Backwaters of Kerala

Let Kerala impress you with its idyllic golden beaches, tranquil backwaters and fragrant tea-clad hills. Your 9-day adventure will be jam packed with many unique opportunities, including a chance to spend a night in a houseboat, where you can let the gentle waters rock you to sleep. You will also explore ancient churches and see stunning Chinese fishing nets in operation. You will experience all this and much more when you travel through Cochin, Thekkady, and Alleppey. This amazing package includes flights, accommodation, breakfast and full board inside the houseboat as well as transfers.

 

Highlights

• Enjoy a rare opportunity to live on a houseboat 
• Enjoy an Ayurvedic massage 
• Visit to the oldest Jewish Synagogue in India 
• Discover St Francis Church 
• Visit the Dutch Palace at Mattancherry 
• Witness ancient Kalaripayattu martial dance moves
• Guided walk through a spice plantation 
• Return Emirates flights to Cochin via Dubai
 

What's Included

Return economy flights to Cochin via Dubai on Emirates.
Accommodation - 08 night’s accommodation in hotels mentioned or similar.
Meal plan: Bed and Buffet Breakfast at all places except at Houseboat (Alleppey) where on Full board – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. 
Transport: All transport by an air-conditioned sedan car. 
Guide: A local step on English speaking guide as per the itinerary.
Additional services:
Nature walk in Periyar
Jeep ride through Spice Plantation in Periyar
Kalaripayattu – A  local martial arts performance
2 Ayurveda sessions (1 Head and shoulder massage in Cochin and 1 Full body massages at the resort on the Backwaters). All treatments will be at hotels of stay
Entrance fees at all monuments as on date as per the itinerary. 
English speaking representative to assist at airports and hotels
All applicable taxes as on date. Any future levies will be charged extra.
 

What is not included?

Any expenditure of personal nature such as telephone calls, laundry, mini bar or drinks during meals, tips to driver, guide, helper, etc.
Any other meal/ details not mentioned in the itinerary.
Visa charges to India.
 
NOTES:
The following monuments/sites are closed to visitors on:
Cochin 
Jewish Synagogue                Closed on every Friday afternoon, Saturdays and all Jewish holidays
Mattancherry Palace              Closed on Friday and National holidays
 

 

Total from
£1,899.00
PP

Based on: Departures from London Heathrow (LHR)

Travel Dates:
01 Sept – 10 Dec 2020



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