Have it all – A beach resort stay at Cherai, the verdant sprawling tea gardens of Munnar, the romantic backwaters and a houseboat cruise at Kumarakom. All this comes together to create that perfect setting for your honeymoon. This Kerala Tourism Honeymoon Packages are for honeymooners in search of the quintessential Kerala experience.Watch sunsets over breath-taking horizons and let Kerala keep you forever under her spell.
Your honeymoon starts at Kochi, one of the finest natural harbours and the oldest European settlement in India. Cherai is a clean beach on the outskirts of the city. The lagoons are very close to the beach making for a remarkable destination.
On arrival you will be met by our representative who will take you to your beach resort in Cherai.
Hold hands as you take a stroll together on the magnificent beach at Cherai.
Sunset at Cherai Beach: safe, shallow and quiet
Today evening relax at the beach enjoying the sunset. Being clean and shallow it is very safe for swimming and sunbathing. The beach also features a long walkway with mask lamps which make it enjoyable during the night. If you are lucky you might even spot some of the dolphins in the waters over here!
Return to your hotel and relax for the night.
Today, travel to the lush dramatic Munnar hills, a place that will forever keep you under its spell. In this former hillgetaway of the colonial British, soak up the tranquillity and head out to the verdant tea plantations to taste the local brew. Check-in to your hill resort in Munnar.
The drive up the hills: beautiful waterfalls and tea gardens along the way
This morning, you will drive up through the hills on the way to Munnar. Stop to take a snap of the amazing vistas and views near Attukal and Cheeyapara waterfalls on your way here. Check-in to your resort and relax for a while.
Watch the rhapsody of the carpeted emerald-green tea plantations unfold at Munnar
Visit the Tea Museum: witness tea processing and explore some colonial artefacts
The afternoon would be a great time to visit the tea museum where you could explore artefacts from the colonial times besides witnessing the tea processing procedure. The evening is free for you to go shopping in Munnar town or spending time in the resort.
Relax for the evening at your resort.
This morning set out to explore other attractions in Munnar like Rajamala (national park), the dam and echo point. This evening would be perfect for an intimate candle light dining experience in the coolness of the hill.
Trek along the Eravikulam national park: Meet up with friendly NiligiriTahrs
The terrain in the park is high altitude grasslands and features Anamudi, the highest peak (2695m) south of the Himalayas. Get on one of the government operated mini-buses and take a mild trek to amazing vantage points along with lots of endangered NiligiriTahrs.
Enjoy each other’s company under the gentle, warm, glow of candle lights while you savour exquisite food
An afternoon covering the Mattupetty dam, photo point and Echo point at Munnar
As the day unfolds take a few snaps at photo point before reaching Mattupetty dam. Spend some time here if you feel like taking a motor boat cruise. If nothing else, scream at the top of your voice at echo point and hear your voice resounding through the hills.
Head back to your resort and enjoy an intimate candle light dining experience.
Enjoy your breakfast at Munnar and by 9 am get on a journey to Thekkady, home one of the best managed wildlife reserves in India. With a 100-year-old artificial lake and its setting in the thickly forested Western Ghats, Periyar will not disappoint with a range of activities and wildlife spotting on offer.
TRAVEL TO THEKKADY (110 KMS, 3.5 HRS)
Check-in to your resort, relax for a while and soak in the tropical garden landscape.
Asiatic elephants, gaurs and wild boars are commonly spotted in the reserve during boating
Elephant Safari: Take a ride on top of a friendly elephant (Optional)
Nothing like a friendly jumbo! If you are interested we will take you on a ride through plantations on an elephant or even do a jumbo shower. This is among the best experiences in Thekkady.
If you reach in time, get on one of the boating trips arranged in the reserve. The evening cultural programmes: Kathakali and Kalaripayattu demonstrations are recommended experiences at Thekkady.
Relax for the night at your resort/hotel.
This morning your journey takes you through scenic landscapes of spice gardens and tea to finally reach the backwater town of Kumarakom. It is an idyllic village set in a maze of complex lush waterways marked by its gentle pace of life. This day has been set aside for you to cool your heels in your island resort.
Take it slow: A day of relaxation and ayurveda in a backwater heritage resort
Check into your heritage resort, totally recreated from traditional Kerala style homes. Spend the rest of the day enjoying the scenic environs by the lake side. You make choose to lounge by the pool or pamper yourself with an ayurveda treatment. Ayurveda besides being an ancient Indian science of healing is also a philosophy of living. Relax for the day at Kumarakom.
Recreate the way of life very typical of the backwater culture at Kumarakom
Today enjoy a late breakfast and head to the boarding point of your houseboat in the backwater town of Alleppey. The ‘Venice of the East’ asit is called supports a vibrant village life along the shorelines with paddy fields and palms.
On board a ‘Kettuvallom’: A glimpse of backwater life
After traditional lunch on your private houseboat, the cruise will take you through splendid waterways of narrow canals. You will get opportunities to explore village life and the country side. Afternoons are best spent sunbathing on the deck or lounging in the shade while socialising with your crew. As we drift along you will be amazed by the life by the waterside and witness a spectacular sunset. Experience the night life in an anchored houseboat in the middle of the lake. Overnight stay in Houseboat.
Your trip along narrow canals and stay on a houseboat can be an experience of a lifetime
Today is the last day of your honeymoon tour. Enjoy a splendid breakfast. Check out from your houseboat and head to Kochi. If you are interested in picking up some Kerala souvenirs we will take you to some of the good handicraft shops around town.
Drop back at Airport in the afternoon bidding farewell to god’s own country with memories to last for a life time.
3 star Hotel/resort with neat amenities, hygienic bathrooms & European toilets, Telephone and 24 hours room service
Air Conditioned vehicle with chauffer at your disposal thorough out the tour
Buffet breakfast included at resort/ hotel, special inclusions like CLD and All meals on the houseboat
Candle light dinner, Flower bed with fruit basket, Special honeymoon cake for the couple
Total tour cost
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