Best of Kerala Tour -02
6 Days/5 nights
Cochin-Munnar-Periyar-Kumarakom--House boat -Cochin
Arrive into Cochin
Onto Munnar(100 Kms-3.30 Hrs)
At the Mid of Tea Gardens
Our friendly Representative will be waiting for you at the Airport.
We welcome you to Cochin â€“ the tropical paradise of India.
Direct drive to Munnar â€“ Keralaâ€™s tea garden hill station.
The Travelling time is 3.30 Hrs.
You will reach Munnar by noon.
Check into your resort.
Rest of the day for Shopping & Tea garden visit.
Enjoy dinner and overnight stay at your resort.
At the Cool Heaven
Enjoy Munnarâ€™s Splendours
After breakfast, we proceed on a daylong sightseeing tour of Munnar.
Visit the Eravikulam National Park â€“ home to the endangered mountain goat species, the Nilgiri Tahr. Take snaps of the frolicsome and rather friendly goats. Admire the valley in front of you.
Next to Mattancherry &Top-station, the highest point in Munnar and the place where you find an abundance of Nilakurinji plants, which flowers only once in twelve years.
Onto Periyar (100Kms-4.00 Hrs)
Enjoy Pleasure Boating,Elephant Safari
After breakfast, we drive to Periyar, hometown of the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary.
Travelling time is 4.30 Hrs.
.On arrival at Thekkady, check into the Periyar Jungle Resort. There is time for relaxation.
Later we take you to enjoy a rather unusual way of exploring a wild reserve â€“ aboard a boat.
The picturesque Periyar Lake is a beautiful setting. Your boat ride affords views of elephant herds and bison. If you are lucky enough you can spot more exotic animals. Donâ€™t forget to take your binoculars!
Later enjoy an Elephant safari at periyar.
overnight stay at your resort.
Onto Kumarakom (140 Kms-4.00 Hrs)
Visit the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
After breakfast, we proceed to Kumarakom â€“ the spectacular and inviting backwater destination.
Arrive at Kumarakom by noon. Check into the Kumarakom Backwater Resort. The rest of the day is your canvas to draw the amazing backwater experiences possible here.
We now take you to view the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary located in an island in the backwaters. Watch exotic birds, the migratory Siberian Stork among them, lead their normal lives unaware of you or your binoculars.
overnight stay at your resort.
Onto Kumarakom (130 Kms-4.00Hrs)
Check into House boat
Enjoy Night in the backwaters
After breakfast, proceed to Kumarakom for a memorable day & night houseboat cruise, which will eventually take us to Alleppey
Reach Kumarakom by noon & directly check into the Houseboat.
See some of the most spectacular backwater scenery in the world. Enjoy the excellent amenities of your boat.
Feel enchanted by the waterways and the charming views.
We continue our journey to Alleppey .In the night, the boat drops anchor in the backwaters, signalling the beginning of a once-in-a-lifetime experience for you. Enjoy the fabulous sensations of mysterious night sounds.
Enjoy a sumptuous dinner and overnight stay on board.
Onto Cochin(60 Kms-1.30 Hrs)
Reach Alleppey by morning.After breakfast, we check out of yourHouse boat to begin our journey back to Cochin. Arrive at Cochin and enjoy a sightseeing tour covering Fort cochin & Mattancherry(Jewish synagouge,Dutch palace,Chinese fishing nets etc)
Later in the afternoon we will drop you at the Airport to catch the Return flight by evening.
Accommodation will be on Twin share in the Following Hotels & resorts.
Destination Deluxe Class First Class Tourist Class
Munnar (02 N) Club Mahindra Lake view/Ragamaya Resort /Mountain club Sienna village /Black berry hills/Devon share green West wood/Hill view/East End
Thekkady (01 N) Spice village/ Elephant Court Cardomom County/Wild corriodor/Green woods Abad Green forest/Tree Top/Michelâ€™s Inn/Ambadi Resort
House Boat (01 N) A/C Luxury Houe boat A/C Deluxe House Boat A/C Standard House Boat
Kumarakom (01) Coconut Lagoon/ Zuri Spa Abad Whispering paklms/East End Lake Song Cocobay Resort
N.B-Deluxe class includes 4/5 star or Eqv Heritage/nature Resorts & Hotels
First class includes 3 star or Eqv category hotels & Resorts
Tourist class includes 2 star or Eqv category Hotels & Resorts
Transport (Up to 04 Pax)
Deluxe Class A/C toyotta Innova or Similar
First Class A/C /Indigo Car or similar
Tourist Class A/C Indica Car or similar
-The Vehicle will be with the guests through out the Tour. They can make it use round the Clock if needed.
- Well experienced English speaking Driver will be appointed for the Tour. who can also act as an Escort.
- If there is no Land journey break in the Tour, One Driver, One Vehicle will be allotted for the entire Tour . The same Driver & Vehicle will be along with the guests for the entire journey.
In all Hotels & Resorts Food will be on Bed & Breakfast Basis ( CP) unless specified . But as Houseboat is included in the Tour,three times Meals will be served onboard as there is no chance to get Food from elsewhere.
The Guests have to specify the Type of Food they need before they check into the Houseboat.
Tours & Cruises
Hisorical Tour & Kathakali show at Cochin(on the last day)
Boat Tour & Elephant safari at Periyar
Fullday Tea Garden Tour At Munnar
House boat cruise cum night stay from Kumarakom-Alleppey
Entry Fees, Service & other Taxes, Toll Charges ,Bata & Night halting Charges ,Local Guides at Selected locations
Airport tax, Air fares, Food cost other than specified, Phone call charges & other personnel expenses of the Guests.
Package price/person in INR based on 02 Pax from 1st Oct to 30th Aprilâ€™ (Except 19th Dec to 10th Jan)
Category Price/Person in INR Price/Person in EURO
Deluxe class Rs.57500.00 820 Euro
First class Rs.39500.00 570 Euro
Tourist Class Rs.28700.00 410 euro
Package Price/Person in EURO & INR(Based on 02 PAX) From 1st May to 30th Sepember
Category Price /person in INR Price /person in EURO
Deluxe class Rs.45000.00 640
First class Rs.31200.00 440
Tourist Class Rs.21250.00 305
.B- (01)Base category rooms are taken for cost calculation.For Higher category rooms,extra payment has to be made.
(02) Indian Rupee rates are applicable for Resident Indians & those foreigners who has Working permit in India.EURO rates are applicable for Foreign guests & Non Resident Indians.
(03) Food plan on Half board & full board can be made available on request.
SUPPLIMENTARY ATTRACTION COSTS/PERSON
Attractions Location INR EURO
Half Day Cookery Demonstration Tour to a traditional home with lunch or Dinner Cochin Rs.2500.00 35
Half day Kalaripayattu programme Cochin Rs.1000.00 15
Full day Jeep safari to the Forests of Periyar with Lunch Periyar (thekkady) Rs.2000.00 35
Full day Bamboo rafting with lUnch Periyar (Thekkady) Rs.2500.00 35
Half day Bullock cart Drive Periyar (Thekkady) Rs.1750.00 25
Periyar Tiger trail (with 01 overnight stay) Periyar (Thekkady) Rs.5000.00 85
Night Trekking Periyar (Thekkady) Rs.2000.00 30
Half day Elephant safari with Pachy derm moments Periyar (Thekkady) Rs.1500.00 25
Backwater historical Tour At Cochin with Guide service(3 Hr) Cochin Rs.3000.00 50