Tours

Domestic Packages

1.Houseboat overnight stay(01 night package)

Day 01:ALUVA– ALLEPPPEY [120 Kms. / 3 hours]
After breakfast, drive to Aleppey board a Kettuvallam (houseboat) and proceed for an unforgettable overnight cruise, through the mesmerizing unique backwaters of Kerala.You will have an exclusive houseboat which cruises till sunset, and then it anchors for the night.Lunch, evening tea with snacks and dinner served on board. Overnight onboard the HOUSEBOAT.

Day 02:ALLEPPEY - ALUVA
After breakfast, disembark houseboat and you will be dropped back at your hotel in Aluva.

Rates

Details Per person rate in INR
01 Pax 22400
02 Pax (Single room) 15700
02 pax (Twin Sharing) 11200
03-05 Pax (Single room) 14100
03-05 Pax (Twin room) 10800

Rate includes:

  • Backwater cruise and overnight stay including all meals in Airconditioned houseboat.
  • Transportation as per given itinerary in A/c Vehicle.
  • All applicable taxes.

2.Kumarakom overnight stay (01 night package)

Day 01:ALUVA– KUMARAKOM [120 Kms. / 3 hours]
After breakfast, drive to Kumarakom, which is a peaceful retreat, which takes you to the world of tranquility. Sprawled across a vast landscaped leisure land with many water bodies, it offers you umpteen reasons to soak in the myriad hues of nature. Check in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Hotel/ Resort.

Day 02:KUMARAKOM - Departure
After breakfast, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Aluva.

Rates

Details Per person rate in INR
01 Pax 13900
02 Pax (Single room) 10300
02 pax (Twin Sharing) 7000
03-05 Pax (Single room) 9900
03-05 Pax (Twin room) 6600

Hotels:

Kumarakom: Lakesong Resort

Rate includes:

  • Accommodation at the above mentioned hotel on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Transportation as per given itinerary in A/c Vehicle.
  • All applicable taxes.

3.MARARI overnight stay (01 night package)

Day 01:ALUVA– MARARI [120 Kms. / 3 hours]
After breakfast, drive to Marari Beach, the calm and serene beach of central Kerala located in Alleppey district. A unique beach with coconut palm fringed shore line with fisher men village nearby. An ideal choice for tourists seeking calm and serene settings. Check in to your resort at Mararikulam and explore the wonders of nature.
Day free to relax at the resort or venture into the nearby fishermen village and interact with the locals. Tickle your taste buds with the local sea food specialties which comes fresh from the fishermen’s nets around.
Optional (extra chargeable) try out a traditional Ayurveda massage which will take away all the fatigue of travel and keeps you rejuvenated.
Overnight at Hotel/ resort.

Day 02:MARARI - Departure
After breakfast, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Aluva.

Rates

Details Per person rate in INR
01 Pax 17600
02 Pax (Single room) 13900
02 pax (Twin Sharing) 8800
03-05 Pax (Single room) 13500
03-05 Pax (Twin room) 8400

Hotels:

Abad Turtle Beach, Marari

Rate includes:

  • Accommodation at the above mentioned hotel on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Transportation as per given itinerary in A/c Vehicle.
  • All applicable taxes.

4.HOUSEBOAT & KUMARAKOM (02 Nights package)

Day 01:ALUVA– ALLEPPPEY [120 Kms. / 3 hours]
After breakfast, drive to Aleppey board a Kettuvallam (houseboat) and proceed for an unforgettable overnight cruise, through the mesmerizing unique backwaters of Kerala.
You will have an exclusive houseboat which cruises till sunset, and then it anchors for the night. Lunch, evening tea with snacks and dinner served on board. Overnight onboard the HOUSEBOAT.

Day 02:ALLEPPEY – KUMARAKOM [30 Minutes drive]
After breakfast, disembark houseboat and drive to Kumarakom, which is a peaceful retreat, which takes you to the world of tranquility. Sprawled across a vast landscaped leisure land with many water bodies, it offers you umpteen reasons to soak in the myriad hues of nature. Check in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Hotel/ Resort.

Day 03:KUMARAKOM - Departure
After breakfast, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Aluva.

Rates

Details Per person rate in INR
01 Pax 33200
02 Pax (Single room) 24500
02 pax (Twin Sharing) 16600
03-05 Pax (Single room) 22400
03-05 Pax (Twin room) 15700

Hotels:

Lakesong Resort, Kumarakom

Rate includes:

  • Accommodation at the above mentioned hotel on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Backwater cruise and overnight stay including all meals in Airconditioned houseboat.
  • Transportation as per given itinerary in A/c Vehicle.
  • All applicable taxes.

