New Year in Kerala 2019
New Year in Kerala 2019
December 29 - January 7
11 days in December 2019 during the festive season
Travel with a small group to Kerala, South India and enjoy backwaters, tropical weather, spiritual sites, cultural traditions, amazing food, inspiring landscapes and relaxation!
This is the best time of the year to travel to Kerala, when the tropical weather is around 32C. Beautiful unspoiled beaches lead to a warm clear sea; the gentle rolling of the houseboats along the backwaters is truly relaxing; the authentic ayurveda treatments help in soothing the spirit; the culture and spirituality of this ancient locality will absorb every single inch of our being.
NOTE: bookings NOW OPEN
ITINERARY New Year in Kerala – 2019
28 Dec: leave from departure airport
29 December – Arrive at Cochin Airport – pick up and drive to our Hotel in Kochi. After a little relaxing for the long flight, we will have a short sightseeing of the City, andd other local activities.
30 December – After breakfast, and further local sightseeing we drive to our beach resort in Mararikulam - enjoy the resort, optional Ayurveda treatments, yoga, meditation,visit to local temples, experience fishermen village life, shopping
31 December - Day at leisure, enjoying surroundings. Evening: New Years Eve Gala Dinner (included) in our resort
1 January – Day at leisure in our beach resort.
2 January: After breakfast, we are driving to the nearby market town of Alleppey, to board our houseboat for a cruise and overnight stay (all meals provided)
3 January – After breakfast, we will disembark our houseboat directly in our next backwater resort - check in
Day at leisure, enjoying the backwaters – Optional visit the market town of Vaikom and its Mahadevi Temple – Optional / extra: boating on Lake Vembanad – Ayurveda treatments, yoga and meditation classes are available within the resort. Other activities available locally
4 - 5 January – Enjoying the backwaters, walking excursions to experience the authentic village life of farmers, fishermen, etc with a chance of visiting local fishermen village and local Temples and Churches – Ayurveda treatments, yoga and meditation classes are available within our resort
6 January – Early afternoonwe drive towards Kochi Airport - check in and relax
7 January – Early morning, drive to the Airport to catch the return flight [based on Emirates / Etihad / Qatar]
2019 Price: €945 per person sharing – single room supplement €375
Please note: this is a land tour, flights are not included. Price include transport in a/c mini-bus, full sightseeing, taxes, petrol, tolls, accommodation in 3* & 4* type hotel on a B&B basis, meals where indicated – excludes tips, optional activities and entrance to heritage sites.
NOTE: bookings for this trip are now CLOSED
2020 dates: 29 December 2020 to 7 January 2021 - price TBC
OPTIONAL: Extra 5 days extension visiting Munnar – €455 per person sharing
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