Best Kerala Tour packages from Mumbai

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You are at the right place with Groowynd, TripAdvisor featured destination expert for booking your Kerala Tour Package. We feature amazing resorts and stays including sightseeing of major tourist places in Kerala. Kerala is a state on the southwest coast of India. It has ample tourist spots with natural scenic beauty, full of culture and traditions. Hence it’s called “God’s Own Country”. Kerala gets its name from “Kera” which means coconut in Malayalam which is the official language of Kerala. A bird’s eye view of Kerala will show you a copious amount of coconut trees, narrow rivers, and backwaters flowing silently across the state. Keep reading to know more.

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Options for Kerala Tour Packages from Mumbai

If you are planning a Kerala trip from Mumbai, you may consider the following options for arrival based on the places you visit. If you are planning to visit destinations like Munnar, Thekkady, Alleppey etc, you can plan to arrive at Kochi International Airport (COK). For a North Kerala Tour to places like Wayanad, Kannur, Bekal, and Calicut you can consider arriving at Kozhikode International Airport (CCJ – Calicut). To know more options of Kerala tour packages from Mumbai with price for family, you can write to us at our mail info@groowynd.com or click on the link below. You can let us know the places you would like to visit and we will prepare the itinerary and send the details

October to March is the ideal time to plan a trip to Kerala. In the summer it gets very humid. There are many offbeat tours. Kerala has good railway connectivity and has 4 major airports at Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi, Kozhikode (Calicut), and Kannur.

Kerala is a state on the southwest coast of India. It has ample tourist spots with natural scenic beauty, full of culture and traditions. Hence it’s called “God’s Own Country”. Kerala gets its name from “Kera” which means coconut in Malayalam which is the official language of Kerala. A bird’s eye view of Kerala will show you a copious amount of coconut trees, narrow rivers, and backwaters flowing silently across the state. Keep reading to know more.

One of the most sought Kerala Tour packages is Kochi – Munnar – Thekkady – Alleppey – Varkala – Kovalam (Trivandurm). You may go through the below itinerary to have a glimpse of this tour package.

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1. Kochi – Munnar – Thekkady – Alleppey – Varkala – Kovalam Itinerary: 8 Days

This is one of the best options for Kerala tour and you may consider the following Kochi – Munnara – Thekkady – Alleppey – Varkala – Kovalam itinerary when you plan your Kerala Trip from Mumbai. For the trip, you can arrive at Kochi Airport (COK) or Ernakulam Junction (ERS). This amazing 8 Days trip will help you to explore wonderful hill stations, beaches and also experience Kerala culture and cuisines. Our exclusive cab will pick you up on arrival at Kochi and take you through the tourist places in Kerala.

DAY 1: ARRIVAL KOCHI AND SIGHTSEEING

The best way to reach Kochi (also known as Cochin) is via railways or flights from Mumbai. Ernakulam is the nearest railway station and Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport.  Reach Cochin in the morning and check in at the hotel. After fresh up, go for a sightseeing tour of Kochi. The main attraction of Kochi is Fort Kochi. It is rich in colonial heritage, arts, beautiful architectural buildings, houses, and colorful streets.

The major sightseeing places covered during the 8 Days Kerala Trip are Fort Kochi area, Mattancherry Palace, Princess Street, Chinese Fishing nets, St. Francis Church, Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, Jewish Synagogue, Hill Palace and Marine Drive. Evening, spend some time enjoying the Kerala traditional arts like Kathakali and Kalaripayattu shows or go for a short cruise from Marine drive.

Some of the Kochi hotels featured in our Kerala Packages are Brunton Boatyard, Eighth Bastion, Forte Kochi Hotel, Napier Heritage, Fragrant Nature, Trident Hotel, Holiday Inn, Radisson Blu etc.

DAY 2 & 3: MUNNAR SIGHTSEEING AND STAY

On Day 2, after breakfast travel to Munnar. It is one of the most prominent hill stations of Kerala and a natural paradise. Kochi to Munnar distance is 127 Km and it will take 4 hours by road. It is nestled in beautiful tea plantations at 5,200 feet above sea level. At least two days are required to relax and enjoy the beauty of Munnar. Munnar is one of the best places for a Kerala Honeymoon Package from Mumbai.

