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Kerala Motorbike Tour

Kerala Motorbike Tour

Price

$3200

Duration

15 days

Max People

10

Min Age

18

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Overview

Mountains, Culture, and Wildlife - 15 days guided motorcycle tour in South India

Overview

Embark on a spellbinding journey through the diverse landscapes of South India! Our guided motorbike tours lead you on an extraordinary adventure across the lush greenery and vibrant culture of Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

Traverse the enthralling cities and towns of Kochi, Kumily, Kodaikanal, Alleppey, Munnar, Wayanad, Ooty, Masinagudi, Cherai Beach, and Thattekad. From the tranquil backwaters of Alleppey to the scenic hills of Ooty, each day offers a new, exhilarating experience.

Marvel at the natural wonders of South India, including verdant tea plantations, pristine beaches, and exotic wildlife sanctuaries, as you ride through this mesmerizing land. Enjoy a stay in the picturesque hill stations of Munnar and Kodaikanal, and explore the abundant wildlife in Wayanad and Masinagudi.

Savor the delectable flavors of South Indian cuisine, from the spicy Kerala-style fish curry to the mouthwatering Tamil Nadu Biryani, as you immerse yourself in the local culture.

 

Tour Highlights

Start your adventure in Cochin, savoring delicious local cuisine before embarking on your journey.
Experience the awe-inspiring Athirapalli Waterfalls, a natural wonder surrounded by lush greenery.
Explore the rich biodiversity of the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary near Kumily, with opportunities for wildlife sightings.
Ride through the rolling hills of Munnar, where you can stay in charming tea estate cottages and witness beautiful tea plantations.
Enjoy the tranquility of Kodaikanal, visiting pristine lakes and indulging in local cuisine.
Immerse yourself in the scenic beauty of Valparai, known for its tea estates and comfortable lodging options.
Ride to Ooty, surrounded by lush forests and tea gardens, and enjoy the serene ambiance.
Conclude your journey with a unique houseboat stay in Wayanad, cruising along the serene backwaters and savoring delectable Kerala cuisine.
This adventure offers a perfect blend of stunning natural landscapes, wildlife, culinary delights, and unique lodging experiences.

Tour Map

Included/Excluded

  • Royal Enfield Himalayan Motorcycle and fuel
  • Twin sharing accommodation
  • Mineral water, Tea-coffee Includead
  • English-speaking guide
  • Mechanics and spare parts
  • All entrance fees (No wild safaries)
  • Luggage and backup support vehicles.
  • Visa
  • International or domestic flights.
  • Any medical / travel insurance.
  • Any tips for the team
  • Personal Expenses.
  • Alcoholic beverages.
  • Any damage to the motorcycle.

Tour Plan

Day 1: Arrive in Cochin

After your flight, We will personally greet you upon your morning arrival in Cochin. They will then arrange your transfer to a charming beachside resort. This luxurious resort is surrounded by palm groves and offers uninterrupted views of the serene Indian Ocean stretching into the horizon.

Following your arrival, take some well-deserved time to unwind after your journey. You can relax by the pool, enjoying rest and recreation. Later in the day, there will be an introductory meeting where you'll have the opportunity to get to know fellow riders and your trusty bikes. If time allows, a short ride may be included.

The day will conclude with a delightful welcome dinner at the resort, featuring mouthwatering cuisine. Your night stay is in this luxury beachside resort, ensuring your comfort and relaxation.

Day 2: Cochin – Kumily 

Prepare for your adventure! On the second day, start early from Cochin for a breathtaking ride to Kumily. You'll journey through backwaters, and rice paddies, and ascend through the Cardamom Hills and Southern Ghats' rubber and tea plantations. Enjoy chai tea and snacks along the way. Ride on well-maintained roads to the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, where the scenery becomes even more spectacular despite road conditions worsening. Explore 100 kilometers within the 770-square-kilometre sanctuary on your bikes, offering a unique experience compared to typical boat tours on Lake Periyar. The region's cooler temperature provides a refreshing change, and you'll rest in Kumily.

Day 3: Kumily - Kodaikanal 

Get ready for another exciting day of your journey! On this leg of your adventure, you'll travel from Kumily to Kodaikanal. Your route will take you through picturesque landscapes, as you ascend through the lush hills and forests of the Western Ghats. Along the way, you can stop for breaks to savor local chai tea and delicious snacks.

The roads on this route are well-maintained, providing a smooth ride as you make your way to the charming town of Kodaikanal. Here, you'll discover stunning vistas and a tranquil environment that makes for a memorable experience.

After your day's journey, relax and unwind in Kodaikanal, where you'll find comfortable accommodations.

Day 4: Kodaikanal – Munnar 

Prepare for another thrilling day of your journey! Departing from Kodaikanal, you'll embark on a scenic ride to the beautiful hill station of Munnar. Your route will wind through the captivating landscapes of the Western Ghats, offering breathtaking views of tea plantations and misty mountains. Throughout your journey, take breaks to relish local chai tea and delectable snacks. The well-maintained roads will ensure a smooth ride as you make your way to the charming town of Munnar. In Munnar, you'll be treated to more awe-inspiring natural beauty and a tranquil atmosphere, making your adventure even more unforgettable. After your day's ride, you can unwind in comfortable accommodations in Munnar.

