Kerala Tourism Development Corporation

The Kerala Tourism Development Corporation also known as KTDC is a government-owned agency that conducts and regulates the tourism activities in the state of Kerala. The Kerala Tourism Development Corporation(KTDC) is headquartered at Thiruvananthapuram and has offices all the districts of Kerala. KTDC also operates hotels, resorts, and tourist rest houses in various tourist destinations in the state. The Kerala Tourism Development Corporation was formed in 1966. We would like to state that this is a privately run website and not connected with Kerala Tourism Development Corporation, the government agency. You may get in touch with the Kerala Tourism Development Corporation website directly for details specifically about them. Ours is an online private tour recommendation website that suggests all kinds of holiday packages with and without KTDC hotels.

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KTDC Tour Package Short Itinerary

Day 1 (Cochin) : Arrival in Cochin and transfer to KTDC Bolgatty Palace Resort in Cochin(33 KM, 46 Minutes).Overnight stay at Cochin hotel.

Day 2 (Munnar) : After breakfast transfer to Munnar(120 KM, 3.5 Hours).Overnight stay at KTDC Tea County Resort in Munnar.

Day 3 (Munnar) : Munnar sightseeing tour.Overnight stay at KTDC Tea County Resort in Munnar.

Day 4 (Thekkady) : After breakfast travel to Thekkady(85 KM, 3 Hours).Half day sightseeing in Thekkady. Overnight stay at KTDC Lake Palace Resort in Thekkady.

Day 5 (Kumarakom) : After breakfast travel to Kumarakom(121 KM, 3.30 Hours).Half day sightseeing in Kumarakom. Overnight stay at KTDC Waterscapes Resort in Kumarakom.

Day 6 (Houseboat) : After breakfast travel to Alleppey Houseboat(35 KM, 0.30 Hours).Check in the Houseboat @ 12 noon. Overnight stay at Houseboat.

Day 7 (Kovalam) : After breakfast travel to Kovalam(162 KM, 4.00 Hours).Check in the Hotel & relax in the beach. Overnight stay at KTDC Samudra hotel in Kovalam.

Day 8 (Kovalam) : After breakfast, Kovalam & Thiruvananthapuram sightseeing .Evening relax in the beach. Overnight stay at KTDC Samudra hotel in Kovalam.

Day 9 (Departure) : After breakfast departure from Thiruvananthapuram Airport or Thiruvananthapuram Railway station.

8 Nights 9 Days KTDC Tour Package Detailed Itinerary


Day 1 - Cochin : Arrive Cochin international airport / railway station and proceed to KTDC Bolgatty Palace Resort in Cochin, which is around 33 KM away and approximate travel time is 46 minutes. Enjoy your lunch and after noon go for half day sightseeing tour in cochin. The cochin sightseeing itinerary includes Fort Kochi, Cherai Beach, Church of Saint Francis, Kochi, Hill Palace Museum, Paradesi Synagogue etc.


Day 2 - Munnar : Enjoy your breakfast from KTDC Bolgatty Palace and proceed to Munnar, which is around 120 KM away and approximate travel time is 3 hours and 30 minutes. On the way you can enjoy the beauty of Neriamangalam bridge which is built in 1935. The other sightseeing on the way to Munnar from cochin are Cheeyappara & Valara waterfalls, Karadipara view point etc. Check in the KTDC Tea County Resort and relax for the day.


Day 3 - Munnar : After breakfast, proceed for Munnar full day sightseeing. You can visit Eravikulam National Park, Mattupetty Dam, Anamudi, Pothamedu View Point, The Blossom International Park, Tea Museum, Attukad Waterfalls, Top Station, Kolukkumalai Tea Estate, Photo point, Lockhart Gap View, Chokramudi Peak, Munnar View Point etc. Evening back to resort and enjoy campfire and delicious dinner.


Day 4 - Thekkady : Enjoy your breakfast from Munnar resort and proceed to Thekkady, which is 85 KM away and approximate travel time is 3 hours. On arrival at Thekkady, check in the KTDC Lake Palace Resort, enjoy your lunch and relax. Afternoon proceed for Periyar lake boating. Periyar lake boating online booking is possible through KTDC website. If time permits, go for Thekkady plantation tour and back to resort late evening.


Day 5 - Kumarakom : Enjoy delicious breakfast from Thekkady hotel and proceed to Kumarakom, which is 121 KM away and approximate travel time is 3 hours and 30 minutes. Check in the KTDC Waterscapes and enjoy the delicious sea food lunch. Relax for some time around resort premises and evening go for a short boat trip through Vembanad lake Kumarakom. During the trip you can enjoy sun set and beauty of lake.

alleppey houseboat

Day 6 - Alleppey Houseboat : Enjoy your delicious breakfast from Kumarakom resort checkout and proceed to Kumarakom bird sanctuary. Around 11.30 AM proceed to Alleppey houseboat which is 35 KM away and approximate travel time is 30 minutes. Check in the houseboat around 12 noon. Now its the time for relaxation and enjoyment. Around 1.30 PM, delicious lunch will be served in the Alleppey houseboat.

