Wildlife Tours In Kerala

Kerala Back Water

DURATION : 05 nights -06 days

Kerala, the land of mountains, rivers, lakes and backwaters, has numerous national parks and sanctuaries. Travel to Kerala Wildlife - the most treasured places to sight some very uncommon species in their natural habitats. Some of the finest Wildlife sanctuaries and National Parks in Kerala are nestled in the lush forests of the Western Ghats.Kerala wildlife is a must-see for all visitors who are interested in taking a detour from the usual backwater and beaches tours.

The land of Kerala is a true paradise for the wildlife lovers.The Kerala forests are indeed some of the most magnificent and varied forests found anywhere in the world. The Western Ghats bordering Tamil Nadu and Karnataka are home to the majority of Kerala’s forests and wildlife.

Destinations Covered : Cochin -Thekkady - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Cochin

Day 1 : Cochin

On arrival at the Cochin Airport meet our tour representative who will escort you to the hotel. Cochin is situated on the south-west coast of Indian Peninsula. It is known as the queen of the Arabian Sea and the Gateway to Kerala. Later on move out for the local tour. Visit the Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace, St:Francis Church, Chinese fishing nets and Bolgatty Palace.
Later in the evening return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 2 : Cochin - Thekkady

Morning after breakfast enjoy the drive to Thekkady (Periyar)-India's most fascinating natural wildlife sanctuary. The very sound of the name conjures up images of elephants, unending chains of hill and spice scented plantations. One can experience the most enchanting holiday in the crisp, cool air of the Western Ghats . On reaching Thekkady check in hotel and relax for the rest of the day.

Day 3 : Thekkady

Morning after breakfast drive out for the local tour. Visit The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary,Periyar Lake , Kumily, Mangala Devi Temple , Vandiperiyar and so on. Later in the evening return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 4 : Thekkady - Kumarakom

Morning after breakfast drive to Kumarakom a place best known for the honeymooners. It is a cluster of little islands on the Vembanad Lake. The lush green vegetation and the climate attract a number of tourists to this place. On reaching Kumarakom check in the backwater resort and later on move out for the local tour. Visit the Kumarakom bird sanctuary, house boat jetty and others. Later in the evening return back to the hotel for an overnights stay.

Day 5 : Kumarakom - Alleppey

Morning after breakfast check into the deluxe houseboat to enjoy the 24 hours of backwater cruise from Kumarakom to Alleppey. This journey is considered to be one of the best attractions. The house boat is fully furnished with single and double bedrooms, sundeck, private balcony and a kitchen. It also comprises a chef, driver & cabin assistant.      

The materials that go into the making are all local and Eco friendly bamboo poles, coconut fiber ropes, bamboo mats, coir carpets etc. The main wood used is "Anjili". Spend a night at the house boat.
Day 6 : Alleppey - Cochin
Morning after breakfast check out houseboat at Alleppey, as you would have reached Alleppey by then. Board a cab to drive to Cochin Airport to board your flight to the onwards destination.