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Explore Kerala - popular tourist destination for its tropical greenery.

Kerala

Kerala is a popular tourist destination for its backwaters, yoga, Ayurvedic treatments and tropical greenery. Kerala has the highest Human Development Index in India, comparable with that of first world nations but with a much lower per capita income.

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WAYANAD PACKAGE

WAYANAD PACKAGE

  • Duration – 3 Nights 4 Days

Day 01: Departure for Wayanad

Arrive at proposed departure Railway station in the night to catch the train to Calicut. Overnight journey in train.

Day 02: Transfer to Wayanad

Morning reaches Calicut and fresh up at Calicut Railway station/Youth Hostel according to availability, after breakfast transfer to Wayanad by bus/tempo traveler. On the way to Kalpetta, visit ;

The Pookot Lake (9 am – 10 am) which is a breathtaking location. The water is clear and the foliage that surrounds it is a beautiful forest. Visitors can enjoy a boat ride against a serene backdrop. An ideal picnic spot, this beautiful lake is the perfect spot to admire mother nature. The area surrounding the lake has an aquarium, children’s park and a small emporium selling handicrafts and spices.

On the way to Soochippara Waterfalls view Chembra Peak, which is the tallest peak in all of Wayanad district. It is at a staggering height of 2100 meters above sea level. This peak is especially popular with both mountain climbers and trekkers alike

The Soochippara Waterfalls (12 Noon to 1 pm) also known as Sentinel Rock Waterfalls are situated near Meppadi is nature’s treasured gift. The waterfall cascading from a height of 100 to 300 feet is a treat to the eyes. The pool sited below the falls offers great opportunities for swimming, bathing, water rafting, etc. another attraction is the tree top huts presenting a distinct views of the Western Ghats and of the shining shallow waters of the spring.

Lunch at local restaurant on self payment

Meenmutty Falls, Kalpetta, (2 pm to 4pm) the most impressive water fall that can be found in the Wayanad district is Meenmutty Falls. Gurgling down from a height of 300 meters, it falls in 3 separate tiers. Reaching the falls involves a 2 km trek, but the view of the falls, makes it worth the effort. During the monsoons, this waterfall can be enjoyed only from a distance, due to the voluminous level of water. Trekking is a good option to explore its surroundings, but considering the rugged and undulated terrains, taking a guide along is advisable.

After visiting these places will reach Kalpetta, on arrival check-in to hotel, evening free for leisure for your own activities. Overnight stay at hotel

Day 03: Sightseeing: Banasura Sagar Dam – Edakkal Caves

Morning after breakfast, check-out from hotel and visit the largest earth dam- Banasura Sagar Dam

Banasura Sagar Dam (9 am to 11 am) is approximately 25 km towards the north west of Kalpetta. It is considered to be the largest earth dam in India and the second largest in Asia. The dam extends to a wide area with crystal clear waters. Undisturbed and engulfed amidst the hills, Bansura Sagar Dam is an absolute beauty. It is an ideal place for picnic as it is surrounded by the bounty of nature and the low sound of the clear water gives a feeling of freshness. In fact, when the dam is full, the landscape portrays a picture of upstream formation of the dam and is a mesmerizing sight to visitors. Boating and other water recreational activities are available at the dam.

After lunch (self payment), transfer to Sulthan Bathery. On the way visit Edakkal caves

Edakkal cave (2 pm – 4 pm) is 25 km from Kalpetta and just 3 km from Ambalavayal. This is a crevice for about 96 ft in length and 22 ft width. A fissure was created due to a rock splitting due to natural weathering. The depth of the crevice and the fissure is nearly 30 ft which gives an appearance of a cave to any observer. There are human and animal figures carvings on the rock walls depicting pre-historic period and civilized people. The caves can be approached by 1km trekking trail starting from Edakkal. The best visiting hours are morning and it is open till 5 pm. Tourists need to indulge in a one and half hour long trek to reach the entrance of the caves. The roads are in good condition. In order to reach the actual cave, tourists will have to trek uphill for another 45 minutes.

After sightseeing check-in to hotel, dinner at hotel and Overnight stay at Sulthan Bathery

Day 04: Sightseeing

Morning after breakfast, visit Wildlife Sanctuary at Muthanga

The Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary, also referred to as the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary, is located on 345 square kilometers of densely forested land. This sanctuary is popular with birdwatchers. Such birds as peacocks, babblers, egrets, snipes, bulbuls, peafowl, and cormorants can be seen here. A wide variety of exotic animals call this sanctuary home as well. Asian elephants, leopards, cheetahs, tigers, gaurs, spotted deer, sloth bears, and sambars all reside here. You can arrange for an elephant ride into the dense forest to explore the sanctuary by contacting the Forest Department. Access to the area without an elephant is limited because of how dense the forest is there.

Lunch at Muthanga (self payment).Evening reach Sulthan Bathery, dinner at hotel, overnight stay at hotel in Sulthan Bathery

Day 05: Sightseeing

Morning after breakfast, check-out from hotel and transfer to Calicut to catch the train to final destination.

 

* COST INCLUDES

  • 3 Nights Accommodation with breakfast and dinner
  • Return Train fare on sleeper class (train fare vary depending on the departure destination)
  • Pick up and drop from RAILWAY STATION
  • 4 Days sightseeing in Non AC 12 seated tempo traveller as per itinerary mentioned 
  • Parking, driving allowances toll All applicable tax as per the date

PACKAGE EXCLUDES

  • Any portage at Hotel, tips, Laundry, Mineral Water, Telephone charges & all items of personal nature & meals & drinks not specified in the inclusions.
  • Any services not specifically mentioned in the inclusions.
  • Tour ESCORT/GUIDE charges extra

Validity:

  • Valid till March 2014 except during 20th December, 2013 to January 10, 2014.
  • Booking is Subject to availability of rooms at the hotels / house boats

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