North Kerala is the creative centre for much of the region's folk music and colourful art. Little explored by tourists, discover the rural charms of Kerala on this relaxing tour. Marvel at a landscape blessed with waterfalls and lush valleys and enjoy 3 safaris in Nagarhole National Park in search of leopards and tigers.
Overnight flight to Kochi (Cochin). (N)
Transfer to Athirapally located on the fringed of the Sholayar forest range and known for its scenic waterfalls. Stay in the rustic and simple Rainforest Lodge. Afternoon visit to a tribal village. (D)
Drive to Sulthan Bathery and stay 2 nights at Tranquil - A Plantation Hideaway. The property is set amongst 400 acres of picturesque coffee and vanilla plantation and complete with numerous walking. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to the Edakkal cave where prehistoric enigmatic relief carvings of figures and symbols have been an endless source of excitement for tourists, historians and anthropologists since they were discovered in the 19th century. (B, L, D)
Drive to Nagarhole and stay 2 nights at the Orange County Kabini situated next to the Kabini River. The river is a tributary of the Cauvery and flowing through the Nagarhole National Park, encircling a patch of green called Kabini. Afternoon wildlife viewing. (B, L, D)
Morning and afternoon wildlife drives in the Nagarhole National Park. This exuberant jungle is home to leopard, gaur, antelope, crocodile, tiger, cobra, python and herds of elephant among other animals. Afternoon wildlife viewing. (B, L, D)
Afternoon drive to Madikeri, famous for its coffee and spice plantations. Stay 2 nights at the delightful Orange County Madikeri. (B)
Guided walk through the plantation, followed by a visit to the large Tibetan settlement town of Bylakuppe. A short guided tour of a plantation is an excellent way to get to know the different types of coffee and learn how the different spices are grown, harvested, processed and packed. (B)
Drive to Kasargod characterised by coconut palms, rolling hills, forts, beaches and backwaters. 2 nights at Vivanta by Taj-Bekal. (B)
Day at leisure. (B)
Afternoon drive to Kozhikode and fly home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
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