BEACHES AND BACKWATER TOUR OF KERALA
DURATION : 5 NIGHTS / 6 DAYS
Destinations Covered : Cochin » Alleppey » Thekkady » Varkala
The Beaches & Backwater Tour of Kerala is a blend of exploring incredible beaches and experiencing Kerala’s backwaters. The 6 days Kerala Tour allows you to witness the houseboat experience along with boating and fishing. Moreover, you can also participate in various water-sports activities on the beaches. Besides, you can visit a Periyar National Park to see the incredible flora and fauna of Kerala.
Arrival At Cochin
Welcome to Beaches & Backwaters Tour of Kerala On your arrival at Cochin airport, you will meet our representative who will guide you to the pre-booked hotel. Relax in your hotel for some time and then leave to explore the famous attractions of Cochin. The popular attractions of the city to visit include Dutch Palace which was built by the Portuguese, Jew Town, the 1568 Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church and many others. In the evening, explore the markets of Cochin. Later enjoy dinner and then stay overnight at the hotel.
Cochin – Alleppey
After a mighty breakfast in the morning, you will leave for Alleppey. Alleppey is known as the Venice of the East. Upon arrival, check-in at the pre-booked houseboat. Later, go for backwaters in the Vembanad Lake. Here, you can also participate in boating, fishing, and other activities. Backwaters are the main attraction of the tour. Also, meet and interact with the local people to know about their unique culture, tradition, and lifestyle. Moreover, you can enjoy traditional local cuisine in Alleppey. After dinner, stay overnight at the hotel.
Alleppey – Thekkady/Periyar
Enjoy the breakfast in the morning and then leave for Thekkady which is home to Periyar National Park. On your arrival at Thekkady, check-in at the hotel/resort. Later, go for a boat ride along the Periyar Lake. Also visit Periyar National Park where you can see different varieties of birds and animals such as tigers, elephants, wild bear, deer, and other wildlife creatures. In the evening, you will visit nearby tribal villages to experience their lifestyle and culture. Later enjoy the dinner and the overnight stay at the resort.
Thekkady – Varkala
After a mighty breakfast in the morning, our representative will drive you to Varkala. It is one of the beautiful places in Kerala and known as a temple town. It is also a beach gateway and home to many mineral water springs. After reaching, check-in at the hotel/resort. Later, visit Varkala to have some beautiful time with nature. In the evening, if time permits visit spiritual and social reformer of Kerala including Janardhana Swamy Temple. Later return back to your hotel for a mighty dinner and an overnight stay.
The 5th day of the tour will go into exploring the popular attractions of Varkala. Here you will get to visit many pilgrimage places including temples, churches, etc. After breakfast, visit the ancient Janardhana temple which is situated at the cliff top. Later, visit other attractions such as Sivagiri Mutt, Janardana Temple, Varkala Tunnel, and others. In the evening, enjoy an elephant ride at Varkala. Later, return back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Varkala – Cochin
Kerala Tour with beaches and backwaters come to an end today. After breakfast, you will check-out from the hotel and drive to Cochin. On arrival at Cochin, you will be transferred to the airport to board for onward destination.
- Accommodation in double sharing room.
- Daily buffet breakfast.
- Assistance at arrival and departure.
- Elephant ride at Amber Fort in Jaipur
English speaking guide.
- Airport Pick up / drop by exclusive air condition car.
- All sightseeing and transfer by exclusive Air Condition private car of your own with well experienced, professional English speaking driver.
- Mineral water bottle available in the car.
- Toll tax, Parking, driver expenses.
- All other applicable taxes.
- Any expenses for unfortunate circumstances like cancellation/flight delay/hike in fare or for any other similar reason or for natural calamities.
- Personal nature Expenses i.e. Telephone Calls, Laundry, Soft / Hard Drinks, Meals, Tipping etc.
Any Domestic / International flight fare.
- Monuments & Parks entree fees.
- Camera fees in Monuments and parks where applicable.
- Anything that not specifically mentioned in above inclusions