Best South India Tours in Kochi
4N/5D : Cochin - Kumarakom - Periyar - Alleppey - Cochin
What will you do : Wildlife Safari, Elephant Spotting, Bird Watching, Nature Tour, Houseboat Cruise
What will you see : Animals, Birds, Backwaters, Artefacts, Spice Plantations
Kerala is home to a diverse environment which lets the traveler experience a wildlife encounter and a pleasant backwater cruise in the same tour. On an engaging tea gardens and backwaters tour, experience the bliss of being cradled by nature. Visit the abounding jungles of Periyar and discover the enthrallment of Kerala’s wildlife. Go boating in a lake nestled amidst rich biodiversity to feel the grandeur of the backwaters. Explore the natural habitats of rare birds with a joyous excursion in a houseboat.
About the activity :On your next
holiday, head to the beautiful north – eastern hill station in Kerala and
engage in an exciting spice trail of the beautiful place that people call
Wayanad! The spice trail is an
insightful visit to the lush and beautiful spice gardens of Wayanad. The
countryside here is fragrant with pepper, cardamom, cinnamon and clove gardens,
which are a delight to wander about. Get your cameras at the ready and explore
every bit of the exquisite lands of Wayanad that never fails to amaze every
single traveller that traverses these lands! So head on, and let your senses
have a feast as you explore the different spice trails of Wayanad!
Activities: Spice trails and interaction with
Difficulty Level: Easy
8N/9D : Kochi-Munnar-Thekkady-Kumarakom-Kovalam-Kanyakumari-Trivandrum
What will you do: Sightseeing, Safari, Planation Walks, Backwater Cruise
What will you see: Nature, Wildlife, Backwater Canals, Tea Plantations, Spice Plantations
With this tour, visit one of the most graceful pieces of earth, Kerala, which is blessed with natural delights. A wonderful landscape interwoven with every possible make-up of nature can put on is here. Smallest of the South Indian states, it is encircled with the Arabian Sea, populated with rich tropical greenery. Over here you will find innumerable rivers and their rivulets, hills and valleys, the world famous backwaters, and warm welcoming people. Visit Kerala, where everything is in aplenty.
The village of Kumarakom lies on the largest stretch of Kerala’s backwaters, the Vembanad Lake. Your day cruise along these meandering streams exposes daily life and activities alongside rich greenery, which never ceases to tire the sight.
From Kochi, you’ll be transferred to Alleppey/ Kumarakom (60km) around 12 noon. A backwater cruise of around 4 – 5 hours presents God’s Own Country in a never before seen light. As you journey along leisurely, catch a glimpse of life as it happens along the shores and cruise through canals fringed with palm groves. Relish the local cuisine as the houseboat staff cooks up a flavorful meal. Resume your journey till sunset and return to Kochi.
Duration: Around 4 -5 hours of backwaters cruise
4N/5D : Cochin-Munnar-Alleppey-Cherai-Cochin
What will you do : Boating, Sightseeing, Trekking, Beach Sports, Houseboat Sailing
What will you see : Hill Station, Wild Animals, Backwaters, Port City
From the spectacular ports to pristine hill stations, tranquil backwaters to playful meadows, this tour has it all in its couch. Starting from the striking ports of Cochin to the blissful hilltops of Munnar, the inviting backwaters of Alleppey and the delightful ambience of Cherai, this itinerary will surely make you forget the wearies of life and help you revive and rejuvenate yourself. Whether travelling alone or with family, friends or colleagues, the charm and essence of this tour will carry away all your attention, providing you a heavenly opportunity to explore and admire the endless beauty of the Mother Nature.
13N/14D : Cochin-Guruvayoor-Wayanad-Munnar-Periyar-Kumarakam-Alleppey-Kovalam-Kanyakumari-Trivandrum
What will you do : Boating, Sightseeing, Nature Walks, Trekking, Houseboat Cruise, Village Tour, Jungle Safari
What will you see : Lakes, Mountains, Valleys, Hills, Wild Animals, Birds, Temples, Beaches, Backwaters
Explore the heart of a magical land and its myriad destinations on a Discover Kerala tour. Uncover the varied aspects of God’s Own Country. Travel to scenic destinations and enjoy a salubrious natural ambience.
The experiences to lap up are plenty. Visit places of cultural and religious interest. Enjoy pleasant escapades in the backwaters of the Vembanad Lake. Fill your heart and mind with an experience like no other.
9N/10D : Kochi – Munnar – Thekkady – Kumarakom – Alleppey – Kovalam – Kanyakumari – Trivandrum
What will you do: Sight Seeing, Spice And Tea Plantations Trails, Houseboat Cruise and Stay, Wildlife Spotting.
What will you see: Spice and Tea Plantations, Luxury Resorts, Houseboats, Wildlife At Periyar, Trivandrum And Kanyakumari City Tours.
First time together is well-spent on this Kerala tour. Undoubtedly called Lover’s Paradise, Kerala is blessed with rich nature, diverse enthralling landscapes that resonate with your mood giving a lifetime memory. Submerge yourself in the genuine beauty of the country’s highest tea gardens at Munnar, sink into sublime bliss in the Alleppey backwaters, visit Kovalam a renowned beach destination, and travel to India’s southern most tip Kanyakumari.