Kovalam beach

Day 7 - Kovalam Beach : One hour house boat cruise in the morning, have your breakfast and proceed to Kovalam Beach as per your preference. Check in the KTDC Samudra hotel in Kovalam around 2 PM and enjoy your lunch. Alleppey houseboat to Varkala beach distance is 107 KM and travel time is 3 hours. Kovalam is 162 KM away and travel time is 4 hours. Poovar beach is 176 KM away and travel time is 4.20 hours.

kovalam beach

Day 8 - Kovalam Beach : Get up early in the morning and enjoy the beauty of the sunrise on the beach and back to the hotel for your breakfast. Now its the time for some local sightseeing near Kovalam. You can enjoy your lunch from outside. In the afternoon come back to the KTDC Samudra hotel in Kovalam and relax for some time. In the evening spend time on the beach. Overnight stay at the hotel.

poovar beach

Day 9 - Departure : Now it is the time to say goodbye to God's own country, Kerala with sweet memories. Enjoy your breakfast from the hotel and get ready for check out. If your departure flight/train in the evening go for a Thiruvananthapuram local sightseeing tour. According to your train/flight time back to Thiruvananthapuram airport / railway station for your onward journey back home.

KTDC Tour Packages 8 Nights 9 Days Price

1 : Kerala Tour Package cost is purely based on your hotel & vehicle selection.

2 : We provide economy, standard, deluxe, luxury and premium hotels as per your budget.

3 : We provide various vehicle selection options based on your budget.

4 : Your tour cost is based on your mode of transport from your home town to Kerala.

5 : Finally, we can fit your Kerala tour cost as per your budget.

Kerala Tour Cost Includes and Excludes

1 : Accommodation in Hotels/Resorts.(Included)

2 : Breakfast at all Hotels & All meals at Houseboat.(Included)

3 : All sightseeing at all places.(Included)

4 : Transportation using A/C Vehicle as per itinerary.(Included)

5 : Airport / Railway station arrival assistance.(Included)

6 : Service of an English speaking driver.(Included)

7 : Driver's expense, parking, toll, taxes.(Included)

8 : Flight / Train tickets(Include, If you want to book through us)

9 : Extra meals or Drinks.(Excluded)

10 : Tips & Telephone charges.(Excluded)

11 : Laundry & other expenses of personal nature.(Excluded)

12 : The Expenses not mentioned in the included section.(Excluded)

Kerala Tour Packages Online Booking Procedures

1 : Submit your tour plan by clicking the link.

2 : Your enquiry automatically forwarded up to 2 leading tour operators/ advisors in Kerala and your home town.

3 : Tour advisors will contact you through either phone or email for preparing the best tour itinerary as per your budget and duration of stay.

4 : You shall get the tour plan and cost from our recommended tour advisors.

5 : You may opt for the best tour itinerary/advisor as per your wish.

6 : The tour operator will confirm the tour plan and ask you to pay a 25% advance payment. Balance payment you can pay on arrival.

7 : You will get vehicle details and driver details 2 days before arrival.

8 : Our recommended tour operators representative will receive you on arrival at the airport/railway station/bus station.

9 : Your dedicated tour advisor will be available to support you from start to end of your tour.

10 : Our service is absolutely free of cost.

Essential Information & FAQs About Kerala Tour

Arrival Point : Cochin airport / Ernakulam Railway station.

Departure Point : Thiruvananthapuram Airport / Railway station.

How to book this package : Post your tour / honeymoon package requirements in the enquiry form. Up to 2 leading tour operators in Kerala will contact you with best rate and itinerary via phone and email. You can choose the best one.

Can I customize the package : Yes, you can ask for customization as per your interest and budget.

Can I book only taxi services for my package? : Yes, you can book taxi only with us. But entire package booking will help you to save up to 25% of the total cost.

How can I do the payment : Normally 25% of the package cost need to pay as advance balance amount can pay on your arrival at Kerala.

How much this package cost / Person : Package cost is absolutely based on the hotel section, car preference, how many of you travel and of course what season you are travelling.

Kerala Tour Route Map

KTDC Kerala Tour Package Route Map Details : Cochin international airport to KTDC Bolgatty Palace Resort in Cochin distance is 33 KM and travel time is 50 minutes. Ernakulam to KTDC Tea County Resort in Munnar distance is 129 KM and travel time is 3 hours 40 minutes. Munnar to KTDC Lake Palace distance is 98 KM and travel time is 3 hours 35 minutes. Thekkady to KTDC Waterscapes Resort in Kumarakom distance is 130 KM and travel time is 3 hours and 40 minutes. Kumarakom to Alleppey houseboat distance is 35 Km and approximate travel time is 45 minutes. Alleppey to KTDC Samudra hotel in Kovalam distance is 163 KM and travel time is 3 hours and 55 minutes.Kovalam to Thiruvananthapuram airport distance is 13 KM and approximate travel time is 20 minutes. Total Kerala KTDC tour package 8N 9D days tour itinerary covers 596 KM and around 16 hours and 30 minutes travel excluding sightseeing tours.





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