5.HOUSEBOAT & MARARI (02 Nights package)

Day 01:ALUVA– ALLEPPPEY [120 Kms. / 3 hours]
After breakfast, drive to Aleppey board a Kettuvallam (houseboat) and proceed for an unforgettable overnight cruise, through the mesmerizing unique backwaters of Kerala.
You will have an exclusive houseboat which cruises till sunset, and then it anchors for the night. Lunch, evening tea with snacks and dinner served on board. Overnight onboard the HOUSEBOAT.

Day 02:ALLEPPEY – MARARI [30 Minutes]
After breakfast, disembark houseboat and drive to Marari Beach, the calm and serene beach of central Kerala located in Alleppey district. A unique beach with coconut palm fringed shore line with fisher men village nearby. An ideal choice for tourists seeking calm and serene settings. Check in to your resort at Mararikulam and explore the wonders of nature.
Day free to relax at the resort or venture into the nearby fishermen village and interact with the locals. Tickle your taste buds with the local sea food specialties which comes fresh from the fishermen’s nets around. Optional (extra chargeable) try out a traditional Ayurveda massage which will take away all the fatigue of travel and keeps you rejuvenated.
Overnight at Hotel/ resort.

Day 03:MARARI – Departure
After breakfast, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Aluva.

Rates

Details Per person rate in INR
01 Pax 36800
02 Pax (Single room) 28100
02 pax (Twin Sharing) 18400
03-05 Pax (Single room) 26000
03-05 Pax (Twin room) 17600

Hotels:

Abad Turtle Beach, Marari

Rate includes:

  • Accommodation at the above mentioned hotel on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Backwater cruise and overnight stay including all meals in Airconditioned houseboat.
  • Transportation as per given itinerary in A/c Vehicle.
  • All applicable taxes.

6.HOUSEBOAT, KUMARAKOM & MARARI (03 Nights package)

Day 01:ALUVA– ALLEPPPEY [120 Kms. / 3 hours]
After breakfast, drive to Aleppey board a Kettuvallam (houseboat) and proceed for an unforgettable overnight cruise, through the mesmerizing unique backwaters of Kerala.
You will have an exclusive houseboat which cruises till sunset, and then it anchors for the night. Lunch, evening tea with snacks and dinner served on board. Overnight onboard the HOUSEBOAT.

Day 02:ALLEPPEY – KUMARAKOM [30 Minutes drive]
After breakfast, disembark houseboat and drive to Kumarakom, which is a peaceful retreat, which takes you to the world of tranquility. Sprawled across a vast landscaped leisure land with many water bodies, it offers you umpteen reasons to soak in the myriad hues of nature. Check in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Hotel/ Resort


Day 03:KUMARAKOM– MARARI [30 Minutes]
After breakfast, drive to Marari Beach, the calm and serene beach of central Kerala located in Alleppey district. A unique beach with coconut palm fringed shore line with fisher men village nearby. An ideal choice for tourists seeking calm and serene settings. Check in to your resort at Mararikulam and explore the wonders of nature. Day free to relax at the resort or venture into the nearby fishermen village and interact with the locals. Tickle your taste buds with the local sea food specialties which comes fresh from the fishermen’s nets around.
Optional (extra chargeable) try out a traditional Ayurveda massage which will take away all the fatigue of travel and keeps you rejuvenated.
Overnight at Hotel/ resort.

Day 04:MARARI – Departure
After breakfast, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Aluva

Rates

Details Per person rate in INR
01 Pax 47300
02 Pax (Single room) 36600
02 pax (Twin Sharing) 23700
03-05 Pax (Single room) 34300
03-05 Pax (Twin room) 22500

Hotels:

Lakesong Resort, Kumarakom
Abad Turtle Beach, Marari

Rate includes:

  • Accommodation at the above mentioned hotel on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Backwater cruise and overnight stay including all meals in Airconditioned houseboat.
  • Transportation as per given itinerary in A/c Vehicle.
  • All applicable taxes.

7.HOUSEBOAT & 02 NIGHTS MUNNAR (03 Nights package)

Day 01:ALUVA– ALLEPPPEY [120 Kms. / 3 hours]
After breakfast, drive to Aleppey board a Kettuvallam (houseboat) and proceed for an unforgettable overnight cruise, through the mesmerizing unique backwaters of Kerala.
You will have an exclusive houseboat which cruises till sunset, and then it anchors for the night. Lunch, evening tea with snacks and dinner served on board. Overnight onboard the HOUSEBOAT.

