Kerala Cultural Tour
( 12 Nights / 13 Days )
Day - 1 » Mumbai /
(Arrival) Arrive at Mumbai/Delhi. Overnight at hotel in
Day - 2 » Mumbai / Delhi - Tiruvanthapuram
(Tiruvanthapuram Arrival) Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to airport
for flight to Tiruvanthapuram. From the airport drive straight to
Kovalam which has one of the most beautiful beaches of the world.
The surf here is ideal for surf riding and the water invites the
visitor to ride the "Catamaran" or log with the fisherman, or to
take a cool swim. Nearby is the Beach centre of aquatic sports.
Arrive & check in to hotel. Rest of the day free to relax & exploring
Day - 3 » Kovalam
Breakfast at hotel. After lunch excursion to Kanya Kumari to visit
the stunning Padmanabhapuram palace and to enjoy the unique
experience of Sunset & Moon rise over the ocean simultaneously.
Return to Kovalam in the evening. Overnight at Kovalam.
Day - 4 » Kovalam
Breakfast at hotel. For the half-day visit Shree Padmanabha Swami
Temple, Napier Museum, Chitralayam Art Gallery, Zoological
Gardens, Reptile House Observatory and Kanakakannu Palace at
Trivandrum. . Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Kovalam.
Day - 5 » Kovalam - Quilon
(By Road) After breakfast, we drive to Quilon one of the oldest
ports of the Malabar Coast and were once the centre of
international spice trade. Quilon is famous for its delicious
Cashew and Seafood. After checking in hotel we sat out to see some
historic remains and the temples built in ornate style. We also
visit the village to know the life style and culture of locals.
Overnight at Quilon.
Day - 6 & 7 » Quilon - Allepey
(By the backwaters) Breakfast at hotel. From Quilon, we take
Kerala's traditional houseboat for Alleppy, which is a fabulous
way to explore the fascinating beauty of the backwaters. We reach
Allepey by next day morning. Use the rest of the day in exploring
and in shopping. Overnight at Houseboat.
Day - 8 » Allepey - Periyar
(By Road) Leisurely breakfast in the morning. We reach Periyar by
noon. After lunch we take safari to a nearby Coffee Plantations &
Day - 9 » Periyar
Early morning we take boat ride over the Lake Periyar to watch
animals in their natural habitat on the water's edge. While
cruising on Lake Periyar, you are likely to see animals like Wild
Boars, Sambars, Wild Dogs, Langur Monkeys and Wild Elephants. For
the lunch we return back to hotel. Late After noon we again visit
the park by cruise, as once is not enough to explore it fully.
Day - 10 » Periyar - Munnar
(By Road) From Periyar we continue to Munnar set amid Southern
India's most dramatic mountain scenery and the combination of
craggy Peaks, Manicured Tea Estates. Crisp mountain air makes
Munnar a delightful alternative to the better known hill stations
of Tamil Nadu. It is a perennial favourite of 'Honeymooners' and
offer magnificent scenery and wonderful walks. At Munnar you are
free to explore its beauty of nature.
Day - 11 » Cochin
Complete day at leisure.
Day - 12 » Munnar - Cochin
(By Road) We reach Kochi by noon and keep the day for the shopping
and personal activities. At the time of sunset we take Boat Cruise
on the backwater which gives an opportunity to behold the great
charm of this city.
Day - 13 » Cochin - Mumbai - Home
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to airport for flight to Mumbai and
then connecting flight home.