Some of the popular places to visit in Munnar are Eravikulam National Park, Mattupetty Dam, Photo Point, Forest Rose Garden, Tea Factory, Shooting Point, Echo Point etc. You may also consider a half-day trek in Munnar during your Kerala Tour packages from Mumbai if you would like to explore the hills.

Munnar Hotels featured in our Kerala Trip: Amberdale Luxury Hotel and Spa, The Leaf Resort, Chandy’s Windy Woods, The Fog Resort and Spa, Blanket Hotel Munnar, Vibe Munnar, The Tall Trees, Fragrant Nature, Spice Tree etc.

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Tea Plantations Munnar

DAY 4: TRAVEL TO THEKKADY AND BOATING IN PERIYAR

Thekaddy is a forest area near Periyar National Park in the Idukki district. Munnar to Thekkady distance is 85 km and it will take 3 hrs to drive from Munnar. You will enjoy the drive through plantations. It is another place of interest for wildlife lovers. You’ll love the amazing Elephant ride in Thekkady and also do boating in Periyar to see the wildlife closely. If you have one more night in Thekkady, you can consider a short day trek and rafting or even a Jungle Scout night trek. This would be a great lifetime experience.

Thekkady Hotels featured in our Kerala Package: Amaana Plantation Resort, Greenwoods Resort, Hills & Hues, Carmelia Haven, Spice Village, Poetree Sarovar Portico etc.

DAY 5: ALLEPPEY HOUSEBOAT

After breakfast, travel to Thekkady. Check in Houseboat at 1300 h (We feature an exclusive houseboat in Alleppey for your Kerala Tour Package from Mumbai). Cruise through the legendary backwaters of Kerala. You will see some mind-boggling scenery. Enjoy the ride; delicious cuisines and an overnight stay on House Boat. Houseboat will be anchored in the evening. Alleppey also known as Alappuzha and it is known for its backwaters, serene houseboats, and vibrant green lush paddy fields and canals. It is also known as the Venice of India. It is a wonderful experience for honeymoon couples and for a wholesome family experience as well.

Apart from the backwaters and houseboats, the next day, you can plan to visit Alleppey beach and Marari Beach, which are equally loved for a wholesome family trip. You can also consider staying at a beach resort in Alleppey (Alapuzha) or Marari and do a day cruise in a houseboat.

Alleppey/Marari Resorts featured in Kerala Holiday Package: Marari Beach Resort, Xandari Pearl Beach Resort, Abad Turtle Beach, Ramada Alleppey.

DAY 6: VARKALA

Varkala is a happening place in the southwest side of Kerala. It is 116 km and 3 drive from Alleppey. It is famous for its cafes, surfing, and speechless beaches and cliffs. It has numerous beach and water sports activities. At Varkala, the beach and mountains meet. Varkala beaches and also Jatayu Earth Centre will be covered on Day 6.

Varkala Resorts featured in Kerala Trip: Elixir Cliff Beach Resort and Spa, B’Canti Boutique Beach Resort, Deshadan Beach & Cliff Resort.

DAY 7 & 8: KOVALAM/TRIVANDRUM

You can choose to stay at Kovalam for a beach experience. If you would like to city, stay at Trivandrum. Trivandrum to Kovalam distance is 20 km and you can cover all the places even if you stay at Trivandrum. You may also consider staying at Poovar for a backwater experience. There are few wonderful resorts at Poovar.

Things to Do at Trivandrum/Kovalam: Kovalam Beach experience,visit Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Kanakakunnu Palace and even a boat ride in the Poovar backwaters

2. North Kerala Tour from Mumbai

Have you ever been to North Kerala tourist places like Wayanad, Kannur, Bekal, Neeleshwar, Calicut etc? These are the less explored tourist places in Kerala, though of late Wayanad has come up as one of the most prominent destinations in Kerala. You can arrive at Calicut (also known as Kozhikode) Airport (CCJ), Railway Station (CLT) and depart from Calicut itself or from Kannur International Airport or Mangalore based on your convenience. North Kerala Tour Packages from Mumbai are featured in different categories like Standard, Deluxe, Premium and Luxury.

