Overview

Kerala: God’s own Country, is a jewel of a tourist destination in the southern

part of the country, is known for its alluring charm and beauty. Embraced by

the Malabar Coast, jotted by lush coconut groves, and fringed by a network of

canals, holidays in Kerala or God’s Own Country are all about the pristine and

untouched beauty of Mother Nature.

Kerala has been blessed with enigmatic hills, mouth-watering cuisines, and

distinctive culture, making it a unique destination for travelers. Whether you

are looking for a luxury escape or a budget getaway, a beach or the hills,

forest, or ancient town, the best tourist places in Kerala will come together to

offer you something just right for you. 

Quick Info:

● Route: Kochi - Munnar - Alleppey- Varkala- Kochi

● Duration: 6 Days & 5 Nights

● Start/End Point: Kochi

How to reach Kochi: You can reach Kochi by Air, Road, and Railways.

● By Air: Cochin International Airport (CIAL) is the airport in Kochi which has domestic and

international flights connectivity.

● By Rail: Kochi has two major railway stations – Ernakulam Town and Ernakulam Junction.

Kochi is well connected to neighboring cities and states.

● By Road: Major South Indian cities have buses plying to Kochi.

Note: Train Tickets from Mumbai to Kochi and Back will be arranged at an additional cost and

depend on Train availability

TOTAL TRIP COST: Rs.13,499/- PP (from Kochi to Kochi)

Book Before 30 days of the Trip and Get a Rs.500 off.

5 Nights 6 Days 16 Mar
Highlights
What makes this tour special
  • Kerela Road Trip
  • Munnar sightseeing
  • Tea Estate
  • Cultural show
  • Kolukkumalai peak trek
  • Waterfalls
  • Periyar national park
  • Backwaters boating
Dates and Rates
date & duration price
  • Sorry no more departures available. You could get in touch with us at bookings@bhatakna.com if you'd like to make a booking.
  • Itinerary

    Absolutely! Here's a concise 5-night, 6-day itinerary covering Kochi, Munnar, Thekkady, Alleppey, and Varkala:

    Day 1: Arrival in Kochi
    • Arrive in Kochi and check into your hotel.
    • Visit Fort Kochi and explore attractions like the Chinese Fishing Nets, St. Francis Church, and the Mattancherry Palace.
    • Enjoy a traditional Kerala dinner.
    • Overnight stay in Kochi.
    Day 2: Kochi to Munnar
    • Depart for Munnar early morning.
    • En route, visit the Cheeyappara and Valara waterfalls.
    • Reach Munnar and check into your hotel.
    • Spend the evening at leisure, exploring the local markets.
    • Overnight stay in Munnar.
    Day 3: Munnar to Thekkady
    • Visit the Tea Museum in Munnar in the morning.
    • Explore Mattupetty Dam and Echo Point.
    • After lunch, depart for Thekkady.
    • Arrive in Thekkady and check into your hotel.
    • Enjoy an evening boat safari at Periyar National Park.
    • Overnight stay in Thekkady.
    Day 4: Thekkady to Alleppey
    • After breakfast, depart for Alleppey.
    • Check into your houseboat and enjoy a backwater cruise.
    • Relax and savor traditional Kerala cuisine onboard.
    • Overnight stay in the houseboat.
    Day 5: Alleppey to Varkala
    • Disembark from the houseboat after breakfast.
    • Drive to Varkala.
    • Check into your hotel and relax for a while.
    • Visit Varkala Beach and explore the cliffside shops and cafes.
    • Enjoy the sunset from the cliffs.
    • Overnight stay in Varkala.
    Day 6: Varkala to Kochi (Departure)
    • Spend the morning relaxing on Varkala Beach.
    • Check out from the hotel and proceed to Kochi.
    • Depending on your departure time, you may have some free time for last-minute shopping or sightseeing.
    • Depart from Kochi.

    This itinerary covers the major highlights of Kerala, including cultural experiences, hill stations, wildlife, backwaters, and beach relaxation, within a span of 5 nights and 6 days. Adjustments can be made based on your preferences and available time.

    NOTE: Travellers residing outside Kochi are suggested to book trains/flights reaching Kochi not later than 1 PM on the trip start date. Similarly, on trip end date, book returning flight/trains leaving post 1 PM.

    NOTE: Numerous factors such as weather, road conditions, the physical ability of participants etc. may cause itinerary change. We reserve the rights to change any schedule in the interest of safety, comfort and general wellbeing.

