Grand Kerala Tour

Grand Kerala Tour (7 Nights)- Overview

Experience the incredible Kerala through Grand Kerala Tour Package. The package offers 2 nights in Munnar, 1 night in Thekkady, 1 night in Kumarakom houseboat and 3 nights in Kovalam. Kerala with its backwaters, beaches, landscapes, hills, valleys and beauty is known as “God’s Own Country”. Now experience the heaven of South in India and visit God’s Own Country where you would find the warmth of love of people and the spectacular beauty of the nature attracting you more and more to Kerala.

Every place of Kerala is unique in itself and is captivating. View the beautiful mountain peaks at Munnar; the hill station which is known for its lush greenery, tea plantations, valleys and picturesque sights; where you can visit the “echo point” and hear your own echo reflecting through the beautiful surrounding around. Cruise around Thekkady and Kumarakom while enjoying the sight of wildlife. Visit the beaches of Kovalam and relax while enjoying the shinning sun and clear sky while also enjoying the picturesque view of the sunset in the evening. Experience the unique estuary where river, lake, sea and golden beach meet in Poovar and feel the serenity of the backwaters!

Terms & Conditions:

  • All taxes, room rates etc as are on date and includes all taxes and GST
  • There are no hidden charges in our transparent pricing. The price that is shared with you is the final price you have to pay excluding payment gateway charges for wire transfer and credit card if you opt for the same. 
  • Munnar and Thekkady Resorts / Hotels have Non A/C Rooms unless otherwise specified
  • The above is only an offer and not a confirmation of your bookings. We shall proceed with the booking once we have received the complete payment from you. If we are not able to provide the original hotel mentioned in thequivalent hotel and taking your consent
  • Please adhere to the check in checkout time at hotels and in houseboat.
  • Once you confirm the package we will block the rooms for you and payments can be done through bank account transfer or Credit Card

  • Accommodation with the mentioned hotels for 7 nights with room and meal plans as specified.
  • Etios vehicle for 8 Days with 1050 Kilometers blocked from your arrival till departure
  • Airport/Hotel Transfers + Private Vehicle with Chauffeur + Sightseeing by Road 
  • All toll and parking and fuel charges and drivers overnight allowance.
  • All Currently applicable taxes including GST of 5%
  • All Meals Included for Houseboat Overnight Stay and Lunch , Tea & Snacks for Houseboat Day Cruises if part of your package 
  • Expenses of any personal nature (phone calls, laundry, camera entry fee etc).
  • Tips/ Porter Charges/ Airfare/ Monument Entry Fee/ Any fee not included in this package.
  • Boating in Periyar (Thekkady)  direct booking through www.periyarfoundation.org in Thekkady
  • Any additional expenses incurred due to any flight delay or cancellation, weather conditions, political closures etc
  • Any other services not specified above
  • Airfare  not included in the price
  • Indian Visa Fee for Foreign Guests
  • Anything not mentioned in Tour Inclusions
  • Tips & gratuities for drivers & guides
  • Meals not mentioned in the Itinerary or Inclusions
  • Drinks (neither with meals, nor on vehicles or during tours, unless otherwise indicated)
  • Items of a personal nature, such as telephone bills, room service, laundry, etc.
  • Waiting or additional transfer fees if clients miss shuttle transfers or transfers booked for a specific time

Also Included

  • Houseboat
  • BeachVisit
  • Breakfast
  • Private Car
  • Sightseeing
  • Plantation

Grand Kerala Tour (7 Nights)- Itinerary

Kochi Airport to Munnar

Day 1

Kochi Airport to Munnar

 

When you arrive at Kochi airport you will be received at the arrival terminal by our representative. We will proceed on a drive to Munnar and will stop in the waterfalls on the way. You can also stop at Neriamangalam bridge to watch Periyar river . Take pit stops on the Valara waterfalls and Cheeyappara Waterfalls on the way to Munnar . Check into the resort . Overnight stay at the resort in Munnar.

Distance Covered : 120 KMs

Travelling Time : 4.5 Hours

Highlights

  • Pickup from Airport
  • Trip to Munnar
  • Neriamangalam Bridge
  • Valara Waterfalls
  • Cheeyappara Waterfalls

 

  • Room 3 Star Non A/C Room
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Mountain View Room

Munnar Sightseeing

Day 2

Munnar Sightseeing

After breakfast, spend the day in local sightseeing in Munnar. Munnar drives its name from the confluence of three mountain streams - Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundale. Mattupetty is a popular picnic spot where you can opt for activities like boating and horse riding. Indo Swiss Dairy Farm is a little ahead of Mattupetty lake is famous for around 100 varieties of cattle. Close by is the Echo Point, which offers you a panoramic view and the thrill of hearing your voice echo. Popular sightseeing spots in Munnar that can be visited also include Poopara, Pothanmedu, Mattupetty Indo Swiss Project, Eravikulam National Park. Overnight stay at the resort in Munnar.

Distance Covered : 60 KMs

Travelling Time : 4 Hours

Highlights

  • Enjoy the sight of Tea Gardens in Munnar
  • Eravikulam National Park
  • Mattupetty Dam
  • Munnar Tea Museum
  • Rose Garden
  • Echo Point

  • Room 3 Star Non A/C Room
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Mountain View Room

Munnar to Thekkady

Day 3

Munnar to Thekkady

After breakfast, checkout from the resort in Munnar and drive to Thekkady, on arrival check-in at the resort. Thekkady is well known for one of the world's most fascinating wild life reserves -Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary in Thekkady is spread across 777 sq km and is well known for its wild life and scenic beauty. In You can opt for a cruise on Lake Periyar. During the boat ride spot the wild life (elephants, Indian Gaur, Monkeys, Spotted deer, barking deer and birds of myriad varieties). Overnight stay at the resort.