5N/6D : Kochi – Thattekad – Munnar – Alleppey – Kochi
What will you do : Bird Watching, Excursion, Sight Seeing, Backwater Cruise, Houseboat Stay
What will you see : Rare Species of Birds, Mist Clad Mountains, Picturesque Valleys, Backwaters
Kerala, one of the finest tourist destination in the world, also hosts the richest bird habitat in peninsular India. The enchanting range of Kerala’s avifauna attracts numerous bird lovers from different corners of the globe.
Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, named after the legendary ornithologist Dr Salim Ali, is one of the exquisite habitats of more than 280 different species of birds. A visit to this abode of the birds is an extreme delight to the eyes and is an important feature of this tour. Following this visit, a visit to Munnar enhances the beauty and essence of this tour. Before concluding the tour, cruising the backwaters will bring you closer to the rustic charm of Kerala and will surely answer all your calls for a blissful holiday.
2 N/3 D : Kochi-Alleppey-Kochi
What will you do : Cruising, Sightseeing, Relaxing, Swimming, Leisure Activities
What will you see : Backwaters, Colourful Local Villages, Spectacular Sunset
Kerala is one of the breathtaking places in India that is visited by thousand of national and international tourists every year. Among the various landscapes and scenic beauty, one of the main reasons why the destination is so renowned is because of the backwaters and the experience of cruising in houseboats along it.
The short but sweet tour will help you rejuvenate in the serene environment away from the city’s pollution and hustle bustle.
7N/8D : Cochin – Guruvayoor – Munnar – Thekkady – Alleppey – Kovalam – Trivandrum
What will you do : Sightseeing, Nature Walks, Village Tours, Excursions, Backwater Cruise
What will you see : Temples, Lakes, Dam, Gardens, Wildlife Sanctuary, Museums, Backwaters
Kerala, a tranquil travel destination, has all the ingredients that makes it for a great and pleasant holiday – exquisite location, exciting places to visit, peace and quiet, great seafood and a plethoric host of activities to indulge in. Each day in this itinerary has been planned to make the most of your time spent there. There is so much to be discovered, so much to be appreciated and a lot more to be astounded by in Kerala!
About the Activity:Never be late to make use of this amazing opportunity to spend a quality time in the most visited part of South India, that is Kerala. Here is 6 day tour from Mumbai and covering the major tourist destinations in Kerala.The journey to Kerala will absolutely do wonders and at the end you will start lingering. This is a place where hill stations and backwaters equally attracting visitors, a place where beaches and mountains make anyone's heart get stolen.Begin the tour from Kochi leading to Munnar, Thekkady and Alappuzha which are still the enduring passion of thousands of travelers.This package will provide you with food, accommodation and transportation during the whole trip that is inclusive of round trip flights.
Unwind with a rafting trip at Kothad that is an island 10 kms away from Kochi, a major port city on the west coast surrounded by the river Periyar. A winding maze of interconnected channels, lagoons and lakes make up the backwaters of Kerala where this activity is conducted.
The paddling session would begin at 3:30 pm, with a brief introduction on safety aspects to be followed while kayaking in the waters. You would be kitted out in buoyancy vests before proceeding for the rafting in the meandering backwaters enclosed by tall coconut trees on both shores. On the way you can view local residents going about their daily life, fishermen angling for a good catch, or vendors ferrying their wares on small boats. This excursion also lends you an opportunity to spot regional birds like kingfishers, ducks, cormorants and darters. Photographs and videos of you propelling your kayak will be taken by staff assisting you on the trip.
About the Activity:This is an intriguing call for all those who are planning to pack their bags for a trip to Kerala; this is from Delhi to the different parts of Kerala.Begin the journey from Munnar, the favourite hill station here and then never miss the chances to spot the rare species at the Tiger Reserve in Thekkady.Feel the freshness of the Venice of the East, Alleppey while you cruise along the scintillating backwaters here. Wind up the tour in Thiruvananthapuram that is packed with multitudes of ancient buildings and more cultural depictions.The package includes food, accommodation and transportation during the whole trip that is inclusive of flight transfer from Delhi to Kerala and return.
Enjoy a merry banana boat ride at Kothad, an island surrounded by the river Periyar, which is the longest river of Kerala, and is 10 kms away from Kochi. The backwaters where the activity is conducted is composed of a meandering network of interconnected channels, lagoons and lakes.
The boat ride would begin at 3:30 pm, with a brief introduction on safety aspects to be followed while you are in the water. You would be kitted out in buoyancy vests before proceeding for the joyride in the winding backwaters with tall coconut trees standing on both shores.
Sit on inflatable boat similar to the shape of a banana. This boat will be connected to a speed boat which drives it through the waters and during the ride, the driver of the powered boat will attempt to toss the banana boat upside-down by making sharp turns. Photographs and videos of you riding the boat and then splashing in the water will be taken by staff supporting you on the trip.
the activity :
Does soaring high into the skies sounds like fun? Well, now is your golden opportunity to go on a flying fox experience
in Munnar a hilly paradise fit for the best adventurer and the nature lover as
well. The Flying Fox structure consists of one rope tied diagonally at two ends
between two poles / trees. All participants are harnessed at their backs chests with a pulley and rope and the guiding rope is handled by an instructor. The participants slide down towards the lower end of the rope. If that doesn’t
sound like fun, then what can? Grab your friends and family members to spend an
exciting weekend away from the noise of city life! Enjoy a relaxing and serene vacation
in Munnar and engage in a fun and exciting flying fox session at the same time!