Kerala tour, 6 days (+/-)


India’s most Idyllic state, Kerala better know as a state of people with 100 % literacy. This is one of the most sought after touristic destinations in India. Palm fringed backwaters, mist clad hill stations, lush tropical forests, exotic wild life, historical monuments, cultural art forms and festivals all give this destination a distinctive charm. Kerala is one of the most clean, advanced and green states of India.

Places covered: Cochin, Alleppey, Thekkady (Periyar), Kovalam, Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram).

Another set of soft and easy going short tour designed for people of all ages, organize privately for individuals, couples and small families. If travelers are interested in travelling as a group, we can organize the tour for not more than 10 people. If there are people more than 10, better split the group into two segments which helps to retain the charm, comfort and pleasure that of a private individual tour. In this tour, there are fascinating places and local themes like backwater leisure, bicycle tours, Boat cruises, Cultural dances etc. which are also interesting for children. So, try to bring children as well (if interested) while considering travelling in Kerala. All destinations in this tour are located on plain land and mostly on the coastal area except Thekkady which is a Hill station, about 2850 feet above sea level to experience the wildlife in their natural habitat. While travelling to this high range, speed limit of the vehicle will be less than 30 kilometers per hour. Travellers with ‘High Altitude Sickness’, if any may take required medicines and precautions.

Main highlights of this tour are visits to Historical monuments, Dravidian temples, wooden palaces, Cultural Art forms presentations, Beach leisure, boat cruise in the backwaters with or without overnight stay in “house boats”, hill stations and spice-tea-coffee plantations visit and many more. There are no fixed dates for this tour. Tour dates can be fixed as per the available vacation period of the traveler. This tour is accessible from any part of the globe. We arrange to fly from travellers home town to India / Cochin and the same flight takes them back home after the tour. But, if travellers like to book their own National Airlines to fly to Cochin and back home, we keep this process open.

During this tour, all surface transport will be in a private comfortable car or in a mini bus (if travelling as a group). We will also provide domestic flights, Indian Train Journey and Motor boats between places that are to be connected by such mode of transport in the itinerary.

While conducting local tours at cities, normal time taken for the same is maximum 3 hours. However, if it is a day long program, we provide a second overnight stay at such towns. While transferring tourists from one place to another by car or mini bus and if it takes more than 4 hours, we provide adequate leisure in the afternoon with an overnight stay in hotels on such days to keep the tour more relaxing and enjoyable.

Accommodations are normally arranged at hotels starting from clean-safe budget hotels (including home stays) to luxurious five star hotels with breakfast based on each traveler’s level of interest. However, there are places where full board [all meals of the day] is mandatory like accommodation in a house boat with overnight stay on the backwaters or at hotels located in the middle of wildlife sanctuaries.

The most suitable time to do this tour is from September to March. But, period- Nov. Dec. Jan. is winter and considered the most pleasant time to tour in this region. As far as Kerala is concerned, tour to this land could be done at any time of the year with pleasant climate, as there are no extreme climate here. A special note: it will be raining from June to August and people who love to enjoy Rain in a romantic way can do this tour during the Monsoon period as well.

In regard to the cost of this tour, you will be pleased to know that prices are calculated fresh only for actual services required in the package, which helps to eliminate cost of services not required or not interested. We do also have prices in different category depending on the type of accommodations and services required / interested. Check with us to pick a matching price before you book a tour. With our previous experiences, we have seen that most of the travellers like to lock the price between seventy five to one hundred fifty American dollars per day basis for tours in the middle range. To know the latest best offer and to exercise your best choice, send your mail to: weekswilson@gmail.com . In this regard, we salute all senior citizens and offer them discounted tour prices for holidays with double care during the entire period of their visit. The preview of this tour Itinerary reads as follows:

On the day first, flight from your home country arrives in India at Cochin International Airport. Upon arrival, Tour Manager from our office meets you, assists you and manage to transfer you in a private car to hotel booked in advance. From this moment onwards, every tourist visiting India with us becomes our Guest. Here, our Guest will be given a Traditional Reception with few surprises. Remaining day/ hours will be on leisure. If time permits, he will also take you out for a brief familiarization downtown walk/drive. In the evening, Mr. Wilson Xavier, director of the company will personally meet our Guest at the hotel and takes the seat of HOST at the Restaurant for a warm welcome dinner. After this pleasant evening, return to the room and stay overnight at the hotel.

On the day second, in the morning after breakfast, enjoy local tour lead by the Tour Escort from our local office in the old and new Cochin. Visit various historical monuments, temples, Palace, churches, Jewish Synagogue, parks and museums including a walk in the old European colonial settlement and experience the daily life of people around. Evening, we take you to a local cultural theatre for witnessing the performance of Cultural Dance Drama of Kerala –“Kathakali” for an hour. The main highlight of this program is the visit to the "Green Room" where Artists put 'facial and body make-ups' and wear costumes themselves, an unforgettable experience, prior to the show. After all these day long program, return to hotel for leisure, dinner and overnight stay.

In order to save your precious time, we wish to give your copy of this program on remaining days separately. Please send your request to: ebin.weekstour@gmail.com

This is only a suggested tour for travelling privately. Places in this tour can either be skipped, substituted or added with places of traveler’s choice and number of days can be extended or cut short to personalize and customize the journey more privately. Please contact Mr. Wilson Xavier [ weekswilson@gmail.com ] for further ideas on designing your own private tour in India, if any. Note: In case you need a call back from him for quick answers and information on this tour or any other subject, mention your phone number in your enquiry mail.

Further information and assistance


Mr.Wilson Xavier

+ 91 80781 72370

weekswilson@gmail.com

Ms.Juliet

+ 91 94470 22370

weekstour@gmail.com

Ms.Annie

+ 91 48422 12370

indiatourweeks@gmail.com

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