Kerala in India has it all: sun, sea, sand, good food, houseboats, culture and wildlife and this ‘Best of Kerala tour’ includes all major highlights of Kerala. Its spectacular natural landscapes — think palm trees and sprawling backwaters — lend the region the nickname “God’s Own Country. If somebody is visiting Kerala for the first time, this is perfect tour for them.
08 Nights/09 Days
Highlights of the tour:
• Includes best destinations of Kerala.
• Includes all major highlights of Kerala.
• Perfect introduction for first-time visitors.
• Private transfer from Kochi airport is included.
• Private departure transfer to Trivandrum or Kochi airport is included.
• Visit to Tea Estates and Spice plantations.
• Premium/Luxury hotels to stay.
• Premium or Luxury Houseboat to stay on full board basis.
• Sandy Beaches.
Destinations covered: Cochin (Kochi) – Munnar – Periyar (Thekkady) – Alleppey – Kumarakom (Houseboat) – Kovalam - Trivandrum
Cover some of Kerala’s best-known attractions on this multi-day cruise through “God’s Own Country” in a traditional thatched houseboat. Explore the misty, wildlife-packed hills of Munnar, see top colonial sites in historic Cochin, and float along Alleppey’s famous backwaters. Tasty onboard meals are included. Upgrade to include optional horse rides, Ayurvedic massages, or Kathakali dance shows.
Explore the Fort Kochi and Mattancherry areas on a walking tour with a local host. See a few of Kochi’s key landmarks including the traditional Chinese fishing nets, St. Francis Church, the Dutch cemetery, Old Hindu Temple, and the Jewish synagogue. Learn about the history of the area and the many cultures who came through Kochi’s ports over the years as you explore on foot.
Get a chance to explore highlights of Kochi, a major port city in Kerala. The biggest city in the state is a must-visit to discover the history of India of colonial times. Chinese Fishing Net, origin unclear, but said to be bought by a Chinese explorer Zheng He, is one of the major attractions.
Dig in the history of Kochi by grabbing this opportunity to discover Fort Kochi Beach, Bastion Bungalow, Ernakulam Shiva Temple, and much more accompanied by a marine drive.
This guided tour for four hours and thirty minutes will leave you with memories you will cherish for years. The comfortable cars will help you reach all the places and allow you to have a seamless experience.
Morning Tour: 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Afternoon Tour: 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Experience one of southern India’s most unique cities on this private tour of Kochi, which showcases its captivating history and colorful culture. Wander through the Fort Kochi neighborhood with your guide, who will explain the city’s role in the spice trade. Settle in for a riveting performance by the local Kathakali dance troupe and witness the dramatic costumes, bright makeup and lively music of this17th-century classical dance form that originated in Kerala.
Experience authentic Trivandrum on this amazing walking tour of the old town with our fun and entertaining storytellers.
This walking tour will give you a great induction of the city, its history, its vibrant culture, and its people with lots of wonderful stories about the city, fun facts and must do things in the city.
Tuk-Tuks or Auto Rickshaws are the best and most unique and flexible way to explore all the narrow back streets of Fort Kochi, the drivers know all the best places to visit and are very flexible to tailor your tour to suit your needs and to make the experience unique. Tuk Tuks are easy to hop on and off and our drivers will stop at a tap on their shoulder if you see something that takes your interest. There are many famous sights that we will take you to. our guests always enjoy visiting the local eating houses and exploring markets for spices and souvenirs. No ask it too much. The tours can take as long or as little as you wish.
Explore the city of Thiruvananthapuram, or Trivandrum, on a private sightseeing tour. Customize the itinerary with your guide to select landmarks that are of interest to you including local temples, palaces, and museums. Learn about the history of the city and Kerala from your tour guide as well as local traditions and customs. This tour is ideal for first-time visitors and those who want a more personalized sightseeing experience.
Private guided tour takes you through the historic twin towns of Fort cochin & Mattancherry, a glimpse into Kochi’s rich history and heritage, showcasing the mixed Dutch, Portuguese, British and Jewish influences that make the city unique you will conclude your tour with the iconic Chinese fishing nets.
VILLAGE LIFE EXPERIENCE
PICK UP : 8.30 AM
DROP : 3.00 PM
• VILLAGE BACKWATER CRUISE IN A NON MECHANIZED SHIKKARA BOAT/COUNTRY BOAT.
• TRADITIONAL KERALA VEG LUNCH IN A VILLAGE HOUSE AND THEN CRUISE THROUGH NARROW CANALS.
