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Duration Price
Classic Kerala Tour with FREE Visit to Tea Estate3 days & 2 nights
INR 10,500
Glimpse of Kerala with FREE Periyar National Park Tickets4 days & 3 nights
INR 13,890
Best Of Kerala With Houseboat Stay | FREE Echo Point Visit5 days & 4 nights
INR 45,675
Munnar Alleppey Tour Package | Free Visit to Valara Waterfalls4 days & 3 nights
INR 18,500
Kerala Couple Delights with FREE Visit to Kundala Lake7 days & 6 nights
INR 28,500
Spiritual Magic of South India8 days & 5 nights
INR 47,200

Admire the stunning beauty of God’s Own Country as you book Thrillophilia’s Kerala tour packages from Chennai. Designed by experienced professionals, our packages are created to cater to all your preferences and interests. From family vacations and romantic honeymoons to trips with friends, Thrillophilia’s Kerala packages are ideal for every travel itinerary.

Situated on the western coast of India, Kerala is one of South India’s most popular travel destinations. The destination covers charming mountains, waterfalls, dense forests, backwaters, beaches, and lush green rice fields. As you explore the many attractions in Kerala, you get to participate in unique and exciting adventures and experiences as well.

Trek up mountains, admire stunning waterfalls or go on houseboat tours of the backwaters with Kerala holiday packages from Chennai. You can also participate in a wide range of adventure sports like parasailing, skydiving, scuba diving, camping, hiking, and jet skiing here. From the spice plantations of Thekkady to the tea plantations of Munnar, Kerala’s natural beauty knows no bounds.

Book your plans with Thrillophilia and experience a stress-free and relaxed vacation with your friends and family. You can choose from our all-inclusive packages that cover meals, accommodations, transfers, and activities for a hassle-free trip to Kerala.

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Places to Visit in Kerala

Here are some of the best places to visit in Kerala:

1. Kumarakom: Admire the soothing beauty of Kumarakom and its pristine backwaters as you travel here with Kerala tour packages from Chennai. The town has the beautiful Vembanad Lake and is among the top backwater destinations of the state. Stay on a traditional houseboat and see lush rice fields, coconut grooves, and village houses. You can also visit popular attractions like Mattupetty Dam, Lock-Hart Gap, Indo Swiss Dairy Farm, Eravikulam National Park, and Anamudi from here. Other places to visit located near the town include Tata Tea Museum, Blossom Park, and Attukal Waterfalls.

2. Kovalam: If you want the charm of Goan beaches without the immense crowds, Kovalam is a must-visit with Kerala holiday packages from Chennai. The beach town is famous for its golden sands and calm sea waters, which allow you to enjoy different sea sports. You can try fun activities like scuba diving, parasailing, jet skiing, snorkelling, kayaking, and sailing here. If you want a quieter vacation, you can go on a sightseeing tour and explore Kovalam Beach, Vizhinjam Marine Aquarium, and The Lighthouse.

3. Thekkady: Discover the world of the wild as you explore Thekkady with Kerala packages from Chennai. Thekkady is well known for its vast range of fauna and flora, which covers many rare and endangered species of plants and animals. You can admire the evergreen town by participating in thrilling experiences like jeep safaris, bamboo rafting, elephant rides, lake cruises, and trekking. Some of the famous places in Kerala’s Spice Capital include the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Abraham’s Spice Garden, Periyar Lake, and Spring Valley Mountain.

4. Kollam: For those looking for a relaxed beachfront vacation, Kollam needs to be on your Kerala tour packages from Chennai travel plan. The highlight of the town is the beautiful Ashtamudi Lake, where you can go on houseboat rides and admire the surrounding lush greenery. You can also see Kerala’s cultural traditions as you watch locals participate in fishing, cashew processing, and agriculture. Also, remember to visit popular attractions here like Kollam Beach, Thirumullavaram Beach, Tangasseri Beach, Palaruvi Waterfalls, and Neendakara Port.

5. Vagamon: Visit one of Kerala’s offbeat hill destinations at Vagamon, which lies in Idukki. This hill station is famous for its wide range of adventure activities like rock climbing, trekking, mountaineering, and paragliding. When you visit Vagamon with Kerala holiday packages from Chennai, you get to relax in a pleasant climate and lush green surroundings. Also, remember to explore beautiful local attractions of this place as well, like Murinjupuzha Waterfalls, Ulipooni Wildlife Sanctuary, Idukki Arch Dam, Pine Hills, Parumthumpara Point, and Kuttikanam Palace.

