7 Nights & 8 Days: Trivandrum, Kovalam, Kumarakom, Alleppey, Thekkady, Munnar, Kochi Holidays Package
This Kerala tour package is especially designed for those who wish to explore beauty of Trivandrum, Kovalam, Kumarakom, Alleppey, Thekkady, Munnar and Kochi in a week’s time.
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This tour package is especially designed for those who wish to explore the beauty and best of Kerala in a week’s time. The places covered in the package include Trivandrum – Kovalam – Kumarakom – Alleppey – Thekkady – Munnar – Kochi with a 1 night stay in Houseboat. Every city in the package has its own significance. Trivandrum being the capital city of the state exhibits the rich culture and varied heritage of Kerala. Kovalam is a coastal city having world famous Kovalam Beach and various other beaches and lighthouse. Kumarakom is a village on Vembanad Lake in the backwaters. Alleppey is known for houseboat cruise around the rustic backwater. It is situated on the Laccadive Sea. Thekkady has the thick tropical evergreen forests and grassland areas along with the wild life sanctuary to capture the nature at its best. Munnar is a hill station famous for tea plantations where the greenery is crisp. Kochi is a center for Keralian arts and among the best places to appreciate Kathakali and Kalarippayattu.
- Sail time from 12:00 PM to 05:30 PM with 1 hour lunch break.
- Next day 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM.
- Welcome Drink and Mineral Water included.
- AC working time 09:00 PM to 07:00 AM.
- Offer subject to hotel availability.
- Minimum 30 days prior booking required.
- AC Accommodation except for Hill Stations on twin sharing basis with daily breakfast.
- AC/Non AC Indica Car for all the transfers and the conceivable local sightseeing as per the given itinerary.
- All the applicable taxes.
- All the payments related to the vehicle (toll, tax, parking, permits, driver etc.)
- Child below 5 years sharing same bed with parents will be free
- Hotel check-in and check-out is 12:00 hours.
- The hotels are subject to availability, in case of non-availability similar hotels will provide.
- Well practiced and bilingual driver till the departure.
- Air/Train Tickets,
- Airport Tax,
- Camera Charges,
- Elephant Safaris,
- Entry Fees,
- Guide Fees,
- Optional activities mentioned in the itinerary and anything not mentioned in the above package inclusion.
- Personal Expenses like laundry, tips and telephone calls, optional tours, Travel Insurance etc.
Trivandrum – Kovalam (20 Minutes)
After arrival at Trivandrum, our representatives will transfer you to Kovalam. Freshen up yourself at the Kovalam Beach Resort. Visit the Kovalam Beach, Lighthouse Beach, Palm-backed beaches including Hawa Beach and Samudra Beach. Vizhinjam Juma Masjid is another place of attraction.
The city has many places to keep you busy for entire day. Begin with Padmanabha Swamy Temple positioned inside the East Fort. It is devoted to Lord Vishnu with a mixture of the Kerala and Dravidian styles of architecture. It is one among the 108 revered Vishnu Temples in India. Next to it is the Kuthiramalika Palace Museum displaying portraits and numerous expensive collections of Maharaja Swathi Thirunal Balarama Varma’s family. The Napier Museum and Sree Chitra Art Gallery also from the must visit list. Note: Gents needs Dhoti for PadmanabhaSwamy Temple. Jeans not permitted.
Kovalam – Houseboat (175 Kms,4 Hours)
This day would more be on leisure. Check into the Houseboat at 12:00PM. Sail through Vembanadu Lake to visit R Block and C Block where paddy is cultivated below sea level. Moving ahead you will sail through channels of Alleppey. The boat will take a halt at some places and you can walk into the village to experience the village life. Lunch, Evening Snacks, Dinner and Breakfast will be delivered on the houseboat. Enjoy the fishing and backwaters.
Kumarakom – Thekkady (120 Kms, 3.5 Hours)
Post breakfast you would be taken to Kumarakom. Halt for few hours and proceed to Thekkady. View of various Tea Plantation will please your eyes throughout the way. By afternoon you will check-into the Hotel. Set your cameras ready for watching Kathakali and Kalaripayattu shows. It will charge @ Rs.250/- per show/per person. If you have special interests try for Bamboo Rafting and Trekking in forest with lunch. It’s a full day program. You will be accompanied by Armed Attendant @ Rs. 1500/- per person. Trekking could also be done in morning and evening hours. Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary is another option to visit for Boating. It costs Rs. 200/-per person. Keep in mind the boating hours are 7 AM, 10 AM, 12 PM, 2 PM and 4 PM. If you are a nature lover a Plantation Tour and Elephant Safari in the morning 6AM or evening 6PM will be a treat for you. Entry fee is Rs.100/- and Rs.600/- per person respectively. For Wild Life Lovers a Jeep Safari to Gavi Wildlife Sanctuary would be a pleasurable one. Rs.1500/- per person they charge as entry fee.
Thekkady – Munnar (120 Kms, 3.5 Hours)
Pack your bags for Munnar after breakfast. You would be welcomed by Lockhart Gap View having attractive view of Western Ghats. You can spend about half an hour here for clicking photographs. Check into thehotel. Have your lunch at move ahead for sightseeing.With the area around 16 acres, Blossom International Park offers numerous activities comprising boating, roller skating, cycling etc. On your way back halt at Pothamedu Sunset Point which is situated about 6 kms from Munnar on NH 49.
Post breakfast we began day 6’s sightseeing. Visiting Echo Point and Kundalaare our top priorities. Kundala is about 20 kms from Munnar. If you are lucky enough; you will get to have look of cherry blossoms which appears only two times in a year. Also enjoy the Safari in a Jeep to Kudagumali View Point which costs Rs.1500/- per person and Elephant Safari. Kerala Martial Art and Kathakali dance are must see. Spend half day in tour to various places of Munnar including Rajamalai and Eravikulam National Park. You will have to bear entry fees of Rs.50/- per person. The park is opened throughout the weekend from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM and remains closed from 1st March to 30th April every year. Moving ahead you visit the famous Tea Museum which has an entry fee of Rs.75/- per person. Museum is opened from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM and remains closed on Mondays. 13 kms before reaching Munnar you have another halt at Mattupetty Dam. You can enjoy the natural environs of this attractive dam.
Munnar – Kochi (120 Kms, 4 Hours)
Post breakfast depart for Kochi. Halt at Vallera Waterfalls and Karadippara View point for beautiful pictures. Reach hotel and freshen up for shopping at Kochi in evening hours.
Spend half day in sightseeing. Visit Kochi Fort, Dutch Palace and Marine Drive. Chinese Fishing Nets and Jewish Synagogue will attract you.Overnight stay at hotel. Drop at Kochi Airport.
|Destination||Deluxy Option I||Deluxe Option II||Luxury||Premium|
|Kovalam||Sagara Beach Resort
Soma Palm Shore
Isola Di Cocco
|Estuary Island Resort
Poovar Island Resort
|Houseboat||AC Super Deluxe||AC Super Deluxe||AC Luxury||AC Premium|
|Abad Green Forest
|Igloo Nature Resort
Misty Mountain Resort
|Tea Valley Resort
T & U
|Kochi||Hotel Sealord||Emrald Hotels||Renaissance
|Local Transportation||AC Indica||AC Indica||AC Indica||AC Indica|
|Cost for Couple Valid from
01 Oct To 15 Dec and 15 Jan to 31 Mar
|Rs 34,500||Rs 39,500||Rs 45,500||Rs 56,900|
|Valid from 01 Apr to 30 Sep||Rs 30,900||Rs 34,900||Rs 40,500||Rs 48,900|