We at Abby & Scout Tours are offering escorted South India Private Tour Packages.
Bordered by the Arabian Sea, the states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, and Pondicherry receive major flow of tourists. South India has managed to blend the cuisine and culture of its diverse ethnic groups well. If we could sum up trip around South India in few words- Beautiful today, perfect the next.
We’ve put together some sample tour itineraries to give you a ballpark idea about possible routes. Don’t forget to scroll down to check out more places you can work out your much awaited and exciting holiday to India.
Experience a stunning sunset on a tiny island on Vembanad Lake in Kerala-featured in Nat GEO’s world destination list, is one of the best experiences a tourist can have `Around the World in 24 Hours'. Write our experienced travel consultant about adding this to your tailor-made tour of Kerala.
Other spectacular destinations across South India-
Allapuzza / Alleppey
Referred to as the Venice of the East, this backwater country with its vast network of lakes, lagoons and freshwater rivers is immensely beautiful. Venue for the world-renowned snake boat race, Alleppey is also famous for its marine products and coir industry.
Alumkadavu (23 Km from Kollam)
Along the vast expense of the Kayamkulam lake is the picturesque little village of Alumkadavu. This hamlet by the backwaters is home to skilled artisans who craft the enormous Kettuvalloms.
Kappil ( 53 Km from Trivandrum )
A confluence of sea, river and the backwater, this secluded, picturesque spot is worth the visit.
Kollam ( 71 Km from Trivandrum )
One of the oldest ports in the state, Kollam is where the magnificent network of waterways begins. Try backwater trip in famed Ashtamudi lake, knows as the gateway to the backwaters.
Kuttanad [ in Allapuzza]
Knows as the Rice Bowl of Kerala because of its wealth of paddy crops. Kuttanad in Allapuzza, is the very heart of the backwaters.
Pathiramanal ( 90 Minutes by motorboat / 30 minutes by speedboat from Allapuzza )
The enchanting island of Pathiramanal on the backwaters is a favourite haunt of hundreds of rare migratory birds from different parts of the world. Te island lies between Thanneermukkom and Kumarakom, and is only accessible by boat.
A serene village in Kasaragod district, Bekal is a land with a storied past. Here the ancient forts and golden beaches whisper to the wind legends unknown to mankind. The sun kissed beaches, the regal forts, majestic hills, meandering rivers and the rich cultural tradition of this land all pale in comparison to the ancient stories it has to share.
A tour to Willington Island will reveal that this old island of Kochi is a major commercial center in the town. Willington Island is a manmade island created by using the soil from Kochi harbour.
It is a major artificial port in India which serves as a link between the other seaports. Surrounded by beautiful backwaters, the island houses cities best hotels and buildings.
Welcome to the hill resort of Devikulam that have the gorgeous green slopes that are as high as if to touch the sky. Lovely large lawns, rare fauna and flora and the cool breezes in Devikulam are not just refreshing but rejuvenating to the souls. Devikulam literally means "the pond or lake of the Devi". As per the beliefs of the people Goddess Sita had bathed in the waters of the lake in Devikulam.
Bandipur National Park
Bandipur National Park, an 874-sq.-km forested reserve in the southern Indian state of Karnataka, is known for its small population of tigers. Once the private hunting ground of the Maharajas of Mysore, the park also harbors Indian elephants, spotted deer, gaurs (bison), antelopes and numerous other native species. The 14th-century Himavad Gopalaswamy Temple offers views from the park's highest peak.
It is the only Hoysala temple dtill in active worship. The most marvellous specimen of Hoysala architecture.
Home to famous Abbey waterfall, Dubare Elephant camp for elephant’s interaction, Cauvery Nisaragadhama, Bylakupee- one the largest Tibetan Monasteries , handricrafts, carpet factories and an incense factory.
The ancient capital of Hoysala. The temple complex has a museum which houses idols, statues, busts from the ruins.
Coakers walk- It offers some of the best views of the plains, Green Valley View- this point commands beautiful view of entire Vaigai Dam. This place was once known as ‘Suicide Point’.
Nagarahole National Park, Kabini
Nagarhole National Park, also known as Rajiv Gandhi National Park, is a wildlife reserve in the South Indian state of Karnataka. Part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, the park is backed by the Brahamagiri Mountains and filled with sandalwood and teak trees. The Kabini River winds through jungle landscapes, home to tigers, Asian elephants and a variety of birds. Nearby, the Irupu Falls cascade down tree-lined rocks.
Where you can experience thrilling toy train ride, botanical garden, rose garden, Deer Park- its one of the high altitude animal park in India. Doddabetta- Highest peak point in Nilgiris mountains.
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