Number of Days : 7N / 8D
Destinations Covered : 1 Night Cochin , 2 Nights Munnar, 2 Nights Thekkady, 1 Night Alleppey , 1 Night Houseboat
Tour Cost – 2 Adults In INR
|APR-SEP||Cochin Hotels||Munnar Hotels||Thekkady Hotels||Alleppey Hotels||Kerala Houseboat|
|Superior 31600||Mermaid-Executive room||Blue Bells Munnar-Plantation View||Jungle Park Resort-Deluxe||Lake haven resort||Kerala Houseboats -Aqua Melody|
|Deluxe36000||Wyte Fort-Std room||Great Escape Executive room||Ranger Woods /Grand Thekkady std room||Kondai Lip Standard room||Kerala Houseboats -Aqua Melody|
|Super Deluxe 41000||Avenue Regent-Std room||Fort Munnar-Lake View Room||Thekkady Wild Corridor-Deluxe Room||Kondai Lip Standard room||Kerala Houseboats -Aqua Melody|
Costs of Children (between 5 and 12 yrs)
- with Extra bed 25 % of Couple cost.
- without Extra bed 20 % of Couple cost.
Kerala Hills and Backwater tour cost includes
- Transportation using A/C Car (Indica) as per the itinerary below, inclusive of fuel, parking Toll Driver allowance
- Accommodation in specified hotels
- Daily breakfast
- Houseboat cruises – (1 Room in 3 or 4 Bedroom Aqua melody luxury full time A/c Houseboat)
- All meals in Houseboat
- All applicable Taxes
- In case of A/c not working due to any technical faults difference between A/c and Non A/c Charges will be refunded
Kerala Hills and Backwater tour cost does not includes
- Any transportation which is not mentioned in the itinerary
- Lunch/Dinner at hotels ,Room service , Telephone calls laundry Any portage at airports and hotels, tips, insurance, wine, mineral water, telephone charges, guide charges, boating charges, entrance fees and all items of personal nature.
- Any services not specifically mentioned in the inclusions.
Kerala Hills and Backwater tour -Itinerary
Day 01 Cochin, Sight seeing
Kerala Hills And Backwater tour starson arrival at Cochin airport / Ernakulam Railway station. You will be met by our representative and will transfer you to Hotel.The revered city of Kochi (long known as Cochin), is Kerala’s prime tourist destination, spread across islands and promontories in a stunning location between the Arabian Sea and the backwaters. There’s a saying in Malayalam that a man who sees Kochi soon forgets his wife. So seductive is Kochi (formerly called Cochin before it got abbreviated to a sneeze, thanks to some linguistic jingoism) that it has long served to tempt voyagers and travelers form all over the globe. The successive influences of the Portuguese, the Dutch and the British have coated Kochi in a shroud of cultural influences that add to the unique ambience, best exemplified by the fascinating samples of Indo-European architecture that dot the older parts of the city. After relaxation go for a half day sightseeing of Cochin, Visit the famous Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, Jews Street, St.Francis church, Chinese fishing net – are huge cantilevered fishing net & the indo-Portuguese Museum. Later transfer you back to Hotel. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 02 Cochin – Munnar
AM: 0900 Hrs checkout from Cochin hotel after breakfast, and we take you to Munnar (140 Kms / 04 Hrs).Munnar is situated at the confluence of three mountain streams – Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala. 1600 m above sea level, this hill station was the summer resort of the British Government in South India. Sprawling tea plantations, picture-book towns, winding lanes and holiday facilities make Munnar a popular hill station. Among the exotic flora found in the forests and grasslands here is the Neelakurinji. This flower which bathes the hills in blue once every twelve years will bloom next in 2006 AD. Munnar also has the highest peak in South India, Anamudi, which towers over 2695 m. Anamudi is an ideal spot for trekking.. On arrival at Munnar check into Hotel.. Overnight stay in Hotel, Munnar.
