Kerala Holiday Package : Kerala Tourism Development Corporation
Budget holiday package – KTDC
The Kerala Tourism Development Corporation launched a Budget Holiday packages are available with or without transportation and ranges from 4 nights to 12 nights.The packages come in categories like Utharayanam (exploring northern Kerala), Dakshinayanam (exploring southern Kerala) and Sundara Keralam (for the whole of Kerala).
Utharayanam literally means the northward journey of the sun and the package includes two circuits with 7 nights and 8 days to discover the beauty of northern Kerala. One circuit is from Kannur to Kochi and the other from Kochi to Kannur. This package covers the most popular destinations in north Kerala like Bekal, Parassinikadavu, Payyambalam, Muzhappilangad, Kuruva Island, Tholpetty, Edakkal Caves, Nilambur, Silent Valley, Athirapally, Kodanad and Kochi.
Dakishinayanam means the southward journey of the sun. This package also includes two circuits with 6 nights and 7 days to explore southern Kerala from Thiruvananthapuram to Kochi or from Kochi to Thiruvananthapuram. This package would take one through destinations like Kanyakumari, Padmanabhapuram Palace, Kovalam, Varkala, Konni, Thekkady, Peerumedu, Eravikulam, Munnar, Malayatoor and Kochi.
The Sundara Keralam package applies to the whole of Kerala, comprising 11 nights and 12 days with two circuits viz. Kanaykumari to Bekal and Bekal to Kanaykumari. Destinations coming under this package are Padmanabhapuram Palace, Thiruvananthapuram, Kovalam, Varkala, Kollam, Alappuzha, Kumarakom, Thekkady, Peerumedu, Kochi, Arthirapally, Guruvayoor, Thrissur, Silent Valley, Nilambur, Sulthan Bathery, Edakkal Caves, Muzhappilangad, Payyambalam, Parassinikadavu, Kannur, Kappil and Bekal.
Holiday packages for domestic tourists
KTDC has come up with new holiday packages for domestic tourists to be offered during the forthcoming festival seasons.The packages have been designed to suit the spending capabilities of domestic tourists. KTDC expects a surge in their arrival during the festival season.The packages on offer will cover accommodation, food and travel to major destinations.Among the holiday packages offered is ‘Discover Kerala’ which will provide accommodation for the tourists at the KTDC Tamarind Easy Hotels and budget hotels at Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alappuzha, Peermedu, Thekkady, Kalady, Athirapalli, Guruvayur, Thrissur, Malampuzha, Silent Valley, Kondotti, Nilambur, Thirunelli and Parassinikadavu at affordable prices. The package also includes the sightseeing at nearby tourist attractions, places of interest, historical places, pilgrim centres and wildlife sanctuaries.