|Enchanting Kerala Tour|
Destinations Covered : Calicut - Thalassery - Bekal - Kannur - Cochin - Kothamangam - Kumarakom - Houseboat - Kollam - Kovalam - Trivandrum
Day 01: Arrival at Calicut
On arrival at Calicut, you will be received by our representative and will be transferred to hotel.
Calicut is known for its charming beaches, architectural beauties of Temples, Mosques and Churches. Overnight at hotel in Calicut.
Day 02: Tour to Calicut
After breakfast leave for a tour to Calicut in God’s Own Country Kerala.
Places to visit: Kappakkadavu Beach, Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary, Thali Temple, Dolphin’s Point.
Day 03: Thalassery
After breakfast drive to fishing town - Thalassery. Check into a heritage bungalow located on the shores of Arabian Sea,
In the afternoon, visit the fort and mosque. Overnight in Thalassery.
Day 04: Thalassery
After breakfast explore Thalassery churches. Visit the Kerala Traditional Dance Centre and witness Theyyam and kalaripayyattu. Overnight at bungalow.
Day 05: Bekal
After breakfast leave for Bekal. Bekal is famous for Bekal Fort and beautiful Bekal Beach. There is unique Aqua park at Bekal which provides water sports facilities like Pedal Boating and Water Cycling. Overnight at Beach Resort.
Day 06: Bekal
After breakfast leave for a tour to the ancient temples, forts and churches of Bekal.
Highlights of the Day: Chandragri Fort, Cheruvathur Kotta Palli, Kanwatheertha beach. Overnight at hotel in Bekal.
Day 07: Bekal
After breakfast leave for a tour to Bekal.
Highlights: Kavil Bhawan Yaoga and Meditation Centre and pilgrimage places like Madhur Temple, Manjeswaram.
Day 08: Kannur
Arrive Kannur surrounded by the natural beauty and check in to a hotel.
Places to Visit: Parasinikadavu Temple, Kannur Fort, Muzhipilagadi Beach and some temples.
Day 09: Cochin
Board early morning train to Cochin, the harbor city of India. On arrival at Cochin, you will be received by our representative and transferred to hotel.
Day 10: Cochin
After breakfast proceed for a tour to Cochin.
Places to Visit: Mattancherry Palace, built by Portuguese; Francis Church, the oldest Church in India; Cantilevered Chinese fishing nets 500 year old Portuguese Houses; 16th century Synagogue, Jew Town
In the evening, see the famous Kathakali Dance. Overnight at hotel in Cochin.
Day 11: Kothamangam
In the morning, drive to Kothamangam. Spend the day at leisure at Mundackal Estate Bungalow, a century old estate. Explore the estate on your own and visit the bird sanctuary. Overnight at Bungalow.
Day 12: Kothamangam
After breakfast, visit Kodanad elephant orphanage. You can enjoy elephant rides too.
Spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Mundackal Estate Bungalow.
Day 13: Kumarkom
After breakfast proceed to Kumarkom. Kumarkom is known for its canals, lakes and coves. You can enjoy the large area surrounded with coconut palms and rice fields. The scenario of Kumarkom comprises of canoes transporting people, vegetable sellers, fishermen and things being brought to doorsteps by wooden boats. Ovenight at Kumarkom.
Day 14: Houseboat
The day marks the Houseboat Tour in Kerala.
Check in to a traditional houseboat of Kerala and explore the beauty of backwaters. Cruise through the backwaters and enjoy the night stay in deluxe houseboat with all the facilities of a hotel.
Day 15: Kollam
After breakfast, proceed to Kollam. It is India’s centre of cashew trading and processing industry. Located at the Malabar Coast, 30% of Kollam’s historic places are covered by Ashatamudi Lake. Overnight at a resort at Ashatamudi Lake.
Day 16: Kollam
After breakfast visit Amrithakala Gurukulam, an institute of Indian traditional arts, crafts and languages.
Overnight at hotel in Kollam.
Day 17: Kovalam
In the morning proceed to Kovalam, one of the most popular beach resorts of India. Kovalam Beach is world renowned beach for its coconut palms and golden sands. On arrival check in to a hotel and relax at the beach for the rest of the day.
Day 18: Kovalam Beach
Spend the day at Kovalam Beach. You can even have an Ayurvedic massage here. Overnight at hotel.
Day 19: Excursion Tour to Kanyakumari
After breakfast proceed to the southern tip of India-Kanyakumari. Kanyakumari is a famous pilgrimage centre for Hindus known for its exotic sunset and sunrise views. Visit the famous Padmnabhapuram Palace and Suchendra Temple and then drive back to Kovalam Beach. Overnight at hotel in Kovalam Beach.
Day 20: Trivandrum
After breakfast, proceed to Trivandrum.
Places to visit: Sri Chitra Art Gallery, Napier Museum and Kuthiramalika Palace. Overnight stay at hotel in Trivandrum.
Day 21: Departure
The tour concludes. You will be transferred to Trivandrum Airport for your onward journey to home.