reservoir of many an endangered species and a rich tribal culture. Thekkady is a pleasant heaven on earth for those who love nature in its wild manifestations. On arrival at Thekkady, check into hotel. Rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight at hotel in Thekkady.
Day 04: Thekkady – Munnar (100Km / 3 Hrs)
On arrival meet and greet our representative would receive you and Proceed to Munnar enjoying the scenic beauty & the marvelous waterfalls, high mountains with the low flying clouds passing by. Munnar is situated at the confluence of three mountain streams - Muthirapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala, and perched about 1600 m above sea level, the hill station of Munnar once used to be the summer resort of the erstwhile British administration in south India. This hill station is marked by vast expanses of tea plantations, colonial bungalows, rivulets, waterfalls and cool weather. It is also an ideal destination for trekking and mountain biking. On arrival check in to the hotel & Rest of the day at Leisure. Overnight stay at Munnar.
Day 05: Munnarm.
After morning breakfast start for full day sightseeing tour of Munnar. Here visit to Mattupetty Lake & Dam, Echo Point, Kundale Lake, Blossom Garden, Rajamalai, Tea Plantation and Eravikulam Wildlife Sanctuary. Enjoy and relax near the tea gardens and appreciated the beauty of nature as you share romantic talks. Later return back on time to the hotel and enjoy the stimulating hot tea sitting outside in the garden. Rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight stay at Munnar.
Day 06: Departure to Cochin Airportm.
After breakfast check - out from hotel & Depart as per schedule to the Airport station at Cochin
- Hotel accommodation on Double Sharing basis
- Welcome Drink on Arrival at Hotel
- Daily buffet Breakfast in Hotel
- Private A/C Tata Indigo/Swift Dzire for All Transfers & sightseeing
- All Permits and fuel charges, Driver Batta , Toll tax etc
- All Applicable Taxes
- •Any meals other than those mentioned above will be cost extra.
- •Any Train fare or Airfare.
- •Other transportation that is not mentioned in the itinerary
- •Entrance fees to the monuments, Amusement parks Boating charges would be extra.
- •Any other charges like portage at the airports and hotels, tips, insurance, mineral water, wine, telephone charges, and all items of personal nature.
- •Any other services apart from those above mentioned in the inclusions.
- •Any other Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.
- Best time: October to March)
- Major Airports:) Cochin, Thiruvananthapuram, Kozhikode