Golden Triangle with Serene Kerala
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Golden Triangle Tour with Kerala - Kerala Tour Packages

12 Nights/13 Days
Private Tour
Fully Escorted
13 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 3 dinners included
Private Car
English Speaking Driver

Vibrant Experiences

Old & New Delhi Sightseeing
Taj Mahal
Grand Palaces/Forts
Evening with Local Family
Indian Cuisine Cooking Class
Ancient Temples
UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Rural Villages
Tea Estates
Kerala Backwaters
Houseboat Tour
Jungle Safaris
Spice Plantations
Kathakali Dance
Ayurvedic Massages
Beach Resort
Sandy Beaches

Trip Route

Delhi Agra Fatehpur Sikri Abhaneri Jaipur Cochin (Kochi) Munnar Periyar Thekkady Kumarakom (Houseboat) Marari Beach Cochin (Kochi)

With Standard Hotels

A$1147 per person/twin share

With Deluxe Hotels

A$1547 per person/twin share

With Luxury Hotels

A$1947 per person/twin share
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Itinerary
Golden Triangle with Serene Kerala Route Map
Accommodations

City

Standard

Deluxe

Luxury

Nights

Delhi

Hotel Clark International or Similar

Hotel Golden Grand or Similar

Hotel The Lalit or Similar

02

Jaipur

Hotel Gandharwa or Similar

Hotel Park Regis or Similar

Hotel Radisson Blu city center or Similar

02

Agra

Hotel Siris 18 or Similar

Hotel Fern or Similar

Hotel Trident, Agra or Similar

 

01

Cochin

Hotel Cochin Palace or Similar

Hotel Trident Cochin or Similar

Hotel Radisson Blu or Similar

02

Munnar

Hotel Hill View Munnar or Similar

Hotel Tea Valley Resort or Similar

Hotel Blanket Hotel & Spa or Similar

02

Thekkady

Hotel Karar Garden or Similar

Hotel The Elephant Court or Similar

Hotel The Mountain Courtyard  or Similar

 

01

Marari Beach

Marari Green Villas or Similar

Hotel Abad Turtle Beach or Similar

Marari Beach-CGH Earth or Similar

02

Package

Price

AUD1147

AUD1547

AUD1947

 

