North Kerala Beach & Hill (Calicut, Wayanad & Kannur)
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Product Code : AGORA407
The North Kerala Beach & Hill (Calicut, Wayanad & Kannur) tour will begin with your arrival in Calicut a gateway city with international flight connection. Explore the port city Calicut on a sightseeing trip, then move towards Wayanad a lush green hill with gorges, streams, steep mountains, the serpentine Ghat pass, many forests, coffee plantations and Asian elephants. Next head to Kannur where you will visit the colonial era monuments & sea fortress. Private AC transport with English speaking driver will remain on disposal at your service.
Day 1: Arrive Calicut
Arrival transfer to hotel check in. (check in/out time 12pm).
Later city tour visit Pazhassiraja Museum, famous for its various archaeological remains such as antique bronzes, ancient paintings and the historical umbrella stones etc. And Art Gallery which housed themed paintings using western style techniques of oil on canvas and the life-like form of European Art. Kappad Beach, famous for being the destination of Vasco Da Gama, the famous Portuguese explorer to reach India by sea in 1498. It is lined with palm trees and sedimentary rocks that decorate the shore and give any visitor a serene feeling. Mishkal Palli Mosque, believed to be constructed around 700 years ago by an Arab merchant Nakhooda Mishkal it doesn`t have any minarets making it unique. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Calicut - Wayanad (85km) (B)
Drive to Wayanad Enroute visit Lakkidi the area is famous for the bewitching scenic beauty comprising of the lush green hills, gorges, streams, steep mountains and the serpentine Ghat pass. Pookot Lake a natural freshwater lake nestled among the wooded slopes and evergreen forests offering breath taking views and a serene ambiance. The Panamaram rivulet, which is one of the main tributaries of the Kabini River originates from the lake and falls into the Panamaram valley.
Drive to Wayanad check in & overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Wayanad (B)
Full day to explore Wayanad & surrounding. Visit the Edakkal Caves two naturally formed caves located 1200 meters above sea level on Ambukuthi Mala. It takes a 45 - minute trek up the Ambukuthi hills to reach the cave. The Kuruva Dweep a cluster of islands with densely populated flora and fauna over the Kabini River in Wayanad. And the Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary spans over an area of about 344 square kilometres. It is also home to various threatened species of fauna including the vultures. A jeep safari in the Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary will help you spot elephants, panthers, tigers, bonnet macaques, bison, sambar deer, bears, Malabar squirrels and the rare Slender Loris all in their natural habitat. Overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Wayanad - Kannur (115km) (B)
Drive to Kannur check in at hotel.
Latr excursion to visit St Angelos Fort, famous for the gripping history and the intriguing tales it has to tell. This fort was a point of interest for many dynasties of domestic as well as the international origin and has seen many bitter battles in the quest to conquer it. Walking around the walls of this majestic fort, you can almost picture the battles that this fortress has seen. There are tombstones of the soldiers who lost their lives fighting for the fort, barracks and an old chapel here that you can explore. Kannur`s first ever lighthouse also stands next to the fort.
Evening drive pass Muzhappilangad Beach & The Payyambalam Beach. Overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Kannur - Calicut (100km) (B)
Transfer to either Kannur or Calicut airport to board flight for onward destination.
Assistance on arrival at airport.
4 Nights accommodation in selected price category hotels.
Meal as per day plan (B- Breakfast, L- Lunch, D- Dinner)
Private air conditioned deluxe car for airport transfer, sightseeing and excursion as per program.
English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
Monuments entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
Bottled drinking water in car.
Hotels used or similar for 4 nights accommodation
Calicut x 1 night
Keys Hotel, Malabar Gate/ Hotel Marina Residency
Wayanad x 2 night
Abad Brookside Lakkidi/ Adithya Nature Resort & Spa/ Grassroots
Kannur x 1 night
Kairali Heritage/ The Malabar Beach Resort
Any flight tickets.
Camera charges at monuments.
Meals other than mentioned in day plan.
Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
Gratuities & optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in inclusions.