Tips on Selecting Houseboat in Kerala

When selecting houseboat first make sure how many persons are traveling together. There are single bed room , two and three bed room houseboats. Most of the houseboat check-in time is 12 noon and checkout time is next morning around 9:30 am (22 Hours). Then decide which category of houseboat you need. There are Deluxe and Premium ...

Hotel Booking Tips & Hotels in Munnar

If you plan your vacation ahead of time then it will be wise to separately book hotels rather than go for a package tour. From my personal experience you will end up paying a pretty good amount of additional money per person if you are going by package tour. Also you stick to their itinerary ...

Kerala Tourist Office Information

DTPC (District Tourism Promotion Council) Information Centre in Munnar: Munnar Tel : 0486 – 231516 Email: munnar@sancharnet.in www.munnartourism.com DTPC Information Centre in Thekkady: District Tourist Information Office, Department of Tourism, Thekkady Jn, Kumily +91-4869-222620 DTPC Information Centre in Alleppy (Alappuzha) : Tourist Information Offices Name    Phone/Fax/Email District Tourism Promotion Council Ph: +91-477 2251796/ 2253308 Fax: ++91-477 2252720 Email: alp_dtpcalpy@sancharnet.in Tourist Information Offices in Ernakulam / Kochi : Tourist Information Officer, Dept. of ...

Cabs / Taxi secives in Kochi & Munnar

Called  taxis are available for hire throughout the day or as package for multiple days.  I would recommend you not to take the cab as package service but pay daily basis on the service you get.  The Km starts from Cochin Town & Ends in cochin  Town. That means you need to start from Kochi then ...

How to Reach Kochi (Cochin) & Munnar

How to reach Munnar / Kochi By Air: Most Indian and International Airlines fly to this airport. Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) is built in the traditional architectural style of Kerala. It is the busiest airport in Kerala in terms of domestic and international traffic. For more information on Airport, Contact: Administration Department, CIAL Tel: +91 484 2610115 (Extn: 2242) http://www.cochinairport.com How ...

Things to Do (Attractions) in Kochi

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Kochi formerly known as Cochin. It is second largest city in Kerala. I would recommend not staying in Kochi as there are not many places to see. You can cover all important attraction in 5-6 hours then in the evening you can proceed to the airport or the Ernakulam railway station. Listed are attractions in Kochi. Cherai ...

Things to Do (Attractions) in Munnar

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Munnar is a hill station in Kerala. 130 Km about 4 hours drive east of Kochi (a.k.a Cochin). Most tourists come to Munnar to see the surrounding tea plantations. You can also get a some good massage center. Massage will cost your an average between 300 - 1500 depending on the part of the bosy ...

Things to Do (Attractions) in Thekkady

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Next morning from Munnar start for Thekkady (Periyar Lake) which is 110 Km from Munnar , takes about 4 hours to reach. I would suggest to start from Munnar between 7 AM – 8 AM.  On the way to Thekkady plan to visit Spice Garden. It would be a good and different kind of experience. After ...

Kerala Tour Plan

It’s a plan for short trip to Kerala. The below plan is for 4 Nights and 5 Days trip plan. This excludes the trip to Kovalam beach though. You can also plan for that if you can add 2 more days in your trip plan. Instead of Kovalam beach we enjoyed Alleppy beach. It was quite nice and ...

Important Things to Carry for Trip / Vacation

I have been planning couple of tours in last few years. I thought of sharing my experience for last minute packing checklist of important things that are helpful. It could save your time and money while you are vacationing. Things you should carry is typically based on the type of places that you are visiting. For ...