Distance Covered : 120 KMs

Travelling Time : 3.5 Hours

Highlights

  • Trip to Thekkady
  • Cruise in Thekkady Lake

  • Room 3Star Non A/C Room
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Coffee Bungalow

Thekkady to Kumarakom (Houseboat)

Day 4

Thekkady to Kumarakom (Houseboat)

 

After breakfast checkout from the resort in Thekkady and proceed to Kumarakom. On arrival check into the houseboat. Set out for an awesome overnight backwater cruise in a traditional Kerala houseboat. While cruising in the houseboat look out for local inhabitants making coir products, rustic homes and swaying coconut trees in Kerala country side.All meals will be served on board. Overnight Stay in the houseboat.

Distance Covered : 135 KMs

Travelling Time : 3.5 Hours

Highlights

  • Trip to Kumarakom
  • Houseboat Cruise in Kumarakom
  • All meals in Kumarakom Houseboat

  • Room Deluxe Houseboat
  • Meals All Meals
  • Style Deluxe

Kumarakom (Houseboat) to Kovalam

Day 5

Kumarakom (Houseboat) to Kovalam

After breakfast, checkout from Kumarakom Houseboat and proceed to Kovalam. Arrival and transfer to beach resort in Kovalam. Relax in the resort and in evening visit the famous Kovalam beach, light house beach etc. Kovalam Beach was among the most prominent tourist spots in India during the hippy era. There are three beaches at Kovalam, separated by outcrops jutting out to the sea. The larger one is called Light House Beach for its 30 meter high light house. The second largest one is Hawah Beach. Once you reach Kovalam check in to the hotel. Relax in the hotel for the rest of the day. After settling down set out on sightseeing in Kovalam. Enjoy the sun setting in Kovalam Beach. Overnight stay at the resort.

Distance Covered : 180 KMs

Travelling Time : 4.5 Hours

Highlights

  • Trip to Kovalam
  • Kovalam sight seeing
  • Light house beach
  • Hawa Beach
  • Kovalam Beach Sunset

  • Room 3 Star A/C Room
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Ocean view room

Kovalam to Kanyakumari

Day 6

Kovalam to Kanyakumari

After breakfast check out from the resort in Kovalam and proceed to Kanyakumari. Kanyakumari is famous as the place of union of the three oceans - The Arabian sea, Bay of Bengal and the Indian ocean as well as for Vivekananda Rock Memorial, Mahatma Gandhi memorial and Thiruvalluvar Statue. Vivekananda was a social reformer and saint of modern India. He is supposed to have meditated on the rock where the memorial stands. Ferry service is available to reach the rock memorial which was built in 1970. Enjoy Kanyakumari, the boat trip to the memorial and the beach during the day and sunset in the evening. Return to the resort at Poovar for the overnight stay.

Distance Covered : 90 KMs

Travelling Time : 2.5 Hours

Highlights

  • Vivekananda Rock Memorial
  • Mahatma Gandhi memorial 
  • Thiruvalluvar Statue

  • Room 3 Star A/C Room
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Ocean view room

Kovalam to Trivandrum

Day 7

Kovalam to Trivandrum

Enjoy the morning at your leisure and proceed for a full day sightseeing from Kovalam to Trivandrum. Thiruvananthapuram literally means Ananthapuri, "the city of Ananthan", the Thiru (Great/Lord) Ananthan's Puram (City). Ananthan is the king of serpents on whom Padmanabhan or Vishnu reclines. The temple of Anantha, the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple is the most religious icon of the city. Padmanabha Swamy temple opens at 4pm and darshan is available till 8pm. Pants, Jeans, Bermuda etc are not allowed inside the temple. Gents should wear Dhoti and ladies should wear saree / churidar. Other sightseeing places are Kuthiramalika Palace Museum, the name Kuthiramalika means 'palace of horses' derived from the frieze of 122 wooden horses on the exterior walls. Veli Tourist Village is famous for a waterfront park with a wide range of aqua entertainment facilities like fishponds, wading pools and landscaped garden. Departure.

Distance Covered : 18.1 KMs

Travelling Time : 1 Hours

Highlights

  • Padmanabhaswamy Temple
  • Trivandrum Zoo
  • Art Gallery
  • Shanghumugham Beach

  • Room 3 Star Non A/C Room
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Ocean view room

Kovalam to Poovar

Day 8

Kovalam to Poovar

After breakfast checkout from Kovalam and proceed to Poovar. Relax in the resort near estuary and the uniqueness of the estuary starts from the natural setting - where a lake, river, sea and beach meet. True to the name in spirit and substance, its a four some island experience is unique to Poovar in Kerala which is enveloped by the most serene backwaters and opening out to the Sea and a dream golden beach enjoy this unique experience for the day that one would cherish in all aspects as a memorable moment in the life .

Distance Covered : 17 KMs

Travelling Time : 30 minute Hours

Highlights

  • Trip to Poovar 
  • Poovar Beach
  • Poovar Backwaters
  • Evening Departure 

Map of Distance Covered

The map covers a distance of 743KMs; starting the trip from Cochin International Airport and going to places like Munnar, Thekkady, Kumarakom, Kanyakumari, Kovalam, Trivandrum and Poovar.

Essential Information

  • Cochin
  • Poovar
  • Private Vehicle with Chauffeur
  • 3 Star

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