Day 03 Munnar sightseeing
After breakfast we take you for a full day sightseeing trip of Munnar -which is a nature lover’s paradise with endless teagardens lakes on western ghat hills; basically it is a tea town. covering – Mattupetty Lake & Dam, Echo Point, Kundale Lake, Blossom Garden, Rajamalai – offering a spectacular view, Eravikulam Wildlife sanctuary, home of Nilgiry Thar( very rare mountain goat), considering the ecological faunal, floral, geo- morphological and zoological significant & Tea Plantation. Later return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 04 Munnar – Thekkady – Thekkady Sightseeing
AM: 0900 Hrs check out from Hotel after breakfast and move to Thekkady (120 kms / 4 Hrs). Check into Hotel at Thekkady.Thekkady is one of India’s most fascinating natural wildlife sanctuaries , where you can watch wildlife sanctuaries , where you can watch wildlife at close range .The vegetation the flora & fauna and the birds of Thekkady are uniquely rich vast & varied that it does not bear semblance to any other wildlife sanctuaries in the world .even a casual visitor to the place will not fail to observe the special ecological pattern of thekkady.In the periyar forest of Thekkady is one of the finest wildlife reserve in India & spread across the entire district are picturesque plantations & hill towns that hold great opportunities for treks & mountain walks.A cruise on through the water of periyar lake around which the wild-life sanctuary is situated offers a soul – stirring pleasant experience . Throughout the journey enjoy beautiful streams small water falls, Rubber, Pepper cardamom and Tea plantations and thick forests, God has blessed his own country with incomparable beauty û to have everlasting memory of your honeymoon days in Kerala On arrival at thekkady check into Hotel. Overnight stay in Hotel Munnar.
Day : 05 Periyar
AM: 0900 enjoy your breakfast at hotel expedience the mind bowing view of calm crystal clear Periyar Lake, whistles of birds and murmurings of wild animals will seduce your mind for romance Afternoon at leisure or go for a spice plantation tour( optional) or experience the ayurvedic massage ( optional) overnight at Thekkady.
Day 06 Thekkady – Kumarakom sightseeing
After breakfast, check out from Hotel and we drive down to Kumarakom (145 Kms / 4 Hrs). On arrival at Kumarakom, check in at the hotel.On the shores of the enchanting vembanad lake , 14 km form Kottayam , lies kumarakom a small-town .the most interesting area in the backwater is the ‘Kuttanad’ region called rice bowl of kerala .Kumarakom is just one little village in this region on the banks of the beautiful vembanad lake .The village of kumarakom is a cluster of little island s on the vembanad lake .& is a part of the kuttanad region .The bird sanctuary in kumarakom is spread across 14 acres is a favourite haunt of migratory birds & ornithologist’s paradise.After refreshing visit the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary ( famous for migratory and local birds), Evening go for Sunset cruise (optional) or enjoy the beauty of backwater by just relaxing near Vembanadu Lake.
Day 07 Kumarakom Houseboat
Morning at leisure at resort, 1230 hrs checks in at houseboat. Rest of the day at leisure on the House Boat. Sit back and relax while the boat cruises through the narrow serene backwater canals of Kumarakom & Alleppey and seen in breathing green, the village slumbers by the Vembanadu Lake. On cruise scenery flashes up vivid contrasts of lush green and deep blues. As the boat glider along the gorgeous green of the fringed palms the ripples in the blue water blend in to little wavelets. Lunch, Evening Tea/Coffee with snacks, dinner and Overnight stay on House Boat.
Day 8 : Departure
AM at leisure on House Boat experience the pollution free air and after a good breakfast at 0900 Hrs check out from houseboat and we transfer you to Cochin- airport / Railway station. End of Kerala Hills and Backwater tours
Details of Cancellation Charges Kerala Hills and Backwater tour
If booking Cancelled before
- 15 days – 5 % of the tour cost
- 7 days – 10 % of the tour cost
- 2 days – 25 % of the tour cost
- Less than 2 days – 100 % of the tour cost