Day 02:ALLEPPEY – MUNNAR [195 Kms/ 5 Hrs]
After breakfast drive to Munnar. Surrounded by lush green-carpeted tea and coffee plantations, Munnar is a picturesque hill station situated in the eastern part of Kerala. Upon arrival at Munnar, check in at hotel. Overnight at Hotel or Resort.

Day 03:MUNNAR
After breakfast, proceed for a sightseeing tour of Munnar, which includes visit to Mattupetty Dam, Kundale Lake, and Echo point. You will also visit the Rajamalai were the rarest species of mountain goat, ‘Nilgiri Thars’. Stroll in any direction and the whole world of tranquility and serenity entices you. Return to your hotel. Overnight at hotel or resort.

Day 04:MUNNAR – Departure
After breakfast, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Aluva

Rates

Details Per person rate in INR
01 Pax 41700
02 Pax (Single room) 32100
02 pax (Twin Sharing) 20900
03-05 Pax (Single room) 29600
03-05 Pax (Twin room) 19700

Hotels:

Hotel Silver Tips, Munnar

Rate includes:

  • Accommodation at the above mentioned hotel on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Backwater cruise and overnight stay including all meals in Airconditioned houseboat.
  • Transportation as per given itinerary in A/c Vehicle.
  • All applicable taxes.

8.HOUSEBOAT, KUMARAKOM & 02 NIGHTS MARARI (03 Nights package)

Day 01:ALUVA– ALLEPPPEY [120 Kms. / 3 hours]
After breakfast, drive to Aleppey board a Kettuvallam (houseboat) and proceed for an unforgettable overnight cruise, through the mesmerizing unique backwaters of Kerala.
You will have an exclusive houseboat which cruises till sunset, and then it anchors for the night. Lunch, evening tea with snacks and dinner served on board. Overnight onboard the HOUSEBOAT.

Day 02:ALLEPPEY – KUMARAKOM [30 Minutes drive]
After breakfast, disembark houseboat and drive to Kumarakom, which is a peaceful retreat, which takes you to the world of tranquility. Sprawled across a vast landscaped leisure land with many water bodies, it offers you umpteen reasons to soak in the myriad hues of nature. Check in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Hotel/ Resort

Day 03:KUMARAKOM– MARARI [30 Minutes]
After breakfast, drive to Marari Beach, the calm and serene beach of central Kerala located in Alleppey district. A unique beach with coconut palm fringed shore line with fisher men village nearby. An ideal choice for tourists seeking calm and serene settings. Check in to your resort at Mararikulam and explore the wonders of nature. Day free to relax at the resort or venture into the nearby fishermen village and interact with the locals. Tickle your taste buds with the local sea food specialties which comes fresh from the fishermen’s nets around. Optional (extra chargeable) try out a traditional Ayurveda massage which will take away all the fatigue of travel and keeps you rejuvenated.
Overnight at Hotel/ resort.

Day 04:MARARI
Breakfast at hotel.
Day free to enjoy beach. Overnight at Overnight at Hotel/ resort.

Day 05:MARARI – Departure
After breakfast, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Aluva

Rates

Details Per person rate in INR
01 Pax 53700
02 Pax (Single room) 45000
02 pax (Twin Sharing) 26900
03-05 Pax (Single room) 42900
03-05 Pax (Twin room) 26000

Hotels:

Lakesong Resort, Kumarakom
Abad Turtle Beach, Marari

Rate includes:

  • Accommodation at the above mentioned hotel on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Backwater cruise and overnight stay including all meals in Airconditioned houseboat.
  • Transportation as per given itinerary in A/c Vehicle.
  • All applicable taxes.

9.HOUSEBOAT, KUMARAKOM & 02 NIGHTS MUNNAR (04 Nights package)

Day 01:ALUVA– ALLEPPPEY [120 Kms. / 3 hours]
After breakfast, drive to Aleppey board a Kettuvallam (houseboat) and proceed for an unforgettable overnight cruise, through the mesmerizing unique backwaters of Kerala. You will have an exclusive houseboat which cruises till sunset, and then it anchors for the night. Lunch, evening tea with snacks and dinner served on board. Overnight onboard the HOUSEBOAT.

