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Kerela Connections
Cochin- Kerala- India
10 Days
16 Persons
English
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Brief

A relaxing tour in the lap of Kerela, This tour includes Cochin, Munnar, Periyar, Allepey and Trivandrum

Tour Detail

Day One | Arrival Cochin|Overnight Hotel
Our airport Representative will meet and assist upon arrival at the airport where a special welcome awaits there.
Later transfer to the Hotel by air-conditioned vehicle. Upon arrival check into the Hotel.

The Kathakali performers begin to train for their art at a young age, and their study continues for a lifetime. Today you will enjoy a dance performance. Return to you hotel for an overnight's stay .
(Kathakali- at 17.15 hours and attend the dance performance at 19.00 hours.Dance drama ends at 2000hrs )

Day Two | Cochin | Munnar Hills |Overnight Hotel
Today morning after sigthseeing drive to Munnar enroute visit and lunch at a plantation homestay.This plantation (rubber, pepper and coconut) is situated just 30kms from Cochin . Mundackal plantation homestay is offered the home cooked food is superb. Jose and Daisy, the delightful hosts, will give you a real insight into Kerala living. Cookery lessons with Daisy must be booked in advance.

Checkin and rest of the day leisure.Evening Leisure or walk thru Munnar town and Local markets. Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day Three | Full day explore Munnar Hills |Overnight Hotel
Today morning after breakfast visit the natural habitat of the Niligiri tahr , Rajamala is 2695 m above sea level, which was established in 1978 to protect the Nilgiri Tahr, the only mountain goat south of the Himalaya. The total number of Niligiri Tahrs in Rajamala is estimated to be over 1300( visiting time morning 0700hrs till evening 1800hrs and visitors are not allowed during the monsoon/ Eravikulam National park remains closed from mid January to end of February as this is Nil Tar breeding period )

Day Four | Munnar | Thekkady |Overnight Hotel
Game & water fowl viewing is best done from a boat. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is situated on the banks of the Periyar lake - an artificial lake, and thick evergreen forest. Here the high ranges of the Western Ghats are clothed in dense evergreen, moist deciduous forests and savannah grass lands.

The upper deck is best for wildlife viewing when taking a boat cruise, but better turn up half an hour early to get the best seat. Viewing is best by boat at sunrise and sunset - ( Timings 07a.m to 09.00 a.m / 09.30a.m to 11.30a.m /11.30a.m to 01.30p.m / 02.00p.m to 04.00p.m /04.00 p.m to 06.00p.m) Although it is unusual to see many animals , still you spot a family of Elephants, Wild Boar, and Sambar Deer by the water's edge. Return and overnight at hotel.

Day Five | Full day explore Thekkady |Overnight Hotel
Exploring the Reserve by boat and on foot. The boat journeys provide unrivalled opportunities for observing mammals, particularly Elephant, at close range. A longer excursion deep into the forests on foot with local tribal guides will help to make this an intimate and unique experience. The scenery, shapes and colours often remind people of the Scottish Highlands. (Timing 07.00 a.m to 10.00 a.m / 01.30 p.m to 04.30 p.m )it is excellent for birds and there is also a good chance of seeing wild boar, Gaur bison, Sambar deer, Nilgiri langur, macaque monkey, otter, and the Malabar giant squirrel.

Day Six | Thekkady | Kumarakom |Overnight Hotel
Morning after breakfast we will drive to Kumarakom. Upon arrival Kumarakom Boat jetty ,transfer to the Hotel by small boat and check into the Hotel. Rest day is free to relax in the Hotel.

Day Seven | Kumarakom | Alleppy (House Boat) |Overnight on Board
Houseboat Cruise to drift along the backwaters, in a journey, which takes you along narrow canals, passing paddy fields and water bound villages. The Ricebarge (kettuvalloms) are constructed with eco-friendly materials like bamboo mat, areca nut trees and coir. They are designed for comfortable cruise and overnight stay.The meals include lunch, evening coffee / tea with snacks, dinner and breakfast depending on the time of boarding and disembarking.
The cook prepares simple meals using as much fresh provisions that is plucked, caught or bought in the back water.Dinner under starry skies. Sleep and dream with the pleasant roll of backwater ,Overnight at Rice Barge.

Day Eight | Alleppy | Kovalam Beach |Overnight Hotel
This morning after breakfast disembark at Alleppey and take the coast road to Kovalam .Kovalam Beach is an beautiful coastal area with silvery sands fringed by rows of tall palm trees, sheltered bays and fishing villages. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day Nine | Full day leisure at Kovalam Beach|Overnight Hotel
Day free for personal activity. All day at leisure on the Picturesque white sandy beaches of Kovalam and Overnight at Hotel.

Day Ten | Departure Trivandrum
Morning after Breakfast
You willbe transfrred intime for check in to your flight for your hometown.

Price Detail
Cancellation Policy

You will get

100% refund if cancel 7 days before tour starts.

80% refund if cancel within 6 days before tour starts.

50% refund if cancel within 5 days before tour starts.

NO refund if cancel within 3 days before tour starts.

You will be refunded for all costs EXCEPT Processing Fees.

Guests can get full refunds at any time of cancellation prior to the actual date of the tour if that cancellation is due to a Force Major reason. Force Major reasons include but are not limited to war, civil insurrection, strikes, volcanoes, extreme weather, earthquake, and natural disasters.

