KERALA SPECIAL (4 Nights / 5 Days)
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KERALA SPECIAL

4 Nights / 5 Days

Overview

Pretty much indisputably the most vibrant country on Earth, India can conjure up a multitude of conflicting emotions during any stay. As a result it's not everybody's cup of chai, but those who fall for the subcontinent fall hard, and become lifelong devotees.Pretty much indisputably the most vibrant country on Earth, India can conjure up a multitude of conflicting emotions during any stay. As a result it's not everybody's cup of chai, but those who fall for the subcontinent fall hard, and become lifelong devotees.

Good to know

  • Currency: INR (Indian Rupee)
  • Population: 1.311 Billion
  • Religion: Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, Islam, Christianity
  • Time Difference:  GMT+5.5
  • Best Time to Visit: Jan, Feb, March, April, Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec
  • Capital: Delhi
  • Language: Hindi
  • Dialing Code: +91

Did you know?

  • India is the world's second largest country by population and 7th largest by land mass
  • The Himalayas extend 1,500 miles into northern India and are slowly growing taller (2.5 cm a year!)
  • There are 150,000 post offices in India, making it the largest postal network in the world (however letters taking two weeks to cover a small distance isn't unusual)
  • It's illegal to take India's currency, the rupee, out of the country
  • The Bengal Tiger is India's national animal
  • Tea had been growing in India for centuries before the British started its commercial cultivation.

Highlights

  • Spice Plantation
  • Valara & Cheeyappara Falls
  • Madupetty Dam&Lake
  • Anamudi Peak

Itinerary

  • Day 1 : Cochin to Munnar

    Arrive Cochin Airport or Ernakulam Railway Station, assisting all arrival formalities, and you will be transferred to Munnar. Munnar, The Southern Kashmeer of Kerala, located 1800 meters above Sea level. This hill station is marked by vast expanses of tea plantations, colonial bungalows, rivulets, waterfalls and cool weather. A 4 hour scenic & picturesque drive to Munnar through hill station. Enroute visit Spice Plantations, Valara & Cheeyappara Falls. Arrival at a place which is called natures lovers

  • Day 2 : Munnar Sightseeing

    Morning depart to enjoy full day sightseeing tour of Munnar visiting Madupetty Dam&Lake, Echo Point, Nursery Garden, Photo Point, Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park  famous for Nilgiri Tahr(Wild goat), Anamudi Peak  South Indias Highest Peak, Tata Tea Museum. Evening Spice&Tea trailing at Munnar. Overnight at Hotel in Munnar. Optional Activities : Ayurvedic Massage, Jeep&Night Safari, Kathakali&Kalaripayatru Show

  • Day 3 : Munnar to Thekkady

    Morning proceed to Thekkady, set in the heart of the Cardamom Hills of Kerala. A scenic journey past mist capped mountains, spice plantations and open grasslands lined with spectacular waterfalls & delightful trekking trails form the access to your hide way here. On arrival check into hotel, refresh yourself & be relaxed. Later depart to enjoy half day sightseeing tour of Thekkady. A boat safari on the Periyar Lake through Periyar Tiger Reserve extends a lifetimes chance to spot exotic various wildlifes in its natural habitat. Later visit to Spice Plantation. Evening walk through the bustling Spice Market in the Kumily village. Overnight at Hotel in Thekkady. Optional Activities : Ayurvedic Massage, Kathakali Show, Kalaripayatru Show, Jungle Patrolling

  • Day 4 : Thekkady to Alleppey

    Morning proceed to Alleppey. Alleppey a charming village on the Vembanadu Lake. The land which is known for its azure backwaters, swaying palms, and floating houseboats. A 4 hour scenic drives through typical Kerala Village, Paddy Field. On arrival check in at Kettuvallam known as a famous Kerala Houseboat. Lunch at Houseboat. Cruise through the unique web of lakes, lagoons, canals and river. Visit Paddy Field, Kuttanadan Region the only region cultivate rice below sea level. Overnight at houseboat in Alleppey.

  • Day 5 : Alleppey to Cochin Drop

    Morning Disemperk from the Houseboat at boat jetty. Proceed to Cochin. Bid farewell to this serene land as your holidays comes to an end as you get transferred to Cochin Airport or Ernakulam Railway Station for your onward journey back to home.

Inclusions

  • All Transfers & sightseeing on private basis
  • 4 Nights accommodation with Daily Breakfast
  • GST
  • Spice Plantation
  • Valara & Cheeyappara Falls
  • Madupetty Dam&Lake
  • Anamudi Peak

Exclusions

  • Anything else not mentioned in inclusions.
  • Air fare / Train fare / Visa Fees / Monument fare.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
  • Guide & Entrance fees during sightseeing or any other item not specified in 'cost inclusions'
  • Any increase in taxes or fuel, leading to increase in surface transportation and land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.

Accommodation

3 STAR

COMFORT

Bella Vista Munnar

Bellmount Resort

Deluxe Houseboat

Hotel Seasons Thekkady

Or Similar

4 STAR

QUALITY

The Tall Trees Resorts

Ann's Residency

Holiday Vista 

Blue Lotus Houseboat

Or Similar

5 STAR

LUXURY

Chandys Windy Woods

Crowne Plaza

Spice Village

Angel Queen Houseboats

Or Similar

Terms

  • All Prices are in Indian Rupees and subject to change without prior notice.
  • Tour prices are valid for Indian Nationals & Foreigners holding Indian Resident Permit.
  • Cost based on standard / superior room basis.
  • Booking confirmations are subject to availability.
  • Child below 02 years are Free
  • All Hotels Rooms are subject to availability
  • We are not holding any reservations of air seats, hotel rooms, conference rooms etc. Final availability status will only be known when we request for bookings.
  • Holiday Surcharge will be additional if applicable
  • Any overstay expenses due to delay or change or cancellation in flight will be on the guests own & Akbar Holidays will not be held liable for such expenses however we will provide best possible assistance.
  • All rates are valid till Dec 2017