Tour to Kerala for 08 Nights/09 Days at $ 865 from TSI Holidays
Duration: 08 Nights/09 Days
Price: $ 865
Validity: 01 April 2012 till 30 September 2012
Kerala is one of the most idyllic states of India. It is situated in the extreme southwest of the Indian peninsula. It is guarded by the Arabian Sea on the west and the mountain ranges of the Western Ghats on the east. Tourists come for a tour to Kerala in huge numbers to explore its hills, valleys, midland plains and coastal belts. Kerala is world famous as a tourist destination and is known as ”God’s Own Land.” It is one of the top tourism states in India. Kerala has become one of the most sought after tourist destinations in the country as well as abroad. If you plan for a tour to Kerala, you will be in the midst of rivers, backwaters and endless beaches. Kerala is also famous for Ayurveda, Unani and Naturopathy.
- All arrival and departure transfers and all surface arrangements in Aircon Vehicle as per program.
- Accommodation on twin share on bed and breakfast basis for 10 nights/11 days except for 01 night in Aircon Houseboat in Kumarakom where accommodation would be on full board (breakfast+lunch+dinner) basis as per the program.
- Deluxe launch ride and ferry train ride to Elephanta caves
- Entrance fees to Elephanta caves
- Service of a local English speaking guide at Elephanta caves
- Harbor cruise in Cochin
- Kathakali dance performance in Cochin
- Entrance fee to Periyar National Park
- Boat ride on Periyar Lake
- All applicable taxes.
Day 01 Arrival at Mumbai
To begin with you are supposed to arrive at Mumbai airport or station. Transfer to the hotel of your choice which will be provided by us. Check in there and relax for the evening.
Day 02 Mumbai / Cochin
The next day after taking your breakfast in the hotel proceed for an exciting excursion of Mumbai. Having planned that do visit the world renowned Elephanta caves. Also take a city tour covering the Gateway of India, Jain Temple at Malabar Hill and other nearby attractive places. You can also do some shopping if you like so. Finishing that you must transfer to the airport to take a flight for Cochin. Once you reach Cochin transfer to the hotel. Stay there for a night.
Day 03 Cochin
Cochin is the oldest European settlement in India. Cochin is popularly known as the queen of the Arabian Sea. A visit to Cochin is going to be the best part of your tour to Kerala. The following morning in Cochin is going to be very exciting for you. Do pay a visit to the Dutch Palace, the Jewish Synagogue, the Church of St. Francis, the Bolghatty Palace and see the famous Chinese fishing nets. Keep the noon time for a harbor cruise. After spending the whole day in this rich land return to your hotel and stay there for a night.
Day 04 Cochin / Kumarakom
In the morning, drive to Kumarakom and check into the hotel. Spend the rest of the day in some leisure related activities. You can visit the villages over here, see the bird sanctuary and even relish a country boat cruise. Do not afford to miss an Ayurvedic Massage in the hotel or anywhere else in the city. Stay in the hotel for the night.
Day 05 Kumarakom
The fifth day should also be kept for Kumarakom. Visit some of the places that you have missed earlier. You can spend the morning at leisure and in the afternoon, board on a houseboat. Plan for a cruise ride through the fascinating scenic backwaters towards Alleppey. Here, you are bound to enjoy the limitless stretch of water. If you belong to the adventurous lot, you can even spend the whole night in your houseboat.
Day 06 Kumarakom / Periyar
Visiting Periyar is an important part of a travel to Kerala. Periyar is nestled in the midst of mist capped mountains. When you arrive first check in to hotel and relax for a while. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 07 Periyar / Cochin
The 7th day of the tour to Kerala must be planned in such a way so that you do not miss the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. This sanctuary is one of the 16 Project Tiger reserves in India. It is famous for its elephant population which is around 800. A boat safari on the Periyar Lake is a wonderful experience. This will provide you an opportunity to spot exotic wildlife in their natural habitat.
Day 07 Periyar / Cochin
The next morning you have to drive back to Cochin and check into your hotel. Spend the rest of the day in whatever way you like. You can do some shopping if you like. Come to your hotel at night and pamper yourself in the comfort.
Day 08 Cochin / Mumbai
Take the morning flight to Mumbai. Spend the day experiencing the other delights of Mumbai. See some of the places of interest in the city of dreams. Overnight stay at
Day 09 Mumbai
Enjoy your breakfast and transfer to the International Airport for taking a flight for your respective destination. Hope this tour to Kerala is going to be a lifetime experience for you.
Mumbai: Hotel Sahil
Cochin: Capital House Fort Kochi
Kumarakom: Manor Backwater Resort, Aircon Houseboat
Periyar: Periyar Meadows
- Any flight fare.
- Any meals: Lunch & Dinner
- Any entrance fee and guide charges.
- Any other services not mentioned above.
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