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Kerala Naturally

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Places Covered
Thattekad , Munnar ( 2 N),Thekkady, Alleppey ,Marari, Fort Cochin
Days
7N 6 D
Adult Rate
On request
Child Rate
On request
Next Package Dates
As per the requirement
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Day 1: Thattekad

Arrive and get greeted by your tour leader at Cochin international airport. Get transferred to Thattekad ,an evergreen lowland forest located between the branches of river Periyar . Thattekad bird sanctuary also known as the Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary is one of the richest bird habitat in peninsular India, comparable only with the eastern Himalayas. check into Hornbill Camp located on the banks of the river Periyar. A 45 min kayaking trip admist this great swathes of forests is an ideal sport for those inclined to be adventurous and explore the bio-diversity within these forests. Take a plantation/village walk to discover Kerala through its off-the beaten track trails and the interior villages. On the walk , you can walk into a rubber estate , a spice plantation and numerious farms where your guide will be happy to explain the intricacies of farm life.

Overnight: Cottage Tented camp      Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner


Day 2: Munnar

Today after breakfast, get transferred to Munnar, situated in the westers Ghats mountain ranges . Enroute visit Kodanadu elephant training centre. You will be taking a spectacular 4 hour drive along the climbing road through forests and tea gardens, to the hill station of Munnar which is situated 1500 metres high in the mountains. The combination of crisp mountain air, craggy peaks and tall red wood trees make it a peaceful retreat. Here, endemic species of birds & animals find their home. Continue your journey past valara, Cheeyappara Waterfalls, tea plantations, spice plantations, Veg farms before you reach Munnar. The awesome scene of white waters cascading down from the top of a peak will remain forever in your heart as one of your most precious memories. Visit a tea factory to learn how tea is processed and go on to watch kathakali dance & kalaripayattu (traditional dance native to the southern state of Kerala) performance and Rest of the day is at leisure. Check-into hotel

Overnight :4* Category Hotel  Meal Plan : Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

 

Day 3: Munnar

Start your day with a yoga session followed by guided Nature walk through tea plantation. After breakfast, you will be transferred to Top station located around 32 km away from Munnar, the highest point (1700m) in Munnar, on the Munnar-Kodaikkanal road. The place falls on the Kerala-Tamil Nadu border. Here you can enjoy the panoramic view of Western Ghats and the valley of Theni district of Tamil Nadu. View the mountains filled in mist and start your journey to eco point Scenic spot on a reservoir featuring an echo phenomenon, visit Mattupetty dam, taste some fresh carrots, strawberries etc. Spend some time there and start your Jounery back to Hotel, enroute do some window shopping .

 Overnight : 4* category hotel    Meal Plan : Breakfast & Dinner   


Day 4 : Thekkady

Today after breakfast, You will be transferred to Thekkady known for Periyar National park, a lush evergreen and deciduous forest serving as home to various animals such as deer, elephants, Sambar, Nilgiri Langurs etc. Watch martial art form kalari . Check-into hotel and relax. Evening, proceed Towards Periyar sanctuary for a guided 3 hrs night trekking which intents to create a feeling of wilderness during night accompanied by an armed forest guard and 2 guides

Overnight : 4* category hotel   Meal Plan : Breakfast, Lunch ,Dinner


Day 5 : Alleppey

Today after breakfast, you will be transferred to Alleppey to board overnight premium houseboat cruise. Check-into a floating houseboat.  The coconut trees swaying in the cool, sea breeze, the green stretches of paddy fields on either sides, the flocks of ducks swimming about lazily, and the long necks of cormorants visible out of the surface of water. No matter how much one tries to describe it, no words can ever truly capture the true beauty of backwaters of Alleppey.

Overnight : Houseboat     Meal Plan : Breakfast, lunch & Dinner


Day 6 : Marari

Today you will be transferred to Marari, a perfect beach destination .The indolent pace of local life makes vacating near the Marari beach a reviving experience. This destination will give you a close look at the village life . Take a walk through the village and interact with the local people to know more about their culture and livelihood. Rest of the day at leisure

Overnight : Houseboat     Meal Plan : Breakfast, lunch & Dinner


Day 7: Fort Cochin

Today you will be transferred to Fort Cochin, the first European township in India is a melting pot of various cultures that were brought in as the Portuguese, dutch and English merchants set foot on its land in search of the lucrative spice trade. Perfectly paved roads lined with rain trees welcomes you as you walk along the ancient streets of Fort Cochin. Start your day with a walk along the beach walkway to see the fisherman going about their daily chores. You can also witness the Chinese fishing nets in action. Take a guided walk through the streets of Fort Cochin. Visit St Francis CSI church(oldest church built by Europeans in Inda), Dutch cemetery, Indo Portuguese Museum, Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, Mattancherry palace, jew street etc. Join a cookery class to learn how kerala cuisine is made.

Overnight : Fort House      Meal Plan : Breakfast & Lunch

 

Day 8: Cochin

This day marks end of your holiday in Kerala. You will be transferred to Cochin International Airport with your fond memories.





Inclusions:

  • Accommodation for 7 nights in 4* category hotel & deluxe houseboat
  • Meals as mentioned
  • Entry tickets to Kodanadu elephant training centre, tea museum , kathakali & kalaripayattu art forms
  • 1 ltr mineral water per day
  • Accompanyying tour leader
  • Transfer to and fro Cochin International airport
  • All local siteseeing mentioned above
  • All Applicable taxes
  • Drive bata , fuel, toll and parking fees
  • Transportation in AC innova

 

Exclusions:

  • Entry tickets not mentioned above
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips if Any
  • Flights
  • Liquors, beers and beverages
  • Any shopping/Laundry

 

Reservation

Reservation could be made through mail, fax or phone clearly stating the services required. We take the undertaking process of these reservations and duly confirmed the arrangements. An advance payment is required to secure confirmed booking of your program and balance payment in on commencement of Journey.

 

Mode of Payment
50% of total tour cost on booking, balance amount before 7 days of commencement of the journey.

 

Cancellation Policy

Every booking made on Fortune Tours is subject to cancellation charges levied by the airlines, hotels and transport operators. As per the airline policy, some fares are non refundable

 

Period of Cancellation

Cancellation Charges

Train package

Flight package

More than7 Days before Departure

25% of tour cost

50% Tour Cost

Less than 7 Days and upto 2days  before Departure

50% of tour cost

75% Tour Cost

Less than 2 Days before Departure

100% of Tour cost

100% of Tour Cost

 

The itinerary can change without notice due to unavoidable circumstances beyond our control such as political unrest, natural calamities, traffic regulations, etc.

Adult Rate: On request
Child Rate : On request