Kerala Backwater Tour

Day 1 Cochin

On arrival at Cochin International Airport/ Railway Station, our representative will greet you and you will be transfered to hotel. Afternoon sightseeing of Cochin City. The main attractions at Cochin are the Jewish Synagogue, the Mattancherry Dutch Palace , St. Francis Church, Chinese fishing nets and Bolgatty Palace etc.. Overnight stay in the hotel at Cochin.


Day 2 Kumarakom

After breakfast proceed to Kumarakom (70 km/2 hrs) and on arrival check into the hotel by noon. “Kumarakom” is a unique backwater destination, situated on the banks of Vembanad Lake. Kumarakom bird sanctuary is a favourite haunt of migratory birds from across the world, making it a renowned bird watching center. It is also a center for houseboat cruises. In the afternoon, go on excursion to neighbouring places. Overnight stay in the hotel at Kumarakom.


Day 3 Alleppey (House Boat)

Enjoy your breakfast in morning and proceed to Alleppey and board a houseboat for sightseeing and cruises to Alleppey. Keep exploring the backwaters by the houseboat throughout the day. Overnight will be at houseboat. (Relish the traditional Kerala food on the houseboat). The houseboats are giant country boats, measuring up to 80 feet in length. It takes great skill and perfectionism to construct these giant houseboats by tying huge planks of jack wood together, without the use of a single nail. These houseboats usually have one to five bathrooms, some of them have open lounge deck, Kitchenette and a crew comprising oarsmen, a cook and guide. Overnight in the houseboat.


Day 4 Cochin

After breakfast check out from the houseboat and Transfer to airport/railway station to your onward destination. Your interaction with backwaters of Kerala comes to an end and you head back home with sweet memories of your Kerala tour.


Tour Package Cost:

Price Per Person 2 paying Pax (Indica / Indigo): Rs.11000
Price Per Person 4 paying Pax (Tavera): Rs.8550/

Package Cost valid from : 1-Oct-2014 to 31-Mar-2015

Hotels Used:
Cochin : The Renai Cochin / Similar
Kumarakom : Green Field / Similar
Alleppey : A/C Deluxe Houseboat


Includes
  • Accommodation as mentioned or similar hotels,
  • Transfers and sightseeing by a air-conditioned car,
  • Daily buffet breakfast in the hotels
  • Stay in Houseboat includes all meals
  • Local sight seeing – as per itinerary
  • Applicable taxes

Note: Personal expenses incurred during the sightseeing viz. pony/horse rides, boat rides, ropeway/cable car rides, skiing, skating etc, cost for same would be payable directly by the clients


Note:
. The above mentioned rate is not applicable from 15th December to 15th January.
. The above (if) mentioned hotels are subject to availability.