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India is known for its many diverse places and several locales of natural beauty. The south Indian region is especially known for its tranquil and scenic locations. Homestays give you the experience of living at an unknown place like a local, without much hassle.
Also known as Cochin, Kochi is one of the major port cities located in Kerala. It is known as the "Queen of the Arabian Sea," as it was an important trading point since the 14th century. Cherai Beach is a famous spot due to its calm and relaxing aura. The St. Francis CSI Church is also a major tourist attraction, for it is the first European Church to be constructed in India. Fort Kochi and Mattancherry Place, too, are worth a visit when in the city.
Palakkad is also called "Palghat" is a city in Kerala, known for its waterfalls, and other soothing places. One of the main attractions in this city has to be the famous Viswanatha Swamy Temple that dates back to the 15th century and is the main location for the annual Ratholsavam Chariot Festival. The Dhoni Waterfalls is a great place to spend your time at, apart from the Palakkad Fort and Malampuzha Dam.
Alappuzha, also formerly known as Alleppey, is hugely known for its houseboats along the networked lagoons and canals that are the Kerala backwaters. Punnamada Lake's snake boat festival that takes place annually is one of the most well-known events taking place in Palakkad and is witnessed by a lot of people. The architecture of Mullakkal Temple is extraordinarily magnificent, which makes it so popular among the locals as well as tourists. Alappuzha Beach and Marari Beach, both are some of the best places for a relaxing time, and to watch the beautiful sunsets. India's longest lake, along with a bird reserve, Vembanad, is also housed in Palakkad.
Wayanad is known for its lush forests, especially the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary. Set pretty high on the Western Ghats, Wayanad is home to several animals like elephants, bears, and many other wild animals as well as birds and a great number of species of flora. Wayanad is also home to the famous Edakkal Caves, as well as Soochipara Waterfalls. For adventurous people, Kuruvadweep is the perfect place for water activities like river rafting.
Kannur abodes some of the ancient and important monuments that date back to as early as the 15th century, apart from being a trading port, many years ago. The famous St Angelo fort is the gigantic fort that dates back to the 15th century and is visited by the majority of the tourists. Kannur Beach and Payyambalam Beach are two of the most beautiful beaches, with the former being adorned with several sculptures as well. The Arakkal Museum is pretty well known as well, due to it once being a historical place that got converted into a museum.
The Kerala Homestay Holiday package is one of the most carefully crafted tours that is bound to meet the expectations of every traveler.
Explore the fort, Churches, and cafes at Fort Kochi
Watch the beautiful temples at Palakkad
Experience cruising and boating in Alappuzha
Get a feeling of calm in the lush green Wayanad
Explore the ancient city of Kannur
Upon arrival, you will be met and welcomed by one of our representatives, who will escort you to your homestay. Post checking in and settling, you can stay in and get some much-needed rest. Later, you can go out on a little exploration of your own and get to know the neighborhood, or you can spend your time doing other leisurely things. Return to your homestay for an overnight stay.
After a homemade breakfast, your sightseeing day starts. You can begin with the St Francis CSI Church, followed by the famous Fort Kochi. Later, you can visit Mattancherry Place and admire its beauty. Do not forget to watch the sunset at Cherai Beach. Return to your homestay for the overnight stay.
Post breakfast, you will leave for the city of Palakkad. After settling in your homestay, you can rest for a while. Later, you can visit the Viswanatha Swamy Temple and get awed by its spectacular built. Following this, you can visit the Dhoni Waterfalls, as well as the Palakkad Fort. Return to your homestay for overnight stay.
After some scrumptious breakfast, you will depart for Alappuzha. Post arrival and settling in at your homestay, you can rest for a while. Later, you can visit the Mullakkal Temple and get blown away by its splendid architectural built. This can be followed by visiting Vembanad, and Alappuzha Beach as well as Marari Beach. Return to your homestay for overnight stay.
Post an early breakfast; you will leave for Wayanad. Owing to a long distance in between, you will stay in a hotel in between the route from Alappuzha to Wayanad and can go for some sightseeing that day before starting for Wayanad. Upon arrival, you can settle in your homestay and take some rest. An afternoon safari awaits you in Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary, so gear up for that. Make sure you keep an eye open for animals like elephants and bears. Return to your homestay for overnight stay.
After breakfast, you can go for a morning safari and explore the wildlife in Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary a little more. Then you can visit the Soochipara Falls, followed by the beautiful and enchanting Edakkal Caves. If you are feeling adventurous, you can go rafting in the Kuruvadweep. Return to your homestay for overnight stay.
Post breakfast, you will depart for Kannur, as of today's agenda in Homestay Holiday tour package Kerala. After arriving and settling in at your homestay, you will have some time to rest. Later, you can go and visit St Angelo Fort, as well as the Arakkal Museum. You can enjoy your evening by watching a spectacular sunset at Payyambalam Beach. Return to your homestay for overnight stay.
After breakfast, you will depart for Kochi, but since the travel time is too long, you will take a break in a hotel for some rest and can go for some sightseeing along the way. After reaching Kochi and getting refreshed, you can explore the city by yourself for some time. Later, you will be escorted to the airport, marking an end to a fantastic tour, and for you to board a flight to your next destination.
End of Kerala Homestay Holiday package
Have a happy journey!