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Best Trekking Tours in Cochin

Kerala in India is regarded as ‘Gods Own Country” and by all means the name suits it perfectly as Kerala is a treasure trove of natural paradise. The port city of Kerala, Kochi is immensely beautiful and its natural beauty is not only restricted to its ports, being at the foothill of the UNESCO declared world heritage site, Kochi boasts of lush hills, undulating terrains, cascading waterfalls, spice and coffee gardens and rolls of greenery. The most popular trekking tours in Cochin are Munnar and Vagamon, some also venture out to Thattekad Bird Sanctuary to hike short trails usually leading to beautiful waterfalls. Every year, Kochi sees a lot of tourists visiting the city and indulges in typical sightseeing. In the recent years adventure lovers have treaded into the city who like exploring quite off the beaten path routes away from the urban crowd of the big city. Kochi is filled with scenic nature trails and hidden, unexplored pathways which has been unexplored and untouched for years and that is the reason why trekking in Kochi gives one absolute pleasure.

 

Munnar is situated at the confluence of three mountain streams namely, Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala, the whole region is characterised by its lush acres of tea plantations, streams, rivers, hillocks and dense forests. Enjoy half day or full day treks and camping trips across various regions like Wayanad, Chinnar wildlife sanctuary, Marayoor valley and many more scenic areas, tourists can also avail packages from the numerous offbeat activities that is offered in Kochi. While serious trekkers would undertake only treks, there are options for people who like combining the joy of trekking in Cochin with camp stays and many more interesting activities.

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    Trekking , Cycling And Camping Tour in Wayanad
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    Wayanad
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the activity : Adventure is out there, and the best time for you to explore every aspect of your adventurous life is while on an exciting cycling and camping tour with trekking near the exotic lands of Bansurua in Wayanad.Grab your friends and strap on your helmets as you prepare for an exciting ride of a lifetime. While on this tour, you can enjoy a relaxing camping experience as well, gazing at the stars and dining on a barbeque dinner with your loved ones.Interact with your friends and share stories by the campfire as you spend the night under the company of a clear night sky. Embark on an exciting trekking experience with your gang on your next trip and let the wonders of nature take over you.The package includes food and comfortable accommodation in tents.

    Very Good 4.0
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    Trekking and Forest Camping in Munnar
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    Munnar
    d1 Day n1 Night

    About the activity : Munnar never fails to impress you! The beauty of this lovely place is unparalleled and leaves you in awe at all times! Head for an exciting half day trek and forest camping experience in Munnar with your loved ones and revel in the beauty and tranquility of the place while enjoying the adventure as well! Guests will go for trekking after lunch (lunch not included).  Once the guests reach the top of the mountain and spend up to an hour on top of the mountain. From the top of the mountain, guests can see the whole Idukki district and all the sightseeing points in Munnar that are sure to take your breath away.  Guests need not go to sightseeing from this point as they can see everything from the top.  In the evening, guests will trek down to the camp site and will enjoy the night stay in the forest with usual camping activities of campfire, music and more! Meal Types: Dinner and next morning Tea only Accommodation Types: Tent standard type on double/triple sharing Activities: Trekking, Camping, campfire with music and nature stay Difficulty Level: moderate 

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    Short Adventures Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary
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    Munnar
    d2 Days n1 Night

    A unique habitat for vulnerable huge whined squirrel of India, Chinnar is thorny scrub forest with xerophytes species. It is set in the rain shadow realm of the Western Ghats of Kerala. Abundant in its wildlife in kerala, Chinnar sanctuary is blended with deciduous woods. You can do hiking in the forests of Chinnar. Famous for its herds of Bisons, this sanctuary has wet grass lands. You can find the diversity in the forests. Several animals like elephants, hanuman monkey, sambar, and spotted deer can be encountered easily when you travel from Karimuthi to Chinnar. ​

    Very Good 4.0
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    Munnar
    h4 Hours

