Taste of Cheralam is unique among the 'Kerala Tour Packages' and it is very famous 'kerala tour' for many global india vistors especially for transit holiday seekers. Covering major 'places to visit in kerala' this 'kerala tour' covers 02 Nights Kochi. 02 Nights Kumarakom 01 Night kerala houseboat. This can also be best add on 'Kerala tour package' for the passengers travelling to Srilanka or other asian destinations. This Kerala Package can also be modified to suit your unique requirements. Mail us your enquiry and we will take it forward.
Day 01     Arrive Kochi
Welcome to Kochi the Queen of Arabian Sea!. On arrival you will be greeted and transferred to your hotel for check-in. Rest of the day is at leisure to enjoy this thriving city on own. Overnight at Kochi.
Day 02     Kochi sightseeing. Kathakali Show
After breakfast the morning city tour takes you through major landmarks like St. Francis Church, Chinese Fishing nets, Jewish Synagogue (Closed on Fri, Sat), Dutch Palace (Closed on Fri) etc. Afternoon is at leisure. Evening you watch a Kathakali show, a traditional dance drama of Kerala where artists take various roles from famous Indian epics and perform in a theatre presentation. Overnight in Kochi.(B)
Day 03     Kochi-Alleppey-Houseboat (90 Mnts Drive)
After breakfast dirve to Alleppey. By noon board your houseboat to enjoy one of the most fascinating and exotic experience. While you cruise along, cherish the spectacular beauty of the backwaters with palm fringed waterways, Chinese fishing nets, rustic homes, temples etc., May be you can walk in the paddy fields or stroll through the local villages or barge into a local toddy shop. Onboard you will be served with local Kerala Cuisine and the facilities onboard include A/C bedooms with private toilet, kitchen, sundeck, living area. Cruise will be for four to five hours in day time only. (For delux Boats, the air condition will be switched on after 0830 PM only. For premium Boats one can use air condition in room at all times. There are traditional boats and also fully air conditioned luxury houseboats. Check with us for choices) Overnight in Houseboat.(B,L,D)
Day 04     Alleppey to Kumarakom (01 Hour drive)
After Breakfast, disembark at Alleppey and you have some time to walk around Alleppey famously called as Venice of the east. Later we drive to exotic Kumarakom located on the banks of pristine Vembanad lake. After check-in the day is at leisure to relax in the comfort of your resort. You can enjoy sunset cruise if provided by the hotel. Overnight in Kumarakom.(B)
Day 05     At leisure in Kumarakom
After breakfast, the day is free to at leisure to enjoy the facilities at the resort. Alternatively by paying direct at Hotel you can avail some OPTIONAL activities like Ayurveda Massage, Motor Canoe Cruise, Village Walk etc. Overnight in Kumarakom.(B)
Day 06     Kovalam Departure
After breakfast you have some free time for last minute photo and packing sessions. By noon we transfer you to Kochi airport or Ernakulam rail station for your return journey. We sincerely believe that you will go back with lovely memories and happy moments.(B)
Tour Joining Instructions
To take this 'Kerala Tour Package', Arrive Kochi airport (COK) or Ernakulam Railway Stations (ERS,ERN) on day 01. We have delibrately kept this day free as it is likely that you arrive late also due International Flight Connections. Hotel check-in time is 1300 Hrs.
Depart from Kochi airport or Ernakulam Railway Stations prferable in afternoon. The hotel checkout time is 1100 Hrs. From KUmarakom it take two hours to Kochi and three hours to Kochi Airport.
Trip Ideas from our Trip Makers
We have mentioned common sight seeing in the above program. If you have any specific requirement in mind do let us know and we will try and accommodate. If you have less time then you can consider cutting one night Kumarakom from the above program.
If you have more time you can consider adding on a night or two at Mararikulam famous beach Destination in Kerala.