Kerala Honeymoon Package

Kerala Honeymoon

Cochin - Kumarakom - Periyar - Alleppey - Kovalam - Trivandrum

Starting Price : USD 845 / Euro 610

 
Designed for couples wanting to share a truly romantic and memorable experience in some of the most romantic and sensuous places in Kerala. Tour includes ; Beach Resort Stay, Stay in a backwater resort, Romantic Houseboat Cruise with floral decorations, Candle lit dinner, Stay in a wildlife resort, Sunset Cruise, Stay in a vibrant port town.





 
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Kerala Honeymoon TourTour Duration : 08 Nights / 09 Days
Destinations Covered: Cochin - Kumarakom - Periyar - Alleppey - Kovalam - Trivandrum

Package Inclusions:
. Welcome drinks on arrival
. Accommodation at all places on double sharing basis in the listed hotels (or) equivalent
. Daily buffet breakfast in the listed hotels (or) equivalent
. All meals in Houseboat
. All internal transfers / Transportation by private chauffeur air-conditioned Car as per the itinerary
. House Boat cruises - Overnight (A/C Houseboat)
. Kathakali dance show in cochin
. Qualified English speaking guide service in Cochin
. Exclusive sunset cruise in Kumarakom
. Spice Plantation tour in Periyar
. Elephant safari at Periyar (subject to availability)
. 03 hours trekking in Periyar with experienced trekker
. Complimentary General Ayurvedic full-body massage in Periyar
. Floral decoration on houseboat with a bottle of Champagne
. Candle light dinner at the last of your stay in Kovalam
. All applicable Taxes

Package Exclusions:
. Lunch / Dinner and drinks at the hotels
. Telephone calls and laundry in the hotel


Day 01: Arrival Cochin
Greeted by Hi-tours representative at the airport with a welcome drink and transfer to your hotel. Cochin - "Queen of the Arabian sea". Cochin has a fascinating blend of cultures as varied as Dutch, Portuguese and English. Ancient churches, colonial structures, century old synagogues make Cochin a tourist spot offering a host tourist attractions. Cochin is ideal place to watch cultural shows such as 'Kathakali', Mohiniyattam and other art forms of Kerala. Cochin had influences of explorers and traders who visited this wealthy land. On arrival check into hotel. In the evening enjoy the sunset cruise. (Overnight at Cochin) (Transport: Vehicle at disposal)

Day 02: At Cochin
Today you could go for a sightseeing tour to explore the many fascinating highlights of Cochin which include - The Jewish Synagogue in what is locally called the Jew Town, St. Francis Church which is the oldest European Church in India, the Santa Cruz Basilica built in 1557 by the Portuguese, the Dutch Palace, the spice market and the 15th century Chinese fishing nets believed to have been brought by Chinese traders. Rest of the day at leisure. (Overnight at Cochin) (Transport: Vehicle at disposal)

Day 03: Cochin to Kumarakom (75 KM / 2 H)
Drive to Kumarakom, A beautiful destination of mangroves forest, green paddy fields and coconut groves interspersed with enchanting waterways and canals, the village of Kumarakom is a cluster of little islands on the Vembanad Lake. It is an ideal place for romantic getaway.
Evening enjoy the exclusive sunset cruise on the backwaters. Day at leisure on the backwater. (Overnight at Kumarakom) (Transport: Vehicle at disposal)

Day 04: Kumarakom to Periyar (145 KM / 3 H)
Morning after breakfast check out from hotel, transfer to Periyar. It is one of the largest wildlife reserves in India; the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is more popular as a tiger reserve. A boat ride on the splendid Periyar Lake is the best way to experience the sanctuary. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the few places where the chances are pretty high that you will spot an elephant in the wild at close quarters and from the safe confines of a boat.
By 4:00 p.m. we will take you on a guided plantation tour to a nearby garden where various species of spices and other aromatic plants are cultivated. The guide will explain and clarify your doubts according the species used in the Indian cuisine. After the plantation tour we will visit the tea factory where you can see the process of producing the tea. Later enjoy the elephant ride. This safari offers you a rare opportunity to experience a 30 minute ride on an elephant through the spice plantations where the air is lightly scented with spices. (Overnight at Peiryar) (Transport: Vehicle at disposal)

Day 05: At Periyar
Early morning at 06:00 a.m. you will go on a guided Jungle walk in the Periyar tiger Reserve National Park. This 03-hour-walk (not very hard) is very interesting and gives you a chance to see wildlife life at a very close distance. Periyar Reserve is a home to herds of elephants, sambar, gaur, macaques and Nilgiri langur. If you are lucky you may even spot the rarely sighted leopards and tigers. (Overnight at Periyar) (Transport: Vehicle at disposal)

Day 06: Periyar to Alleppey
Drive to Alleppey to embark on your private houseboat. Your houseboats or 'Kettuvalloms' are well appointed bedrooms and ensuite bathrooms. You can sunbathe on the deck or observe the palm fringed landscape from your cabins. Apart from the mesmerizing surroundings it's the life along the coast that makes this a fascinating experience. The locals travel in canoes and you will find vegetable sellers, fishermen and other traders bringing household goods, door to door in small wooden boats. As you cruise along the backwaters you can ask your captain to stop at villages, paddy fields and other places enroute. In the evening, enjoy a romantic candlelight dinner with champagne. (Overnight at Alleppey) (Transport: Vehicle at disposal)

Day 07: Alleppey to Kovalam
After special breakfast on the board, you will check out from the House Boat and your honeymoon journey brings you to the next destination Kovalam - on the coast of the Arabian Sea. In Kovalam you will have leisure on the beach. Here you can do activities like swimming, sunbathing, and walking on sandy beaches.
Apart from the leisure on beach you can also visit Kovalam Harbor where you will see more than hundred of small fishing boats. Later on you can visit the Fish Market and Fish Aquarium. (Overnight in Kovalam) (Transport: Vehicle for transfer)

Day 08: At Kovalam
Day at leisure on the beach for your own activities. Enjoy the candle light dinner at your resort. Overnight stay in Kovalam. (Transport: No service)

Day 09: Departure Transfer to Trivandrum Airport
Departure transfer to Trivandrum airport for onward flight. (Transport: Vehicle for transfer)

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Tour Lodging Info: 08 Nights / 09 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 Superior Hotels Deluxe Hotels
Cochin 02 Nights Fort Heritage Koder House
Kumarakom 01 Night Golden Waters Coconut Lagoon
Periyar 02 Nights Elephant court Spice Village
Alleppey 01 Night Houseboat AC Houseboat AC
Kovalam 02 Nights Travancore Heritage Taj Greencove


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