Best of Kerala

8 Nights / 9 Days | 1 Country / 7 Cities

Best of Kerala

8 Nights / 9 Days - 1 Country / 7 Cities

Cochin (1N)/Munnar (2N)/Thekkady (1N)/Kumarakom (1N)/Kovalam (2N)/Kanyakumari (1N)

  • Beach
  • Family

Starting Price Per Adult

₹ 26,844

Cochin (1N)/Munnar (2N)/Thekkady (1N)/Kumarakom (1N)/Kovalam (2N)/Kanyakumari (1N)

  • Beach
  • Family
  • From City

  • Price Category

  • Rooms & Guests 02 Adults

  • Tour Date

  • day 1


    Arrive Cochin

  • day 2


    Cochin – Munnar (131kms / 4 - 5hrs)

  • day 3



  • day 4


    Munnar – Thekkady (85 Kms / 2-3 hrs.)

  • day 5


    Thekkady – Kumarakom (122 Kms / 2-3 hrs.)

  • day 6


    Kumarakom – Kovalam (175 Kms / 4- 5 Hrs.)

  • day 7



  • day 8


    Kovalam – Trivandrum * Excursion to Kanyakumari

  • day 9


    Depart Trivandrum

Day 1

| Cochin

Arrive Cochin, the gateway to God’s Own Country & also known as “Queen of Arabian Sea”. Check into your Hotel & later this afternoon you visit the Jewish Synagogue (Closed on Friday & Saturday), Dutch Palace (Closed on Friday) and end your tour with a visit to the Chinese fishing nets. Evening enjoy the Kathakali Dance Show. Overnight Stay at Hotel.

Day 2

| Munnar

Arrive in Kochi and proceed on a picturesque drive through the countryside of Munnar - one of the most popular hill stations in southern India known for its sprawling tea gardens on the way visit vallara and cheeyappara waterfalls and Blossom Garden. Overnight Stay at Hotel

Day 3

| Munnar

After breakfast at hotel, proceed for sightseeing of Munnar covering Eravikulam National Park (15 km) to view endangered wild goat ' Nilgiri Tahr'. (National Park is Closed during breeding season. Please check with us regarding the visit prior to your arrival), Visit Tea Museum (03Km) and the Tea factory (Closed on Mondays and Good Friday) , Mattupetty Dam (13km) and Kundala Lake (28km).Overnight Stay at Hotel.

Note: Guest can do booking on own for visit to Eravikulam National Park, advance ticket reservation is available at Wild Life Division office, Near Panchayat office, Munnar Town - Contact 04865 231587.Working Time 9am to 3pm

Day 4

| Thekkady

Transfer to Thekkady a pleasant heaven on earth for those who love nature in its wild manifestations.Spices are found in abundance in Periyar. On arrival check-in at Hotel & later enjoy Boat Ride at Periyar Lake on own where you get a chance to see the star of the show in Periyar is the herd of elephants that descend down to the lake, other intriguing and rare species of animals dwelling in the sanctuary include the Sambar Deer, Nilgiri Tahr, Wild Pigs, Nilgiri Langur, the highly endangered Lion-Tailed Macaque, Small Travancore Flying Squirrel, Stripe-Necked Mongoose, Nilgiri Marten and if lucky even a Tiger.

NOTE: Boating at Periyar Lake: Please book online in advance to avoid rush OR you can may check for the supplements at the time of booking for Boat Ride, the same will always be subject to availability & will not be guaranteed by us. (To be done on Own)

Day 5

| Kumarakom

After early breakfast, check out of the Hotel at Thekkady and go for the Spice Plantation Tour which will last for an hour spice tour to view the plantations of a wide variety of spices like cardamom, pepper, tea,coffee, cloves, ginger, turmeric, cumin seed, etc. & on arrival at Kumarakom visit the nearest Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary to view the Rare Migratory Bird "Siberian Star crane" and later proceed to Kumarakom / Alleppey / Vayalar famous for its backwater stretch. On arrival check-in at Hotel & Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight Stay at Hotel.

NOTE: If the stay is in Alleppey / Vayalar the Bird Sanctuary will not be given & if required there will be supplement applicable.

Day 6

| Kovalam

This morning you will be transferred by road to Kovalam / Poovar, a idyllic tourist destination, it’s almost a picture postcard cliché: with age old black rocks, towering palms, sands and gentle surf. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Overnight Stay.

Day 7

| Kovalam

AM: Visit Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple (16 km) which is 16th century temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu is the most impressive landmark of the city. Visit Trivandrum Zoo, Sree Chitra Art Gallery, Napier Museum - (16km) (Closed on Mondays, Wednesday, Govt Holidays, Visiting time :1.00 PM to 4.45 PM), Science and technology museum (Closed on Mondays) etc. Enjoy sun set in the evening relaxing on the beach. Overnight stay at the hotel. Note: Distance mentioned in KM is from the City Centre to the sightseeing spot

Day 8

| Kanyakumari

Early this morning you will be transferred by road to Kanyakumari, the land's end of India or the point where the three seas meet giving a perfect view of Sunrise & Sunset, is the enchanting Kanyakumari. Visit Vivekananda Rock, Wax Museum, Gandhi Mandap & Suchidram Temple with exquisite sculpture & musical pillars dedicated to Brahma, Vishnu & Shiva. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 9

| Thiruvananthapuram

Transfer to Trivandrum airport / railway station for onward journey.

