Kerala in Rains’ is beautiful as Kerala is any other season. But in the month of August it is more peaceful than ever for you to feel ‘one with nature’. The biggest sporting event in the year just adds to the whole flavour of ‘Kerala in Peace’.
|Days||7 Nights / 8 Days|
|From||Ernakulam/Cochin to Ernakulam/Cochin|
NETRAVATI EXP. (16345) FROM LTT(KURLA) (11.40AM DEP.) ERNAKULAM (1.00 PM ARR.)
FOR TOUR CONFIRMATION ADVANCE AMT. PER HEAD ₹5450/-
Dep. by Netravati Exp. 16345 from Kurla terminus at 11.40 am for Ernakulam. Those tourists who choose option of air will travel on next day.
With your chosen mode of transport either by flight or by train you will arrive in Cochin and check in our Hotel in the center. In the evening we will enjoy the Colonial section, Fort Kochi from the sea with the sun setting at the background of the Chinese Fishing Nets.
In the morning depart for Munnar and on the way visit the birth place of Adi Shankaracharya, Kaladi. The drive to Munnar will introduce you to the tea plantations and will pass through random waterfalls as this is the month to have them. On arrival in our hotel we will rest a little and then in the evening go out in the town for a walk.
Today we will spend sightseeing Munnar and its surroundings. The Tea Museum is an interesting place to visit and we will start our day with this. We will then drive to the Matupetty Dam and enjoy a view from there, on the way we would also visit the Echo Point. Evening is free to relax back in the town of Munnar.
In the morning depart from Munnar and descend a little on the most beautiful drive in Kerala. The drive will take us through tea plantations and view of the surrounding hills as never seen before. Arrive in Thekkady for lunch and after some relaxation visit the town of kumily to walk around and buy some spices.
In the morning we will enjoy a boat ride in the Periyar lake in the wildlife Sanctuary and then depart for the Kondai Lip Backwater Resort. We will be taken by a small canoe boat to the Hotel in the backwaters. Evening is free to enjoy a sunset boating in a small boat as it nears the sea mouth from the backwater. The rains sometimes are best enjoyed close to the backwaters and this is also the reason we stay here.
Today promises to be a very exciting day as we sail in a sheltered boat on the backwaters and reach the finishing point of the Nehru Boat Race, an annual competition which is the biggest sporting event in the state of Kerala. Observe how different age groups compete with each other from different villages and the atmosphere gets exciting with all the cheering and shouting of slogans for the teams. Lunch and drinks would be served on the boat. Stay at Kondai Lip.
After breakfast check out Kondai Lip and proceed to Cochin. shopping at Cochin and proceed to railway or air.
Cochin: Hotel Dunes 0484 – 2384030
Munnar: Clouds Vally 04865 –230687
Thekkady: Hotel Ambadi 04869-222011
Alleppey: Kondai Lip 09447711047
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