    About the activity : The mountains of Munnar call you to explore them on your next holiday away from the humdrum of city life! Situated at the confluence of three mountain streams namely, the Mudrapuzha, the Nallathanni and the Kundala at about 1600m above sea level, Munnar has proved to be a haven of sorts for all those who wish to run away from the blistering heat of the city! The sprawling acres of tea plantations and the misty clouds in the place have attracted many visitors from all over the country and abroad! The different mountains and peaks such as the Anamudi and other sites such as Top station and Chinnakanal have proven to be a treat for the travellers eyes!  Engage in an exciting mountain trekking and tea garden visit in Munnar on your next trip here and revel in the amazing tranquillity of nature! Activities: Trekking and Tea Plantation Visit Difficulty Level: Easy

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    Wayanad
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the Activity:Wayanad steals every traveller's heart with its purest form of nature that includes mountains, tea and coffee plantations, dense forest ranges, waterfalls, rugged pathways, and chilled climate.Plan a weekend getaway to this precious land in Kerala along with a chance to take part in Bamboo Crafting workshop. This three day trip from Bangalore will give you the priceless holidays.The main feature is that you can plan how to spend the days as you wish to by including sightseeing, adventure activities and much more.If you are an adventure minded fellow, then Chembra Peak and Meenmutty Waterfalls should be in your list since these are two major locations to do trekking and walking.The package includes food, accommodation and transportation from Bangalore to Wayanad and return.

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    Wayanad
    h8 Hours

    About the activity: Unravel the hidden treasures of Wayanad, a land steeped in undaunted beauty with this challenging and equally trek to the enigmatic caves of Pakshipatahalam and witness the ancient Vishnu temple.The guided trip of around 8 exciting hours starts as early as 07:00 AM when you reach Thirunelly Temple, the beginning of the exciting trail.These deep rock cave systems are a habitat for a variety of birds. It is believed that even the ancient spirits have a refuge here.Your trek to the caves will expose you to the raw wilderness of Wayanad and you will get to explore the beautiful Tirunelly temple on your way back from this challenging and adventure-fueled trek. This ancient Vishnu temple is a great attraction because of its unique location in the centre of a dense forest and is surrounded by mountains on all four sides for you to explore.

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    Idukki
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Destination: Kerala, popularly called as the 'God's Own Country' is the abode of many natural wonders. Amongst all these wonders, Ramakkalmedu is one of the most scenic hill stations. Located in the Idukki district in Kerala, this pictorial hill station is only 15km away from Nendumkandom and can be easily reached following the Munnar-Thekkady route. Reaching an astounding height of 3,500ft above the sea level, the Ramakkalmedu trek offers panoramic views of several hamlets of Tamil Nadu. Acclaimed as one of the most exciting trekking destinations in Kerala, the hill is also perched with historical statues of Kuravar and Kurathi. According to the legends, when Lord Rama was searching for Ravana, he stepped onto the Ramakkalmedu peak and thus it got its name! About the Activity with Details: Indulge into the Ramakkalmedu trek and retrace history along with the glorious tales of Ramayana. Originating from the base of this enthralling hill, the trek will take you to its peak from where you can enjoy fascinating views of the valleys and meadows underneath. Though the trek is comparatively a shorter one, it is an amazing way to get introduced with the immaculate beauty of Ramakkalmedu and the untouched natural beauty around it!

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    Cochin
    d4 Days n3 Nights

    Marayoor can boast of being the only natural sandalwood forests in Kerala. Bordered by Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary and Anamudi Chola National Park, there are bright opportunities for you to spot leopards, deer, elephants and other Indian Wildlife Species. Marayoor is pretty famous for primitive cave drawings and pre-historic burials. Even in the surrounding valleys and hills there are several burial gravestones. The girdle traces till Palani hills. The primeval rock refuge work of art originates in Marayoor and other forests are as old as 9000 BC.