Day 5: Rest day in Munnar

You'll have a chance to explore the delights of Munnar and the surrounding area. About half of the total world population of about 2,000 animal species live in the ranges below the Anamudi Peak, which has an altitude of 2,695 meters, the highest in Southern India. Later, you will stay overnight.

Day 6: Munnar – Valparai

Prepare for another thrilling day of your journey! Departing from Munnar, you'll embark on a scenic ride to the charming destination of Valparai, renowned for its exhilarating 40 hairpin bends. Your route will lead you through the picturesque landscapes of the Western Ghats, offering stunning views of lush greenery and winding roads. During your journey, take breaks to savor local chai tea and tasty snacks. The well-kept roads ensure a smooth ride as you navigate these thrilling hairpin bends on your way to the serene town of Valparai.

In Valparai, you'll be treated to more breathtaking natural beauty and a peaceful atmosphere, making your adventure even more memorable. After a day of exploration, you can relax in comfortable accommodations in Valparai.

Day 7 : Valparai - Athirapally

Prepare for an exhilarating motorcycle tour through South India, from Valparai to Athirapally, where you'll encounter a series of captivating natural wonders. Begin amidst Valparai's tea gardens, followed by a ride through a bamboo forest, a mesmerizing stretch that offers a unique sensory experience. Discover the engineering marvel of Sholayar Dam, and if you're lucky, spot wildlife in the Anamalai Tiger Reserve. Take a serene pause at Chinnakallar Falls, then continue to the breathtaking Athirapally Waterfalls and the serene Vazhachal Waterfalls. Savour local cuisine in Pollachi, interact with local communities, and bond with fellow riders. Comfortable accommodations and memorable riding experiences complete this adventure through diverse landscapes and cascading waterfalls.

Day 8 : Athirapally - Ooty 

Your motorcycle journey from Athirapally to Ooty via Thrissur and Palakkad offers a diverse and captivating experience. It all begins at the breathtaking Athirapally Waterfalls, and as you ride towards Thrissur, you'll be immersed in lush green landscapes. Thrissur, with its rich cultural heritage, invites exploration of historic temples and local cuisine. The route then leads you through the challenging Palakkad Gap, with its winding roads and hairpin bends, offering an adrenaline rush. As you leave Palakkad behind, you'll ascend into the enchanting Nilgiri Hills, with cooler climes and lush greenery, before reaching the picturesque hill station of Ooty. This journey seamlessly blends natural beauty with cultural encounters. If the Muli Road is open, we'll opt for it, adding even more breathtaking vistas and exhilarating twists and turns to this already memorable motorcycle adventure.

Day 9: Ooty – Masinagudi 

Get ready for a heart-pounding motorcycle adventure from the tranquil hill station of Ooty to the untamed wilderness of Masinagudi. Your journey begins amidst Ooty's emerald tea plantations and takes you on a nostalgic ride aboard the Nilgiri Mountain Railway, winding through lush terrain. You'll encounter serene beauty at Emerald and Avalanche Lakes before venturing into Mukurthi National Park, where bison, elephants, and a myriad of bird species may cross your path. As you navigate the scenic roads leading to Masinagudi, you'll be enveloped by dense forests, possibly spotting langurs and deer. In Masinagudi, the gateway to Mudumalai National Park, embark on jungle safaris to capture memories of elephants, wild boar, and elusive big cats. Amidst it all, savor South Indian cuisine, interact with locals, and experience the laid-back charm of Masinagudi. This motorcycle tour promises a captivating blend of nature, wildlife, culture, and adventure, allowing you to explore the wild side of South India.

Day 10: Masinagudi – Wayanad 

Prepare for an unforgettable motorcycle adventure that will transport you from the untamed wilds of Masinagudi to the pristine paradise of Wayanad. Your journey kicks off amidst the rugged beauty of the Mudumalai National Park, a haven for diverse wildlife, from tigers to elephants. As you cross into Karnataka, the Bandipur Tiger Reserve beckons, showcasing more of India's exquisite fauna. Meandering through the scenic routes of Gundlupet, you'll arrive in Sultan Bathery, a town steeped in history and ancient Jain temples. Wayanad greets you with its lush sanctuary, offering a chance to spot exotic birds and wildlife. Explore the ancient petroglyphs of Edakkal Caves, conquer the summit of Chembra Peak for breathtaking views, and unwind at the tranquil Pookode Lake. Marvel at Wayanad's picturesque tea plantations, indulge in local cuisine and explore the engineering marvel of Banasura Sagar Dam. Don't forget to engage with the local communities to gain a deeper understanding of their way of life. This motorcycle tour promises a thrilling blend of nature, history, and culture, providing an immersive experience of South India's breathtaking landscapes and rich heritage.

