Top 5 Reasons to Visit South India

The South India tour has a distinctive vibe that attracts you the way no other destination does! Stunning scenic beauty, moth watering food, warm hospitality and amazing architecture, reasons to visit South India are plentiful! Let’s discus them.

Scenic Beauty

The lush greenery and majestically carved temples are easy on the eyes and provide a viewing experience that no other location does!

Architecture

The majestically carved temples, most of which are over thousands of years old provide a beautiful and strengthened travel experience.

The Food

South Indian cuisine is famous all over the world, enjoying the same while touring South India is an entirely surreal and pleasant experience!

Hospitality

South India is full of the warmest and most friendly and hospitable people. Watching the locals be extremely rooted with their culture is extremely appealing.

Ayurveda Retreats

Kerala is the home of Ayurveda, one of the oldest forms of traditional medicine. Visit an Ayurveda retreat to make sure that after your trip, you return home
much stronger and calmer!

What Travellers Are Saying!

Based on 154 reviews
Amanda M
Amanda M
2022-11-21
Reliable, flexible & courteous We were two female friends travelling together, Bablo, our driver made us feel so comfortable and was only too pleased to recommend restaurants, shopping and sights for us to experience. Nothing was too much trouble for him.Before our trip Kumar put an itinerary together for us and answered all the questions we wanted to ask.We felt very safe and enjoyed every moment.This company was very reliable, always on time, flexible & courteous. Even when it took 2 hours to get through immigration in the early hours of the morning, Bablo greeted us warmly.
kasia
kasia
2022-11-20
Amazing Trip to India As a two female tourist, we were afraid of trip to India at first. When we found private driver in India website it calmed us and it was perfect option. From the beginning we felt safe and taken care of. Communication with all our drivers was smooth and thanks for them, we learned a lot about new places, people and culture (recommendations of food were amazing)Our trip plan was Golden Triangle with trip to Varanasi for 9 days and private driver option allowed us see many areas which could be hard to arrange on our own. I truly recommend to book such trip, to feel that you fully experience stay in India.In future, when coming back to India, I will book another trip for sure!
Magda
Magda
2022-11-19
Amazing trip for female travellers. Me and my female friend booked the Golden Triangle Tour with Varanasi for 9 days. From the very beginning while texting and planning the trip the communication was very easy. The price was clear and the activities. When we arrived one driver Surat was waiting for us and with a big smile welcomed us at the airport. Then even though it was a first day he went with us around the main bazaar and showed us the temple. We liked him a lot and felt very safe. On the next day we got another driver Anil who took care of our trip for the next couple of days. He always made sure we go to places we want and he was very kind and patiently was waiting for us next to every attraction. He gave us tips and told us many interesting things about the places we visited as well as the life and culture in India. The company booked for us a train and flight from and to Varanasi. We met there a tuk tuk driver Papu who took care of us like we would be his daughters. He was always smiling and explaining us everything. He was always on time in the meeting point and made sure we have everything we need. We were also driven to the airport at 4 am by Kumar. Overall the trip totally exceeded our expectation and we want to recommend everyone the trip with this company. When I am back I will definitely book another trip with them but in different parts of India. Many many thanks to all of you for making our trip to India unforgettable.
Marie L
Marie L
2022-11-13
Good private driver We used this service many times during our time in India, the communication was clear, the driver perfectly on time and car clean. I recommend !
Rebecca P
Rebecca P
2022-11-12
Highly recommended Our family of 4 spent 12 days travelling around the Golden Triangle with Kumar. From the very beginning until the end we found Kumar to be exceptional. He was very easy to communicate with, honest, reliable, punctual and very easy to spend time with. He gave us great advice on which places to visit and restaurants to eat at. His car was just 2 days old so very comfortable and with excellent AC. Despite the crazy drivers in India we always felt very safe with Kumar. I would highly recommend him to anyone thinking of visiting India.
George H
George H
2022-11-09
Great experience, would recommend Vipin drove us from Delhi-Agra-Jaipur-Pushkar-Jodhpur-Udaipur (all in less than 10 days!) Vipin was a great driver: always responsive, punctual, safe and smooth. He also has a can do positive attitude which was much appreciated over the very long drives. Having looked at around 5 companies, this was the cheapest and we do not regret our choice. Another major plus was the Wi-Fi which was very reliable and fast throughout the trip. Whilst Vipin didn’t have loads of suggestions for stop off points, restaurants etc, he was always happy to take us wherever we wanted to go which worked for us. If you’re looking for a guide, Vipin can also arrange one for you but, if you don’t, you should make that clear as we were provided one in Agra as part of the package. Overall, we would highly recommend. Thanks Vipin!
Susan W
Susan W
2022-11-05
Fantastic Driver in India - Highly Recommended We had our driver, Beblu, for over two weeks, and he took us all over India. He did a fantastic job of not only driving us but finding us local guides and wonderful restaurants. We enjoyed his company and found him to be punctual with a good sense of humor. He worked very hard to take us to all the out-of-the-way places we wanted to go as well as the more famous sites. He made our trip that much more fun, interesting, and enjoyable! When we returned to India for our next trip, we will definitely be contacting him and his company again! Highly recommend!
QuimFrancisco
QuimFrancisco
2022-11-04
Private Driver Tour experience Our driver Guram is very responsive. He adjusts our iterinary as it sees fit. Highly recommended for touring the Golden triangle. I can only hope to see other structures, monuments but time is limited. 🙂
Sanushka M
Sanushka M
2022-11-03
Day trips to Agra and Delhi with Kumar Kumar took us on a day trip to Agra and Delhi City, had a great time! Our guide Ayush in Agra was very professional and knowledgeable. Kumar is very reliable and arranging everything was so easy because he responded so quickly! Thank you Kumar!
Terrie-Ann D
Terrie-Ann D
2022-10-14
Book Sevinder Kumar. He is wonderful My friends and I (visiting from NYC and London) had the great pleasure of being driven around Incredible India by Mr Sevinder Kumar. He was reliable from start to finish. He made us feel incredibly safe on India’s crazy roads and he was very informative throughout our Golden Triangle journey. We had an amazing trip and this would not have been possible without Sevinder. He was always on time, rather reasonable and a great communicator. If you are looking to visit India anytime soon, please utilize Sevinder Kumar’s services. He is highly recommended.

