Tiger

Beach & backwaters tour

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  • Inclusions
  • Exclusions
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Package Cost
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Places Covered
Fort Cochin, Marari, Alleppey,Varkala,Kovalam,
Days
6D 5N
Adult Rate
On request
Child Rate
On request
Next Package Dates
As per the requirement

Day 1: Fort Cochin

Meet and get greeted by your tour leader at Cochin International Airport. Get transferred to Fort Cochin, the first European township in India . Fort Cochin is a melting pot of various cultures that were brought in as the Portuguese, dutch and English merchants who 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 prepared.

Overnight : Fort Cochin    Meal Plan : NIL 


Day 2 : 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. On way visit coir factory to learn how coir is processed. Rest of the day at leisure

 Overnight :  Homestay     Meal plan: Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner


Day 3 : Alleppey

Today after breakfast, you will be transferred to Alleppey to board overnight deluxe 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 4 : Varkala

You will be transferred to Varkala beach after breakfast. Set amid a beautiful setting about 10 km away from the calm and quiet hamlet of varakala, Varkala beach is a beautiful stretch of sand renowed for its soltitude unlike . You can enjoy various water sports activities such as para sailing and para gliding .Check into Hotel and rest of the day at leisure.

 

Day 5 : Kovalam

Today, you will be transferred to Trivandrum. Visit Sri Padmanabha Swami temple . This Temple is famous for having a secret vault that no humans can ever open easily. After temple visit, proceed towards Kovalam, A beautiful beach destination . Kovalam beach is formed by three exquisite , cresent- shaped beaches in Kovalam- Hawa beach, lighthouse beach and samudra beach with palm grove lined along whte sandy shores. Check-into hotel

 

Day 6: Depart

This day marks end of your holiday in Kerala. You will be transferred to Trivandrum Airport with fond memories to catch your flight to next destination.

Overnight : NIL      Meal Plan : Breakfast


Inclusions:

  • Accommodation for 5 nights in homestay, houseboat & 3* category hotels
  • Meals as mentioned
  • Entry tickets to coir factory
  • Accompanying tour lead
  • Pick up from Cochin international airport and drop at Trivandrum Airport
  • All local sightseeing 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