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Boating in Karlad Lake, Wayanad Kerala

North Kerala Itinerary: Calicut – Wayanad – Kannur – Bekal Tour

Please contact us before booking your flight or train for your North Kerala Tour Package from Mumbai. We will help you understand the suitable Airport/Railway station for arrival and departure and customise the itinerary as per your needs. Please find below the sample itinerary followed for our Nort Keral Tour for 5 Nights 6 Days, considering Arrival and Departure at Calicut.

DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT CALICUT AND STAY

You will be picked up on arrival at Calicut (Calicut is also known as Kozhikode, Airport – CCJ and Railway Station – CLT). You can do a half day sightseeing tour of Calicut, based on the time of arrival. The night stay will be at Calicut Hotel.

Places to Visit in Calicut: Beypore Beach, Kappad Beach, Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary and you may also consider shopping in SM Street Calicut.

Calicut Hotels featured in our Packages: Raviz Resort Calicut, Hotel Raviz, Hotel Apollo Dimora.

DAY 2 & 3 : WAYANAD SIGHTSEEING

Travel to Wayanad from Calicut, which is just 2.5 hrs from Calicut. You will be staying at Wayanad for 2 nights and would be visiting some of the finest tourist places in Kerala. You can enjoy some of the best ziplines in Kerala and also Wayanad is a great place for trekking as well.

Places to Visit in Wayanad: Pookode Lake, Lakkidi View Point, Banasura Sagar Dam, Karlad Lake, Soochpara Waterfalls, Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary, Edakkal Caves

Wayanad Resorts Featured in our Packages: Mountain Shadows Resort, Taj Resort Wayanad, Vythiri Resort Wayanad, Vythiri Village Resort, Tranquil Resort

DAY 4: KANNUR

On Day 4, you will be traveling from Wayanad to Kannur. You can visit some of the amazing pristine beaches in Kannur and visit one of the forts in North Kerala, Angelo’s Fort. If you would like to explore the beaches and to have experience of Kannur in a better way, 2 nights are suggested.

DAY 5: BEKAL

Bekal is one of the popular tourist places in North Kerala. It is famous for fort in Bekal, beaches and nearby backwaters. Your itinerary will include Bekal Fort, Valiyaparamba Backwaters, Kappil Beach and Chandragiri Fort.

Bekal / Neeleshwar Resorts: Taj Bekal, The Lalit Resort and Spa, Neeleshwar Hermitage.

DAY 6: BEKAL TO CALICUT/KANNUR

Final day of the North Kerala Tour Package from Mumbai, you will be dropped back to Calicut Airport. If you would like to reduce the journey by road, you can consider returning from Kannur. Bekal to Calicut International Airport distance is 193 km while, Bekal to Kannur international Airport distance is 101 km.

FAQs : Kerala Tour Packages

Which is the suitable airport for arrival and departure for Kerala Tour Packages from Mumbai?

It depends on the destinations you visit. If you are planning to visit Munnar, Thekkady, Alleppey, Vagamon etc, arriving and departing at Kochi International Airport (COK) is suggested. If you have Kovalam, Trivandrum etc in your itinerary, departure from Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram) Airport is recommended. If you are planning for a North Kerala Trip with Calicut, Wayanad, Kannur, Bekal then arriving at Calicut (Kozhikode – CCJ) and departing from Kozhikode or Kannur is ideal.

When is the best time to visit Kerala?

Tourist places in Kerala have varied experiences which you can enjoy throughout the year. From August to March, you will have a pleasant climate in almost all parts of Kerala. Apr – Summer is the summer period and Jun – Jul is the monsoon period. If you want to enjoy the rains, travel to Kerala during Monsoon Period. After mid of Dec, it will be heavy rush at all the sightseeing places due to the peak season.

What are the places to Visit in North Kerala?

Wayanad, Calicut, Kannur, Bekal, Neeleshwar are the major tourist places in North Kerala. You can find amazing hill stations, beaches and backwaters in North Kerala.

Where can I do a Houseboat Trip in North Kerala?

If you are looking for a houseboat stay in North Kerala, Neeleshwar would be a good option. Valiyaparamba is a wonderful backwater cruise, you can opt for.