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Southern India - Intrepid Travel
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15 days

Southern India

From Kochi (Cochin) to Kochi (Cochin)
Tour Operator:
Intrepid Travel
Max group size:
12
Age range:
15 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
1791
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US $1,595
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Highlights

  • Visit Maharaja's Palace in Mysore
  • Venture into Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Wander the labyrinth of Sri Meenakshi Amman Temple
  • Take a Cycling tour of Mamallapuram

Itinerary

Start and end in Kochi (Cochin)! With the adventure tour Southern India, you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Kochi (Cochin), India and 7 other destinations in India. Southern India includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Kochi
  2. Day 2: Kochi
  3. Day 3: Ootacamund – Conoor
  4. Day 4: Ootacamund – Conoor
  5. Day 5: Mudumalai National Park – Masinagudi
  6. Day 6: Mysore
  7. Day 7: Mysore – Overnight train
  8. Day 8: Mamallapuram
  9. Day 9: Puducherry (Pondicherry)
  10. Day 10: Madurai
  11. Day 11: Periyar
  12. Day 12: Periyar
  13. Day 13: Kerala Backwaters
  14. Day 14: Kochi
  15. Day 15: Kochi
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
11 nights
Home-stay
1 night
Lodge
1 night
Sleeper Train
1 night

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Food
    Good
    4.0
  • 4.6
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  • SH
    · February 04, 2020
    Fantastic tour and amazing experience with guide Abhi!! Lots of one night stays which enables you to get around to see lots of places yet also a couple of 2night stays allowing you to settle in more at a few locations. Had a bonus 2 stays with pools... Show more
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Thanks so much Susana!
    Trip date: January 2020
  • Southern India reviewer 2
    · October 22, 2019
    The tour was great, a varied, full & interesting itinerary. Great!
    Trip date: October 2019
  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    I have travelled with Intrepid on several occasions and find their itineraries well thought out, value for money and responsible to the people and countries visited.
    Trip date: December 2018
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    I had a fantastic experience that was largely due to the skills and talents of Afshar
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    Excellent itinerary - good range of activities - good balance of time ""off"" and activity. Afshar was excellent - ensured that everyone in the group was looked after Feel like I've had a really authentic Indian experience
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    Exceptional service; fun way to combine travelling and meeting people
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    GReat leader - Parikshit Rawat - and smart itinerary
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    This was our first Intrepid experience, and we booked it for India as we wanted to have someone knowledgeable about the country as well as capable of managing all of the ups and downs that come with travelling in India. Our leader and the content of the... Show more
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    Intrepid tours are reliably safe, interesting and well-organised.
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    fast moving tour, lots of variety. Tour Leader hard working and very concerned for individuals in his group
    Trip date: December 2018
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Dates & Availability

15 days
Southern India
From Kochi (Cochin) to Kochi (Cochin)
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  • About the country

    Currencies

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    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for India. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for India. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for India. Ideally 1 month before travel.
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