Named as one of the ten paradises of the world by 'National Geographic Traveler', Kerala is famous for its ecotourism initiatives and idyllic backwaters. Its unique culture and traditions, coupled with varied geography, have made Kerala one of the most popular destinations in the world. It's hard to deny Kerala's liberal use of the slogan - God's own country.
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Beyond Holidays welcomes you to Kochi, the most charming city of Kerala. On arrival at Kochi International Airport, meet our representative and begin your ‘Vibrant Kerala’ tour. Board your cab and proceed to the hotel. Check-in to the hotel and spend rest of the day at leisure. You can have visits to popular attractions in the city like Marine drive, Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue etc. or do absolutely nothing, but relax. Stay overnight in Kochi.
After having an early morning breakfast, drive to the idyllic backwaters of Alleppey (70 kms / 2 hrs). On arrival, Check-in to the exclusive houseboat. Spend the full day surfing through the backwaters amidst paddy fields and locales with all meals on-board starting with lunch on the day of checking in. Also enjoy refreshments, high tea and traditional snacks while you’re on the cruise. Stay overnight in Allepey (Houseboat)
Check-out from the houseboat after having a sumptuous traditional breakfast. Proceed to Varkala (110 kms / 3 hrs). This place is very famous for its serene beaches and cliffs. On arrival, check-in to the hotel. You can have a peaceful walk through the pristine beaches in the evening. Stay overnight in Varkala.
On this day explore the beaches in Kovalam, Poovar and also visit important places in Trivandrum like Padmanabha temple, Zoo & museum. You can have an optional excursion to Kanyakumari – the meeting point of Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal and Indian Ocean. Get back to the hotel by night. Stay overnight in Varkala.
Today, get an early morning breakfast and check-out from the hotel. Head to Thekkady – Also known as Periyar (180 kms / 5 hrs). Upon arrival, visit Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary and enjoy the joyous boat ride through the Periyar lake. Check-in to the hotel by evening and enjoy rest of the day for your own activities. You can go for a walk through the bustling spice market in Kumily village or can enjoy Kerala art forms at the cultural centre. Stay overnight in Thekkady.
On this day, followed by an early morning breakfast, check-out from the hotel and proceed to Munnar (100 kms / 2.5 hrs). En-route stop at various spots like Cheeyampara falls and Pothamedu view point. On arrival, check-in to the hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure. Stay overnight in Munnar
Go on a full day exploration tour of Munnar where you will visit old Christ Church, the Tata Tea Museum, Echo point etc. Later, visit Mattupetty lake and dam. Enjoy a panoramic view of the dam surrounded by wooden hills and tea plantations. Also visit Eravikulam National Park to watch the rich flora and fauna of the region. Get back to the hotel by evening and you can have activities of your choice in the town. Stay overnight in Munnar.
Have a refreshing breakfast at the hotel, check-out and head back to Kochi (140 kms / 4 hrs). On arrival at Kochi, check-in to the hotel and fresh up. Later, do visit Mattancherry Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue in Jew tow. Get a glimpse of the famous Chinese fishing nets in the Fort Kochi beach. Also visit St. Francis Church - the oldest European Church in India. By evening get back to the hotel and spend the rest of day for your own activities. Stay overnight in Kochi.
After having a delicious breakfast, check-out from the hotel and get ready for your onward journey back to hometown. Get dropped at the Kochi International Airport. Tour concludes!
• The patrons are responsible to carry required documents such as photo ID cards and travel vouchers.
• The hotels mentioned in the package are indicative and can be secured upon booking only.
• In case, the hotels mentioned in the package is not available at the time of booking, similar category hotels will be provided and the same will be notified.
• Cost of optional tours and activities are excluded from the package price unless mentioned in the itinerary.
• Tours are subjected to weather or political conditions at the place concerned. In case any sightseeing tour is cancelled, alternate shall be provided.
• The time and distances mentioned in the itinerary are approximate, which is meant for understanding of the package. The actual travel time depends on road and traffic conditions.
• Beyond Holidays will not be responsible for any kind of losses suffered due to missing of flights or other modes of public transports.