Economy :

  • Kochi -  Abad Metro / Abad Fort or similar

    Munnar - Green Ridge Holiday Home or similar

    Thekkady -  Sandra Palace or similar

    Kumarakom -  Green Fields or similar

    Kovalam -  Abad Guesthouse Lighthouse or similar

    Trivandrum  -  Hotel Rajadhani or similar

Standard :

  • Kochi -  The Dunes Continental or similar

    Munnar - Eastend Munnar [Old Wing] or similar

    Thekkady -  Abad Green forest or similar

    Kumarakom -  Green Fields or similar

    Kovalam -  Abad Harmonia or similar

    Trivandrum  -  Windsor Rajadhani or similar

Deluxe :

  • Kochi -  Abad Plaza or similar

    Munnar -  Gokulam Park Munnar or similar

    Thekkady - Holiday Vista or similar

    Kumarakom - Abad Whispering Palms or similar

    Kovalam -  Uday Samudra or similar

    Thiruvananthapuram - By Lemon Tree Hotels or similar


  • Accommodation on Twin or Double Share Basis
  • Buffet / Fixed Breakfast (Except on day of arrival) & All Meals only in Houseboat in Alleppey
  • All Transfers and Sightseeing by AC Vehicle
  • All Toll Taxes, Parking Charges, Driver Allowances.


  • GST @ 5% additional on above cost.
  • Gala Dinner Charges on New Year & Christmas Eve
  • Any Airfare / Rail Fare
  • Any other meals not mentioned in Package Cost Includes.
  • Any other destination not mentioned in Itinerary.
  • Any Expenses of Personal Nature such as Laundry, Room Service, Mini Bar, Telephone etc.
  • Porter Charges, Pony Charges
  • Entrance fees, Camera Fee, Ropeway fee
  • Any other expenses incurred due to bad weather, road closure, landslides or Local Political Conditions etc.


  • Accommodation in the listed hotels or similar as per the availability.
  • Daily buffet / fixed menu breakfast. Except on day 01.
  • To and fro airport transfers by AC Vehicle.
  • All major sightseeing’s by AC Vehicle as per the itinerary.
  • All toll taxes, parking charges and driver allowances.
  • All applicable taxes i.e. hotel and transportation taxes.


  • GST above the total billing.
  • Cost of Air / Train / Bus fare other than specified. Your price starts Ex-hub.
  • Meals other than specified.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone bills, bar bills, tips & gratuity, bottled water etc.
  • Any additional costs because of additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle other than mentioned in the itinerary will be recovered directly from the guests. Such additional costs are also applicable for usage of vehicle and guide beyond the specified time or normal working hours as mentioned above.
  • Any cost arising due to unforeseen events like landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc. Such expenses will be recovered directly from the guests on the spot.
  • Any increase in government taxes or fuel price, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
  • Anything which is not listed under the column “Package Cost Includes”.
  • Cost for RT-PCR / Antigen test.
  • Surcharge for Long Weekends, Festive Season, Christmas and New Year, Gala dinner charges for Christmas and New Year eve.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy (Per Person)
Days before departure:Cancellation Charge:
10 days100%
10 to 15 days75% + Non Refundable Component
15 to 30 days30% + Non Refundable Component
Hotel / Air 100% in case of non-refundable ticket / Hotel Room
Cruise / Visa On Actuals

Payment Policy

Payment PolicyOnline Advance as per Website
Within 45 to 30 days prior to the departure of the tour 75% of total tour cost or Non Refundable component whichever is higher
Within 30 days prior to the departure of the tour100% of total tour cost
  • All Prices are in Indian Rupees and subject to change without prior notice.

  • In case FIT flight inclusive package, full amount of flight will be payable at the time of booking.

  • **For Air tickets being issued / blocked on time limit: Full INR component to be collected before issuance,else price will be subject to change.

  • Tour prices are valid for Indian Nationals & Foreigners holding Indian Resident Permit.

  • Booking confirmations are subject to availability.

  • All Hotels Rooms are subject to availability

  • We are not holding any reservations of air seats, hotel rooms, conference rooms etc. Final availability status will only be known when we request for bookings.

  • Holiday Surcharge will be additional if applicable

  • Any overstay expenses due to delay or change or cancellation in flight will be on the guests own & Akbar Holidays will not be held liable for such expenses however we will provide best possible assistance.

  • Price on website //quoted are subject to availability at time of confirmation, we are currently not holding any blocking against the sent quotation.

Terms & Conditions

  • Valid from 01 October 2021 to 31 March 2022 except from 10 December 2021 to 10 January 2022.
  • Hotels will be given - “As per the availability & not as per Choice”.
  • In Deluxe Houseboat AC will be operational from 2100Hrs to 0600Hrs only in Bedroom.
  • In Premium Houseboat AC will be operational from the time of check-in to check-out only in Bedroom.
  • Rooms in Munnar / Thekkady will be non-air-conditioned as Hill Station.
  • Room category in all packages is the Base Category.
  • Vehicle will be given Point to Point as per itinerary & not on Disposal Basis.
  • The food service at respective hotels depends on hotel occupancy. In case of low occupancy a Set Menu for a fixed price will be provided by the hotel as per your chosen food plan.
  • In case we are not able to provide the same hotels as mentioned, than we shall provide similar alternate hotels, changes in the cost if any will be advised at the time of Final Confirmation.
  • Rates are subject to change if fuel rates hike / change in taxes levied by government.

About Destination

Kerala, a state on India's tropical Malabar Coast, has nearly 600km of Arabian Sea shoreline. It's known for its palm-lined beaches and backwaters, a network of canals. Inland are the Western Ghats, mountains whose slopes support tea, coffee and spice plantations as well as wildlife. National parks like Eravikulam and Periyar, plus Wayanad and other sanctuaries, are home to elephants, langur monkeys, and tig

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