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Holidays to Kerala, India: Cochin Periyar Houseboat Packages Kovalam

Holidays to Kerala, India: Cochin + Periyar + Houseboat Packages + Kovalam

Our wonderful range of holidays to Kerala offer a gentle introduction to India, combining the port city of Cochin with the tea plantations of Munnar, the wildlife of Periyar, relaxing houseboat packages and the stunning beaches of Kovalam.
 
Situated on the southwest coast of India, Kerala is renowned for its Ayurvedic spa treatments, yoga culture & glorious beaches. The warm tropical climate is inviting and the southern Indian cuisine is simply delicious.
 
But the jewel in Kerala’s crown is its magnificent Backwaters - a network of freshwater lakes and rivers that stretches over 930 miles and provides a vital waterway for transporting people and their produce. All holidays to Kerala, India should include an overnight stay on the backwaters, using our traditional rice houseboat packages. You can observe the traditional way of life, as you cruise along the many canals and lakes. Select your own dinner from the local fish market, which your crew will prepare in the delicious southern style while you enjoy a magnificent sunset over the waters.
 
You can also include a home stay in Kumarakom, a birding hot spot on the vast Vembanad Lake, and relax on the glorious beaches of Kovalam.
 
For expert advice on holidays to Kerala India, Cochin, Periyar, houseboat packages & Kovalam, contact our team on 01582 766122 today. We can tailor make a holiday to your exact requirements. Download our India brochure (PDF 1.2 Mb)
 
Selling holidays to Kerala, India for over 15 years.
ALL OUR HOLIDAYS TO KERALA INDIA, COCHIN, PERIYAR, HOUSEBOAT PACKAGES & KOVALAM ARE FINANCIALLY PROTECTED wherever in the world you live.
More information on holidays to Kerala India, including Cochin, Periyar, Houuseboat packages & Kovalam beach:
 
The spice trading port of Cochin (now called Kochi) is the gateway to the beautiful state of Kerala on the southwest tip of India. On Kerala holidays you will be introduced to the cuisine of southern India and its relaxed rural way of life. The tea producing hill station at Munnar is a popular stopover on Kerala holidays to India, as is Periyar National Park where you can see wild Asian elephants.
 
Be sure to include an overnight on one of the traditional rice houseboats on the vast Backwaters. Then relax at a quiet beach resort on the Arabian Sea, such as Kovalam with its warm shallow waters that are ideal for swimming. On Kerala holidays to India you will have the opportunity to participate in early morning yoga classes and don’t forget to try out an Ayurvedic spa treatment, for which this region is world famous.
Beautiful Kerala, with Houseboat + Kovalam Beach
IPG12K
12 NIGHTS
FROM £1,595
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Periyar Asian Elephants India Kerala Houseboat Munnar Kovalam

See a more relaxed side of India on this wonderful holiday to beautiful Kerala in the southwest. From the port city of Cochin, once the centre of the spice trade, visit the tea plantations at Munnar & get up close to Asian elephants in Periyar. Stay overnight on a traditional Rice Houseboat, then relax on Kovalam beach. English speaking guides, private driver & all sightseeing included.

Periyar Asian Elephants India Kerala Houseboat Munnar Kovalam
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Munnar
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Kerala Backwaters
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Rice Houseboat
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Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary
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Kovalam Beach
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Tea Plantations
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Thattekad
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Cochin
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City Tour & Dutch Palace
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Periyar Elephants & Tigers Reserve
Temples of Tamil Nadu + Kerala
IPM14C
14 NIGHTS
FROM £1,995
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Photo Tamil Nadu Temple Tour Kerala Pondicherry Chennai Periyar

Explore the temples & cultures of Tamil Nadu in south India, with your own private driver/guide. Starting from Chennai (formerly Madras), visit the Shore Temple at Mahabalipuram, French-influenced Pondicherry & the temples of Tanjore & Madurai. See Periyar's wild elephants, stay on a Rice Houseboat & relax on the beautiful Kerala backwaters. English speaking guides & sightseeing included.

Photo Tamil Nadu Temple Tour Kerala Pondicherry Chennai Periyar
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Pondicherry
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Tanjore
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Kumarakom
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Mahabalipuram Port
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Kerala Backwaters
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Chennai (Madras)
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Madurai
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Periyar
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Rice Houseboat
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Mararikulam Beach
Golden Triangle + Ranthambore + Kerala
IPG15D
15 NIGHTS
FROM £2,395
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Kerala Houseboat India Taj Mahal Rajasthan Golden Triangle

This top-selling holiday combines the cultural treasures of Jaipur in Rajasthan & ancient Delhi, with relaxation in beautiful Kerala. Visit the magnificent Taj Mahal in Agra & Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, then fly to Kerala. Stay overnight on a traditional Rice Houseboat, before relaxing on Mararikulam Beach. English driver & city guides, tiger safari (with private jeep) & all specified sightseeing included.

Kerala Houseboat India Taj Mahal Rajasthan Golden Triangle
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Ranthambore Tiger Reserve
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Agra Fort
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Cochin
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Taj Mahal
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Kumarakom Backwaters
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Fatehpur Sikri
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Delhi
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Kathikali Dance Show
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Jaipur
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Mararikulam Beach
Birding in Western Ghats + Kerala Houseboat
IPW12C
12 NIGHTS
FROM £2,495
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
Birding In Western Ghats Kerala India Thattekad Endemics Holiday Tour

Enjoy birding In the Western Ghats in the state of Kerala in India. Spot many Thattekad endemics at Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, visit Munnar hill station, Periyar Tiger Reserve & Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary on this holiday. Spend a night on a traditional rice houseboat & relax at Mararikulam beach. English speaking guide, all tour transfers & local naturalist birding guides included.

Birding In Western Ghats Kerala India Thattekad Endemics Holiday Tour
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Cochin
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Mararikulam tour
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Periyar Reserve
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Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary
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Birding in Western Ghats
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Munnar
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Kerala India
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Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
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Thattekad Endemics
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Rice Houseboat holiday
Tiger Safari + Kerala: Kanha + Pench + Kovalam Beach
IRD12M
12 NIGHTS
FROM £2,790
Per person sharing
International flights quoted separately
India Tiger Safari Kerala Kanha Pench Cochin Houseboat Kovalam Beach

This classic India tiger safari combines Kerala with jeep safaris in two of the country's most famous tiger reserves - Kanha & Pench. Afterwards fly Cochin in southern India for a city tour and spend a night on a traditional rice houseboat on the tranquil Kerala backwaters. Complete your holiday relaxing on warm Kovalam beach. All transfers & jeep safaris included.

India Tiger Safari Kerala Kanha Pench Cochin Houseboat Kovalam Beach
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Kanha Tiger Reserve
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Kathikali Dance
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Nagpur
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Pench Tiger Reserve
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Rice Houseboat
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Cochin
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India Tiger Safari + Kerala
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Jeep Safaris
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Kovalam Beach
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City Tour