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    Periyar
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Activity: Get ready to free yourself from all the cobwebs of the city and digital life while camping with jungle jeep safari in Periyar. Delight in the stunning beauty of Mother Nature that provides you with a best escapade experience away from the routine life – enjoy the beautiful greenery enveloping this entire region and clear blue sky. Delight in the stunning natural beauty of tea estate staple to this region. Witness the relishing aroma of various spice fields sprawling this slice of paradise on earth. While camping with jungle jeep safari in Periyar – brace yourself to view stunning evergreen forests that is a happy home to various exotic wildlife species sprawling in the region. The idyllic weather conditions and the luxuriant greenery is a happy home to various beautiful animal species – get ready to have close encounters with tiger, elephants, leopards, bears, Indian gaur, sambar, mouse deer and lion tailed macaque, Nilgiri Marten and lot more. Explore the wide diversity of flora and fauna available on the beautiful land of Gavi – enthrall in this amazing camping with jungle jeep safari in Periyar along with friends and family for a completely adventurous and blissful experience. Meal Types: Breakfast (1), Lunch (1), Dinner (1) Accommodation Types: Tented Accommodation Activities: Trekking, Camping, Peddle Boating, Jeep Safari Difficulty Level: Easy

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    Cochin
    d2 Days n1 Night

    70 km from Cochin, The Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary otherwise known as Thattekad Sanctuary is in Kothamangalam district, Ernakulam district. It lies on the northern bank of the Periyar River. The century was declared as a sanctuary in 1983 on behalf of the suggestions of Dr. Salim Ali. Due to the richness in the variety of bird species here, and to get more glimpses of the phenomenal varieties, a large quantity of teak and mahogany is cultivated in the lowland areas of these regions. The forest is spread in an area of 25.16 sq km and has tropical semi green deciduous forests. You will find Sloth bears, Porcupines, leopards, elephants and many such mammals in the forests here.

    Very Good 4.0
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    Cochin
    d9 Days n8 Nights

    About the Activity: If you are some who loves to travel and check out diverse cultures and places, this tour is the right one to pick. The trip is planned in a way that will bring to you, the true blend of Kerala’s unique beauty and rustic charm. Starting from the enchanting landscapes of Munnar to the beauty of Periyar and Kumarakom, these is a lot to see, enjoy and explore in this tour. There is also the rare experience of houseboat cruising along the backwaters that Kerala is so famous for. One also has the golden opportunity to spend some quality time at the pristine beaches of the state before departing back to their home with lifetime memories to cherish.What will you see : Waterfalls, Lakes, Backwater, Wildlife Sanctuary, Echo Point, Tea Plantation, Tiger Reserve, Beach, Museum, Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple

    Excellent 5.0
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    Cochin
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    Neighboring to Anamalai Sanctuary, Parambikulam Sanctuary is set between two ranges of Karimalagopuram (1,440m) and Sholayar. If you pass through the vales, then vales are affected by the south-west monsoon. Better if you traverse during the monsoons. Monsoons are cool. Rich flora and fauna contain semi evergreen woods, which add charm to the whole region of this sanctuary. Trailing through wet forests is an unlike experience. There are plants of teak. The lush green lands and marshes are seen in south zone. IGWLS means Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary is named after Indira Gandhi. The avian life such as great pied hornbill and Malabar grey hornbill. This sanctuary covers an area around 958 km sq. Indira Gandhi Wildlife India is once known as Anamalai Wildlife in kerala.

    Good 3.0
    39 ratings
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    Cochin
    d14 Days n13 Nights

    14D/13N: Cochin – Munnar – Thekkady – Alleppey – Varkala - Kovalam What will you see: Mattanchery Synagogue, Spice Market, Classical Art performance, Tea Museum, Hills, Nilgiri Tahrs, Villages, Farms, Wildlife Sanctuary, Beaches, Temples, Kuthiramalika Palace What will you do: Farm visit, Tea garden tour, Bamboo rafting, Adventure trail through Tiger Reserve, Camping, House boating A traveller’s paradise, Kerala offers a myriad of fascinating experiences in one trip. From experiencing the luxurious houseboats that tours on the emerald backwaters of Kumarakom to answering the call of the wild at the famous Periyar tiger reserve, and exploring thick forests on bamboo rafts, this is God’s Own Country indeed. While on this tour, you also get to experience the rich culture of the state with classical art performances, interact with village people and get an insight into their life, visit one of the wealthiest temples in the country, pay homage at ancient shrines and sink in the rustic sights of nature. 