Day 02:ALLEPPEY – KUMARAKOM [30 Minutes drive]
After breakfast, disembark houseboat and drive to Kumarakom, which is a peaceful retreat, which takes you to the world of tranquility. Sprawled across a vast landscaped leisure land with many water bodies, it offers you umpteen reasons to soak in the myriad hues of nature. Check in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Hotel/ Resort

Day 03:KUMARAKOM – MUNNAR [195 Kms/ 5 Hrs]
After breakfast drive to Munnar. Surrounded by lush green-carpeted tea and coffee plantations, Munnar is a picturesque hill station situated in the eastern part of Kerala. Upon arrival at Munnar, check in at hotel. Overnight at Hotel or Resort.

Day 04:MUNNAR
After breakfast, proceed for a sightseeing tour of Munnar, which includes visit to Mattupetty Dam, Kundale Lake, and Echo point. You will also visit the Rajamalai were the rarest species of mountain goat, ‘Nilgiri Thars’. Stroll in any direction and the whole world of tranquility and serenity entices you.
Return to your hotel. Overnight at hotel or resort.

Day 05:MUNNAR – Departure
After breakfast, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Aluva

Rates

Details Per person rate in INR
01 Pax 52800
02 Pax (Single room) 40900
02 pax (Twin Sharing) 26400
03-05 Pax (Single room) 38100
03-05 Pax (Twin room) 24800

Hotels:

Lakesong Resort, Kumarakom
Hotel Silver Tips, Munnar

Rate includes:

  • Accommodation at the above mentioned hotel on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Backwater cruise and overnight stay including all meals in Airconditioned houseboat.
  • Transportation as per given itinerary in A/c Vehicle.
  • All applicable taxes.

 

Day Trip

1.ATHIRAPALLY WATERFALLS

Athirapally waterfalls are one of the most popular picnic spots in Kerala. It is 60 km drive from Cochin. Chalakkudy where Athirapally waterfalls is located is famous for its rivers, forests and numerous waterfalls. This Sholayar ranges patches is so beautifully intertwined lushes of silver cascades that sizzles and green forest that it became one of the hottest tourist spots in Kerala. Athirapally falls is the most famous among various other small ones beautiful enough to attract those interested.

Morning

  • 09.00 Hrs- Cochin – Athirapally
  • 11.30 Hrs- Reach Athirapally
  • 13.00 Hrs: Return Back to Cochin/ Aluva
Cost:
  • 01 Person: Rs.4750 per person
  • 02 persons: Rs.2800 per person
  • 03-05 Persons: Rs.2400 per person

 

2.DAY AT CHERAI BEACH

Cherai Beach is just 30 km from Kochi and 25 km from Aluva. Cherai Beach, a picturesque beach, located on the north-end of the Vypeen Island is ideal for swimming. Lined with luscious green coconut groves and paddy fields, this sandy beach is a unique combination of the sea and the backwaters, studded with seashells of various hues and shapes. Dolphines are occasionally seen here. Thick coconut groves and Chinese fishing nets on the waterfront are added attractions.

  • 14.00 hrs: Cochin/ Aluva to Cherai by car (01 hr drive)
  • 15.00 hrs: Free at Cherai beach for beach activities
  • 17.00 hrs: Proceed to Cochin/ Aluva

Cost:

  • 01 Person: Rs.3000 per person
  • 02 persons: Rs.1750 per person
  • 03-05 Persons: Rs.1600per person

 

3.ALLEPPEY BACKWATER – DAY CRUISE ON HOUSE BOAT

Kerala's network of navigable backwaters stretches to over 900km. These serene waterways are fringed by palm grove and paddy fields and offer a striking spectacle of the rustic life and also served as the main mode of transport in the bygone era. The most important town in this stretch is Alleppey or Alappuzha is famous for its boat races, houseboats, coir products, fish and lakes. Alappuzha remains prominent on the tourist trial of Kerala as one of the major centers for backwater boat trips.
From Cochin proceed to Alleppey the backwater area ( 80 kms / 1.5 hrs ) for a nice experience of cruising on board the famous House boat which are the modern version of the old rice barges that were used to transport merchandise and goods through the waterways of Kerala in the bygone era. The present house boats are much bigger and mechanised with bedroom, attached bath, kitchen etc. The crew comprises of a Captain, helper and a cook who will cater to your requirements. The house boat will cruise through the tranquil backwaters, wider and narrow canals passing by lush green paddy fields, villages, temples, churches, rustic houses etc. giving you an opportunity to view the life on the backwaters – it beats at its own gentle rhythm. You will step into a different world altogether – this will surely be the highlight of the tour. Enjoy a traditional Kerala Lunch on board during the cruise .Later you will disembark at Alleppey and return to Cochin by car.

