Marvelous Kerala

Marvelous Kerala (12 Nights)- Overview

12 Nights Kerala Holiday Package  perfect for anyone who is looking for a long getaway to Kerala and is interested in exploring Kerala in every possible way at your convenience. This is a luxurious package for a comfortable and exciting trip to Kerala. This package is a must to visit the breath-taking waterfalls in Athirapilly, to feel the pleasing aroma of tea/coffee plantations in Munnar, to spot wild animals and walk through woods in Thekkady, to experience the calm backwaters in Alleppey and Kumarakom, to see the beetling cliff in Varkala and feel the rhythm of waves in beautiful beaches in Varkala and Kovalam.

Additional Inclusions

  • Pickup
  • Houseboat
  • Backwater
  • BeachVisit
  • Breakfast
  • Kalarippyattu
  • Kathakali
  • Private Car
  • Sightseeing
  • Plantation

Marvelous Kerala (12 Nights)- Itinerary

Day 1

Kochi Airport-Athirapilly

There will be our representative at the arrival terminal in Kochi airport waiting to receive you. Get guided by the representative and proceed on a drive to the magnificent Athirapilly and take breaks to enjoy the sight of the enchanting waterfalls on the way. Check in to a 5-star resort and later move out to visit the famous two waterfalls: Vazhachal Waterfalls and Athirapilly Falls. Get to see the exotic birds and butterflies in Thumboormuzhi Garden. Spend the night in the elegantly comfortable resort.

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Luxury room
Day 2


You have the whole day to spend leisurely in Athirapilly. As per your convenience; proceed to roam around in Athirapilly and visit the waterfalls. The view of the waterfalls from both top and bottom is magical. The feel of water splashing in the air is a refreshing one. Spend the night in the resort in your own comfort zone.

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Luxury room
Day 3


Enjoy your morning meal and check out from the resort in Athirapilly to continue the trip towards Munnar. The route from Athirapilly to Munnar is full of greeneries and the beautiful view of waterfalls. You can take breaks on the way to enjoy the waterfalls once again. See the beloved Periyar River of Kerala; known to give life to the surrounding flora and fauna. Check into a lavish resort in Munnar and spend the night.

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Deluxe Room
Day 4


This day is to spend in the charming Munnar. Have your meal in the morning and then proceed for local sightseeing. The enchanting beauty of Munnar is formed by the merging of three popular mountain streams. The appealing hills covered by the captivating tea and coffee plantations and cardamom estates attract travellers to Munnar. Visit Poopara and Pothanmedu to encounter such beauty. On the other hand, horse riding and boating of Mattupetty is famous among the picnic lovers. Kids would love to hear their own voice at the Echo Point while you can even get to know about various types of cattle at Indo Swiss Dairy Farm. Eravikulam National Park famous for Nilgiri Tehr is another place of attraction in Munnar where one can spot wild animals. Do not miss the tea museum and rose garden. Overnight stay at the resort in Munnar.

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Deluxe room
Day 5


Check out from the resort after breakfast and travel towards Thekkady. The gateway to Thekkady from Munnar is a nice experience as it seems to be one of the most beautiful routes of Kerala. Once you reach Thekkady; check into a fabulous resort. Get to visit the fascinating Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Out of different activities that the Sanctuary offer; one can opt for cruise on Lake Periyar. If lucky, one can spot different species of wild animals while enjoying the leisure cruise on the lake. Later, Relax at the resort. 

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Patio room
Day 6


Another wonderful day can be spent in Thekkady, experimenting activities for the adventure lovers which include trekking or bamboo rafting. Arrangement for the tickets can be made to make it hassle-free. In the evening; get to see the Kathakali and Martial Art Show which represent the ancient art form of Thekkady.  Enjoy campfire at the resort as per the weather. Stay at the resort at night.

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Patio room
Day 7


Check out from the resort after a complete breakfast and head towards Alleppey to check into the traditional houseboat of Kerala. Experience an amazing overnight backwater cruise in Alleppey. A luxurious houseboat with all the necessary amenities will be the most convenient pal of yours while you relax. Get to choose your favourite fish and prawn from the local village to enjoy a freshly prepared meal. All the meals will be served in the houseboat and the meals can be arranged as per your taste. Experience Kerala’s countryside as you pass through the multiple backwater canals.

  • Room Premium Houseboat
  • Meals All Meals
  • Style Heritage
Day 8


Check out from the houseboat in Alleppey and proceed towards Kumarakom. Enjoy a relaxing day in Kumarakom. Check into a luxurious resort in Kumarakom and get a room where you can enjoy the entrancing view of the emerald green backwaters of Kumarakom. Relax in the resort and spend the night in the resort

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Zuri Room
Day 9


Located on the largest lake of Kerala, the Vembanad Lake; Kumarakom is known to be one of the most refreshing tourist spots. Experience the beauty of avian life in Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. The breathtaking beauty of mangrove forests and coconut groves surrounding the backwaters of Kumarakom would certainly attract you. Have a wonderful time in the resort with the view of the lush evergreen backwater. Spend the night in the resort.

