This itinerary allows you to combine exploring India's southern state of Kerala with relaxing on one of the Maldives' beautiful island resorts. Spend a week visiting colonial highlights, rolling tea hills, looking for wildlife in Periyar and enjoying Kerala's backwaters and traditional houseboats. Ending your trip with four days' in the Maldives where your days can be spent snorkeling, swimming or simply relaxing.
Fort Cochin's colonial atmosphere and architecture.
Tea tasting in the high hills of Munnar.
Boat safari in Periyar National Park.
Stay overnight on a traditional rice barge.
Snorkel, scuba and swim in the Maldives.
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Treat this trip purely as a starting point for your own tour to India. Your specialist will ask you what you want and then shape your itinerary to match.
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- Periyar National Park
- Maldive Island
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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Day 1 International outbound flight
International outbound flight
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Cochin.
Day 2 Cochin
Day 3 Cochin
Explore Cochin today with your local guide. Fort Cochin is the home to some of the oldest European architecture in India and has been a significant settlement ever since Cochin Harbour was discovered. The remainder of the day is at your leisure. If you'd like, we can arrange a traditional dance show for this evening.
Day 4 Munnar
Day 5 Munnar
Day 6 Periyar National Park
Day 7 Periyar National Park
Day 8 Alleppey
Periyar National Park , Alleppey
Day 9 Maldive Island
Alleppey , Cochin , Male , Maldive Island
Day 10 Maldive Island
Day 11 Maldive Island
Day 12 Maldive Island
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