A fascinating programme, better way to explore Kerala villages, gives ample opportunity to mingle with local people and understand their way of life.
Most of the walks are holiday/sightseeing walks with stops to watch different activities/interests on the way and also you can inter-act with local people/take photos.Tour Details of Walking Tour in Kerala:-
This is a 9 nights/10 days programme. (2 nights in Cochin, 2 nights in Munnar, 2 nights in Periyar, 3 nights in Kumarakom.)
City to city travels in vehicle. Walking is done locally in each place. Local walking guides are provided at all the places. Total 9 sessions of half day walking provided. In one full day depending on the programme, 2 sessions of walking will be provided. Each walking session is 3 to 5 kms and takes approximately 3 to 4 hrs.
In this Kerala walking programme, we will cover the areas of Cochin city, Munnar Tea mountains, Periyar Wildlife, spice plantations, Valleys, Kumarakom backwater villages, Alleppey fishermen villages, beach.
Walking Grade of this tour:-
Walking Tour of Cochin heritage city:
Moderate city walking on flat tarmac with visit of monuments/markets. (Learn the History)
Walking around Munnar Tea mountains:
Gentle to harder walks on mountain terrain/tea plantations (enjoy tea gardens/mountains)
Walking around Periyar Wildlife/Spice plantations/Valleys:
Harder slopes and valley track paths/spice plantations (enjoy wildlife/plantations/valleys)
Walking around Kumarakom backwater villages:
Backwater villages/muddy easy tracks (see backwaters/villages/paddy fields/school)
Walking around Alleppey Fishermen villages/beach:
Coastal villages/beach/countryside easy tracks (mingle with villagers/children/coir weaving)
Cotton dress recommended. In Munnar & Periyar longer trousers with walking boots are preferred.
Carry sun glasses, hat, umbrella/rain jacket, sun cream.
Duration of the programme can be tailor made as per your requirement.
Walking grades can be changed to suite you (easier-harder-challenging, shorter/longer, slower/faster).
Choose the right walking grade to suit your ability and comfort level. Our wide range of gentle
to adventurous walking grades ensures there is something for everyone.