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Hilltops and Hideaways - Kerala - Tranquil, Cochin, Munnar, Periyar & Backwaters

A fourteen night holiday discovering the delights of Kerala, ranging form tree houses in the western Ghats to elephants in Periyar's wildlife sanctuary. Visit the historic harbour city of Cochin, the Cardamom plantations of Munnar and the emerald green Backwaters, discovering a rich and varied local history and culture along the way. Complete the perfect luxury holiday in a five-star hotel on the shores of Lake Vembanad.


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Backwaters at night

Day

Activity

Recommended Hotels

     
Day 01

Depart London for Calicut

Overnight Flight


Day 02

Arrive in Calicut. You will be met on arrival and transferred up into the Western Ghats.

Tranquil

Day 03 

A day to explore the surrounding area or simply relax in beautiful surroundings.

Tranquil, Tree Houses.

Day 04

You will be met at your hotel and transferred back to Calicut, in time to check in for your flight to Cochin. Here you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Taj Malabar, Old Harbour, Trinity, Malabar House, Bruntons Boatyard.

Day 05

Your guide will meet you and escort you on a private tour of Cochin and the surrounding area.

Taj Malabar, Old Harbour, Trinity, Malabar House, Bruntons Boatyard.

Day 06

You will be transferred by road up to Munnar. This is a very scenic drive, as the mountains are dramatic and the roads windy.

WindermereParadisa

Day 07

A day of leisure. Here, you can spend the day relaxing in the sleepy atmosphere wandering through the picture book town and sprawling tea gardens.

WindermereParadisa

Day 08

You will be met at your hotel and transferred by road up to Thekkady. This is another very scenic drive through the Western Ghats of Kerala.

Spice Village, Shalimar Spice Garden

Day 09

An early morning start as you will be taken into Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. This is a full day programme which includes both trekking in the forest and bamboo rafting on the lake. Lunch will be provided.

Spice Village, Shalimar Spice Garden

Day 10

You will be met and transferred down to  the Backwaters of Kerala.

Mankotta Island, Philip Kutty's

Day 11

A day to explore the area at your own pace.

Mankotta Island, Philip Kutty's

Day 12

Your houseboat and her crew will meet you at your homestay and take you on a tour of the Backwaters.

Houseboat, Discovery

Day 13

The houseboat will drop you at your next destination on the banks of Lake Vembanad, Kumarakom.

Laguna Kumarakom, Coconut Lagoon, Kumarakom Lake Resort

Day 14 Rest and relaxation. Laguna Kumarakom, Coconut Lagoon, Kumarakom Lake Resort

Day 15 Transfer to the airport in time to check in for your flight home.  
 

From: £2299 per person sharing

(Subject to change and availability)

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