Day 1: DELHI, WELCOME TO INCREDIBLE INDIA!
You will be greeted & assisted by our representative at Delhi international airport and later transferred to your hotel to check in. Remaining time is at leisure till next day. Meals: Welcome Dinner Included.
Day 2: DELIGHTFUL TOUR OF OLD DELHI
Your day would begin after a leisurely breakfast at the hotel. Post breakfast, you get yourself ready for a personalized guide tour, which begins from the Old and Historic Delhi. The first halt is Red Fort- declared as world heritage site by UNESCO. Advance to the Jama Masjid – standing at a whopping 135ft it is regarded as the biggest mosque in India. Get back to the 300 years old real Mughal times of Old Delhi, and this is not possible if you do not go through the dingy and narrow by lanes and alleys. The guide will arrange a cycle rickshaw tour, which will let you catch a closer insight of old era and the very illustrious Anarkali Bazaar of Chandni Chowk. TOUR OF NEW DELHI After delicious lunch, begin your tour of New Delhi. You will visit the imposing boulevards and buildings such as Rashtrapati Bhawan (President’s Residence), India Gate, and many more in Lutyen’s Delhi (New Delhi). Next, visit Raj Ghat (Gandhi’s memorial), Humayun’s Tomb, Lotus temple and the 12th century Qutab Minar all through the day. In the evening return to your hotel and paint a picture of places you visited in your vivid memory. Meals: Breakfast Included.
Day 3: DELHI – AGRA, TOUR OF ROMANCE AND EXALTATION BEGINS
After breakfast, pack yourself for a road trip to Agra – the Old Capital of Mughals. On arrival, check-in at your hotel. Relax for a while in your hotel room and then visit Agra Fort - a UNESCO world heritage site - known for great Mughal architecture and overwhelming expanse. In the evening visit the famous Taj Mahal-the symbol of love and enjoy the mesmerizing sunset in the backdrop of this symbol of love. Make the overnight stay in your hotel room a memoir of the events of which you were the part. Meals: Breakfast Included.
Day 4: AGRA, SUNRISE VISIT TO TAJ MAHAL
At dawn, visit the incomparable Taj Mahal – one of the seven wonders of the world, to observe the effects caused by the reflections of the changing colors of the rising Sun on this masterpiece. Return back to your hotel for a delectable breakfast, while a part of you is still living in romanticism. FATEHPUR SIKRI - ABHANERI (STEP WELLS) After breakfast checkout from the hotel and drive towards Fatehpur Sikri-a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a perfectly preserved red sandstone ghost town, which was once the capital of Mughal Empire built in 1569 and deserted when its water supply failed. Later drive towards Abhaneri. The Chand Baori is a stepwell built over a thousand years ago in the Abhaneri village of Rajasthan. It is one of the largest stepwells in the world and one of the most beautiful ones. JAIPUR Later, you will be transferred to Jaipur, “The Pink City of India”. As the evening sets in, explore the bustling local bazaar & indulge yourself in shopping local handmade artifacts & jewelry. Remaining time is at leisure till next morning. Meals: Breakfast Included.
Day 5: JAIPUR, THE PINK CITY
Enthralling, historical Jaipur, Rajasthan’s capital, is the gateway to India’s most flamboyant state, Rajasthan. Renowned globally for its colored gems, the capital city of Rajasthan combines the allure of its ancient history with all the advantages of a metropolis. Since the color pink was symbolic of hospitality, Maharaja Ram Singh of Jaipur painted the entire city pink. The pink that colors the city makes for a marvelous spectacle to behold. The morning is fresh as ever for you, and this is when you will have an excursion to Amber Fort by jeep. This palace is laid out over four layers and sits beside the shimmering Maota Lake. Afterwards visit the Maharaja's City Palace (the home of the erstwhile royal family), Hawa Mahal (the Palace of winds) and visit its museum of regal clothing and textiles. Then we continue to the UNESCO-listed Jantar Mantar space observatory. EVENING WITH LOCAL FAMILY & COOKING CLASS Spend evening with the local family. You will experience a great insight into the lifestyle of Indian family. Later, you will be part of a cooking class with the local family. You will learn few local dishes and how to prepare them from with fresh ingredients. Enjoy the dinner prepared by you with the family. Return to your hotel and live a memorable night. Meals: Breakfast & Dinner Included.
Day 6: JAIPUR - COCHIN (KOCHI), KERALA
This Morning after breakfast checkout from your hotel and at appropriate time you will be transferred to Jaipur airport for your flight to Cochin (Kochi). Upon arrival in the God’s Own Country at Kochi, one of our representatives will assist you with hotel transfers. KATHAKALI DANCE Add a cultural tinge to the evening with a Kathakali dance performance at a popular cultural centre in Fort Kochi. The, colourful dance is not merely a dance. It is an art form that comprises powerful storytelling with ritual, drama, and music. Enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel. Meals: Breakfast & Welcome Dinner Included.
Day 7: COCHIN (KOCHI), ANTIQUES SHOPPING & COOKING CLASS
Your second day of the tour starts with a delicious breakfast followed by a guided sightseeing tour of Kochi/Cochin. Explore St. Francis Church- the oldest church in India, the imposing Santa Cruz basilica built by the Portuguese, the heritage sites of Fort Kochi and shop for antiques and spices. Chinese fishing nets, the Dutch Palace and Jewish Synagogue are other highlights of the tour. You will have several opportunities to find prized souvenirs such as spices and antiques while shopping at Jew Street. COOKING CLASS Later, visit the home of Mrs. Nimmy Paul, a renowned Keralan Chef. Enjoy a traditional Hindu food "Sadhya" served on a banana leaf, an extensive meal usually served at weddings and other festivals. Nimmy will explain the traditions and history behind the dishes. During the afternoon Nimmy will lead a cooking demonstration in which you can also participate. Rest of the evening is at leisure till next morning. Meals: Breakfast Included.
Day 8: MUNNAR, SCENIC DRIVE
Scenic drive from Kochi to Munnar is the highlight of the third day. Have breakfast and head to Munnar, probably one of the most enchanting hill stations in South India. Drive through lofty mountains of Western Ghats and admire the natural beauty of rolling hills and green valleys. Spend some time at the stunning Valara Waterfall while travelling to Munnar. Rest of the evening is at leisure till next morning. Stay overnight at Hotel in Munnar. Meals: Breakfast Included.
Day 9: MUNNAR, NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast start a sightseeing tour of Munnar. Visit the Tea Museum, where you learn about the processing of the favorite brew of India. In the afternoon visit the Eravikulam National Park, the high attitude sanctuary known for the Nilgiri Tahr and the Neelakurinji flowers that bloom once in 12 years. Later proceed to Mattupetty Dam and capture the captivating views. Activities like horse riding and boating add more fun to your visit to the Mattupetty Lake. The Shola Forests is sure to amaze Thrill seekers and birdwatchers with its trekking and bird watching opportunities. Viewpoint, and Echo Point are other pit stops of the tour. Stay overnight at Hotel in Munnar. Jeep safari – tea plantation tour, village walking tour, Meals: Breakfast Included.
Day 10: THEKKADY, WILDLIFE BOAT RIDE
On the fifth day, a picturesque drive to Periyar National Park takes you to one of the lushest jungles in India. Check-in at the hotel and later be a part of wildlife boat ride over the beautiful Periyar Lake in Periyar National Park, one of the prominent elephants and tiger reserves in India and admire the gorgeous natural surroundings. You can explore various species of animals and birds and might get a glimpse of wild elephants, tigers, boars and bison. Overnight stay in Thekkady. Meals: Breakfast Included.
Day 11: KUMARAKOM, BACKWATERS HOUSEBOAT
Today, we will take you to Kumarakom, often referred to as the ‘Venice of the East’, with its meandering lagoons, coconut trees, endless rows of paddy fields. Once you reach this paradise, a smooth transfer will be provided to jetty point to embark on your excursion through the mesmerizing backwaters on a houseboat. Undoubtedly, this houseboat cruise in the backwaters is the most outstanding highlight of a holiday in Kerala. It will be a unique and exclusive experience in your lifetime. You will be cruising along the village sides and paddy fields witnessing the core life of the Kerala villages. Spend your afternoon while sailing through the gorgeous backwaters of Kumarakom. Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Included. MARARI, BEACH RESORT Post houseboat cruise in backwaters, we will drive you to the stunning beach town of Marari. Marari Beach is a perfect location for holidaying with family or friends. The serenity and tranquility of this beach take beach lovers backwards in time. Check-in at your resort and have a relaxing evening. Overnight stay in your beach resort. Meals: Breakfast Included.
Day 12: MARARI, BEACH RESORT
Today is all about relaxing and chilling out. Soak up and enjoy the serenity on the deserted sandy beaches. This beach in Kerala is eternal with coconut palm trees and golden sands. The indolent pace of local life makes vacationing near the Marari beach a reviving experience. Your day is free for leisure activities. You may choose to participate in an Ayurveda Massage.
Roam around the beach as there are plenty of sightseeing places where you can spend some quality time with your loved ones. If you are there in the month of August, you may also try and enjoy Snake Boat Races. Adventure freaks can also choose for sea surfing, parasailing, water skiing, and deep-sea fishing. Overnight stay at resort.
Meals: Breakfast Included.
Day 13: COCHIN, DEPARTURE
Check out from your hotel and get a transfer to Cochin International Airport. Board your return flight and fly back home with memories to cherish for life. Tour ends. Meals: Breakfast Included.
Accommodations

