Days : 8 Days And 7 Nights
Cost : 20500/Person
Description : Bestowed with a pleasant and equable climate throughout the year, Kerala is a tropical land with the coast running down its entire length and the Western Ghats forming a protective barrier against the dry winds from up north.
Day 01: Cochin
On your arrival at Cochin, our travel executives welcome you and we drive to Hotel. check in at your hotel. In the afternoon you are ready for a half-day city tour. Visit the Fort Cochin, famous St. Francis Church, Chinese Fishing Nets, Mattancherry Palace and Jewish Synagogue. Then walk through the busy spice markets in the Jew town area.
Overnight stay at your hotel in Cochin
Day 02: Cochin – Munnar
After Breakfast drive to Munnar. Throughout the journey enjoy beautiful streams small water falls, Rubber, Pepper cardamom and Tea plantations and thick forests, God has blessed his own country with incomparable beauty – to have everlasting memory of your holidays in Kerala. On arrival at Munnar check into Hotel.
Overnight stay at your Hotel in Munnar
Day 03: Munnar
After breakfast we take you for a full day sightseeing trip of Munnar watch beautiful mist kissing romantic green meadows- mind-blowing hills sleeping under green carpet (Tea Gardens) visit-Mattupetty Lake & Dam, Echo Point, Kundale Lake, Blossom Garden, Rajamalai, Eravikulam Wildlife sanctuary & Tea Plantation. Sizzling air will guide you to your hotel room early to have your own world.
Overnight stay at your Hotel in Munnar
Day 04: Munnar -Thekkady
After Breakfast in the morning we proceed to Thekkady. On arrival you check in at a hotel. After lunch visit spice plantation like cardamom, Pepper, Coffee, and tea estate etc… On way back to hotel you could stop at the local market and pick up some fragrant spices.
Overnight stay at your hotel in Thekkady.
Day 05: Thekkady - Kumarakom
Morning after breakfast check out from Hotel and we drive down to Kumarakom . On arrival at Kumarakom visit the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and later check in at hotel. Evening go for Sunset cruise (optional) or enjoy the beauty of backwater by just relaxing near Vembanad Lake.
Overnight stay at your Hotel/Resort in Kumarakom.
Day 06: Kumarakom-Kovalam
Take your delicious breakfast served and later check out from the hotel/Resort and drive to Kovalam. Reaching upon therein check into the hotel in Kovalam. You can enjoy crescent-shaped beaches of Kovalam. The southern most beach, Lighthouse beach, the middle beach, Hawa beach and the northern most beach. Vizhinjam Lighthouse at Lighthouse The lighthouse dominates the rocky promontory and is quite a captivating sight during moonlit nights.
Overnight stay at your hotel in Kovalam.
Kovalam - Trivandrum - Kovalam
Preferably, wake up early morning for sight-seeing tour to Trivandrum and include in your tour itinerary visiting most interested places like Padmanabhaswami temple famous for its towering structures and temples with its importance of arts and paintings and the most vital part is the main pavilion of the temple stand and erect elegantly with 400 exciting wonderful granite carved pillars worth to watch. The most important part of your guided sightseeing tour attach with other scintillating attractions also. Thereafter in the evening return back to Kovalam for an overnight stay.
Day 08: Departure
Take your delicious breakfast and later check out from the hotel and drive to Trivandrum Airport (15 km) for onward journey with sweet and everlasting unforgettable memories of the finest tour.
07 Nights accommodation on double/twin sharing basis.
Daily breakfast in the hotel.
Transport services by an exclusive Car.
All sightseeing at all places
Assistance on arrival.
Any monument entry fees / camera fees.
Any meal, which is not mentioned above.
Any guide charges.
Any air / train fare.
Your contract is with M/s Hi-Luxury Holidays-Cochin. A contract exists between us when we have confirmed you on our tour / hotel booking / or any other travel related services of your choice and we have received your booking request and deposits. All correspondence/s in respect of Tours / Travel Service bookings should be addressed to M/s Hi-Luxury Holidays-Cochin
For the services contracted, 50 % advance payment should be made to hold the booking on a confirmed basis and the balance amount should be paid before a week of your tour. We hold the right to decide upon the amount to be paid as an advance payment, based on the nature of services and the time left for the commencement of the services. Apart from the above in some cases like, hotel or resort bookings during the high peak tourist season (X-Mas, New Year) full payment is required to be sent in advance.