Kanyakumari day trip is a search of ancient history and culture. The sunrise and sunset, "Sangam" of 3 oceans(The Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal and Arabian Ocean) give an everlasting memory of fascinating Kanyakumari
(Minimum 2 persons required and the package is not valid between December 25 to January 10)
Get a comprehensive tour of Kochi combined with personalized attention from a dedicated guide. Traveling with a private guide means you can set your own pace while visiting highlights such as the burial ground of Vasco da Gama, the St. Francis CSI Church, Fort Immanuel, the Chinese fishing nets, and Kochi Beach. You'll also enjoy a tuk-tuk ride through Mattanchery on the way to Dhobi Khaba and watch a kolam craft demonstration.
Join us for the private full-day sightseeing tour & explore Kochi (Cochin) city in an air-conditioned transport with a professional guide. Explore the vastly diverse and rich culture of this city, which included Jews, structures left behind by people of Portuguese, heritage of passed on by Chinese traders and so much more. The beautiful city is not only popular for its antique monuments, forts, etc. but also for its striking beauty.
The Trekking and Camping tour at Munnar is a 3 days trip through the highest regions of the Western Ghats. The Suryanelli Treks are such a trek through forest and tea plantations of the Western Ghats. In this trek you will explore the tribal villages, variety of plantations, peaks and different terrains.
If your option is to enjoy the serenity of the backwaters, the hospitality and love of the innocent villagers, and at the very same time get acquainted with the traditional village activities in a very homely and comfortable ambience..etc, This tour is best option for you.
You can acquaint yourself with the traditional ties and bonds of love of a traditional Kerala village,feel for yourself the 'atidhi devo bhava' attitude beautifully blended in Indian culture. At the very same time, you are provided with all modern facilities and privacies which are condition precedents for a comfortable tour..The picturesque beauty of the village with Chinese fishing nets on the shores, fresh air, the lush green atmosphere, unique natural features and vegetation of the Island
Book this private 5-hour tour to experience the colorful Theyyam ritual in Kannur. Theyyam is one of the most spectacular ritual art forms of northern Kerala, featuring legends and stories of gods and celestial spirits, and more than 500 types are performed during the year around Kannur and Kasaragod. Performers guard the purity of the art form and preserve its ritualistic heritage. Your cultural exploration of this event includes with visiting Theyyam festival locations to see costume preparation and makeup and meeting performers and villagers. This tour includes private transportation from Kannur.
A 3 hour drive from Trivandrum,or Kovalam beach,through the smaller towns and villages of Kerala and Tamilnadu states to visit the Land's End of India's main land. enroute visit the historic woodden palace at Padmanabhapuram. Later visit Kanyakumari,and do a ferry ride through Bay of Bengal to the famous Vivekananda rock, mahatma Gandhi memorium etc. return back to Trivandrum.
Discover the royal heritage of Tripunithura on a 3.5-hour tour of the Hill Palace that concludes with a high tea with members of the current royal family. Includes entrance to the Hill Palace Museum and Sree Poornathrayeesa Temple, guide, and light refreshments.
This tour is perfect for travelers interested in learning about local village life in Kochi. Get access to experiences that you might not discover alone, such as visiting a coconut oil factory, seeing fishing boats being made, visiting a coir factory, spice markets, and seeing local fishermen at work. A driver transport you between dispersed sites, so you won’t have to worry about making your own transport arrangements.
If you are running short on time and want to explore the whole city then grab this deal!!
Explore the city with a full-day tour. You will be picked from the hotel and at first, you will visit Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica and St. Francis CSI Church.
Visit Fort Kochi Beach, Bastion Bungalow, Mattancherry Palace and St. George Orthodox Koonan Kurish Old Syrian Church, Jew Town, Aspinwall House, and Indo Portuguese Museum.
Explore the culture of Kochi at Ernakulam Shiva Temple, Mangalavanam Bird Sanctuary, Basilica Of Our Lady Of Ransom and Kochi International Marina, Hill Palace Museum, Chottanikkara Devi Temple with this tour.
Visit Marine drive at last and end your tour at Marine drive. Enjoy fast food and shopping here and then you will be dropped back to the hotel.
Duration: 8 hours
Starting time: 9.00 am
Starting point & Endpoint:
All travelers will be picked and drop back to the hotel.
Minimum occupancy: 2 Pax
Maximum occupancy: 7 Pax
One of the most visited places in Kochi by everyone. The beauty of these places has attracted many on the movies of Malayalam industry make it more famous for film locations. The museum has been maintained for people to understand the history of the Kings who ruled Kerala.