  • 09.30 hrs: From Aluva- Leave for Alleppey
  • 10.30 hrs: From Cochin- Leave for Alleppey
  • 12.00 hrs: Arrive at Alleppey Jetty and board the House boat. Cruise through the narrow canals of Alleppey viewing local life on either banks. Enjoy typical house boat lunch on board.
  • 16.00 hrs: Return to the boat jetty. Proceed to Cochin/ Aluva

NOTES

  • House boat is non-air conditioned .Toilet facility available on the boat.
  • House boats are not accessible by wheel chair / physically handicapped passengers.
  • No scheduled stops anywhere.

Cost:

  • 01 Person : Rs.15000 per person
  • 02 persons : Rs.8000 per person
  • 03-05 Persons : Rs.7000 per person

 

4.HALF DAY CITY TOUR OF COCHIN

Cochin – More popular as the Queen of the Arabian Sea, Cochin is a cluster of islands on the vast expanse of the Lake Vembanad. Some of these picturesque islands are Bolgatty, Vypeen, Gunduand Vallarpadam. The lake opens out into the Arabian Sea here to form one of the finest natural harbours in the world. It is this natural advantage that has made Cochin a fascinating blend of the cultures and influences of explorers and traders who visited this wealthy land. It is an excellent blend of traditions and modernity and is a perfect reflection of the cosmopolitan society of Kerala. It is indeed one of the most spectacular cities of the country, brimming with history, legends and natural beauty.

A leisurely walk through the Fort Cochin area gives you a close look at the operation of the huge cantilevered Chinese fishing nets introduced by Chinese traders which is still used in Kerala backwaters as a traditional way of fishing. St. Francis Church constructed by Portugal's Alfonzo de Albuquerque in 1500 and believed to be the first European Church in India. Albuquerque arrived with half a dozen ships bearing settlers and five friars who built the first European church in India where Vasco De Gama was originally buried.

Visit Asia's best preserved Synagouge a beautiful artifice embellished by Ezekiel Rahabi, who built a clock tower and paved the floor with hand-painted blue and white porcelain tiles (no two are alike) brought from Canton, China., Dutch Palace which contains some excellent mythological murals and a rare example of traditional Kerala flooring (flooring has been covered by mats for preservation)
NOTES

  • Dutch Palace is closed on Fridays and National Holidays. Still/Video camera not allowed. Rates INR.5/-pp. Timings (09.00 hrs to 17.00 hrs) (Closed on Fridays)
  • Jewish Synagogue is closed on Fridays and Saturdays. Still/video Camera not allowed. Rates INR.5/-pp. (Timings: 10.00 to 13.00 hrs and 15.00 hrs to 17.00 hrs). Jewish Synagogue has strict dress code - it should cover the shoulders and long enough to reach beneath the knees.
  • St. Francis Church can be visited only from outside on Sundays till 1200 hrs due to Service .Video camera not allowed. Visitors are not allowed to carry bags, pouches, electronic items, camera, phones etc. inside synagogue. Visitors should remove the footwear at St. Francis Church and the Jewish Synagogue.
  • Smoking is not allowed in any of the monuments, public places and vehicles.
  • Dutch Palace involves climbing of 16 steps and not recommended for physically handicapped passengers. None of the monuments have wheelchair ramps and difficult to access especially Dutch Palace.

Cost: Including vehicle, guide and entrance charges

  • 01 Person : Rs.4900 per person
  • 02 persons : Rs.2600 per person
  • 03-05 Persons : Rs.2300 per person

 

5.Sunset cruise in motor boat

Cochin – ‘The Queen of Arabian Sea’ is an excellent blend of traditions and modernity and is a perfect reflection of the cosmopolitan society of Kerala. It is indeed one of the most spectacular cities of the country, brimming with history, legends and natural beauty.

Explore the queen of Arabian Sea along the water beds of Cochin, in a motor boat exclusively reserved for you. You will be cruising through the heart of the city. While cruising in and around the harbour, one can also view the unique and still-in-use "Chinese Fishing Nets" which were introduced by the Chinese traders in the 14th Century. Later after sunset the boat will drop you at the nearest jetty, from where the cab will transfer you to the hotel

  • 1600 hrs: Transfer from the Hotel to Boat Jetty
  • 1630 hrs: Sunset Cruise from 1630 till sunset and later transfer to hotel.

Cost:

  • 01 Person: Rs.8500 per person
  • 02 persons: Rs.4500 per person
  • 03-05 Persons: Rs.4000 per person

 

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