04 NIGHTS & 05 DAYS PALAKKAD & COIMBATORE
DAY 01: PALAKKAD ARRIVAL- PALAKKAD FORT - MALAMPUZHA GARDEN
On arrival at Palakkad Junction Railway Station / Palakkad KSRTC Bus Station, you will be transferred to your pre-booked hotel and then will make Check In. Later, you will be going for a full day Palakkad Sightseeing Tour. You will be visited Chinmaya Mission Sri Guruvayoorappan Temple and then 18 th Century Palakkad Fort, also known as Tipu’s Fort - one of the best preserved Forts in South India. Later you will be visited Rock Garden, Kava View Point, Aquarium, Snake Park, Malampuzha Garden, Malampuzha Lake and Hanging Bridge. You can enjoy Boating and Ropeway Ride. Later return to your hotel. Overnight stays in Palakkad.
DAY 02: GEDEE CAR MUSEUM - ISHA FOUNDATION- ADIYOGI STATUE
Today, after breakfast, you will be visited Ancient Thiruvalathur Randu Moorthy Temple, Known for its grand architecture and sculptures, located 07 KM away from Palakkad Town. This Ancient Temple is believed to have been founded by Saint Parasurama. After temple visit, you will proceed to Coimbatore and then visit Gedee Car Museum and then Isha Foundation. On arrival at Isha Foundation & Yoga Center, you will be visited Naga Shrine, Suryakund Dip (For Gents only), Chandrakund Dip (For Ladies only), Nandi Statue, Linga Bhairavi, Dhyanalinga, Isha Shoppe, Adiyogi Shiva Statue and Prayer Hall. You can try Bullock Cart Ride from the main entrance gate to Adiyogi Shiva Statue. Later you will leave Isha Foundation and will return to your hotel in Palakkad. Overnight stays in Palakkad.
DAY 03: KALPATHY TEMPLE - SIRUVANI FOREST
Today, after breakfast, you will be visited famous Kalpathy Vishwanatha Swamy Temple, a 12th Century Shiva Temple, popular for Chariot Festival (Ratholsavam), located 03 KM away from Palakkad Town. Later you will proceed to Siruvani Forest – An Evergreen Forest, located around 50 KM away from Palakkad Town. On arrival at Siruvani, you will be going for a Tour through Siruvani Forest. You will be visited Siruvani Dam area & then go for Keralamedu Trekking by Walk. After this activity, you will proceed to Palakkad and then you will be getting leisure time for Shopping at Palakkad Town. Overnight stays in Palakkad.
DAY 04: AHALIA HERITAGE VILLAGE - DHONI FOREST
Today, after breakfast, you will be visited Ahalia Heritage Village. You can see Terracotta Sculpture Museum, Koothambalam, Tribal Mural Gallery, Granite Sculpture Park, Museum etc in this village. Later you will proceed to Dhoni Forest– An Eco -tourism Hotspot in South India, located around 15 KM away from Palakkad Town, for Trekking Activity. On arrival at Dhoni Forest Check Post by around 01.30 PM, you will be getting ready for Trekking. You can enjoy few hours trekking by walk through Dhoni Forest. You can also enjoy waterfalls inside forest during Monsoon. After finishing trekking, you will return to your hotel. Overnight stays in Palakkad.
DAY 05: POTHUNDI DAM - NELLIYAMPATHY HILLS- PALAKKAD DEPARTURE
Today, after breakfast, you will check out from your hotel in Palakkad and you will proceed to Nelliyampathy Hills – An Eco -tourism Hotspot in South India and also called as ‘Second Ooty’, located around 65 KM away from Palakkad Town. En Route, you will have a short break at Pothundi- the down valley of Nelliyampathy Hills. On arrival at Pothundi, you will be visited Pothundi Dam, Reservoir, Western Ghat View Points and Garden. You have to pass through few Hair Pin Curves to reach Nelliyampathy Hills from Pothundi. On arrival at Nelliyampathy Hills, you will be visited Orange & Passion Fruit Processing Center, Seethargundu View Point, Kesavanpara View Point, Poab’s Tea Estate View and AVT Tea Estate View. Later you will return to Palakkad and will drop you at Palakkad Junction Railway Station / Palakkad KSRTC Bus Station for your return journey.
*THE TOUR ENDS*