Hills And Lakes Of Kerala

Duration : 4 Nights / 5 days
Places Covered : Munnar – Thekkedy – Alleppey

This tour will take you all aspects of Kerala such as hills, lakes, backwaters, heritages and monuments. You will know more about the natural beauty of the places as well as the culture and traditions of the state. Truly a value for money tour!

Itinerary

Day 01 : Arrive Cochin - Munnar
Arrive Cochin by air or train. On arrival, proceed to Munnar (135 kms / 4 hrs). The area is famous for Cardamom, Coffee and Tea plantations. You may also enjoy beautiful streams, small and big waterfalls, Rubber-Pepper-Cardamom-Tea plantations and thick forests. God has blessed this country with incomparable beauty - to have everlasting memory of Kerala.  On the way visit Cheyyappara Water Falls, Blossom Park and Pothemedu view point. Munnar is a nature lover's paradise with endless tea gardens and lakes on western ghat hills, basically it is a tea town.  Night at hotel.

Day 02 : Munnar
After breakfast, proceed to Eravikulam National Park, one of the best protected parks in the country (The Park will remain closed from 1st Feb to 30th Apr every year due to breeding of Neelgiri Thars).  Proceed to visit Echo point and Mattupetty Dam, Anamudi etc. Speed boating facilities are available here. Those interested can go for an elephant ride or Jeep ride in Munnar. In the evening you may watch Kathkalai dance performance and “kalaripayattu,” a traditional war demo with sword and knife. Night at hotel.   

Day 03 : Munnar - Thekkedy
Breakfast at hotel.  Later proceed to Thekkedy (130 kms / 4 hrs).  Thekkedy is famous for its artificial lake called Periyar and its wildlife park.  On arrival check into hotel.  Later proceed for boat ride in the artificial lake of Periyar (be sure to reach in time as the entry may close).  While sailing ahead you may spot some wildlife animals.  Return to hotel for overnight stay.

Day 04 : Thekkedy – Alleppey And Board Houseboat
Breakfast at hotel. Here also the Forest Dept. conducts wildlife rides and elephant safari for which one can explore. Private Jeep ride is also available. Proceed to Alleppey (135 kms / 4 hrs drive).   On the way you may stop for visiting a spices garden.  On arrival at Alleppey, board houseboat from the Jetty by 12:00 hrs. Lunch will be provided on board. This moving vessel will take you through the narrow canals of Vembanadu Lake. You will have a spectacular view of the backwaters and can watch daily activities of local people on shore. Embrace the cool breeze from the backwaters, Dinner and overnight on board.
 
Day 05 : Alleppey – Cochin / Out
Breakfast on board.  Disembark from the boat at 09:00am. Proceed to Cochin (70 kms / 1 ½ hrs.) Later visit Fort Cochin, St. Francis Church, Jewish Synagogue, Mattancherry Palace etc. Evening free to walk around the Marine drive.  You may go for boating here, if you wish.  You can go for shopping including the Lulu Mall also.  In time proceed to airport/railway station for onward destination.

*** Tour Ends ***

 

Cost per person (valid till 30th September 2018)


Accommodation

If 2 persons ravelling

If 3 persons travelling

If 4 persons travelling

If 5 persons travelling

Economy (Budget class)

Rs.14190

Rs.10710

Rs.9655

Rs.8470

Standard (2 - 3 Star Hotels)

Rs.14575

Rs.11365

Rs.9950

Rs.8950

Superior (3- 4 Star Hotels)

Rs.16500

Rs.12560

Rs.11960

Rs.10500

Dlx Class (4 Star Hotels /Resorts)

Rs.18700

Rs.14485

Rs.14160

Rs.12540

Note
On day 01, you may visit the beautiful water falls of Aathirappily & Vazhachal, on the way to Munnar- the supplement cost will be Rs.1800/-

Included services

  1. Accommodation: Accommodation on sharing basis at all places as per itinerary (Hotel Check-in / Check-out time 12:00 Hours).
  2. Meals: Buffet breakfast at Hotel. On Houseboat, lunch also will be served.
  3. Transport: A/c Vehicle throughout the tour (in Hilly areas Non A/c only). All cost towards vehicle as parking, toll, permits, fuel, driver allowances etc.
  4. All taxes

Excluded services

  1. Any Guide / Escort services
  2. Any expenses of personal nature such as telephone, laundry, alcohol etc.
  3. Any boat ride charges in Munnar  
  4. Any elephant ride / forest dept charges
  5. Any meals other than specified
  6. Any Monument Entrances fee 
  7. Tips & porterage at the Hotels/Restaurants/Driver
  8. Any additional expenses occurred due to Flight / Train delay, Strikes, Natural calamities, landslides, strike etc.

 

Hotels


Place

Economy
(Budget class)

Standard
(2-3 Star Hotels/Resorts)

Superior
(3-4 Star Hotels/Resorts)

Deluxe
(4 star / Resorts)

Munnar
(Non A/c)

Sahari Albard/ Hirghring Inn Munnar /Holiday Inn/I cloud Resort / Zodiac Residency

Las Palms / Grand Plaza / Chancellor Resort / Dream Catcher

Abad Copper Castle / Eastend Munnar / Elysium Garden / Deep Wood

Broad Bean / Fort Munnar / Tea County / Terrace Greens

Thekkady
(Non A/c)

Michales Inn / Paradise Retreat / S N Int'l /Ninja Home Stay

Micheals Inn / Hotel Ambadi / Eletaria / Silver Crest

KTDC Aranya Nivas / Abad Green Forest / Wild Corridor / Holiday Vista / Grand Thekkady

Cardamom County / Forest Canopy

Alleppey

Deluxe A/c Houseboat (A/c will function from 09:00 pm till 06:00 am)

Payment terms :          20% upon booking
Balance on arrival in Cochin

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