Things to Do in Kerala

Here are some of the best things to do in Kerala:

1. Go on shikara rides: See the magical beauty of Kerala’s famous backwaters as you visit Alleppey with Kerala packages from Chennai. The double-deck shikara and houseboat rides here are incredibly popular for providing stunning views of the natural surroundings and a wholesome experience in this place. You can also see many unique species of birds like Brahminy kites and hornbills as you cross the different villages, coconut groves, and lush green fields during your houseboat tour.

2. Take a spice tour: Known as India’s Spice Capital, Thekkady is home to many spice plantations which you can explore with Kerala tour packages from Chennai. Taste different Indian spices like cardamom, vanilla, black pepper and cinnamon right from the farms as you go on exciting nature walks here. You can also shop for these spices and learn about how they are cultivated at the plantation workshops here.

3. Enjoy village life: If you wish to indulge in the village lifestyle of Kerala, you must include Kumbalangi Integrated Tourism Village in your plans. The village is a beautiful break from the rush of city life and offers you a chance to participate in different activities. The Malayalam classic, Kumbalangi Nights, was also shot in this village. Watch paddy being cultivated as you try fishing, canoeing, and crab farming during your stay in Kumbalangi.

4. Bathe the elephants in Kodanad: Kodanad is one of the most popular destinations to visit with Kerala packages from Chennai for wildlife lovers. This unique sanctuary allows you to meet and interact with rescued elephants and learn about their lives from their caretakers. You can also try fun activities like bathing the elephants, feeding elephants, watching baby elephants, and elephant safaris here with your family.

5. Take a jeep ride in Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary: Explore the unmatched wilderness of Kerala as you take a thrilling jeep ride across the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Being one of the top activities with Kerala holiday packages from Chennai, these rides can also be combined with camping and treehouse stays. Once you enter the sanctuary, remember to visit different attractions like Mullaperiyar Dam, vineyards, and the vegetable farms on the premises.

Best Time to Visit Kerala

Kerala is a year-round destination, which means it is ideal for a holiday in every month and season. However, to enjoy a memorable vacation, you must know the highlight experiences of every season so you don’t miss out on anything.

Peak Season: Winter is a popular time to travel with Kerala tour packages from Chennai and lasts from October to March. During this period, temperatures vary between 10 degrees and 25 degrees Celsius. Humidity is also low in these months, making the weather great for sightseeing. This is a good time for undertaking adventure sports like scuba diving, sailing, trekking and camping. You can also see the backwaters, visit national parks and take safaris, and attend festive celebrations like Christmas and Diwali. 

Shoulder Season: The summer season in Kerala lasts from April to June. During these months, temperatures range between 25 degrees and 38 degrees Celsius. Even though the chances of rainfall are less, humidity is on the higher end which can make travelling outdoors somewhat uncomfortable. Nevertheless, this is a good time to visit temples and museums, enjoy houseboat tours, and participate in water activities like parasailing and snorkelling.

Waning Season: July to September marks the monsoon season in Kerala. These months see the forests and fields in this destination turn into lush green beauties. Most destinations in Kerala receive heavy rainfall in this period, controlling temperatures between 18 degrees to 27 degrees Celsius. Such weather conditions are perfect for witnessing Kerala’s many waterfalls, taking part in sessions of Ayurvedic treatments and spas, and relaxing in tea and spice plantations.

How to Reach Kerala from Chennai

Kerala is easily accessible from Chennai by air, road, and rail. The fastest way to travel between the two destinations is by air, while the most affordable way is to take a train. On the other hand, if you want to travel by road, it is a great way to admire the beauty of Kerala at your own pace.

By Air: Chennai is connected by direct and connecting flights to the four major airports in Kerala, namely Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi, Kozhikode, and Kannur. All airports in Kerala have direct flights connecting them with Chennai. However, based on your plans and budget, you can also opt for flights with layovers. Direct flights take anywhere between 1-1.5 hours, while layover routes can take 4-5 hours. Choose from domestic airlines like Indigo, Air India, Vistara, or SpiceJet for your journey as these airlines provide regular flights on this route. Upon reaching the airport, take a cab or bus to reach your desired destination in Kerala.