City

Standard

Deluxe

Luxury

Nights

Delhi

Hotel Clark International or Similar

Hotel Golden Grand or Similar

Hotel The Lalit or Similar

02

Jaipur

Hotel Gandharwa or Similar

Hotel Park Regis or Similar

Hotel Radisson Blu city center or Similar

02

Agra

Hotel Siris 18 or Similar

Hotel Fern or Similar

Hotel Trident, Agra or Similar

 

01

Cochin

Hotel Cochin Palace or Similar

Hotel Trident Cochin or Similar

Hotel Radisson Blu or Similar

02

Munnar

Hotel Hill View Munnar or Similar

Hotel Tea Valley Resort or Similar

Hotel Blanket Hotel & Spa or Similar

02

Thekkady

Hotel Karar Garden or Similar

Hotel The Elephant Court or Similar

Hotel The Mountain Courtyard  or Similar

 

01

Marari Beach

Marari Green Villas or Similar

Hotel Abad Turtle Beach or Similar

Marari Beach-CGH Earth or Similar

02

Package

Price

AUD1147

AUD1547

AUD1947

 

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Inclusions
  • Accommodation at the specified hotels.
  • Daily breakfast during your stay at all proposed destinations.
  • Welcome dinners on Day1 & Day6.
  • Cooking class with dinner in Jaipur.
  • Cooking class in Cochin.
  • Garlanding welcome at the Airport in Delhi.
  • Jeep Ride in National Park, Munnar.
  • Houseboat Ride In Kumarakom including Lunch.
  • All arrival and departure transfers, sightseeing by an exclusive deluxe air-conditioned Car with chauffeur as per the itinerary.
  • Services of English-speaking local tour guide during all sightseeing tours in Delhi, Agra Cochin, Munnar & Jaipur.
  • Rickshaw/Battery Rickshaw ride to Chandi chowk and Khari Bowli spice market.
  • 1 mineral water per person per day.
  • Free Visit to Taj Mahal Inlay Marble work (Workshop).
  • Free Visit to Jaipur's Famous Block Printing Work (Workshop).
  • Jeep Ride in Amber Fort, Jaipur.
  • Battery bus services from Taj Mahal Parking to Taj Mahal Gate and Return.
  • Airport pickup and transfers.
  • State tax, toll taxes and all applicable taxes.
  • Assistance at all pickup and departure points.
Exclusions
  • Entrance and Camera fees to the monuments and palaces.
  • Anything Not Mentioned in The Inclusions.
  • Porterage at Hotels and Airports, Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Liquors, Wine, Etc.
  • All Items of Personal Nature.
  • Any Cost Arising Due to Natural Calamities Like Landslides, Roadblocks, Etc.
  • Any Increase in Taxes or Fuel Leading to An Increase In Surface Transport.
  • Meals not specified in Itinerary.
  • Tips for staff, guide & driver. 
  • Domestic & International airfares. 
  • Optional, suggested, or unspecified activities. 
  • Insurance and Medi claim.
  • Insurance of any kind.
  • Visa costs.
  • Anything not mentioned or “optional” or “own account” in the itinerary.
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