Payment can be made by Bank Transfer, Cash payment to our offices or by Demand Draft / Cheque. All payments should be free and clear of any withholding tax and deduction. Bank charges, if any, for remittance (by remitting bank or by intermediary bank) would be strictly borne by payer.
Rights to amend the itinerary if required
Tour once commenced will strictly go as per the itinerary finalized. In case of events and circumstances beyond our control, we reserve the right to change all or parts of the contents of the itinerary for safety and well being of our esteemed passengers.
Policy Regarding Cancellation / No Show / Early Departure
In case of cancellation of tour/travel services due to any avoidable/unavoidable reason/s we must be informed in writing. Cancellation charges would be effective from the date we receive letter in writing.
Cancellation charges would be as follows:
60 days & prior to arrival - 10% of the tour/service cost.
59 days & less, prior to arrival or no show - NO REFUND.
Please Note - Irrespective of above mentioned cancellations slabs - in case of cancellation of tour services after the booking is made with us - a minimum 10% service charges would be applicable.
In case of booking on high peak season bookings (Special seasons like Diwali - 15th Oct to 15th Nov - & X’ Mas / New Year period - 15th Dec to 15th Jan) NO refund will be provided irrespective of the period.
In case you cancel the trip after commencement refund would be restricted to a limited amount that too would depend on the amount that we would be able to recover from the hoteliers we patronize. For unused hotel accommodation, chartered transportation and missed meals etc. we do not bear any responsibility to refund.
In regard to refund of unused / unutilized services (which are paid for and cancelled in advance) the refund amount would be worked out on the basis of cancellation policy as described above and the money would be accordingly refunded to the person who has made the payment to us. Please note that the refund process may take 2 - 4 weeks due to banking procedures. If the refund is made to the credit card account or to Bank account, the bank charges would be debited from the refund amount.
Our Liabilities & Limitations:
Please note that after the finalization of the tour/service cost, if there are any hikes in entrance fees of monuments/museums, taxes, fuel cost or guide charges by the Govt. of India, the same would be charged as extra.
M/s Hi-Luxury Holidays-Cochin act only in the capacity of agent for the hotels, airlines, transporters & contractors providing other services & all exchange orders, receipts, contracts & tickets issued by us are issued subject to terms & conditions under which these services are provided by them.
All itineraries are sample itineraries, intended to give you a general idea of the likely trip schedule. Numerous factors such as weather, road conditions, the physical ability of the participants etc. may dictate itinerary changes either before the tour or while on the trail. We reserve the right to change any schedule in the interest of the trip participants' safety, comfort & general well being.
Our rates are based on the prevailing rates as negotiated by us with the hotels, airlines etc. Hotels and Airlines retain the right to modify the rates without notice. In case of such changes the rates quoted before the modification, can be changed by us according to the modifications by hotels or airlines. All hotel bookings are based on usual check in and checkout time of the hotels until unless indicated in the itinerary.
We shall not be responsible for any delays & alterations in the programme or expenses incurred - directly or indirectly - due to natural hazards, flight cancellations, accident, breakdown of machinery or equipments, breakdown of transport, weather, sickness, landslides, political closures or any untoward incidents.
We shall not be responsible for any loss, injury or damage to person, property, or otherwise in connection with any accommodation, transportation or other services, resulting - directly or indirectly - from any act of disasters, dangers, fire, accident, breakdown in machinery or equipment, breakdown of transport, wars, civil disturbances, strikes, riots, thefts, pilferages, epidemics, medical or custom department regulations, defaults, or any other causes beyond our control.
We do not have any insurance policy covering the expenses for accident, sickness, loss due to theft, or any other reasons. Visitors are advised to seek such insurance arrangements in their home country. All baggage & personal property/s at all times are at the client's risk.
Passports & Visas
To travel to India from overseas countries except for the citizen of Nepal & Bhutan, one needs a 06 months valid passport and a valid Visa. And processing of Passport and Visa are not included in the tour cost.
Any person who has a contagious disease is forbidden to travel, any person found during the tour with such a disease will be asked to leave the tour and will have to make their own arrangements to return home.
Arrival and Departure Policy
Check-in - 12.00 – 15.00 Hours
Check-out – 10.00 - 12.00 Hours
Overnight Houseboat (if provided with itinerary) is 12.00 noon check in and 09.00 hrs next day check out. Early arrival is subject to availability. For guaranteed early check-in, reservation needs to be made starting from the previous night. Later check-outs are available on request and subject to availability / Payment. We can always make a request for early check-in or late checkout if required but we do not guarantee that, that entirely depend upon the policy of the hotel, time of the year and availability of the room.