7 Night Budget Tour

7 Nights From £485.00 per person, 2 Sharing

Cochin – Kumarakom Village – House Boat Cruise – Marari Beach


This tour is a budget option tour, you will be staying in good quality standard accommodation. 

Your Kerala trip will start when you are met at the airport by your personal driver and transported to your Cochin hotel for two nights, from there you will travel south to the traditional village of Kumarakom for a further two nights, this is followed by one night houseboat accommodation and two nights beach hotel.  You have the option to extend the beach stay if you want to spend time relaxing by the Arabian Sea.


Day 1 – 2:  You will be met at the airport and taken to your Cochin accommodation for two nights. In the evening you will enjoy the spectacle of the world famous Kathakali Dancers in their vibrant colourful costumes and make up at a local theatre.  The following morning you will be met by your driver after breakfast for a tour of Cochin that will include visiting the Dutch Palace, temples and the Chinese fishing nets.  

Day 3 – 4Today you will be driven to Kumarakom a cultural working village on the Kerala backwaters. Discover this naturally beautiful area, take a kayak out on the lake or experience an Ayurveda treatment. Kumarakom also offers the opportunity to watch abundant wildlife.

Day 5You will journey to Alleppey and join your traditional houseboat, you will glide through the backwaters whilst being catered for by the on-board staff.

Day 6-7Travel to beautiful Marari beach for two nights by the Arabian Sea and watch the fishermen bring in their catch.

Day 8You will be collected from your hotel and transported back to the airport in time for your homeward flight, or you can choose to extend your stay in Kerala and we are happy to discuss the various options available to you.

Your tour will include:

  • Accommodation in one double room for 07 Nights
  • Deluxe houseboat on full board basis.
  • Air-con vehicle with English speaking driver.
  • Services of English speaking guide at Cochin
  • All entrance charges as per the itinerary
  • Kathakali dance show at Cochin.
  • Kumarakom village life experience.
  • Visit to fish landing point at Marari in a TUK TUK
  • Meeting and assistance at airports upon arrival and departure.
  • All applicable taxes.
  • Our professional services from enquiry to your return.
  • TTA guarantee (Travel Trust Association)

All of our tours can be tailored to your individual requirements, we are always happy to arrange a bespoke tour.

*Flights not included.

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Sightseeing throughout your Kerala Moments tour

  • Cochin

    The ancient capital of Kerala and known as the Queen of the Arabian Sea, with its large natural harbour it was the hub of the Eastern spice trade.  The folk-law museum covers the fascinating history of Kerala, go and see the Chinese fishing nets at Port Kochi or Mattancherry Dutch Palace in Ernakulam built c1545. The options are many dependant on your time in Kochi. Go and watch the traditional Kathakali dancers, arrive early to see them prepare and put on their exotic make up.  It is a vibrant and historic part of Kerala’s past and a perfect start to your holiday in Kerala.

  • Kumarakom

    Kumarakom in Kerala is reputedly one of the most beautiful villages in the world. Located on the shores of Lake Vembanand, this watery paradise is ideal for real relaxation. It is located on the Keralan backwaters and there is plenty to explore at this cultural village; visit the local bird sanctuary, kayaking and boating on the lake, see the Chinese fishing nets, visit Alleppey or the coastal waterways. There will also be the opportunity to visit an Ayurveda centre for a relaxing and therapeutic body massage.


  • Marari

    Quiet and tranquil, Marari is a stunning beach location. Marari is a place of sun soaked sands and coconut trees and it is perfectly placed for relaxing at the end of your holiday.

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