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VIAKOM DAY TOUR EX COCHIN

No of Days : 1

Tour Details 
Vaikom lies on the western side of the Kottayam district of Kerala. It is a quaint village just an hour’s drive from the city, and offers you a traditional welcome and a chance to witness the unhurried lifestyle of the villagers. See their simple homes and small workshops 
 

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Location: Vaikom  
20km from Kumarakom / 40 km from Cochin

Duration: 5.5 Hours

Timing: 08.00 Am  to 13.30 PM 

Visit the Vaikom Shiva Temple, typical example of the Kerala style of temple architecture. More popular as the ‘Kasi of the South’ (refering to the Kasiviswanathar temple), this temple is famous for its elephant pageants and traditional art performances.

A Village Tour -  At this quaint village you will see how the local people earn their livelihoods. Observe their daily activities: Ladies weave coir ropes from dried coconut husks, and see straw mats being woven out of wild pineapple leaves. Watch the local potter create a range of pots and vases, depicting ethnic designs in clay. During this walk you will stop briefly at the Khadi Weaving Centre to see villagers producing hand-spun and hand-woven cloth out of cotton. 

A canoe ride in the narrow canals; there is no better way to see the life and activities on backwater at close quarters. 
 


HIGHLIGHTS : 
Local Life immersion  
Typical Kerala Temple
Traditional Canoe ride
Homemade meal in a Family 

VIAKOM DAY TOUR EX COCHIN 

Cancellation Policy:
1 Month before start of the journey, else cancellation charges applicable. 20% charges applicable for refund back to your card in case of cancellation