Keralan Discovery

14 days
£1875 pp

A perfect holiday designed to combine sightseeing with days filled with relaxation and pampering. Your holiday starts in the historic city of Cochin. Then you travel to the rolling hills of Munnar dotted with tea plantations. As you proceed with your holiday, be ready to spot the elephants and exotic wildlife at the Periyar Wildlife Reserve. There will be oppurtunity to witness local families work on spice plantations. Finally, you spend few idyllic days along the tranquil Keralan backwaters at Kumarakom followed by a beach stay in Kovalam to relax and watch the world drift by.


DAY 1: Fly to Cochin

Fly to Cochin. We will work out the most effective routing for you.

DAY 2: Arrive Cochin

Arrive Cochin and transfer to your hotel in your chauffered car. Later witness Kathakali dance performance- a traditional Keralan art form. First of two nights here.

Hotel: Old Harbour or similar

DAY 3: Explore Cochin

Explore historic Cochin city with your private guide.

DAY 4: To Munnar

Drive to Munnar. Remainder of the day free for independent activities. Chauffer car at your disposal. First of two nights in Munnar.

DAY 5: Explore Munnar

Half day sightseeing with your private guide visiting local tea factory, nearby waterfalls and National Park. Opt for cycling or walking trips.

DAY 6: To Periyar

Drive to Periyar National Park. Afternoon free. Evening visit to the local spice market. First of two nights here.

DAY 7: Explore Periyar

Get closer to wilderness in the park by opting for an early morning jungle walk with local naturalist which lasts three hours. Later boat ride in Lake Periyar to witness wlidlife around.

DAY 8: To Kumarakom

Drive to Kumarakom. Rest of the day at leisure. First of two nights in Kumarakom.

DAY 9: Explore Kumarakom

Day at leisure.

DAY 10: On board Houseboat

Board houseboat to start your cruise along the tranquil Keralan backwaters as get a closer look at the local life. Overnight onboard houseboat.

DAY 11: To Kovalam

Drive to Kovalam. Evening at leisure. First of three nights here.

DAY 12: By the beach

Day at leisure at the beach.

DAY 13: By the beach

Day at leisure at the beach.

DAY 14: Fly back home

Transfer to Trivandrum airport in time to board your return flight.


What's included

  • Accommodation in double room
  • All Transfers in private chauffer driven air-conditioned car
  • Sightseeing with your private guide
  • Entrance fees to places of visit
  • Daily breakfast at hotels of stay

What's excluded

  • International flights as these are quoted separately
  • Expenses of personal nature, visa, travel and medical insurance, gratuities & tips, single room supplement




30 Mar, 2024 13 Apr, 2024 £2525 £2200 Booking request


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