Cheap Flights Tickets, Holidays and Hotel Deals - Southall Travel
ABTA Logo
* Offer valid for selected dates | Subject to Availability | Terms and Conditions Apply

Kerala - the God's Own Country

Kerala - the God's Own Country

This well-designed itinerary allows you to explore the best of what Kerala, the God’s Own Country, has to offer. Starting from Cochin, the tour takes you to many wonderful destinations such as Kumarakom, Alleppey, and Varkala where you can admire natural and cultural wonders of Kerala. From pristine beaches and serene backwaters to lush green hills and glorious temples – Kerala has a lot to explore and experience. 

Tour Nights

  • Cochin: 2 nights
  • Kumarakom: 1 night
  • Alleppey House Boat: 1 night
  • Varkala: 3 nights

Tour At a Glance

  • Admire natural and historical attractions in Cochin
  • Take in the breathtaking views of lakes and backwaters in Kumarakom
  • Experience tranquil charm of Alleppey beaches and backwaters
  • Experience coastal culture of Varkala
  • Tour code: STI83
  • Accommodation Grade
  • Private Tour

09 Days / 07 Nights from fr £ 1039 pp

Itinerary details

Collapse all
  • Day 1 UK – Cochin
    Cochin-01-god-own
    UK – Cochin

    Depart from the UK on an overnight flight to Cochin, India.

  • Day 2 Arrival Cochin & Sight Seeing
    Cochin-02-god-oen-co
    Arrival Cochin & Sight Seeing

    Arrive at Cochin, a beautiful coastal city located in the Indian state of Kerala. Popularly known as the Queen of Arabian Sea, Cochin flaunts an array of natural and historical attractions such as Fort Kochi, Hill Palace, and the picturesque Marine Drive. Today, you’ll enjoy a sightseeing tour in the city. 

  • Day 3 In Cochin
    Cochin-03-own-god
    In Cochin

    This day is dedicated to the exploration of Mattancherry Palace, Chinese Fishing Nets, Kathakali Center, Greenix Village, Arrekal Waterfalls and Mangalvanam Bird Sanctury that beholds the rich natural and cultural history of Kerala. 

  • Day 4 Cochin – Kumarakom
    Kumarakom-god-oen-country
    Cochin – Kumarakom

    Drive from Cochin to Kumarakom. Enjoy a scenic drive through the lush hills of the region. Explore the surroundings in Kumarakom. Brimming with natural beauty, Kumarakom is undoubtedly one of the most spectacular places in India. Lovely backwaters, lush green hills and serene lakes here draw nature lovers and couples in hordes. 

  • Day 5 Kumarakom – Alleppy
    Alleppy-01-own-god-counyrt
    Kumarakom – Alleppy

    Today, you’ll leave for Alleppey. With the Arabian Sea on the west and a large network of lagoons, rivers and lakes surrounding it, Alleppey or Alappuzha is fondly billed as the ‘Venice of the East’. You can visit the Alleppey beach, which is one of the most beautiful beaches in Kerala. St Mary Forane Church, Ambalapuzha temple and Marari beach are a few other attractions that make Alleppey a wonderful holiday destination. 

  • Day 6 Alleppey – Varkala
    Varkala-02-var-own-country
    Alleppey – Varkala

    On your way from Alleppey to Varkala (about 115kms), you will enjoy amazing vistas of green hills and gushing rivers. A suburban town in Thiruvananthapuram district, Varkala is widely known for its tranquil beaches surrounded by dramatic cliffs and picturesque hamlets. The entire region is very peaceful and offers a rejuvenating retreat in the lap of the nature. Explore the serene Thiruvambadi beach, Anjengo Fort, and Vishnu temple today. 

  • Day 7 In Varkala
    Varkala-01-own-cou-iti
    In Varkala

    Enjoy your day at Varkala beach alongwith exploring Varkala Lighthouse, Varkala Cliff, Varkala Aquarium and Varkala Tunnel. 

  • Day 8 In Varkala
    Varkala-04-own-country-varakal
    In Varkala

    Start another water retreat at Chilakoor Beach, proceed to Kappil Lake, Kappil Beach and conclude the day at Edava Beach. 

  • Day 9 Varkala - UK Departure
    Varkala-03-cra-iti0own
    Varkala - UK Departure

    Post breakfast, check out from your hotel in Varkala and proceed towards Trivandrum International Airport for your onward journey to UK. 

Dates & Prices

01 Aug - 15 Sep

Superior (pp)

from
£1039

Single Room Supp (pp)

from
£519

16 Sep - 10 Dec

Superior (pp)

from
£1149

Single Room Supp (pp)

from
£539

11 Jan - 23 Mar

Superior (pp)

from
£1169

Single Room Supp (pp)

from
£539

16 Apr - 31 May

Superior (pp)

from
£1109

Single Room Supp (pp)

from
£509

01 Aug - 15 Sep

Deluxe (pp)

from
£1239

Single Room Supp (pp)

from
£639

16 Sep - 10 Dec

Deluxe (pp)

from
£1329

Single Room Supp (pp)

from
£679

11 Jan - 23 Mar

Deluxe (pp)

from
£1349

Single Room Supp (pp)

from
£679

16 Apr - 31 May

Deluxe (pp)

from
£1239

Single Room Supp (pp)

from
£629

Extension

  • Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu, is a city of vibrant joys and festivities where religion & traditions bind the populace in a bond of warmth and wellbeing.