    Inclusions/Exclusions
    What we'll give. What we won't

    What is included in the tour

    • Internal Transportation by TT or private vehicle from Kochi to
    • Kochi depending on the number of travelers.
    • Stay in Munnar Alleppey and Varkala at Hotel/Homestay (All stay Triple/Quad Sharing)
    • (For Double occupancy: Rs.3000 pp extra for 4 nights)
    • Meal plan:- 5 Breakfast 
    • Kathakali, Kalarippayattu Entry fees
    • Entry fees and parking charges.
    • A trip coordinator cum friend like me 

    What is NOT included in the tour

    • Anything not mentioned in the above inclusions.
    • Allepey boating charges(500-800) might vary during peak season
    • Ziplining charges(500-800)
    • Jatayu earth centre entry charges and cable car charges
    • Any Activities like Jeep ride, Elephant ride, zipline, tea factory visit, waterfalls guide cost, Rafting or shopping undertaken by participants at any place other than those mentioned in inclusions.
    • The package doesn’t include travel, accidental and medical
    • insurance, etc.
    • Personal expenses, tips or extra meals not mentioned in inclusions.
    • (Food/Meals/Water during travel,etc.)
    • Any additional adventure activities charges not mentioned in the
    • Itinerary.
    • Cost arising due to uncontrollable circumstances like bad weather
    • conditions, landslides, or some public protest, etc.
    Things To Carry

    Gears

    • A rucksack bag and a day pack
    • 3-liter water bladder or water bottle

    Clothes

    • One cotton long sleeve and 2 short sleeve T-shirts
    • 1 pair of gloves
    • At least 2 long pants (trek pants and cargo pants are favorable)
    • 4 sets of undergarments
    • 2 pairs of socks
    • A small towel
    • A rain jacket or a poncho

    Footwear

    • Above-the-ankle waterproof and breathable hiking boots with good grip
    • Flip flops/sandals

    Medication

    • Glucose powder
    • Medicines for headaches, diarrhea, motion sickness
    • Dettol
    • Bandages
    • Cotton

    Personal Accessories

    • Toothpaste, toothbrush
    • Paper soap, or sanitizer
    • Sunscreen minimum of spf40, lip balm, cold creams
    • Body spray
    • LED torch light
    Additional Information

    BOOKING PROCESS:

    - You must have to pay Rs. 2,500 pp advance booking amount.

    - Remaining amount should be paid one week prior to the trip.

    - Booking can be done via website only:

    - Once the booking is done, we will send you a confirmation email

    shortly. 

    IMPORTANT POINTS:

    - Seat will be reserved only after your first installment (Rs.2500/- pp)

    - The trip leader has all the rights to discard, skip or alter the

    sightseeings/itinerary if an emergency occurs, act of god or over

    unfavorable conditions or behavior of participants.

    - Any delay in time at particular sightseeing by participants will result in

    cancellations of further sightseeing.

    - No refund will be provided if the participant doesn’t show up on the day of

    the event.

    - Though we assure safety as a top priority, Event Organizers are not

    responsible for any severe injuries or fatal events.

    - Itineraries might change a bit on public holidays/festivals.

    - Transportation and logistics may vary depending on group size

    (7sumo,11tt,20bus, etc.) because we don’t want to spoil your planned

    weekend :)

    - We will try to cover extra nearby places if time permits.

    - Please remember this is a backpacking budget trip so don’t expect any

    kind of luxury. Be flexible with changes.

    - Individuals who wish to enroll in this plan must consider all roads, vehicles

    and any nature related risk. The operating person/trip coordinators are not

    responsible for any harm/damage/loss of life.

    Safety Measures

    REASONS TO BOOK WITH US:

    - solo traveler, exploring places in India on a budget. Ideal

    for any traveler, specially SOLO FEMALE travelers.

    - Visited Kerala 4 times in each season and My fav state so far!

    - No fake commitments, No hidden or extra cost.

    - Trip leader will be there with you throughout the trip.

    - Tour management, expertise and a traveler friend :)

    Cancellation Policy:

    - Booking amount is Non-Refundable (Rs. 2500 per person)

    - Refund of the remaining amount will be done only in case of cancellation of

    plan before 10 days of actual travel date or organizers have postponed the

    plan and not matching your dates.

    - Trip may get canceled if enough bookings are not received (Full refund or

    seat in another trip will be provided, according to the situation)