Tea Plantation in Kerala

8 day sample itinerary

Classic Kerala Small Group Tour

Backwaters, wildlife and historic sites

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Kerala is best known for its extensive network of backwaters, its emeral green tea plantations and its incredibly hospitable people. Discover the beauty of India's garden on our small group tour. 

2018 Departures: 

4 February, 4 March, 1 April, 6 May, 3 June, 5 August, 2 September, 7 October, 4 November, 

2019 Departures: 

6 January, 3 February, 3 March, 7 April, 5 May, 2 June, 7 July, 4 Aug, 1 September, 6 October, 3 November

Sample Itinerary Summary

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8 days
Guide Price
£1,279 per person
Price based on
Based on 02 March 19 departure from London Gatwick flying with Emirates, meal basis as per itinerary (2 adults sharing) 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
  • 2 nights
  • Munnar
    1 night
  • Periyar
    1 night
  • Allepey
    3 nights
Group basis, Escorted
  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Half Board throughout the tour, and Full Board on the Houseboat
  • Meeting and assistance on arrival and departure by our Hayes & Jarvis representative
  • A/C vehicle throughout
  • Sightseeing, excursions and transport as per program
Not included
  • Items of a personal nature e.g. laundry, tips, drinks and any room service charges
  • Visa fees
  • Travel & Health Insurance
  • Any other items not specifically mentioned above
  • Cochin

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Explore the sites & cultures of medieval Kochi, shaped by a collusion of Portuguese, Dutch and English traders.
  • Munnar

    Itinerary Highlights

    • South India's largest tea-growing region, carpeted in emerald-green tea plantations, contoured, clipped and sculpted like ornamental hedges.
  • Periyar

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Enjoy the flora and fauna of the Periyar wildlife sanctuary which is absolutely thrilling.
  • Allepey

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Indulge into the sounds of the rippling waters, which stretch beyond fifteen hundred kilometers.