Kerala Beaches & Hill Station Tour

8 Nights 9 Days: Cochin – Munnar – Periyar – Alleppey – Cochin

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival at Trivandrum
Our driver will pick you up from the Trivandrum airport upon your arrival. You will head for Kovalam after exploring Trivandrum and there you will relax at a hotel for the night.
Day 2: Exploring Kovalam
After the morning breakfast you will take on water sport and health based activities like surging, angling, any other activity that you might have added to your package! The Kovalam sea shore and its beauty will be soaked in after after this relaxing day, you’d relax more at your retreat at Kovalam!
Day 3: Kovalam – Kanyakumari
After the morning breakfast on Day 3 we will head for Kanyakumari, the place is full of majestic temples that we will visit and at the end of the day you’d head for the hotel to spend the night in Kanyakumari.
Day 4: Kanyakumari – Alleppey
The day 4 of the tour will begin with a tasty breakfast and after that we’d head for Alleppey, there you will enjoy backwater tours through sailing boat. You can even attempt angling from the wonderful houseboats. After the dinner you can relax at the houseboat.
Day 5: Alleppey – Periyar
After the breakfast we’d head for the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary where you can come across wonderful creatures like elephant, wild pigs, and even go on a fun filled elephant safari. After the dinner you will relax at the hotel in Periyar.
Day 6: Periyar – Munnar
On the 6th Day of your South India tour you will head for Munnar after the morning breakfast. Munnar has around 30 tea manors for you to explore, we will also explore Munnar Slopes & tea plants. A short visit to the Munnar Tea Factory will also be on the menu. At the end of this day, you can relax at the hotel.
Day 7: Exploring Munnar
Exploring Munnar is not a single day task, so we’d continue to explore Munnar and visit sites like the Bloom International Park, and Devikulam which is a peaceful slope station full of pleasant mountains and gorgeous gardens. After the exploration, you’d head back to your hotel to spend the night there.
Day 8: Munnar - Cochin
After the morning breakfast on Day 8 of the trip. We’d head for Cochin. On the way we’d see many other beautiful sites and also appreciate Kathakali Dance before relaxing at the inn.
Day 9: Cochin – Home
On the final day of this beautiful South India Trip you’d be taken to the Cochin air port so you may fly back to your home!