    Good 3.0
    37 ratings
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    Cochin
    d7 Days n6 Nights

    If you are a person who is not so fond of watching wild animal but very of nature then this is the best trip for you. This trip is all about admiring and exploring mesmerizing valleys like Munnar and Chinnar. The trip initiates from Cochin. This trip will be memorable as you will be travelling through most green tea plantations, towns as you have just seen in books, and rolling lanes. You can never compare this experience with any other expedition. Munnar is a region that is completely surrounded with very green tea plantations and you may not be able to witness such flora and fauna in any other part of the country. Not only the greenery these places have many rare species of the birds that you can spot quite easily like Nilgiri flycatcher, Nilgiri pipit. Now it is the time for you tighten your boots as you will be going to trekking in Chinnar wildlife sanctuary, where you can see lofty ghats and Palani hills. Chinnar is also known as Indian rain forest and during rain it will be very cool here. You can witness the richest flora and fauna here with evergreen woods. The forest is quite dense.

    Very Good 4.0
    23 ratings
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    Cochin
    d11 Days n10 Nights

    For bird lovers, this is the perfect Kerala tour. It takes you on an extensive bird watching tour through the destination. The lush surroundings of Kerala make it ideal as breeding grounds for different species of birds. Travel through the picturesque hill station of Munnar several bird sanctuaries for exploring exotic varieties. Keep your camera always on the ready for that exclusive shot in Birding Kerala Package.

    Very Good 4.0
    23 ratings

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Traveller Tales from Cochin

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Bheeshma Guha

25 May 2015

My money spent on this trip was totally worth it and i strongly recommend this as a holiday point for you.Especially i liked that ride on the houseboat, which is a typical and very famous tourist attraction in Kerala and you gonna love that too.

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Chakor Mukhopadhyay

11 April 2014

It feels special to go for such an adventurous trip with your friends and family. This sanctuary lies in conjugation with Peechi-Vazhani wildlife of kerala and Parambikulam wildlife sanctuary. Very nice stay!!!

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Baladitya Varman

12 July 2014

We were surprised to see such an awesome views from the same point, those wild animals and the magnificent mountains will definitely steal your heart.....this place has a great variety of Flora and fauna.

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Suma Devar

12 May 2015

The enchanting of birds kept our trekking adventure fresh. Our trek started from the silent valley in Munnar which is a fabulous place.

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Rati Gill

15 August 2013

There is some magic in the hills of Munnar, that caught our attention, trull the place is the best holiday destination for all. When we were entering Munnar we saw endless gardens of coffee and it was so nice to stare at those feilds.... Wao Munnar hills has very rich vegetation area as well. We were trekking on the moderate trails and camping on flat grounds.. everything just commendable.

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Mahesh Arora

16 March 2015

My three days trip to munnar hills is unforgettable....It was my first trekking expedition ever and i completed it with so ease and comfort ... And all thanks goes to our tour guide who were very experienced trainers... Apart from that camping moments were also very sweet for me.

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Girindra Deshpande

14 September 2014

The spectacular views are quite enogh to steal your heart... Definately Munnar is the favourite hotspot of trekkers and other tourists...While trekking we also reached Mattupetty hills and then discovered beautiful the tea plantations. It was a very leasing feelig for us.

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Rageshwari Deshpande

15 March 2014

There are some point which are really difficult to embark upon in Munnar hills. Our camp point is quite near to the Munnar town. Before starting the trekking we need to book the treks in Forest department offices. Our organizers took care of all things in the journey.

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Mayoor Pothuvaal

11 November 2015

This trip was my anniversary gift, and last month i went there with my wife, it was such an awesome experience to spend some quality time in kerala area. Everything was just perfect from management to entertainment and all thanks to our organizers.

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