Kerala, Kerala Tour, Kerala Coconut Land Tour

Kerala Coconut Land Tour

(14 Days / 13 Nights)
(Mumbai - Cochin - Munnar - Carmelia Haven - Periyar - Kumarakom - Kottayam - Alleppy - Mararikulam - Cochin - Mumbai)

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Kerala, the land of coconut lies in the southern of the Indian subcontinent and is a natural attraction. Fein sand beaches with palm trees are frequently replaced by the tropical jungles and green highland. Visitors are impressed by the spices and fragrance of Kerala. The beaches in Kerala are rated among the best in the world. Trivandrum, the capital of Kerala is famous for its Kovalam beach. The Coconut palm which grows in abundance is used in different ways. Each part of the coconut tree is put to use. In the Kerala Coconut Land tour you will enjoy a Boat cruise along the backwaters all the way to Alleppey. This tour is one of the most delightful tours in India. It does give an almost unique quiet view of Kerala village life, impossible to get simply from the road.

Day 01. Flight to India (Mumbai)
Around Midnight arrival in Mumbai (formerly known as Bombay). The cosmopolitan City and capital of Maharashtra is the main gateway for travellers to South and West India. You are met by an Indo Vacations representative and transferred to the Hotel.

Day 02. Mumbai
Today we enjoy the city tour of Mumbai. Mumbai is the second biggest city of India and is full of contrasts. Mumbai with its temples, cathedrals and mosques is a real cosmopolitan city of India. In Mumbai we have a walk through the harbour area and visit the Gateway of India built in 1927 by English to commemorate the visit of George 5th.

Day 03. Mumbai - Cochin (by air)
In the morning we drive to the airport to take the flight to Cochin. Cochin is the most interesting town in South India at Malabar Coast and is also known as Venice of South. In Cochin we visit St. Francis church, the oldest European church in India in which the grave of famous sailor Vasco da Gama can be visited. After the visit of St. Francis Church we have a walk through the Jewish area of Mattancherry.

Day 04.  Cochin
Today the town of Cochin is divided in different parts namely, Fort Cochin, Willington Island, Ernakulam, Bolghatty Island and Vypeen Island. Most of the historic buildings are in Fort Cochin. We have whole day today at leisure so that we can explore Cochin on our own. In the late afternoon we visit a Kathakali dance school. Kathakali dances originate from Kerala and in its traditional form relates stories from the Hindu epics Ramayana and Mahabharata.

Mumbai Gateway of India Kathakali Dance, Cochin
Mumbai Gateway of India Kathakali Dance, Cochin

Day 05. Cochin - Munnar (about 130 km)
We leave today the tropical coast and drive to the mountains of Kerala. Munnar lies at an altitude of 1530 m and is surrounded by Tea and Cardamom fields. Beautiful scenery in and around makes this place worth visiting. Today we will explore the surrounding on our own.

Day 06.  Munnar - Carmelia Haven (about 90 km)
Today we leave Munnar and drive through the wild mountains to the real original fields of cardamom. The rest of the day at leisure to discover and explore the beautiful surroundings. Today we have an opportunity to observe people working in the Tea fields In Carmelia Haven we enjoy our stay in a beautiful bungalow.

Day 07. Carmelia Haven - Periyar (about 25 km)
Today we leave the tea fields and drive to the Periyar National Park. We start our sightseeing by having a Boat ride on the lake of Periyar. The lake of Periyar is the central point of the famous Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary covers an area of 780 square km and was designated a part of project Tiger in 1973. After the Boat ride we drive through the park and observe the Elephants, Bison, Sambhar, Wild oxen, Wild boar and Spotted Deer which are common here.

Hillstation, Munnar Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
Hill Station, Munnar Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

Day 08. Periyar - Kumarakom (about 120 km)
In the afternoon we drive through the mountains which are full of Cardamom and pass through the tea and coffee plantations and proceed to Kumarakom. In Kumarakom we enjoy the Boat ride trip through the tropical vegetation on the backwaters. 

Day 09. Kumarakom
The whole day is today at leisure. One can enjoy the Ayurveda massage in the hotel or have a nice walk in the nice tropical surroundings. The Swimming Pool of the hotel will be to happy to welcome you for swimming and relaxing.

Day 10. Kumarakom - Kottayam - Alleppey - Mararikulam (about 70 km)
Today we enjoy a Boat trip for two hours through the narrow channels of famous backwaters of Kottayam and arrive in Alleppey from where we proceed further to Mararikulam. Mararikulam is a famous beach resort at the Malabar coast.

Day 11 - 12. Mararikulam
During next two days we enjoy the famous palm beaches of Mararikulam by refreshing our memories of our Kerala Tour as we have here an opportunity to enjoy two sunny days at the famous beaches of the ocean of Mararikulam.

Alleppey Houseboat Mararikulam Beach
Alleppey Houseboat Mararikulam Beach

Day 13. Mararikulam - Cochin (about 55 km) - Mumbai (by air)
Today we drive to Cochin. This drive gives us again an impression of the beautiful landscaping of this region. In the afternoon we take a flight from Cochin to Mumbai. After our arrival in Bombay we will get refresh and have dinner before we depart for the airport.

Day 14. Flight to Home
Around midnight flight back to home destination.

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About Hotels:
We provide you the accommodation as per your budget mentioned above in the table of hotels category for any of the booked tour. Hotels provided by us are from budget to luxury class hotels. Luxury hotels are all five stars or of above standard. Deluxe would be a combination of 3 and 4 star Hotels and standard would be a combination of 2 and 3 star or similar hotels. The criteria for selecting hotels by us remains the best value of your money. We also provide you wherever possible accommodation in heritage hotels. Heritage Hotels are old Palaces, Forts and Grand mansions of Maharajas which have been later renovated and converted into Hotels. Rooms are decorated all individually. Rooms are comfortable, romantic and present the flair of olden Maharaja days.

Our Services Include:
      Accommodation in double rooms on twin sharing basis with bath and WC in the
         chosen category.
     
Rooms on the departure day.
     
American/continental Breakfast.
     
Services of qualified local guides (English speaking or languages of your choice)
         at every place of sightseeing.
     
All Transfers and departures on arrival and departure by Indo Vacations
         representative.
    
  All Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by an air-conditioned Car with
         driver. For groups an individual air-conditioned bus (Except Standard Hotels) will be
        
provided. 

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         beverages.
     
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Monument Entrances.
     
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