7 Night 8 Days Kerala Family Tour Package with Jatayu Earth Centre
There is a reason why Kerala is known as ‘God’s Own Country’. Kerala is probably the most serene and beautiful state. It has beautiful coastal landscapes, Arabian Sea and beaches, amazing backwaters which are quite unique and also spice and tea covered Western Ghats with many hill stations and exotic locations.
This 7 nights 8 days Kerala family Tour Package with JAtayu Earth Centre starts from the city of Cochin.
Munnar is also known as the 'Kashmir of South India'. It is famous for its lush green forests, spectacular tea estates, blankets of mist & craggy peaks and exotic varieties of flora & fauna. It is also home to some of the endangered species of animals like Neelakurinji and Nilgiri Tahr. It is South India’s largest tea growing region, where you can see a thousand shades of green and also the clouds up above the mountaintops which takes you closer to being amazed and awestruck by it.
Thekkady is a town in Kerala which is famous for Periyar National Park, located near Kerala-Tamil Nadu Border. It is one of the finest wildlife reserves in India and spread across the entire district are picturesque plantations and hill towns. The place is also famous for its spice and coffee plantations.
Alleppey or Alappuzha is the hub of Kerala’s backwaters and also the most famous one. The mere mention of the word “Backwaters” brings the name of Alleppey into the mind.It is also known as ‘Venice of the East’ as it has a grid of canals alongside a hustling and bustling population. Alleppey is altogether a different travel proposition with its water world and houseboats set alongside the calm coastline of its backwaters. Floating around, you will get to live in a different experience.
Kollam is an old sea port city located along the coast of Kerala. One of the oldest ports in the Arabian Sea, Kollam was once a major commercial hub that saw Roman, Arab, Chinese and later Portuguese, Dutch and British traders flock to lay their hands on the coveted spices. Its city centre and bazaar(market) are hectic, but surrounding them are the calm waterways of Ashtamudi Lake, with coconut palms, cashew plantations and traditional villages, making Kollam a great place to enjoy the backwaters.
Kovalam is located near the city of Trivandrum in Kerala. It is a village known for its crescent beach and palm trees surrounding it. Kovalam is a convenient and immensely popular place for fun by the sea; there are promising waves (and a surf club), as well as some charming guesthouses and a flourishing ayurveda and yoga scene to take you closer to a serene self.
1st Day: Cochin Arrival
2nd Day: Cochin to Munnar Transfer
3rd Day: Munnar City Tour
4th Day: Munnar to Thekkady Transfer
5th Day: Thekkady to Alleppey Transfer
6th Day: Alleppey to Kollam Transfer
7th Day: Kollam to Kovalam transfer
8th Day: Kovalam to Trivandrum Departure
Cochin to Trivendrum:
|Double Occupancy||31000 / Person|
|Double Occupancy||25000 / Person|
|Double Occupancy||22000 / Person|
Itinerary (Cochin to Trivendrum)
1st Day : Cochin Arrival
arrival at Kochi International Airport/Railway station and transfer to Hotel. After Check-in formalities and rest start sightseeing of Cochin.
Here you will see the oldest Church of India - St Francis Church, Mattancherry Palace - built by Portuguese, if time allows In evening go for shopping. Overnight stay at Chochin hotel.
2nd Day : Cochin to Munnar Transfer
After breakfast visit a unique Portuguese, Dutch and British architecture of Fort Kochi and proceed to Munnar. It will take approximately 4 hours to reach Munnar, enroute visit one of the most magnificent waterfalls of Kerala - Cheyyappara Waterfalls and Valara Waterfall . In this beautiful journey of Munnar you will pass through the Pothamedu View Point, beautiful tea gardens spread like a green carpet over hundreds of kilometers and lush green hills. On arrival check into the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
3rd Day : Munnar City Tour
After breakfast explore the Munnar City.
Munnar is also known as the 'Kashmir of South India'. It is famous for its lush green forests, spectacular tea estates, blankets of mist & craggy peaks and exotic varieties of flora & fauna. It is also home to some of the endangered species of animals like Neelakurinji and Nilgiri Tahr.
You will visit Eco Point, Kundala Lake, Tea Gardens, Tea Museum (Monday Closed), Eravikulam National Park(This is decided on ground as per the availability and rush) and Mattupetty Lake & Dam. In evening back to your hotel. Overnight stay in Munnar hotel.