    Chennai-01
    Day 1

    To Chennai

    Post breakfast, transfer to the airport and proceed towards your onward journey to Chennai. Upon arrival transfer to hotel for 2 nights stay in Chennai. Read More

    Chennai-02
    Day 2

    To Chennai

    Morning visit to the temple city of Kanchipuram. In the afternoon, visit the scenic shore temples at Mahabalipuram. Read More

    Chennai-03
    Day 3

    To Chennai

    Morning visit Chennai city tour including George Town (the original Madras) and the Chennai Museum. Afternoon fly from Chennai to Trivandrum. Read More

    Chennai-06
    Day 4

    To UK

    Transfer to the International airport in Trivandrum towards your onward journey to UK with sweet memories. Read More

       

Hotels

Filter Result

Room Type

Star rating

Location

3,4,5, Cochin,Varkala,Kochi,Kumarakom,Alleppey,
Holiday Inn
Superior

Holiday Inn Cochin

Located in the cosmopolitan city of Cochin, known as the industrial capital of Kerala, Holiday Inn Cochin is a recent addition in this bustling commercial port.Conveniently located on the NH Bypass at a distance of 5 kms from Kakkanad,commercial plac

Hindustan Beach Retreat
Superior

Hindustan Beach Retreat Varkala

Nestled on the beach, this Varkala hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Varkala Beach and Janardanaswamy Temple. Kappil Beach is 4.6 mi (7.5 km) away. Varkala is 55km north of Thiruvananthapuram accessible by road NH-47 via kallambalam, By train, Varkala i

AC Deluxe House Boat
Superior

AC Deluxe House Boat Alleppey

Sail onto the famed backwaters of Kerala on a house boat and behold captivating sights and sounds - swaying palms and images from daily life in local fishing villages. 

Park Regis Aveda Kumarakom
Superior

Park Regis Aveda Kumarakom Kumarakom

The hotel Situated in Kumarakom, Aveda Resorts and Spa is on a lake and close to Kumarakom Boat Jetty, Vembanad Lake, and Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. Regional attractions also include Thirunakkara Mahadeva Temple and Nagambadam Stadium. The Cochin Inte

Crowne Plaza
Deluxe

Crowne Plaza Kochi

Located on the NH 47 Bypass with easy access to the airport, CBD, Kakkanad Infopark, Fort Kochi, and scenic backwaters and beaches to the south.

The Zuri
Deluxe

The Zuri Kumarakom

The Zuri is Located on the serene banks of Vembanad

AC Deluxe House Boat
Deluxe

AC Deluxe House Boat Alleppey

Sail onto the famed backwaters of Kerala on a house boat and behold captivating sights and sounds - swaying palms and images from daily life in local fishing villages. 

B'Canti Boutique Beach Resort
Deluxe

B'Canti Boutique Beach Resort Varkala

Varkala is a coastal town in the Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala, God’s Own Country. Property is on the North Cliff of Varkala away from the large crowds and daily grind. The rocky terrain, captivating cliffs and sandy shores make Varkala

What's Included?

  • Return International flights from UK. Supplement may apply from regional airports.
  • Economy class domestic flights within India.
  • Accommodation as specified or similar.
  • Meals; Bed & Breakfast basis except on House Boat which is on Full Board.
  • All Airport and train transfers as specified by a chauffeur driven car inclusive of representative assistance. Where courtesy transfers are provided by the hotel representative assistance may not be available in some places.
  • Services of a local agent in all major cities and an English speaking guide during sightseeing as specified inclusive of entry fee to the monuments.
  • All applicable taxes and service charges.

What's not Included?

  • Travel insurance is not included. We recommend you take a comprehensive travel insurance to cover your holiday at the time of booking the tour.
  • Visa is not included. UK citizens require entry visas for India.
  • Personal Expenses such as laundry bills, telephones calls, hard & soft drinks, meals other than specified, beverages and mineral water etc
  • Still and video camera fee at monuments and game parks.
  • Tips to drivers, porters, bellboys, guides & waiters etc.
  • Any car arrangements on free days / days at leisure.
  • Any items not mentioned in the itinerary and inclusions.

Additional Information

Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£) based on twin sharing.
* Offer valid for selected dates | Subject to Availability | Terms and Conditions Apply

* Offer valid for selected dates | Subject to Availability | Terms and Conditions Apply

Why our customers love us

Why our customers love us?

Presenting the most dependable travel solutions from London to the world over since 1984, we are trusted widely by people. Our customers can completely depend on us for end to end travel solutions, while all they need to do is pack your bags and arrive in style!

    Why book with Southall Travel?

  • Price Match Guarantee*
  • No fee on credit & debit card transactions
  • Exclusive deals for hundreds of destinations
  • ABTA and ATOL Protected
  • Low deposits

Chat Online

With a Travel Expert

Subscribe for latest deals

Sign up now and get the best holiday and flight deals straight in your inbox!

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

This site uses cookies to analyze traffic and for ads measurement purposes. learn more about how we use cookies.