Hills and Backwaters

Hills and Backwaters

Kochi - Munnar - Thekkady - Alleppey

  • 4 nights / 5 days
  • Travel Period - OCT'23 - MAY'24
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  • Themes: Hills, Beaches, Wildlife, Backwaters


Nature's ultimate masterpiece! The dense, verdant foliage, tranquil backwaters, serene lakes, and captivating temples and synagogues together make what we know of Kerala today. Embark on this immersive five-day journey to witness the serene glamour of palm-fringed beaches, emerald backwaters, and luxuriant green valleys. Immerse yourself in the gentle whispers of sea breezes as you bask in the enchanting beauty of Kerala. Famed for its sprawling plantations of coffee, tea, and spices, as well as its rich wildlife diversity, Kerala stands as one of India's most sought-after tourist havens. Discover the captivating attractions of Munnar, Thekkady, and Alleppey as you traverse through this extraordinary expedition.


Day 1 - Cochin Arrival | Journey from Cochin to Munnar (135 km/about 5 hours)

Upon reaching Cochin, embark on a picturesquely soothing drive to Munnar. Once you arrive there, complete the check-in procedure at the hotel. Following that, you have the rest of the day to relax and explore at your own pace.

Enjoy your overnight stay at the hotel arranged at Munnar.

Day 2 - Exploring the attractions of Munnar

Upon having a scrumptious breakfast meal at the hotel, embrace yourself for a captivating sightseeing tour of Munnar city. Get your shoes on to visit the Eravikulam National Park, Mattupetty Dam, Old Munnar Town, and the Town Market. Take the remaining day to relax and unwind. Stay comfortably overnight at the hotel.

Day 3 - Munnar to Thekkady Drive (130 km/approx. 4 hours)

Following breakfast, set out for a scenic drive to Thekkady (Periyar).

Nestled within the Western Ghats, Thekkady is renowned for its natural reserves and aromatic spice estates. The area is home to diverse wildlife, including tigers, elephants, spotted deer, langurs, sambar, and wild boars. A journey through Kerala would be incomplete without a visit to this destination, offering abundant opportunities for leisure pursuits like a calming boat ride on the Periyar Lake, exploration of the Periyar National Park, and an immersion in the world of spice plantations.

Upon arrival, complete the check-in process at the hotel. Wander through the famed spice plantations (additional charges may apply), where the tranquility and fragrances of various spices such as pepper, vanilla, cinnamon, and nutmeg will rejuvenate your senses.

Subsequently, make your way back to the hotel to unwind after a day full of activities.

Day 4 - Thekkady to Alleppey Drive (160 km/approx. 4 hours)

Following a delightfully fulfilling breakfast, complete your check-out procedures at the hotel and set off to Alleppey - commonly referred to as the Venice of the East.

Alleppey, also known as Alappuzha, stands as one of the earliest planned towns in the area. Renowned for its houseboat cruises, boat races, pristine beaches, and marine offerings, this destination holds global acclaim as a backwater haven. Among its many serene attractions are Alappuzha Beach, Mullakkal Temple, CSI Christ Church, the historic lighthouse, and Punnamada Lake.

Upon reaching, proceed with the check-in process at the hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 5 - Alleppey to Cochin Departure (95 km/approx. 2.5 hours)

Indulge in a fulfilling breakfast before finalizing your hotel checkout. Afterwards, proceed to the Cochin Airport to catch your flight back home.

Journey concludes.

Hotel / Transport

Munnar Devonshire or similar
Thekkady Pepperwine or similar
Alleppey World Bckwaters or similar

GST 5 % will be applicable.



This package covers:

  • Accommodation for 4 nights at the specified hotels with the designated meal plans.
  • Enjoy daily breakfast at the hotel (4 breakfasts included).
  • All transfers and sightseeing using air-conditioned vehicles as outlined.
  • Inclusive of road taxes and parking charges.


This package does not include:

  • Airfare / Train fare
  • Personal expenses such as shopping.
  • Entrance fees, boating charges at Thekkady, meals, and items not mentioned in the inclusions.
  • Admission fees for monuments and guide services.
  • An additional 5% GST will be applicable.

Payment Policy

Advance Booking Fee

  • 30 days or more before date of departure: 25% of total costs
  • 29 - 20 days before date of departure: 50% of total cost
  • 19 days or less before date of departure: 100% of total cost
  • Important: The booking stands liable to be cancelled if 100% payment is not received 20 days before date of departure.

Cancellation Policy

If you Cancel your Holiday

You or any member of your party may cancel their travel arrangements at any time. Written notification or an e-mail to that effect from the person who made the booking must be received at our office. The cancellation charges applicable are as per the published cancellation policy below:

Cancellation charges per person.