4th Day : Munnar to Thekkady Transfer
After breakfast head towards Thekkady. It's a 3 hours short journey. En route you will visit Pothameda View Point, Attukad Waterfall and Elephant Junction.
Periyar is famous for its cool and comfortable climate.
On arrival check in to your hotel. After check-in formalities you will visit
Periyar National Park and Periyar Lake. You can enjoy here an Elephant ride through a small spice plantation. If time allows visit Gavi Village. In the evening back to your hotel. Overnight stay in hotel.
5th Day : Thekkady to Alleppey Transfer
After breakfast head towards Alleppey
Alleppey is famous for backwaters and houseboat cruises. Which will give you glimpse of green paddy fields, pleasing avifauna and choir making activities.
Check in Houseboat and make a trip through the best possible canals in Alleppey. Overnight stay in houseboat.
6th Day : Alleppey to Kollam Transfer
After breakfast head towards Kollam. En route you will pass through Ashtamudi Lake backwater Lake and proceed to Kollam. Kollam is also known as Quilion.
The eight-hour boat trip between Kollam and Alappuzha (Alleppey) is the longest and most memorable experience on the backwaters of Kerala
After check-in formalities you will explore Jatayu Earth’s Center, the second tallest lighthouse Thangassery Light House and Kollam Beach. In evening back to your hotel. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Jatayu Earth's Center: Jatayu Earth Centre reminds a legendary bird from the Indian epic Ramayana. It hosts the world's largest bird sculpture and first ever BOT(Build-Operate-Transfer) tourism. You can reach the hilltop using a cable car or by a hele-taxi. You will witness the 6D theatre and museum inside the sculpture.
7th Day : Kollam to Kovalam transfer
After breakfast move to Kovalam. It's a 2 hour short journey. You will pass through Pozhikkara Beach and proceed to Kovalam.
On arrival done with check-in formalities. You will explore Kovalam Lighthouse and free for leisure at Kovalam beach. In evening visit local Market of Kovalam and back to your hotel. Overnight stay in hotel.
8th Day : Kovalam to Trivandrum Departure
After breakfast, you will drop to Trivandrum Airport.
Accommodation as mentioned above, inclusive of all taxes
1 Night in Houseboat
Meal Plan: CP Plan (Breakfast Only), All Meals in Houseboat
A vehicle as per Itinerary (Sedan / Innova / Tempo Traveller)
All Inner line Permits
Sightseeing as per Itinerary
Train or Airfare
Personal Expenses like Entry charges, Telephone, Fax, Internet, Laundry, etc.
Any Extra Meals.
Any extra excursions or sightseeing apart from the tour itinerary.
Boating and other activities
Any entry fees for the museum, park, Jeep Safari or anything else.
Room Heater Charges.
Anything which is not included in the inclusion.
Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.
We shall not be responsible for any delays & alterations in the programme or expenses incurred – directly or indirectly – due to natural hazards, flight cancellations, weather, sickness, landslides, political closures (Strike, Hartal, Bandh) or any untoward incidents.
No cancellations will be taken over call or whatsapp msg. Please reply to the email of payment receipt that you have received at the time of booking.
Free Cancellation upto 60 days before the departure date. Land Package only, flights as per the operator's cancellation policy
59 Days to 45 days of Departure date. 10% of total Trip cost.
44 Days to 30 Days of Departure date. 25% of the total trip cost
29 Days to 15 Days of Departure date. 50% of the total trip cost.
15 Days to 8 Days of Departure date. 75% of the total trip cost.
7 Days to Trip Departure date. 100% of the total trip cost.
No Show . No refund.
Incase of government orders, harsh weather conditions , protests , landslides or any other unforseen circumstances , we work out the best possible alternate plans or trips/treks. At times even even certain activities are cancelled , the organization provides the best alternate but no refunds are provided.
If a trek is called off at the last moment due to a natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), JustWravel will issue a trek voucher for the full amount and if possible will provide an alternate trek. The voucher can be redeemed upto same amount for the same trek or another trek in the next 365 days from the trek departure date.
If a trek or trip cannot be completed due to natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.). No refund would be provided.
Any extra expense coming due to any natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), Will be beared by customer. Company will not be liable.
Cancellations policy will differ during the peak season and popular places.
Things To Pack
Down Jacket (Main jacket)
Tshirt or Fleece
Extra pair of Socks
Rucksack (At least 40L)
Mufflers/ Neck Warmer
Extra pair of Clothes
First Aid Kit
*Add extra thermal layers and sweater during the winter season
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