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» Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days
» Destination Covered: Cochin, Guruvayoor, Athrampally, Wayanad, Tellicherry, Calicut
» Tour Customizations: Customizable & Extendable
Day wise itinerary:
  • Day 01: Arrival Cochin    By: International Flight
    Arrive Cochin. On arrival in Cochin, you will be met by our representative and transferred to the hotel you are booked in. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 02: Cochin
    After breakfast you can go for a sightseeing tour to explore the many fascinating highlights of Cochin which include - The Jewish Synagogue in what is locally called the Jew Town, St. Francis Church which is the oldest European Church in India, the Santa Cruz Basilica built in 1557 by the Portuguese, the Dutch Palace, the Spice market and the 15th century Chinese fishing nets believed to have been brought by Chinese traders. In the evening, visit an auditorium to watch the famous dance drama of Kerala, the Kathakali. This dance is characterized by some great story telling, amazing costumes and extensive make-up. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 03: Cochin - Guruvayoor - Athirampally (85 Kms/2 – 3 Hrs)
    After breakfast drive to Athirapally enroute visit Guruvayoor, the temple town near Thrissur. One of the most sacred and important pilgrim centres in Kerala, the main attraction in Guruvayoor is the Sree Krishna Temple. Though non Hindus are not permitted inside this temple exploring the streets leading to the main temple entrances is quite fascinating. The charm of Athirampally and Vazhachal waterfalls cannot be described in words. Perched high above the sholayar forest ranges on the fringes of Kerala's fames rain forests the Athirampally waterfalls provide a restful escape for those wanting to leave the hurried pace of city life behind. Relax amidst the scenic attractions of Vazhachal. On arrival check into your hotel. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 04: Athirampally – Wayanad (261 Kms/6 – 7 Hrs)
    After breakfast drive to Wayanad set in the picturesque Western Ghats and mountains at an altitude of about 2000 meters above sea level. Littered with tropical rain forests, dense hills, rolling paddy fields, spice plantations and valleys, Wayanad is a hitherto undiscovered location offering breathtaking views. Today you can visit the Edakkal Caves. It is a pre-historic rock shelter formed naturally out of a strange disposition of three huge boulders making one to rest on the other two with its bottom jutting out in between and serving as the roof. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 05: Wayand
    After breakfast you visit the Wayanad sanctuary where one can find animals like sloth bears, sambhar (wild deer), elephants, monkeys, tigers, reptiles, deer, panthers, and many species of rare birds. Afternoon drive to Kuruva Island, an uninhabited island, a cluster of them infract, in the middle of the expansive Kabini river. The island’s preservation and the eco tourism around it is managed by the participation of the local population living around it and the forest department. The guide practically helps you to navigate your way around the island. Also they are knowledgeable about the general environment and the ecology of the island. He can even take you to the ‘less trodden’ paths you would have otherwise unnoticed or skipped. Though touring Kuruva Island is known to be safe, the company of an experienced guide can be a bit reassuring especially when there are not many visitors around. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 06: Wayanad
    In the morning you can go for a guided trek in the Wayanad sanctuary. Later visit the 3000 year old Thirunelly temple located near the Papanashini stream. This temple is devoted to Vishnu. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 07: Wayanad – Tellicherry (160 Kms/4 Hrs)
    After breakfast drive for Tellicherry.Tellicherry is known as the British christened it during the times of the Raj), a vibrant fishing town in the north of Calicut which is famous for the 3 C's- Circus, Cricket and Cakes. It is known for being the first British settlement in Kerala and needless to say Cakes and Cricket were both introduced here by the British. Tellicherry is famous all over today for its bakeries and cakes. It is also rich in culture and traditions of the North of Kerala. Con arrival check into your hotel.Built in 1862 by an English gentleman called Murdoch Brown, this mansion by the sea still retains its colonial charm. Visit the bustling fish markets in Tellicherry. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 08: Tellicherry
    After breakfast you can visit the bustling fish markets of Tellicherry or visit the ancient fort built by the British. You could also drive to the fascinating Muzhipillangad Beach which is Kerala’s only drive –in beach where you can drive along miles of virgin white sands or laze on the beach and be mesmerized by the beauty of the place. In the evening take part in a cookery demonstration by Faiza your hostess, who is renowned for her ‘Mopilla’ cuisine. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 09: Tellicherry – Calicut (70 Kms/2 Hrs)
    After breakfast Drive to Calicut (Kozhikode), once the erstwhile capital of powerful Zamorins and a historical town. Calicut was a significant port for trade and commerce in the early centuries and the quality cotton, ‘Calico’, is believed to have originated here. Today you can enjoy a relaxing full body Ayurveda massage at the resort. In the evening visit Hindustan Kalari Sangam, which imparts training in ‘Kalaripayattu’ the martial art of Kerala. Spend the evening at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 10: Departure Calicut
    By: International Flight
    Intime transfer to airport to board flight for you’re onwards destination.
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09 Nights / 10 Days

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