biodiversity of The western ghats

ITINERARY

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Kochi

for 02 days

The journey will begin in Kochi, an ancient city whose traditionally cosmopolitan life has evolved around the immense water bodies nurtured by the monsoons. The tropical landscape in and around Kochi is known for fine beaches, old architecture, aromatic foods, backwaters sailing and rejuvenating massages.

Wayanad in Malabar highlands

for 03 days

Adventure filled days in the mist covered hills where some of the most rain adapted flora and fauna is found. Beautiful nature stay complements well with outdoor activities of trekking, picnicking in scenic points and knowing about spice growing trees.

Nagarhole National Park

for 02 days

Kabini, a river gushing down the rain fed Ghats forms a massive lake around which exists a dense jungle which has rich wildlife from tigers and wild elephants to even crocodiles and rare birds. The wildlife is watched in safari activities that combines the use of open jeeps and boats for the purpose.

Mysore

for 02 days

One royal city which has most benefitted from the extraordinary expanse of rainforests and wildlife around it is Mysore. The beautiful city is well associated with sandalwoods, flowers, elephants, rosewood carvings and incense. The grandeur and life in the city is worth being experienced.

Hassan

for a day

A day to see the attractive countryside which is full of paddy and sugarcane farms. Rich architectural sites are scattered everywhere with the astonishingly carved Hoysala era temples at Belur and Halebid being the masterpieces.

Udupi

for a day

A scenic drive that involves crossing the Ghats once again. Architectural gems of Karkala and Moodbidri hidden in greenery. Fruit growing orchards on the way. Udupi is the place of extraordinary monastic style Krishna Temple which is forever abuzz with activities. The place is also famous for evolution of many delicious South Indian styled vegetarian foods and many dining places that still keep the gastronomical tradition alive.

Goa

for 03 days

Among the most scenic coastal drives in India, it’s interspersed with many interesting stops and natural formations. Leisure filled stay in Goa which tropical beach lovers’ paradise. The tour ends.

Tour Price $ 4211 Per Person (on twin/double sharing basis)

Included hotel stays

Old Harbour, Kochi

Tranquil Resort, Wayanad

Kabini River Lodge, Nagarhole

Royal Orchid Metropole, Mysore

Vivanta By Taj, Hassan

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Udupi

Alila Diwa, Goa