  • 30 days or more before departure: 25% of total cost
  • 29 - 20 days before departure: 50% of total cost
  • Less than 19 days before departure: 100% of total cost

About Places



Located in the iconic Idukki district in Kerala, Thekkady - a small region is known for its various mesmerizing sites such as Periyar National Park and Periyar Tiger Reserve, both of which beckon tourists from across the nation. Encompassing an expansive 770 square kilometers, with approximately 360 square kilometers wrapped in evergreen forests, the Periyar National Park offers exploration, nature strolls, and wildlife encounters. One can easily spot elephants, sambar, tigers, Indian bison, langurs, and macaques.

In proximity to the reserve lie additional stupefying attractions like Mangala Devi Kannagi Temple, the Cardamom Hills, the Chellar Kovil waterfalls, and much more. Multiple scintillating scenic vistas could be enjoyed easily as Thekkady is blessed to be geographically near the Western Ghats; hence is a great place for nature enthusiasts who love trekking and hiking through its mist-shrouded hills. Panoramic views of the meandering Periyar River forming a reservoir with the Mullaperiyar Dam could be relished in the Park's expanse.

Terms & Conditions

If We Change or Cancel Your Holiday

We do plan the arrangements in advance. It is unlikely that we will have to make any changes to your travel arrangements. Occasionally, we may have to make changes and we reserve the right to do so at any time. If there are any changes, we will advise you of them at the earliest possible date. We also reserve the right in any circumstances to cancel your travel arrangements by assigning reasons to you.

If we are unable to provide the booked travel arrangements due to reasons beyond our control (for instance, bad weather):

We shall first try to offer you alternative dates for the tour if the tour hasn't already commenced. - If the tour has already commenced, then we shall refund the booking price/fee charged from you on a pro-rata basis depending on portion of the tour standing utilized by you. - In all circumstances, however, our liability shall be limited refunding to you the price we charged as the tour fees.

Change Your Holiday Plan

After confirmation of services, if you wish to change your travel arrangements in any way, for example your chosen departure date or accommodation, we will do our utmost to make these changes, but it may not always be possible. Any request for changes to be made must be in writing from the person who made the booking. All cost incurred due to amendment will be borne by yourself.

If You Have a Complaint

If you have a problem during your holiday, PLEASE INFORM THE RELEVANT SUPPLIER, (e.g. your hotelier, transporter etc.) and/or our representative IMMEDIATELY who will endeavor to put things right. If your complaint is not resolved locally, please follow this up within 28 days of your return home by writing to us, giving your booking reference and all other relevant information. However, please be advised that while we are happy to assist you in the redressal of your complaint, if any, we will be able to extend only our best efforts in managing/coordinating your complaint with the respective service provider. All third-party service providers are independent contractors who at no time are under our control or supervision.

Our Liability to You

We accept responsibility for ensuring that your travel arrangements, which you book with us, are supplied as represented and promised to you. If any parts of your travel arrangements are not provided as promised, due to the fault of our employees, agents, we will pay you appropriate compensation if this has affected the enjoyment of your travel arrangements. Our liability in all cases shall be limited to the costs of your travel arrangements.

We do not accept any responsibility for any third-party services or service providers, like hotels, transport etc. For example, travel delays are the responsibility of the transporters and inefficient hospitality is the responsibility of the hotels.

We are only your tour operator and at no time do we act as managers for your respective responsibilities and personal obligations. We are therefore not responsible for your acts, misdemeanor, omissions and neither are we responsible for managing any of your personal affairs; for example, we are not responsible for ensuring the safety of your personal belongings, travel documents, etc. at any time before the commencement of the tour or after it or during the tour.

Holiday Insurance

It will be your responsibility to purchase any sort of holiday insurance cover and we are not responsible for the same.

Exactness Not Guaranteed

We cannot and do not guarantee the exactness of any service that may be provided to you. For instance, photographs of the interiors of the hotel rooms posted on our website have been sourced from the respective Hotel management, the visual appeal of a room selected by you cannot and is not guaranteed by us. Similarly, while we assure you of enjoyable holidays, we cannot and do not guarantee or represent that such tour will be as per your mental perception, imagination or thought about such tours.

General Important Notes

In case there is any change in price the same will be communicated to yourself and only after your confirmation, we will proceed further. There will be no reduction for un-utilized services

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Surcharges may be applicable over and above the holiday price for the requested period. The same will be advised at the time of booking or prior to confirmations.
You need to make an advance payment at the time of confirming the tour and make the balance payment 35 days prior to the departure of the tour.

Forfeiture Of Deposits

We shall be within our rights to forfeit the non- refundable interest free deposit paid by you. In the event you cancel the booking, or on failure on your part to adhere to the tour payment schedule as informed in the documentation Check List, or in the event the visa of any country is not granted or you are unable to travel on the tour booked due to any reason whatsoever, including medical ground or sickness, the non-refundable interest free deposits shall stand forfeited, and the scale of cancellation set out in the How To Book section of the brochure shall be applicable and binding.

Important Notes

Please be advised that these are the sole and complete terms and conditions governing the tour operations, supplemented only by the User Agreement. No employees of our Company or our agents have the authority to amend, modify or change these conditions, and you are advised to rely on the terms "as is". Tripify reserves the right to change or modify these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice.


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