Classic Kerala Tour

Classic Kerala Tour

Trivandrum - Kovalam - Houseboat - Kumarakom - Cochin

Starting Price : USD 380 / Euro 285

 

A perfect description for a land renowned as God's Own Country. What adds to the charm of its backwaters, beaches, Ayurvedic health holidays, wildlife, monuments and vibrant art forms, is its amazing social development indicates that are on par with the developed world. Kerala is a very easy place to simply sit back and enjoy.








 
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Classic Kerala TourTour Duration : 05 Nights / 06 Days
Trivandrum - Kovalam - Houseboat - Kumarakom - Cochin

Package Inclusions:
. Accommodation twin sharing basis
. Air Conditioned transport for entire tour as per itinerary
. Daily buffet breakfast
. Qualified English speaking guide in Cochin
. Traditional Kathakali dance show in Cochin
. Sunset cruise in Kumarakom
. All presently applicable tax

Package Exclusions:
. Meals other than those specifies in the itinerary
. Camera fee charges & tips
. All other than those listed in above inclusions


Day 01:- Trivandrum (Arrival) To Kovalam (120 Km / 4 H)
Upon arrival at Trivandrum airport you will be greeted by our representative and transfer to your hotel. Because of its beaches Kovalam belongs to one of the renowned destinations for leisure. Kovalam means literally a grove of coconut trees. A golden strip of sand, laced with palm trees, this internationally acclaimed, lush, tropical beach is often referred to as "the Paradise of the South". The sunbathing, swimming, ayurvedic treatments, yoga and meditation, herbal body toning massages, special cultural programs, catamaran cruising etc. are the other attractions of this place. Overnight stay in Kovalam

Day 02:- Kovalam
Relax and unwind on the beach or simply walk through the local fishermen's village. Overnight stay in Kovalam

Day 03:- Kovalam - Houseboat (175 Km / 4.5 H)
Cruise: Alleppey Round Trip

After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive towards Alleppey - the land of Backwaters. On arrival at Alleppey, you get onto a private House boat that is waiting to take you on a tour through the backwaters, a splendid area full of canals, lakes and coves. You can sunbathe on the deck or observe the landscape from the protection of the cabin. The population's whole life takes place here on the water. The people sail, fish, swim and bathe here. They do their washing and their washing up. They are so adapted to the water that you can see people talking for an hour, while they are up to their necks in water. Peddlers take care of the supplies and the public transport goes on the water. Countless water birds wait for their chance to catch a fish. The trip goes through a wonderful area full of palm trees, rice fields and floating water plants that surround the boat like emerald Green Island. Overnight on Houseboat

Day 04:- Alleppey - Kumarakom (By Boat)
Disembark at Kumarakom, a small island on the western banks of the Vembanad Lake. A land of streams and canals and is popularly known for its bird sanctuary. Amidst the rich green, sleepy little villages, beautiful lagoon and surrounded by whispering lakes, Kumarakom is an ideal place for nature lovers. Overnight stay in Kumarakom

Day 05:- Kumarakom - Cochin (75 Km / 2 H)
Drive to Cochin, an important spice-trading center on the Arabian Sea coast from the 14th century onwards. It was also the first European colonial settlement in India. Later go for Cochin sightseeing - Visit Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis church, Chinese fishing nets and Bolgatty palace. In the evening you can visit the popular classical dance-drama of Kerala "Kathakali". Overnight stay in Cochin

Day 06:- Cochin (Departure)
Departure transfer to Cochin airport for onward flight.

END OF SERVICES


Tour Lodging Info: 05 Nights / 6 Days
Accommodation is provided on room with breakfast basis at listed hotels or equivalent, except for Houseboat on full board basis. For Lunch and dinner there would be an additional supplement. The Superior Category comprising of 04 Star Hotels and the Deluxe Category comprising of 05 star hotels. A hotel list is as follows:

Places Nights Standard Hotels Superior Hotels Deluxe Hotels
Kovalam 02 Nights Abad Harmonia Resort Uday Samudra Turtle On The Beach
Alleppey 01 Nights AC Houseboat AC Houseboat DLX AC Houseboat
Kumarakom 01 Night Golden Waters Whispering Palms Coconut Lagoon
Cochin 01 Night Gama Heritage Abad Grande Residencia Taj Malabar


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