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Guided Tours

Treasures of Kerala

  • Route:
  • Alleppey
  • Cochin
  • Thekkady
7 DAYS from £339pp

Tour Highlights

  • Board the charming traditional house boat
  • Experience the thrill of a 'Tuk Tuk' ride
  • Enjoy a traditional and colourful dance
  • Sightsee the culture in Cochin and the Temples
  • Jungle adventure and wildlife sanctuary- Chance to see tigers and elephants

To book call us on 0800 781 4893

Treasures of Kerala

There is no better way to experience Kerala than by taking our 6 night/7day tour. Meander through waterways on Kerala's backwaters and explore hidden treasures.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1

You will be met on arrival followed by a brief city tour of Trivandrum. Overnight at the Uday Samudra hotel.

Day 2

Travel North to Alleppey and board your fully furnished traditional house boat. Lunch, dinner and overnight on your house boat.

Day 3

Drive to Cochin and spend some time at leisure, then experience a 'Tuk Tuk' ride followed by a performance of traditional Kathakali, a classical, colourful dance drama. Overnight at the Sreeragam Luxury Retreat.

Day 4

Sightseeing in Cochin marveling at sights such as the Dutch Mattanacherry Palace. Overnight at the Sreeragam Luxury Retreat.

Day 5

Venture deeper into Kerala's green heart visiting tea and spice plantations en route to Thekkady. Enjoy the Periyar wildlife sanctury, home to herds of Elephant as well as the majestic tiger. Overnight at the lakeside hotel Aranya Nivas.

Day 6 - 7

Important Information

Visas

A visa is required for entry into India. British Citizen Passport Holders will need to obtain an e-Tourist Visa (eTV) for travel to India. We work closely with The Travel Visa Company who will be able to arrange your visa on your behalf. Please call them on 01270 250 590 and quote 'Mercury Holidays'. The cost of the visa is approximately £72 per person. The Travel Visa Company can only apply for this 30 days before your proposed travel date and takes around 10 working days to issue. It is only valid for a 30 day single entry stay from the date of arrival. When calling the Travel Visa Company they will advise you of any changes to the fees or the procedure, they will also advise you of all information they will require in order to apply for the visa.

Minimum

This tour will run with a minimum of 2 people.

Tour Dates & Prices

Depart UKArrive UKPrice
01 Jun 201730 Jun 2017£359pp
01 Jul 201731 Aug 2017£399pp
01 Sep 201730 Sep 2017£339pp
01 Oct 201731 Oct 2017£389pp
01 Nov 201715 Dec 2017£399pp
16 Dec 201731 Dec 2017£399pp
01 May 201731 May 2017£349pp
01 Apr 201730 Apr 2017£339pp
16 Jan 201731 Mar 2017£375pp
16 Dec 201615 Jan 2017£349pp

Board Basis Upgrades:

Half Board Supplement from just: £39pp
Full Board Supplement: £75pp

Please Note:

This tour can be taken either at the beginning or at the end of your holiday in Kerala. Single travellers and couples may not always travel as a group. If the hotels detailed are not available alternatives will be used of a similar standard. The tour may also be reversed but all sites mentioned & content will remain the same.

Flight Times

Depending on flight times, an extra night may need to be spent prior to the tour at the first hotel. The cost on Bed & Breakfast is £49pp. Single supplement £49 daily.

Fact File

  • Currency: Indian Rupee
  • Average Flying time: 12 - 17½ hours
  • Spoken Language(s): Malayalam, English

Here to help

  • Get in touch with one of our experts on Kerala
  • 0800 781 4893 (free)
  • 0333 321 3144(mobile friendly)
  • Request a call back

Hotels and Accommodation

Uday Samudra Beach Hotel

Uday Samudra Beach Hotel

Houseboats

Houseboats

Sreeragam Luxury Villa Retreat

Sreeragam Luxury Villa Retreat

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