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Zuri Room
Day 10


Enjoy a complete breakfast served on board and then prepare to check out from the resort in Kumarakom and travel towards Varkala to experience the bright and sandy beaches of Varkala. Check into a 5-star hotel upon reaching Varkala. Papanasam is the famous long beach located in Varkala whose red laterite cliffs standing tall amazes its visitors. Varkala is known for its number of beaches. It is also home to the ancient Janardhanaswamy Temple; a two thousand years old temple dedicated to the Hindu Lord Vishnu. The view of the sea from the cliff is stunning. The sound of the rhythmic waves and the delightful view of the pristine water of the sea hitting the bright sandy shore can make anybody forget all the worries and enjoy the moment. The beautiful orange sky reflecting on the waves during sunset creates one heavenly panorama. Swim in the salty waters of Varkala Beach and play with the waves! Spend a relaxing night in the resort.

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Sea Facing room
Day 11


Once done with your morning meal; you can check out from the hotel in Varkala and set out for Kovalam. Arrive at Kovalam and check into a beach resort. Enjoy a relaxing time in the resort while admiring the beauty of the outside beach view. In the evening, head to the popular Kovalam Beach, Hawa Beach and Light House Beach. The view of the sunset at Kovalam beach is quite popular among the visitors. Relax at the resort.

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Beach View Superior Room
Day 12


After fetching a nice morning meal; prepare yourself for local sightseeing in Kovalam. Explore the beaches and shops of Kovalam. Buy some beach accessories. Get back to the resort and enjoy the evening at the resort.

  • Room 5 Star
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Style Beach View Superior Room
Day 13


Have your breakfast and get ready to proceed towards Trivandrum International Airport.  You can even shop or tour around in the Trivandrum city. Get dropped to the airport on time.

  • Meals Breakfast

Marvelous Kerala - Distance & Map

The total distance to be covered in 13 days in the "Marvellous Kerala" package covering from Cochin Internationa Airport to Athirapilly, Munnar, Thekkady, Alleppey, Kumarakom, Varkala, Kovalam and Trivandrum Airport is 630 kilometres. The road conditions can be crowded though on occasion with pedestrians, vehicles and local traffic!

Essential Information

  • Cochin International Airport
  • Trivandrum Airport
  • A/C Sedan Car
  • Luxury
  • Accommodation with the mentioned hotels for 12 nights with room and meal plans as specified.
  • Innova vehicle for 13 Days with 1800 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 


  • Airfare  not included in the price
  • Indian Visa Fee for Foreign Guests
  • Travel/health insurance.
  • Entrance fees to various sightseeing places/ activities 
  • Meals & Dribks not mentioned in the Itinerary or Inclusions
  • Items of a personal expense such as telephone bills, room service, laundry, etc.
  • Tips & gratuities for drivers & guides
  • Camera/ Video charges.
  • Any Inclusions  not mentioned in the package.
  • Extra runs on the transport other than the Itinerary
  • Charges for early arrivals/ late departures.

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Questions on Marvelous Kerala (12 Nights)


Asked by Kara Fielding from United Kingdom
1 Year ago

How do I book this holiday?


Answered by Niranjana(Travel Advisor)
December 23, 2019

You can enter your details online any time day or night, and one of our Trip Designers will call you back within 24 hours to help you with booking. Our Trip Designers will be able to assist you further in customising the holiday as per your requirements.


Asked by Josephine Kong from Singapore
1 Year ago

Can I customise this holiday with few hotels of my choice?


Answered by Niranjana(Travel Advisor)
December 23, 2019

We specialise in Customised holiday packages in Kerala and we will be able to offer you any resort in Kerala as we have direct relationshops with most resorts. If you want to change the resorts in this package, one of our trip designers will work with you till you are happy with the package. Our Trip Designers will be also able to tell you the highlights of each resort and you can decide on whether you woud like to book the same resort


Asked by Michala Vestergaard from USA
1 Year ago

I want to book a taxi for this holiday. Do you offer only taxi services only ?


Answered by Niranjana(Travel Advisor)
December 23, 2019

When you book a holiday with hotels and taxi together with us we will be able to offer you much lower rates than what you will get directly. As we use carefully handicked drivers who can offer the quality that we ideally want, we dont offer taxi only booking services.


Asked by Michala Vestergaard from USA
1 Year ago

What are the payment options you offer?


Answered by Niranjana(Travel Advisor)
December 23, 2019

We offer all major payment options including credit cards , debit cards , wire transfer, net banking and UPI.

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