Day 1 Bangalore – City Tour
Meet and greet on arrival at Bangalore (capital city of Karnataka) airport / railway station and transfer to hotel at Bangalore. It is popular the city of gardens. After having have enjoy local tour of Bangalore visiting Cubbon Park, botanical garden Lalbagh, Bal Bhavan, Government Museum, Vishweshwaraiah Museum, Fish Aquarium, Tippu’s Fort, Isckon temple and Parliament house. In the evening return to the hotel and stay at night in hotel.
Day 2 Bangalore – Shravanabelagola – Belur – Halebid – Hassan (175kms)
After breakfast check out hotel and drive to Shravanabelagola Serene Shravanabelagola (Monk of the white pond). It is an important Jain pilgrim center located Indragiri hill at about 150 kms from Bangalore. Afternoon enjoy visiting Belur (Chennakeshava temple) and Halebid (Hoysaleshwara temple and Kedareshwara temple). Later drive to Hassan. Check into hotel in Hassan and stay at night at hotel.
Day 3 Hassan – Mysore (120kms)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed on a charming journey to Mysore .Mysore, the city of palaces, is located 140 kms from Bangalore. On the way to Mysore visit Srirangapatna and see Tippu’s tomb, Dariadaulat palace, Museum and Ranganathaswamy temple etc. On arrival Mysore check into hotel and after some rest enjoy city tour visiting Maharaja’s Palace, Jaganmohan palace, Museum, st.Philomena’s church, Zoo and Chamundi hills. In the evening visit attractive lighting show at Brindavan garden and over night stay at Mysore.
Day 4 Mysore – Ooty (160kms)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Ooty. Ooty is known as the queen of hill station, 7300feet above sea level. On arrival Ooty check in hotel and in the evening enjoy boat ride at Ooty Lake. Return to hotel and over night stay at hotel.
Day 5 Ooty – Conoor Excursion
After breakfast check out the hotel and proceed for a local tour of Ooty and Conoor. Visit Botanical garden, Ooty Lake, Dodda Betta Peak, Hindustan photo films factory, Kelti valley view, Wnlock downs, Lamb’s rock and in Conoor visit Dolphin’s nose, Sim’s park, Willington Island. In the evening return to hotel and over night stay at hotel at Ooty.
Day 6 Ooty – Kodaikanal (260km)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Kodaikanal. Kodaikanal is a place of hill stations. Kodaikanal is situated at an altitude of about 2133 m high and covers an area of 21.5 sq kms it is one of the most popular tranquil hill stations on arrival Kodaikanal check into hotel. In the evening take a boat ride at Kodai Lake and over night stay at resort.
Day 7 Kodaikanal
After breakfast proceed for local tour of Kodaikanal. Visit Kodaikanal Lake, Pillar Rocks, Coaker’s Walk, Telescope Houses, Kurinji Andavar Temple, Silver Cascade, Bear Shola Falls Berijam Lake , Bryant Park, Shenbaganur Museum and Boat Club. In the evening return back to hotel and over night stay at hotel.
Day 8 Kodaikanal – Munnar (120kms)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive on for a charming journey to Munnar covered with eternal area of tea plantation. The landscape view of the Cardamom hills and green carpets of tea plantation is an unforgettable memory. On arrival at Munnar check into resort or hotel and rest of the day is at leisure and over night stay at resort / hotel.
Day 9 Munnar
After breakfast at resort proceed for a thrilling tour of Munnar. Visit Eravikulam National Park where you can see mountain goats called the Nilgiri Tahr, Pothamedu (view of tea, coffee, cardamom plantation, breath taking hills and lush mountains) the Echo point, Thoovanam falls, Top station Diary farm, Mattupetty Lake & dam.. In the evening return to hotel and over night stay at Munnar.
Day 9 Munnar – Thekkady (100kms)
After breakfast at resort check out resort and drive to Thekkady. Thekkady, also called as Periyar, is a world famous wildlife sanctuary. On arrival Thekkady check into resort. Afternoon proceed for a amusement viewing cruise on the Periyar Lake. Here you will be able to see varieties of wildlife, like elephants, monkeys, deer and wild boar etc. In the evening you can take an Elephant ride at Periyar wild life and rest of the day is at leisure and over night stay at resort.
Day 10 Thekkady – Cochin (180kms)
After breakfast, check out hotel and proceed to Cochin .On arrival Cochin check into hotel. Afternoon go for city tour of Cochin .Visits to Cochin Harbour to board a speed boat which takes you to the gate way of the Arabian Sea. Further you will go to Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church, Chinese Fishing nets. In the evening return back to Cochin Harbour. In the evening visit Cochin beach at 6.30 pm proceed for a Kathakali show Kerala’s classical dance drama program. Return back to hotel and over night stay at Cochin.
Day 11 Cochin – Alleppey (60kms)
After breakfast check out hotel and drive to Alleppey. On arrival check into houseboat to enjoy backwater cruise from Kumarakom to Alleppey. Over night stay at House boat.
Day 12 Alleppey – Kovalam (170kms)
After breakfast check out houseboat drive to Kovalam. Now a day it is one of the world famous tourist destinations for Beach lovers. Kovalam was brought to the public eye by the Maharaja of Travancore .On arrival Kovalam check into resort. Rest of the day is at leisure to spend your valuable time at beach shore and other activities at resort and over night stay at resort
Day 13 Kovalam
After breakfast at resort enjoy local tour of Kovalam and Trivandrum to visit Museum complex, Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Science & Technology museum, Veli tourist village, Aakulam boat club, Shangmugham Beach. Return to hotel and over night stay at Kovalam.
Day 14 Kovalam – Trivanduram (16kms)
After breakfast check out hotel and transfer to airport / railway station Trivandrum. With the dropping the tour ends with sweet Festal memories.
Hotel accommodation on a twin sharing basis.
Breakfast as per hotels’ menu.
All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary in a non air-conditioned vehicle.
All toll tax, parking fees and driver’s allowances.
All applicable hotel taxes.
Anything not mentioned under ‘Package Inclusions’
All personal expenses, optional tours and extra meals.
Camera fees, alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages and starters.
Vehicle service on leisure days for sightseeing not included in the itinerary.
Medical and travel insurance.
For all the services contracted, minimum 10% advance payment should be made to hold the booking, on confirmed basis & the balance amount can be paid before 30 days from commencement of the services. However Festal Tours have right to amend advance amount and payment of balance amount and time of payment
In the event of cancellation of tour / services due to any reason/s we must be informed of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows:
60 days prior to arrival: 10% of the Total Package cost
45 days prior to arrival: 15% of the Total Package cost
15 days prior to arrival: 25% of the Total Package cost
07 days prior to arrival: 50% of the Total Package cost
Less than 7 days from start of service or No Show: No Refund
Some cancellation and refund policies are out of our tender:
Refund for hotel payment will follow the hotel’s cancellation policy
Train tickets cancellations will follow the Railway’s policy
Flight tickets cancellations will follow the airlines company policy
In case of Special Trains Journeys and peak season hotel bookings a separate cancellation policy is applicable (which can be advised as and when required).
In case you cancel the trip after commencement, refund would be restricted to a limited amount only which too would depend on the amount that we would be able to recover from the hoteliers/ contractors we patronize. For unused hotel accommodation, chartered transportation & missed meals etc. we do not bear any responsibility to refund.
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