Kerala Backwater & Ayurvedic Retreat
Package price On Request
Product Code : AGORA363
Embark on a serene journey through the enchanting backwaters of Kerala and experience the ultimate Ayurvedic retreat. Cruise through the tranquil backwaters on a traditional houseboat, immersing yourself in the natural beauty of Kerala's landscapes. Indulge in rejuvenating Ayurvedic treatments, yoga sessions, and meditation practices at luxurious beach resorts. Discover the unique culture, rich heritage, and warm hospitality of Kerala while rejuvenating your mind, body, and soul on this unforgettable private tour.
Day 1: Arrive Cochin
Upon arrival at Cochin airport, you will be greeted by our representative and transferred to your luxurious 5-star hotel, such as The Brunton Boatyard or Taj Malabar Resort & Spa. In the evening, enjoy the Kathakali Dance, one of India's most famous Classical dances with lavish costumes, exotic makeup & Masks intensifying the beauty of the dancer’s intricate moments.
Day 2: Cochin - Munnar (140kms/ 4hrs)
After breakfast at the hotel, embark on a city tour of Cochin. Visit popular attractions such as the historic Fort Kochi, the Chinese Fishing Nets, St. Francis Church, and the Jewish Synagogue. In the afternoon, drive to Munnar, and upon arrival, check in at your luxurious 5-star hotel, such as The Panoramic Getaway or SpiceTree Munnar. Overnight stay in Munnar.
Day 3: Munnar
Enjoy a full day of sightseeing in Munnar. Explore the lush tea gardens, picturesque valleys, and cascading waterfalls. Visit the Tea Museum to learn about the process of tea production and indulge in a tea tasting session. Discover the beauty of Mattupetty Dam, Echo Point, and Kundala Lake. Return to your luxurious 5-star hotel in Munnar for a comfortable overnight stay.
Day 4: Munnar - Thekkady (110kms/ 3hrs)
After breakfast, drive to Thekkady, home to the famous Periyar National Park. Check in at your luxurious 5-star hotel, such as the Spice Village or Niraamaya Retreats Cardamom Club. Enjoy a thrilling boat safari in Periyar Lake to spot wildlife, followed by a spice plantation tour. In the evening, witness the traditional Kalaripayattu show. Overnight stay in Thekkady.
Day 5: Thekkady - Kumarakom (140kms/ 4hrs)
Proceed to Kumarakom after breakfast. Check in at a luxurious 5-star backwater resort, such as the Kumarakom Lake Resort or Coconut Lagoon. Later, visit the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary with your driver, where you can witness a variety of migratory and indigenous birds. Enjoy the tranquil surroundings and relax in the lap of luxury. Overnight stay in Kumarakom.
Day 6: Kumarakom – Alleppey (Backwaters sailing boat to Alleppey)
After breakfast, transfer to the boat jetty to board a luxurious houseboat and sail through the enchanting backwaters of Alleppey. Experience the ultimate in luxury and comfort as you cruise along the serene waterways. Indulge in a delectable lunch on board and soak in the beauty of the surroundings. Overnight stay on the luxurious houseboat in Alleppey.
Day 7: Alleppey – Kovalam (160kms/ 3hrs)
Disembark from the houseboat and drive to Kovalam. Check in at a luxurious 5-star Ayurvedic beach resort, such as The Leela Kovalam or Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa. Spend the next six nights indulging in Ayurvedic treatments, enjoying the pristine beaches, and immersing yourself in the luxurious amenities of the resort. Overnight stay at the beach resort in Kovalam.
Day 8-12: Kovalam
Continue to indulge in Ayurvedic Body, Mind & Soul treatments at the luxurious beach resort. Experience the healing therapies, yoga sessions, and wholesome Ayurvedic meals designed to promote overall well-being. Relax, rejuvenate, and enjoy the opulent surroundings of your 5-star beach resort in Kovalam. Explore the beautiful beaches of Kovalam, take leisurely walks along the shore, and bask in the serenity of the coastal paradise. Overnight stay at the beach resort in Kovalam.
Day 13: Kovalam - Trivandrum Airport (15kms/ 30min)
As per your flight schedule, transfer to Trivandrum Airport for your onward journey. Bid farewell to the blissful beaches of Kovalam and take with you the rejuvenating experiences and cherished memories of your luxury tour through Kerala.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 12 Nights' accommodation in mentioned hotels or similar.
- Daily breakfast at hotels.
- Private AC car/van for airport transfers, sightseeing, and excursions as per the program.
- English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
- Monument entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
- Bottled drinking water in car.
- Government taxes.
- Any flight tickets.
- Camera charges at monuments if any.
- Meals other than mentioned in the inclusions.
- Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
- Gratuities and optional activities.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions.