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Melodies from the Mountains & Backwaters - 7 Days - Comfort

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Welcome to Kerala - God's own country, full of magical mountains and beautiful backwaters. The trip gives you the best of adventures, from trekking in the mountains of Munnar to the jungle trail at Thekkady in Periyar National Park. You will also get a dose of Kayaking in the backwaters and enjoy a day of relaxation on a houseboat while taking in the serene surroundings and life of the locals in the countryside.

Included: Accommodation: In hotel of your choice of “Budget” or “Comfort” (see “Rates” and “Type of Accommodation”)
Meals: 6 Breakfast, 1 Lunch and 1 dinner.
Transport: AC car for the trip w/road taxes and parking fees.
Guide: Chauffeur who speaks basic English. Local kayaking guide during Kayaking only.
Others: Kayaking equipment.
Not included: · Meals other than the one mentioned in “Included in price”.
· Visas, travel insurance (compulsory)
· Entry fees at the monuments
· Personal guide for the whole trip
All other expenses not stated as included in the above.

· All the best in one Kerala adventure – Trek the mountains, follow the jungle trail, kayak the backwaters and kick back at the houseboat.
· Trek Munnar spice and tea plantation and follow the Wild Life Trail in Periyar National Park.
· Satisfy your need for water adventure while kayaking the backwaters.
· Explore life and culture at the backwaters while relaxing on the houseboat.

  • Day 1: Arrive in Cochin – Munnar

    Welcome to Kerala! Arrive in Cochin and you will meet our representative at your pick up location and transfer to a secluded and permanent Camp located in Chinnakanal, 26 kms away from Munnar town.
    Munnar is one of the most popular hill stations in India, situated at the confluence of three mountain streams –Mudrapuzha, Nallathanniand Kundala. Located at 1600 meters above sea level, this was once the summer resort of the past British Government in South India.
    In Munnar you will find a wide range of unique experiences and beautiful surroundings including sprawling tea plantations, picture book towns, winding lanes and waterfalls like Nyayamakad. You also find Rajamala natural habitat – a lovely green paradise high up in the hills and home to the rare mountain goat ??Nilgiri Tahr' just 15 Km away from Munnar. Equally, you find Eravikulam National Park which is breathtakingly beautiful and easily comparable to the best mountain ranges found anywhere in the world, located in the Devikulam Taluk and also home to the Nilgiri Tahr. Overnight at hotel/camp.

  • Day 2: Munnar – Day Trek

    After breakfast, you will depart for Munnar town. From here you go by jeep to the start point of today's trek in a silent and beautiful valley about 20 kilometres from Munnar. We will start trekking from an altitude of 1500 metres and gradually ascend to over 2600 metres, passing through sholas (high altitude rain forests) and grasslands, which are typical to the higher areas of the Western Ghats. The trek goes through Rodo Valley, so named after the Rhododendron Trees and finally touches Meesapullimala. Afterwards you trek back down to the Camp/ hotel. Overnight at hotel/camp.

  • Day Trek

    After breakfast, you will depart for Munnar town. From here you go by jeep to the start point of today's trek in a silent and beautiful valley about 20 kilometres from Munnar. We will start trekking from an altitude of 1500 metres and gradually ascend to over 2600 metres, passing through sholas (high altitude rain forests) and grasslands, which are typical to the higher areas of the Western Ghats. The trek goes through Rodo Valley, so named after the Rhododendron Trees and finally touches Meesapullimala. Afterwards you trek back down to the Camp/ hotel. Overnight at hotel/camp.

  • Day 3: Munnar – Thekkady – Half-day trek

    After breakfast, you will be taken from Munnar to Thekkady and proceed to Gavi, located inside the buffer zone of the Periyar Tiger Reserve. Gavi is an eco-tourism project run by the Kerala Forest Development Corporation. It is prominent as both an elephant and a tiger reserve.
    The park is often called the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary but also referred to by the name "Thekkady". It is set high in the Cardamom Hills and Pandalam Hills of the South-Western Ghats along the border of Tamil Nadu state.
    Check in to a guesthouse, a small building which houses 6 rooms. After tea, depart for a jeep safari into the surrounding area. Return and overnight at the hotel.

  • Day 4: Thekkady – Full day trek

    After breakfast, you will go for a full day forest trek. Periyar is the home of the rare and endangered Lion Tailed Macaques and an excellent spot for birds and rare butterflies, as well as large herds of elephants and gaurs. During the day, you will do trek through typical grassland-shola eco-systems. After trekking you will return back to Gavi and overnight at the hotel.

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Aktiviteter

· Explore Kerala's city's lifestyle of the people and culture through Kayaking adventours activity
· Explore the Munnar spice and tea plantation by Day Trek
· Wild Life Trail in Periyar National Park
· Houseboat trip in Alleppy
· Enjoy Kerala's cuisine on the houseboat served by houseboat cruise staff

Børnepolitik

Child age: Up to and including 6 years of age. Child price: 1 child is free of charge if sharing bed with parents. Children aged over 6 years will be treated as adult. This trip is not recommended for: children up to the age of 6 years due to kayaking.

Overnatning

Budget: Guest House in standard room with private bathroom - 1 star hotel or similar and and stay in tents while camping.
Comfort: Deluxe/Standard room with private bathroom - 3 star hotel or similar and and stay in tents while camping.

Transport

AC car for the transfer, Houseboat cruising, Kayaking and Walking

Måltider

· No meals for Budget Class.
· Meals are included while staying at the houseboat.

Sæson

Throughout the year - Kerala experiences pleasant weather throughout the year. The best time to visit Kerala is in the months October to March, which is also the peak season for Kerala visits. June to August is the time for Monsoon.

Ekstra information

Cochin, Munnar, Thekkady, Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Alleppey, Houseboat, Kerala Backwaters

Walking boots, swim suit/suitable clothes for Kayaking

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