Wildlife and Backwaters of Kerela

Bangalore – Mysore – Kabini – Bandipur – Waynnad – Guruvayur – Munnar – Periyar – Alleppey – Kumarakom – Cochin

15 days trip starting from $2054 per person


The princely capitals of the Maharaja's with their magnificent remains of once powerful Hindu Kingdoms, contrast dramatically with the wildlife all these and more told from the sight of the forts, welcome to Karnataka. Once the golden cities of the south, that was ruled by the mighty Tipu and known as Deccan. After relinquishing in the history of Karnataka, go on to live and explore the spice villages and the tranquil backwaters of Kerala!
The scenic backwaters of Kerala comprise serene stretches of lakes, canals and lagoons located parallel to the coast of the Arabian Sea. The backwater regions of Kerala are one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. The tranquil backwater cruises are a once in a lifetime experience. Alappuzha, known as the 'Venice of the East', is especially popular for its houseboat cruises where you can soak in nature at its finest form.
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is among the most popular bird watching spots in the country. Spread out over 14 hectares, one comes across numerous rare avian species in these parts. Located on the banks of the Vembanad Lake in Kottayam, One gets to see a variety of migratory birds that flock in thousands, ranging from places like THE HIMALAYAS TO SIBERIA in Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary.

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 01: Bangalore

Day 02: Bangalore – Mysore (150 Kms – 3½ Hrs)

Day 03: Mysore

Day 04: Mysore – Kabini (72 Kms – 2 Hrs)

Day 05: Kabini – Bandipur (105 Kms – 2½ Hrs)

Day 06: Bandipur – Wayanad (105 Kms – 2½ Hrs)

Day 07: Wayanad

Day 08: Wayanad – Guruvayur (185 Kms – 5½ Hrs)

Day 09: Guruvayur – Munnar (185 Kms – 5½ Hrs)

Day 10: Munnar – Periyar (90 Kms – 3 Hrs)

Day 11: Periyar – Alleppey (145 Kms – 4 Hrs)

Day 12: Alleppey – Kumarakom (15 Kms – ½ Hr)

Day 13: Kumarakom

Day 14: Kumarakom – Cochin (40 Kms – 01 Hr)

Day 15: Cochin


  • English speaking Resident tour director and local guides
  • Luxe selected luxury accommodation
  • Airport meet and greet with private transport
  • Porter charges at all hotels
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Select Lunches and Dinners
  • Your Choice of activity as per the itinerary
  • Internet access at Hotels
  • Entrance fees, Taxes and All Gratuities except Resident Tour Director
  • 24/7 LUXE on call support


  • Miscellaneous charges of personal nature such as laundry, Telephone calls, Beverages other than selected meals.
  • Air fares.
  • Any Insurance and rescue of any form.
  • Any video, still camera fee to the monuments and to the places of visit.
  • Any other item not explicitly mention under inclusions.
  • Cost arising out of flight cancellation, road blockage, landslides, riots, and events beyond our control.