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Tours Essential Kerala (9 days)

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Essential Kerala (9 days) 650.00 EUR
 
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Essential Kerala (9 days)

 

Day 01: Depart for Kochi

 

Day 02: Arrive Kochi

 

Arrive at Queen of the Arabian Sea - Kochi. From time immemorial, the Arabs, British, Chinese, Dutch, and Portuguese have left indelible marks on the history and development of Kochi- a natural Harbour created by force of nature due to massive flooding in Lake Periyar in 1340AD.

 

Day 03: Kochi

 

Today, sightseeing of vibrant Kochi including Chinese Fishing Nets (Cheenavala), it is believed that traders from the court of the Chinese ruler Kublai Khan introduced these nets here. Oddly, these nets are found only in Kochi, outside China! You will also visit Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue and Jew town, Mattancherry built in 1568, magnificently decorated by Chinese tiles and Belgian chandeliers. Santa Cruz Basilica, St. Francis Church - the oldest church built by Europeans in India

 

Day 04: Kochi to Periyar

 

Nose your way to the zealously guarded and efficiently managed reserve of rare, endemic and endangered flora and fauna - Periyar tiger Reserve. It is sprawled over an area of 777Sq.km and is one of the 27 tiger reserves in India.

 

Day 05: Periyar

 

Design your own day from nature trek to jungle patrolling to bamboo rafting or bullock cart rides besides a visit to spice plantation and boat ride in the afternoon.

 

Day 06: Periyar to Kumarakom

 

Today we will head to the charming emerald peninsula - Kumarakom with its never ending paddy fields, meandering lagoons and backwaters, mangroves nesting birds of a hundred varieties. Rest of the day is to unwind in the lap of bounty nature.

 

Day 07: Kumarakom

 

Design your own day, Day to ride through backwater and glance the rustic Kumarakom life or watch the swaying paddy fields with the herds of ducks and other water birds. It this does not suffice, sail on the canoes, houseboat, country boats silently through the zigzagging waterways.

 

Day 08: Kumarakom to Alleppey

 

Embark your own private Ketuvellam, a traditional Kerala rice barge and spend the day cruising by the backwater canals, watching village life unfold as you gently float by.

 

Day 09: Alleppey to Cochin to Frankfurt

 

Transfer in time to Cochin International Airport to connect with your flight back home.