Our tour is an interesting experience into culturally enchanting and verdant landscapes and charms of tropical South India. We explore old trading ports, ancient Hindu temples of Dravidian architecture, golden beaches and forested hills, lavish palaces and enjoy picturesque hill walks
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Arrive at Kochi international airport. After a traditional welcome transfer to the hotel for check-in. Rest of the day is free to explore the place. Overnight Hotel
In the sightseeing programme of Fort Kochi today visit Mattancherry Palace, Jewish Synagogue and St Francis church. Return to hotel In the evening there is a possibility of an optional visit to watch Kathakali dance. Overnight Hotel
Morning, transfer to a rural area in the foothills of the Western Ghat Mountains. Overnight at a Farm Stay. Overnight Homestay
Following breakfast we undertake a general nature walk through the forested areas that surround your resort. Activities as offered by the Homestay. Overnight Homestay
Today drive through the hills to Munnar, another hill station that is surrounded by wild jungles and tea plantation. Arrive here in the afternoon and check into hotel. Overnight Hotel
Munnar Hiking Day.After an early breakfast drive to the tiny village of Nagarmudi where, accompanied by a local guide, start trekking into the Seven Malai hills. Afternoon Visit Team Museum. In the evening return to the hotel. Overnight Hotel
In the morning drive through beautiful and lush countryside across the top of the hills to Thekkady, a small town close to Periyar National Park of India’s most fascinating wildlife sanctuaries. In the afternoon check into hotel and visit the spice garden. Overnight Hotel
Early morning we will leave for guided jungle walk in the Periyar National park to admire its abundant birdlife – kingfishers, storks and hornbills, followed by a bamboo rafting (Min 02 Pax). Return to hotel reat of the day is set free. Overnight Hotel
After breakfast leave Kerala behind and drive across the plains of Tamil Nadu to reach the colourful city of Madurai, one of the oldest and most fascinating cities in India. Enjoy the free evening. Overnight Hotel
The most famous sight in Madurai is the Meenakshi Temple, an outstanding example of Vijaynagar temple architecture. Visit this temple and Thirumalai Nayaka Palace in the sightseeing programme today. Overnight Hotel
After breakfast board the train for trivandrum. Arrival Trivandrum and transfer to a place extremely popular for its golden beaches. Overnight Hotel
A free day to enjoy the idyllic soft sandy beaches and warm clear waters of Kovalam. Overnight Hotel
Tour Concludes Today, after check out from the hotel, transfer to the international airport of Kochi to board flights to respective destinations.
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Suitable for families with young children
Highest Point (Max altitude)
Fairly easy 5-6 hours of activity per day. May include some uphill sections, reasonable fitness recommended.
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