Exploring Kerala

11 Nights 12 Days: Cochin – Munnar – Cardamom House – Periyar – Houseboat – Kumarakom

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival at Cochin
Our driver will pick you up from the Cochin airport upon your arrival. You will relax at a hotel for the night.
Day 2: Exploring Cochin
Cochin has a lot to offer and we will begin to absorb all of that after the morning breakfast. We will visit the Fort Cochin area which has retained its existence since more than 1000 years back when it was initially built! We will also visit the temples and enjoy an evening of Kathakali Dance. After all the exploration you will stay at the hotel overnight.
Day 3: Cochin – Periyar
After the morning breakfast we will drive to Periyar and head for the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary where you can come across wonderful creatures like elephant, wild pigs, and even go on a fun filled elephant safari. After the dinner you will relax at the hotel in Periyar.
Day 4: Exploring Periyar
Following the morning breakfast we will continue to explore Periyar and also go for a short trek inside a forest. The bird life will be viewed like you might have never seen before! You will relax at the hotel in Periyar overnight.
Day 5: Periyar – Cardamom House
After the morning breakfast we’d head for Cardamom House which is an accommodation that has the ratio of 2 guesses to each staff member! The definition of personal attention can be expected during this stay. You will stay at the Cardamom House overnight.
Day 6: Exploring Cardamom House
We will stroll through the village and absorb the atmosphere while watching the rural life unfold. In culmination, all of this provides a surreal experience! You will stay at the Cardamom House overnight.
Day 7: Caradmom House – Munnar
After the morning breakfast we’d head for Munnar. Munnar has around 30 tea manors for you to explore, we will also explore Munnar Slopes & tea plants. A short visit to the Munnar Tea Factory will also be on the menu. At the end of this day, you can relax at the hotel.
Day 8: Exploring Munnar
Exploring Munnar is not a single day task, so we’d continue to explore Munnar and visit sites like the Bloom International Park, and Devikulam which is a peaceful slope station full of pleasant mountains and gorgeous gardens. After the exploration, you’d head back to your hotel to spend the night there.
Day 9: Munnar – Kumarakom
The morning of Day 9 would have an optional yoga and meditation class, after which you can have your breakfast and then we’d head for Kumarakom and after reaching it, you will stay there overnight.
Day 10: Exploring Kumarakom
Kumarakom is filled of independent activities that you are free to explore at your own free will. You can choose to explore the tribal villages too or visit the nearby water bird sanctuary. You will stay there overnight.
Day 11: Kumarakom – Houseboat
After the morning breakfast you will explore the wonderful Houseboats and the comfort they provide! You will stay there overnight.
Day 12: Houseboat – Cochin – Departure
After the breakfast you will be transferred back to your hotel for your journey forward!

Splendid South India

9 Nights 10 Days: Coorg – Nagarhole – Kadavu – Cochin – Houseboat

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival at Mangalore
Our driver will pick you up from the Mangalore upon your arrival. After this, you will be taken to the Tamara Resort in Coorg where you will relax overnight.
Day 2: Exploring Coorg
You will explore Coorg on the 2nd day of your trip and witness the wonders of the nature. We will also head for trekking at Pathipole Falls. We’d end the day by indulging in an activity called Blossoms to Brew which is an experience of the process of making coffee! You will stay overnight at Coorg.
Day 3: Coorg – Bird Watching
This fun filled trip also has a bird watching day! After the morning breakfast you will head out to explore the gems of the region. Yoga and Meditation at the resort can also be done! You will stay overnight at Coorg.
Day 4: Coorg – Nagarhole
After the breakfast on Day 4 we will drive to Nagarhole where you will go for jungle excursions in a jeep! You will stay there overnight.
Day 5: Exploring Nagarhole
This day will be an exploration heavy day at your own free will, a variety of activities based on your interests will be available for you.
Day 6: Nagarhole – Kadavu
After the breakfast on Day 6 we will head out for Kadavu.
Day 7: Kadavu
You may explore a variety of independent activities on this day!
Day 8: Kadavu – Cochin
On day 8 we will head for Cochin! Cochin has a lot to offer and we will begin to absorb all of that after the morning breakfast. We will visit the Fort Cochin area which has retained its existence since more than 1000 years back when it was initially built! We will also visit the temples and enjoy an evening of Kathakali Dance. After all the exploration you will stay at the hotel overnight.
Day 9: Cochin – Alleppey – Houseboat
After the morning breakfast you will explore Alleppey and the wonderful Houseboats and the comfort they provide! You will stay there overnight.
Day 10: Departure
The final day will have you dropped at the International Airport for your onward flight!

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  • Tour and trekking guide for entire journey

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  •  Visa fees and entry clearing fees
  •  Single room accommodations
  •  Liquors, beeers and bootled beverages
  •  Photography ccessories like cameras etc.

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