By Road: The distance between Kerala and Chennai is approximately 650 kilometres, which you can cover in around 13 hours. You can take the NH 38, which has many toll stations since it crosses over from Tamil Nadu to Kerala. Although the route takes a few hours, you might end up needing an entire day of travel with adequate rest and breaks.

By Train: Many trains provide regular services between Chennai and the major railway stations of Kerala like Kochi, Kollam, Thiruvananthapuram, and Thrissur. Popular trains on these routes include Anantapuri Express, Guruvayur Express, Kollam Express, and Mangaluru Central Express. You can cover a distance of around 800 kilometres in approximately 12-13 hours to reach this place. Upon reaching, take a cab or bus to reach your desired destination.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the cost of a tour in Kerala?
The cost of Kerala tour packages from Chennai ranges from INR 15,000 to INR 55,000 per person for a 5 to 7 day trip. This cost includes sightseeing, accommodations, meals and transportation. However, keep in mind that the price of the journey may vary depending on the type of tour package you choose, your choice of accommodations (budget stays or luxury resorts), and any additional inclusions.

2. Are there any direct flights from Chennai to Kerala?
You can find many direct flights from Chennai to various cities in Kerala. When you book a tour package from Chennai to Kerala, you can conveniently select a direct flight to destinations such as Kochi, Kozhikode, and Thiruvananthapuram. The average flight duration for these direct flights from Chennai to Kerala is about 1 to 2 hours.

3. Is a trip to Kerala from Chennai is expensive?
No, a trip to Kerala is not expensive, especially with our Kerala packages from Chennai. The cost of living and traveling in Kerala is quite affordable, allowing you to enjoy memorable experiences without spending a lot. You'll find budget-friendly accommodations, delicious food options, and activities suitable for all preferences, making Kerala a cost-effective and popular destination.

4. How long should a Kerala tour be?
Typically, 5 to 7 days are ideal for a comprehensive Kerala tour. The Kerala packages from Chennai often include this duration, allowing enough time to explore the diverse landscapes, cultural sites, and relaxing backwaters. This timeframe provides a balanced experience of relaxation, adventure, and cultural immersion in God's Own Country.

5. Is Kerala worth visiting?
Yes, Kerala is definitely worth visiting. With its unique backwaters, lush green landscapes, and rich cultural heritage, it offers a beautiful experience. The best part? Our Kerala packages from Chennai are designed to suit different interests, guaranteeing you a memorable trip. Whether you love beaches, wildlife adventures, or exploring spice gardens, Kerala has something special for every traveler.

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Sampath Tudgani
Reviewed: 02 Jan 2024
5.0/5
Booked:06KLUP2612
Dear Thrillophilia Team, I'm writing to express my heartfelt appreciation for the absolutely delightful family vacation package you curated for us in Kerala. From the moment we landed in Coimbatore to our heartfelt farewell at Coimbatore Airport, it was a journey filled with breathtaking beauty, en... Read More
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Vinay C
Reviewed: 26 Feb 2024
5.0/5
Booked:05KLUP1902
Thrillophila Kerala Trip Review: A Memorable 5-Day Adventure Our recent 5-day, 4-night trip to Kerala with Thrillophila in February was nothing short of spectacular. From the lush landscapes of Munnar to the serene backwaters of Alleppey, every moment was filled with wonder and delight. Firstly, o... Read More
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Subhojit Nandan
Reviewed: 01 Apr 2024
5.0/5
Thrillophilia provides excellent service in all aspect and also very budget friendly. Packages were excellent too.
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Tushar Patil
Reviewed: 26 Oct 2023
5.0/5
We have enjoyed our trip fully. Kerala is best place to visit.
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Asmita Sangle
Reviewed: 16 Apr 2023
5.0/5
I personally want to thank Aman for planning the Itinerary and our accommodation,  Indranil our POC for assisting me throughout the trip and special thanks to the driver Sharath for his excellent driving skills and assisting us with all the sightseeing points and with reasonable shopping areas.
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Kaustubh Palav
Reviewed: 07 May 2024
5.0/5
The trip we planned was for 4 nights and 5 days to Kerela, which includes 2 days in Munnar, 1 day in Thekkady and 1 day in Alleppey Houseboat. I would like to thank Rupali Sharma and Thrillophilia Team for arranging the trip in short notice and constantly keeping in touch to know the trip whereabout... Read More
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