Day 11: Wayanad – Cherai beach

Prepare for an unforgettable motorcycle adventure commencing from the tranquil shores of Cherai Beach. As the wind in your hair and the sun on your back set the tone, you'll ride along the picturesque coastal routes and serene backwaters of Kerala. Explore the historic lanes of Fort Kochi, with its colonial-era architecture and iconic Chinese fishing nets. Visit the Mattancherry Palace to admire its intricate murals and delve into the antique shops and spice markets of Jew Town, where the Paradesi Synagogue stands as a testament to a rich history. Your journey continues along the peaceful Kochi backwaters, providing a glimpse into the daily life of the region. You'll venture to Kalady, the birthplace of Adi Shankaracharya, before reaching the Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, a haven for birdwatchers. Cross the Neriamangalam Bridge with its breathtaking views of the Periyar River, and make your way to the impressive Idukki Dam, offering awe-inspiring vistas of the reservoir and the Western Ghats. Munnar's lush tea plantations await, and the journey culminates with a visit to the world's highest tea plantation at Kolukkumalai. This motorcycle tour from Cherai Beach delivers a delightful mix of coastal serenity, cultural exploration, and encounters with Kerala's breathtaking landscapes, ensuring an adventure that caters to both the thrill-seeker and the cultural enthusiast.

Day 12: Cherai beach – Thattekad

Embark on a thrilling motorcycle adventure from Cherai Beach to Thattekad, where the pristine coastal breeze greets you as you depart. Along the way, explore the enchanting bylanes of Fort Kochi, home to colonial-era architecture and the iconic Chinese fishing nets, and delve into the cultural tapestry of Jew Town, where antique shops and the historic Paradesi Synagogue beckon. Traverse the serene Kochi backwaters, catching glimpses of local life. The journey leads to Kalady, the birthplace of Adi Shankaracharya before you immerse yourself in the avian wonders of Thattekad Bird Sanctuary. As you cross the Neriamangalam Bridge, you'll be treated to panoramic views of the Periyar River. Finally, the ride culminates at the Idukki Dam, a marvel of engineering nestled amid the Western Ghats. This motorcycle tour offers an enticing blend of coastal charm, cultural exploration, and mesmerizing landscapes, catering to adventurers and culture enthusiasts alike.

Day 13: Thattekad – Alleppey

Embark on an exhilarating motorcycle adventure from Thattekad to Alleppey, where the day's thrills give way to the tranquil beauty of Kerala's famous backwaters. The journey begins at the avian paradise of Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, and as you leave behind the sanctuary's lush environs, you'll wind your way through scenic countryside. Nightfall in Alleppey brings a unique experience as you settle in for a peaceful night's stay in a charming houseboat, gently drifting on the serene backwaters. This motorcycle tour combines natural wonders, cultural encounters, and the enchantment of Kerala's renowned backwaters, promising an unforgettable journey through the diverse landscapes of South India.

Day 14: Alleppey to Cochin

Set out on a captivating motorcycle tour from the serene backwaters of Alleppey to the bustling port city of Cochin. Your journey begins amidst Alleppey's enchanting network of waterways, with a tranquil morning houseboat ride along the idyllic canals. As you ride to Cochin, you'll pass through quaint coastal villages, capturing the essence of Kerala's coastal life. Upon reaching Alleppey, the motorcycles will be left behind, and you'll continue the journey to Cochin in the comfort of private taxis. Upon arrival in Cochin, explore the historic Fort Kochi area, steeped in colonial-era architecture, ancient Chinese fishing nets, and a rich tapestry of culture. The tour culminates in the vibrant city of Cochin, blending the charm of Alleppey's backwaters with the historical and cultural allure of Fort Kochi, offering a diverse and memorable experience of South India's coastal landscapes.

Day 15: Departure from Cochin

As the sun rises, our team will ensure your timely return to the airport for your morning flight back home. It's time to bid farewell, but we look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Until we meet again, safe travels!

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Introducing Traverse Adventure Tours, your gateway to exhilarating new-age motorcycle adventures. Founded and owned by Vidit U, a passionate rider hailing from the heart of India, we are dedicated to crafting unforgettable journeys that embrace the spirit of adventure. Explore the diverse landscapes, cultures, and thrills that India has to offer on two wheels, guided by our expert team. Get ready to rev up your engines and embark on a ride like no other with Traverse Adventure Tours.

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Introducing Traverse Adventure Tours, your gateway to exhilarating new-age motorcycle adventures. Founded and owned by Vidit U, a passionate rider hailing from the heart of India, we are dedicated to crafting unforgettable journeys that embrace the spirit of adventure. Explore the diverse landscapes, cultures, and thrills that India has to offer on two wheels, guided by our expert team. Get ready to rev up your engines and embark on a ride like no other with Traverse Adventure Tours.

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 B-309, Oxford Avenue, Income tax circle, Ahmedabad. 

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+91 81607 28610

Email

Mail@traverseadventuretours.com

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