Incredible Kerala Cultural Tour Package
Kerala is famous for its dark green tropical forests, wondrous backwaters and awesome Ayurveda resorts. Experience the unique eclecticism of Kerala society visible in its arts, heritage and history.
Kerala is one of the smallest states in the Indian union.We have an area of 38.855 squire kilometers is simply 1.3 percent of the total section of India. The land of India comprises the narrow coastal strip bounded by the western Ghats and the east and the Arabian on the west. Kerala plays an important role in the commercial and cultural history of India and noted for its rich culture.Kerala using its evergreen mountains,dense forests stately palms, swift flowing rivers, extensive backwaters and blue laggons,it appears like a fairyland.
Best Kerala Cultural Tour – Duration : 12 Days
Day 1: Arrival at Calicut.
Once the capital of the powerful Zamorins and a prominent trade and commerce center, Calicut (Kozhikode) was the most significant region of Malabar in the days gone by. It had been very well known as a hub of commerce and trade. Today, lush green countrysides, serene beaches, historic sites, wildlife sanctuaries, rivers, hills, a distinctive culture and a warm, friendly atmosphere turn it into a favorable destination to visit. Transfer to Kappad Beach Resort. This beach has its name engraved in Indian history as Vasco Da Gama, the Portuguese explorer, had put his steps on Indian soil only at that place. Spend overnight at Kappad Beach Resort
Day 2: Beypore
Beypore – The place to find Asia’s biggest wood market and traditional wooden ship making industry. The craftsmen happen to be making these Marakalam’s in Beypore since the 1700s. Overnight stay at Kadavu Resort.Located about 10 kms south of Kozhikode town at the mouth of the Chaliyar River, is Beypore. Overnight remain at Kappad Beach Resort.
Day 3: Mahe
On arrival transfer to Ayisha Manzil, a heritage bungalow found on the Arabian Sea. Traditional Dance centre to witness ‘Thayum’ and ‘Kalari Payatu’. In the afternoon trip to the fort and mosque. Overnight stay at bungalow.
Day 4: Visit the Kerala
Aside from the wilderness and the beaches and of course the Ayurvedic treatments ,Kerala can also be known for the traditions and the culture they practice. So we move towards witnessing this spectacle of traditional Dance forms and see the ‘Thayum’ and ‘Kalari Pati’. Overnight remain at bungalow.
Day 5: Wyanad.
Check into Vythiri Resort encompassed by lush green rainforests. This eco-friendly resort provides the visitors with ample opportunities for watching birds, trekking and elephant ride.
Day 6: Visit the nearby tribal village, tribal museum.
After lunch have a 4-km trek to an awe-inspiring ancient cave, providing a look to the rich Indian civilization. Overnight stay in Vythiri Resort.
Day 7: Drive to Cheruthuruthy
to go to the school of traditional art and dance – Natya Kala Mandalam. Visit local potters and weavers. Stay overnight at the Heritage River Retreat Hotel.
Day 8: Morning drive to Cochin.
Cochin is really a more or less a cosmopolitan type of population and would rather find the combination of Portuguese, Dutch, Chinese culture. A little population of Jews still resides there.
Day 9: Drive to Allepey
Have a memorable trip on the fantastic houseboats. Travel through the coconut fringed canals. Relaxing the mind and body as nature envelops you. Here you’re a welcome observer of traditional activities of the residents. Watch them sow seeds in the soil, give green grass for their animals alongside the backwaters. Your crew will highlight various points of interest along the way and supply you delicious meals on board. Come with an out of the world experience with the overnight remain on the houseboat.
Day 10: Arrive in Thottapally
Disembark from houseboat after breakfast. (You will not feel like disembarking!). Drive to Kovalam. Visit enroute Haripad Subramanian Snake Temples which house 500 snake statues. Overnight remain at Kovalam Beach Resort.
Day 11: Kovalam
Day liberated to Relax at the Kovalam Beach Resort using a body-soothing, relaxing Ayurvedic massage. Or Optional excursion to Trivandrum. Overnight remain at Kovalam Beach Resort.
Day 12: Departure
Transfer to Trivandrum airport for the onward journey.