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Kerela Connections
Cochin, Kerala, India
10 Days
16 Persons
English
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Brief

A relaxing tour in the lap of Kerela, This tour includes Cochin, Munnar, Periyar, Allepey and Trivandrum

Tour Detail

Day One | Arrival Cochin|Overnight Hotel
Our airport Representative will meet and assist upon arrival at the airport where a special welcome awaits there.
Later transfer to the Hotel by air-conditioned vehicle. Upon arrival check into the Hotel.

The Kathakali performers begin to train for their art at a young age, and their study continues for a lifetime. Today you will enjoy a dance performance. Return to you hotel for an overnight's stay .
(Kathakali- at 17.15 hours and attend the dance performance at 19.00 hours.Dance drama ends at 2000hrs )

Day Two | Cochin | Munnar Hills |Overnight Hotel
Today morning after sigthseeing drive to Munnar enroute visit and lunch at a plantation homestay.This plantation (rubber, pepper and coconut) is situated just 30kms from Cochin . Mundackal plantation homestay is offered the home cooked food is superb. Jose and Daisy, the delightful hosts, will give you a real insight into Kerala living. Cookery lessons with Daisy must be booked in advance.

Checkin and rest of the day leisure.Evening Leisure or walk thru Munnar town and Local markets. Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day Three | Full day explore Munnar Hills |Overnight Hotel
Today morning after breakfast visit the natural habitat of the Niligiri tahr , Rajamala is 2695 m above sea level, which was established in 1978 to protect the Nilgiri Tahr, the only mountain goat south of the Himalaya. The total number of Niligiri Tahrs in Rajamala is estimated to be over 1300( visiting time morning 0700hrs till evening 1800hrs and visitors are not allowed during the monsoon/ Eravikulam National park remains closed from mid January to end of February as this is Nil Tar breeding period )

Day Four | Munnar | Thekkady |Overnight Hotel
Game & water fowl viewing is best done from a boat. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is situated on the banks of the Periyar lake - an artificial lake, and thick evergreen forest. Here the high ranges of the Western Ghats are clothed in dense evergreen, moist deciduous forests and savannah grass lands.

The upper deck is best for wildlife viewing when taking a boat cruise, but better turn up half an hour early to get the best seat. Viewing is best by boat at sunrise and sunset - ( Timings 07a.m to 09.00 a.m / 09.30a.m to 11.30a.m /11.30a.m to 01.30p.m / 02.00p.m to 04.00p.m /04.00 p.m to 06.00p.m) Although it is unusual to see many animals , still you spot a family of Elephants, Wild Boar, and Sambar Deer by the water's edge. Return and overnight at hotel.

Day Five | Full day explore Thekkady |Overnight Hotel
Exploring the Reserve by boat and on foot. The boat journeys provide unrivalled opportunities for observing mammals, particularly Elephant, at close range. A longer excursion deep into the forests on foot with local tribal guides will help to make this an intimate and unique experience. The scenery, shapes and colours often remind people of the Scottish Highlands. (Timing 07.00 a.m to 10.00 a.m / 01.30 p.m to 04.30 p.m )it is excellent for birds and there is also a good chance of seeing wild boar, Gaur bison, Sambar deer, Nilgiri langur, macaque monkey, otter, and the Malabar giant squirrel.

Day Six | Thekkady | Kumarakom |Overnight Hotel
Morning after breakfast we will drive to Kumarakom. Upon arrival Kumarakom Boat jetty ,transfer to the Hotel by small boat and check into the Hotel. Rest day is free to relax in the Hotel.

Day Seven | Kumarakom | Alleppy (House Boat) |Overnight on Board
Houseboat Cruise to drift along the backwaters, in a journey, which takes you along narrow canals, passing paddy fields and water bound villages. The Ricebarge (kettuvalloms) are constructed with eco-friendly materials like bamboo mat, areca nut trees and coir. They are designed for comfortable cruise and overnight stay.The meals include lunch, evening coffee / tea with snacks, dinner and breakfast depending on the time of boarding and disembarking.
The cook prepares simple meals using as much fresh provisions that is plucked, caught or bought in the back water.Dinner under starry skies. Sleep and dream with the pleasant roll of backwater ,Overnight at Rice Barge.

Day Eight | Alleppy | Kovalam Beach |Overnight Hotel
This morning after breakfast disembark at Alleppey and take the coast road to Kovalam .Kovalam Beach is an beautiful coastal area with silvery sands fringed by rows of tall palm trees, sheltered bays and fishing villages. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day Nine | Full day leisure at Kovalam Beach|Overnight Hotel
Day free for personal activity. All day at leisure on the Picturesque white sandy beaches of Kovalam and Overnight at Hotel.

Day Ten | Departure Trivandrum
Morning after Breakfast
You willbe transfrred intime for check in to your flight for your hometown.

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Cancellation Policy

100% refund if cancel 7 days before tour starts.

80% refund if cancel within 6 days before tour starts.

50% refund if cancel within 5 days before tour starts.

NO refund if cancel within 3 days before tour starts.

You will be refunded for all costs EXCEPT Processing Fees.

Guests can get full refunds at any time of cancellation prior to the actual date of the tour if that cancellation is due to a Force Major reason. Force Major reasons include but are not limited to war, civil insurrection, strikes, volcanoes, extreme weather, earthquake, and natural disasters.

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