Back Waters of Kerala 5N / 6D
Experience sheer tranquility – six days in Gods own country. Rejuvenate your senses in the serene emerald backwaters of Kerala and immerse yourself in rich cultural Heritage surrounded by astounding natural beauty.
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- Vacation Style Holiday Type
- Activity Level Leisurely
- Group Size Small Group
Arrival – Departure: Cochin
A well-crafted Tour that will take you from the Cultural heritage of Cochin to the nested beauty of Munnar. Spice up your taste buds in Thekkady and relax to the calm backwaters of Alleppey.
A Tour that takes from the busy city life to be pampered with astounding Natural beauty while spicing up your taste buds. Rejuvenate yourself with an authentic Kerala Ayurvedic massage and leave everything behind while you sail through the backwaters. Experience Kerala – Experience Life
Customization and Group Booking
This Tour can be customized to suit your Travel need and requirements. If youre a Group of more than 6 Travellers – we can offer you a Discounted price.
- Accommodation in select hotels and Houseboat as per your choice category. [Options available on Booking page]
- A/c Indigo / Amaze /Scorpio / Innova Vehicle for all transfer & Sightseeing. Vehicle choice depends on number of Person travelling together, availability and will be at sole discretion of the Tour Operator.
- Buffet Breakfast at all the hotels. [More options available on Booking page]
- All Applicable Taxes.
- Any meals other than those mentioned above.
- Any Airfare / Train fare.
- Entrance fees to Sight-seeing points, Amusement park & Boating charges.
- Any portage at airports and hotels, tips, insurance, wine, mineral water, telephone charges, and all items of personal nature.
- Any services not specifically mentioned in the inclusions.
- Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle malfunctions, political disturbances etc.
- Day 1 Cochin Arr.
Welcome to Gods Own Country. Upon arrival at Cochin Airport/ Railway Station transfer to the hotel. Later proceed for a half day city sightseeing tour of Cochin visting Chinese Fishing Nets, St. Francis Church, Santa Cruz Basilica, Jewish Synagogue, and Mattancherry Palace/Dutch Palace. Overnight stay at Cochin Hotel/Resort
- Day 2 Cochin - Munnar (158 kms. - 04 hrs.)
After breakfast proceed to Munnar, the place where the unfolded green carpet is waiting for you. Munnar is breathtakingly beautiful, a haven of peace and tranquility – the idyllic tourist destination of Kerala. Munnar is the gateway of Hills in South India. Enroute watch the lovely waterfalls in Cheeyappara and colourful flowers in Blossom Garden. Overnight stay at Munnar Hotel/Resort.
- Day 3 Munnar
After breakfast proceed for a morning sightseeing trip of Munnar visiting the Eravikulam National Park where you can see the very rare mountain goats natively called the Nilgiri Tahr. Visit Tea Museum and Mattupetty Lake & Dam & Kundala Lake. Enroute visit Echo Point, View Point & green carpet of Tea Gardens. Overnight stay at Munnar Hotel/Resort.
- Day 4 Munnar - Thekkady (110 kms. - 03 hrs.)
After breakfast proceed to Thekkady which offers diverse attractions like Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Hill Station and Spice Plantation. Here you can go for a Wildlife cruise to view a large variety of wildlife like Wild Elephants, Nilgiri Langur, Sambar Deer, Wild Bison and quite a lot of unique birds can also be spotted. You can recreate yourself by indulging in optional (chargeable basis) activities like Spice Plantation Tour, Bamboo Rafting, Trekking and Elephant ride. Overnight stay at the Hotel/Resort.
- Day 5 Thekkady- Alleppey (130 kms. - 04 hrs.)
After breakfast, check-out and proceed to Alleppey. Alleppey with a large network of inland canals earning it the sobriquet ”Venice of the East”. These large networks of canals with spectacular Backwaters, Beaches, Marine products & Coir industry provide Alleppey its lifeline. Evening enjoy the sunset at Alleppey Beach. Overnight stay at Alleppey Hotel/Resort.
If Houseboat Stay:
After breakfast proceed to Alleppey boat Jetty, board the traditionally decorated houseboats and begin the enchanting backwater cruise. The backwaters of Kerala is a unique product of Kerala and is found no where else in the world. A glide in a ”Kettuvallam” (Houseboat) through the enchanting backwater is sure to rob your heart. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight stay at Alleppey Houseboat.
- Day 6 Alleppey - Cochin (100 kms.- 2.5 hrs.)
After the breakfast pack your baggages with a promise to return once again to this paradise…. Proceed on time to board your flight/train with sweet memories of your holidays. We await for your next visit … Bon Voyage. Service ends.
Choose from the different Accommodation options to suit your budget. This tour offers Hotel and Houseboat accommodation for you to choose from. We have categorized our Hotel in four distinct categories to help you decide the that best suits your needs and budget.
Hotels on this Tour
Tour pricing mentioned above includes Economy Accommodation as the base package. Select your choice of Hotel Category from ADD-ONs after adding the Tour to your Shopping Cart
|Cochin||Diwans Court||Sealord Hotel||Broad Bean||Abad Atrium||Radisson Blu|
|Munnar||Bella Vista Resort||Green Ridge Holiday Home||Eastend||Cuckmere Holidays||Sterling’s Terrace Green Resort|
|Thekkady||S N International||Karar Garden||Peppervine||Holiday Vista||The Mountain Courtyard|
|Alleppey||AJ Park||Pagoda Resort||Arcadia Regency||The World Backwater Resort||Lake Palace Resort|
Buffet Breakfast is served on the Tour at all Hotels of stay.
Yes, you can also opt for a Breakfast + Dinner package. Select Half Board Meals Package -from the ADD ONS on the Bookings page.
The vehicle used on Tour depends on the number of Persons traveling together and also on availability. Generally we use Tata Indigo, Honda Amaze or Swift Desire for groups of 4 persons traveling together. For bigger groups, Scorpio/ Innova/Traveller are used according to the seating capacity.
We deal with different types of Hotels from Budget properties to 5 star Hotel. Hotels on our Tours are listed only after meeting our strict quality criteria. Even the most basic Economy Hotels on our list are far better than some of the Deluxe properties used by some operators. The names of the Hotels are listed on the Accomodation tab and a simple Google search of the Hotels can give you a better judgment of the quality offered.
Star ratings can sometimes fool you to rent a miserable service providers Hotel and hence we have our own categorisation. To make it easier for you, we have categorized them in four distinct categories.
Economy | Standard | Deluxe | Superior | Premium
You can select the best option for your stay while Booking the Tour from the ADD ONS option.
From seasonal clothing to personal medicines the list basic necessities is long. But we have made a short checklist for you to follow while you pack your Bags. A complete list shall be mailed to you upon Tour Booking.