Kerala Backwaters Tour Package

Explore and enjoy the Kerala backwater tourism packages that will gives you memorable holiday travel experience for ever. This 17 days enchanting Kerala backwater holiday packages offers the opportunity to see the palm-fringed lakes that travel along narrow shady canals, where you see the natural view of Kerala peoples day to day activities.

Kerala Backwaters Tour

Destinations Covered: Thiruvananthapuram - Alleppey - Kumarakom - Periyar - Madurai - Thanjavur - Pondicherry - Mahabalipuram - Chennai.

Tour Package Duration: 16 Nights / 17 Days

Day 01 - Thiruvananthapuram/ Trivandrum Tour

On arrival at the Thiruvananthapuram airport you will be shifted to the beach resort of Somatheeram. Have lunch and relax, remaining day is at your leisure. Set out for a walk in the vicinity or just stay in the room of the resort. Dinner and Overnight stay will be at the resort.

Day 02 - Somatheeram Tour of Kerala

Wake up at this lovely beach resort, have lunch and set out for the sightseeing tour of the Trivandrum city. Once you are through with the sightseeing of Thiruvananthapuram/ Trivandrum, return to the resort for dinner and overnight.

Day 03 - Somatheeram Tour

Again complete day is at your leisure so you can indulge in the various beach activities at this amazing beach. If you like, you can have a hands on experience in fishing, as there are hordes of fisherman to give you company. Return to the resort to get rejuvenating and revitalizing Ayurveda treatment at this renowned beach resort.

Day 04 - Somatheeram to Alleppey; Famous Backwater Destination ADS_TO_REPLACE_1

In the morning leave this Ayurvedic resort and make a drive through the lush green coastal area to arrive at another amazing backwaters destination called Alleppey. This destination is considered the focal point of backwater tourism in Kerala. On arrival at Alappuzha you will be transferred to a conventional Kerala houseboat anchored on the Vembanad Lake. Rest of the day is at your disposal. If you desire, you can opt for herbal oil massage, which is one of the salient feature of Alleppey. For dinner, you will be served traditional Kerala cuisine so that you can have experience of the life and times of Kerala. Dinner and overnight at the houseboat in Alappuzha.

Day 05 - Alleppey Backwater Tourism Kerala

Today you will get to know the backwaters tour of Kerala from close quarters. To give you a slice of backwater tourism package Kerala you will be taken to the coir-making factory, venerated temples and places of worship. You can also spots the wild elephants that roaming in the vicinity.

Day 06 - Kumarakom Backwater Tours

On the sixth day of Kerala backwater tours you will reach Kumarakom one of the highly admired backwater destinations in India. Bestowed with an enchanting bird-sanctuary, this place is known for its extremely tranquil ambiance and hence a tourists' favorite. In the evening, set out for a trip to the Kumarakom bird sanctuary, which is a bird watchers delight. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day 07- Kumarakom Backwater Holiday Tour

Kumarakom is highly admired in the world as an elegant holiday resort and tourist and vacationers from all over the world come to this place to make most of their time in this holiday resort. So, just enjoy the every moment of your stay at this one of the most admired places for vacations in India. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day 08 - Periyar Tour

In the morning leave Kumarakom for another enchanting destination called Periyar. Your ride to this one of the exhilarating places offers you an opportunity to traverse through the rubber plantations and lush green landscapes. On arrival check in at hotel. Take lunch and relax for sometime. Periyar National Park is considered to be one of the most ideal places to see wild elephants in their natural habitat. Remaining day is free at your disposal. In the evenings you can step out for a stroll in the locality. Return to the hotel for dinner and Overnight.

Day 09 - Periyar Tour

On the ninth day of Kerala Backwater tours take your breakfast in the morning and set out to explore the Periyar Wildlife National Park in a rather innovative way riding a boat on the Periyar Lake. This boat ride offers you a rare sight of the animals coming to lake for their water related needs. After exploring the wildlife national park at Periyar kerala for the day return to the hotel for dinner and Overnight.

Day 10- Periyar- Madurai Tour ADS_TO_REPLACE_2

As you have covered most of the backwater destination in Kerala it is time to set out of Kerala and head for Tamil Nadu plains which has various jewels in its crown. Your sojourn in the state of Tamil Nadu starts with your arrival at Madurai. On arrival check in at the hotel. In the evening set out for the sightseeing of various places of tourist interest in the city of Madurai like Thirumal Nayaka Palace, Menakshi Sundereshwar temple and other venerated temples situated in the holy city of Madurai.

Day 11- Madurai to Thanjavur Tour

Today you will wake up in the holy city of Madurai and after wash and breakfast set out for a trip to Thanjavur through the paddy fields of Cauvery en route you will stop at Trichy/Tiruchirapalli to pay a visit to the Srirangam temple. On arrival in the town of Thanjavur or Tanjore; the former Chola?s stronghold, check in at hotel. In the later part of the day visit the major tourist attractions in the city including World heritage Brihadishvara temple and other revered temples and places of worship in the city of Tanjore. Return to the hotel for dinner and Overnight.

Day 12 - Thanjavur to Pondicherry/ Puducherry Trip

On the twelfth day of your Kerala Backwater Tours you will leave the city of Tanjore for a trip to former French colony, Pondicherry or Puducherry. The city vividly showcasing - delicate boulevards, gothic architecture and serene peace of life is a hit it off among the tourists. On arrival you will be transferred at the hotel. Remaining day is free at your discretion. You can go for a lovely stroll in vicinity or just unwind at the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 13 - Pondicherry/ Puducherry Sightseeing Tour

Wake up early and take a boat ride to see dolphins in its natural set up. After sometime return to the hotel for lunch and some brief relax. Later part of the day is reserved for a visit to the Auroville (city of dawn) ? one of the most renowned places in India for spiritual learning and meditation. This place is well acclaimed as great Indian freedom fighter and scholar Sri Aurobindo Ghosh meditated here. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Pondicherry.

Day 14 - Pondicherry to Mahabalipuram TourADS_TO_REPLACE_3

Have your breakfast in the morning and drive along the Coromondal coast to arrive Mahabalipuram or Mamallapuram. This town is well known for its shore temples and various structures carved out of stone. After checking in at hotel and having some lunch and relax step out for the sightseeing tour of the various tourist attraction in the town return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day 15 - Mahabalipuram to Chennai Tour

Wake up at this former stronghold of the Pallavas and pay a morning visit to the various temples and monument s situate on the coasts. Once you are through with the sightseeing return to the hotel for dinner. In the second half of the day make a trip Chennai with stops at Dakshinchitra - an art and craft heritage hub. On arrival in the city of Cheannai check in at hotel. In the evening go for shopping to by some souvenir for your tours. Later visit an auditorium to witness cultural performance by some local artists.

Day16 - Chennai Sightseeing Tour

On the penultimate day of Kerala Backwater Tours embark on the sightseeing trip of Chennai after having some breakfast. Explore places of tourist interest like Kalakshetra established by Rukmini Devi Arundale, Theosophical Society, Basilica of the National Shrine of St.Thomas, St. Mary's Church, The Parthasarathy Temple, Valluvar Kottam and other city attractions. On the end of the day return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day 17- Departure from Chennai for your Onward Journey

As you have successfully completed Kerala Backwater Tours it is time to bid adieu to this land. Today you will be transferred to airport/railway station to catch the flight for your onward destination.