A slender green sliver of land clinging to the south western flank of the Indian peninsula, Kerala is one of the southern states of the Republic of India. Though its roots date back to the early years of the Christian era, the modern state of Kerala was created in 1956, when all the states of India were reorganized on a linguistic basis.
Prijs per persoon399 EUR
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De prijs hierboven is per persoon, maar gebaseerd op 2 volwassenen die samen reizen. Wat is inbegrepen?
Arrive in Cochin. Upon arrival in Cochin, you will be meet and transferred to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in hotel.
Day 2: Cochin to Munnar
After breakfast proceeds for the city tour, visit Jewish synagogue, St. Francis church - The oldest European church in India and has great historical significance as a mute witness to the European colonial struggle in the subcontinent. The Portuguese explorer, Vasco da Gama, died in Kochi in 1524 when he was on his third visit to India. His body was originally buried in this church, but after fourteen years his remains were removed and were send to Lisbon. Dutch palace built by the Portuguese and presented to Veera Kerala Varma (1537-65), Raja of Kochi, in 1555 AD. The Dutch carried out some extensions and renovations in the palace in 1663, and thereafter it was popularly called Dutch Palace.
Later visit Chinese fishing nets and by noon board a boat for a small backwater cruise. Late afternoon drive to Munnar hills (4 hours).
Overnight in Munnar.
Day 3: Munnar
After breakfast, you will proceed for the sightseeing and visit, Rajamala is a lovely green paradise high up in the hills, home to the rare mountain goat ??Nilgiri Tahr'. A part of the Eravikulam National Park, Rajamala is a 15 kilometers (9 miles) drive from Munnar. Anaimudi, the highest peak in South India at a height of 2695 meters (8983 feet) lies in the Eravikulam National Park. Interestingly, half the world population of the rare Nilgiri Tahr is concentrated in this region. Visit Tea museum and top station. Return to town for spices shopping. Overnight in Munnar.
Day 4: Munnar to Alleppey
Start early After breakfast check out and drive to Alleppey to board the houseboat. Cruise through the most enchanting backwaters in Asia, while food will be served on board.
Overnight in Houseboat.
Day 5: Alleppey to Cochin Airport
After breakfast check out at 9 a.m. and proceed to Cochin airport to catch flight back home or for your next destination on your own.
Wat is inbegrepen?
Enjoy unique geographical features, tea estates of Munnar – Kerala – God’s own country.
Budget: Guest House in standard room with private bathroom – 1 star hotel or similar
Comfort: Deluxe/Standard room with private bathroom – 3 star hotel or similar
AC car and Houseboat
Budget Class – 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner.
Tourist Class – 4 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner.
First Class – 4 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner.
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