Cochin fishing nets

12 day itinerary

Kerala and Sri Lanka multi centre

Houseboats, tea plantations and wildlife

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On this unique multi centre you can expect to experience the culture and adventure of southern India,in particular Kerala's backwaters and houseboats and wildlife treks. Start by discovery Kerala on out Classic Kerala tour where you can expect culture, houseboats and delicious cuisine. Continue on to Sri Lanka and you're sure to be charmed by this exotic country with its stunning green landscape, thriving wildlife, authentic culture and diverse history.

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Walking wildlife tour
  • Staying on a house boat and experiencing Kerala's back waters
  • Elephant spotting in Udawalawe
  • Turtle Hatchery

Sample Itinerary Summary

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12 days
Guide Price
£2,099 per person
Price based on
Based on 02 March 19 departure from London Heathrow flying with Sri Lankan Airlines, meal basis as per itinerary (Kerala) and 5 nights bed and breakfast in a Superior Charm Room (Sri Lanka) including transfers.
Our guide price gives you an idea of how much to budget for an itinerary like this. The price will vary based on many elements including exchange rates, and your choice of accommodation, duration, departure date, airline and cabin class.
Destination Breakdown
Private basis, Escorted or Self-Guided
  • Kerala

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Tour the scenic backwaters
    • House boat and back waters
    • Traditional fishing village
    • Tea plantations
    • Historic buildings
  • Bentota

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Charming cultural towns
    • Diverse culture
    • Relaxing beaches
    • Stunning landscapes
    • Elephant sanctuary and turtle hatchery

Kerala, is southern India at it's best, from historical buildings, tea plantations, dense forest walks to an overnight stay on a traditional houseboat and cruising the back waters of Kerala. Once experienced this will stay with you for a lifetime and will leave you longing to go back and experience more of what this amazing and diverse country has to offer. On this tour you will experience: Cochin (2 nights) Historical Dutch and and Portuguese buildings Munnar (1 night) Tea plantations and factory Periyar (1 night) Wildlife sanctuary to watch elephants bath in the lake Private houseboat (1 night) Cruise through the backwaters Allepy (2 nights) Time at leisure on the canals and lakes.


Be charmed by exotic Sri Lanka with its stunning green landscape, thriving wildlife, authentic culture and diverse history. Seeing this beautiful country is key, we have daily private tours available as well as the option to hire a driver and tailor a tour to suit you. We recommend a relaxation stay on the beautiful coastline for some well earned pampering.