The Lakshadweep islands is the gorgeous union territory of India consisting of an archipelago of over 36 islands. This maritime boundary between the Arabian Sea and the Laccadive Sea is situated at a distance of 200 to 440 kms from the Malabar Coast of the Indian subcontinent. The island is teeming with marine life and scenic beauty that goes beyond imagination. These islands are not only gorgeous in every sense but have deep religious and spiritual importance as well. The pristine beauty, clear open skies and the calming blue waters of Lakshadweep can give any foreign destination a run for its money. Here is a well curated itinerary for a full 7 days of Lakshadweep tour from Kerala that will leave a lasting impression in your hearts for the times to come.
- Witnessing famous cultural dance performance of Kathakali at Cochin
- Witness the world famous Chinese fishing nets and Mattancherry Palace at Cochin
- Relaxing boat cruise
- Thrilling water sports activities at Bangaram Island
- Calming aromatherapy
Lakshadweep Tour Itinerary
Day 1 :Arrival At Cochin
Arrive at Cochin airport or railway station and move to the hotel assigned here for check in. relax for some time at the hotel and freshen up. In the evening, witness the famous Kathakali Dance form. Finally this will be followed by dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 2 :Full Day Of Sightseeing At Cochin
Post breakfast at the hotel in Cochin head for a full day of sightseeing in Cochin. Visit the world famous Chinese fishing nets and explore the Mattancherry Palace. Take a refreshing walk along the narrow, stunning streets of Cochin and observe the unique and traditional handicrafts, antique shops. Take a tour of the exciting and oldest living Jewish synagogue in the world. Finally by evening head on shopping for the famous textiles, jewellery, clothing and apparels, spices and more.
By the end of the day enjoy a sunset boating cruise and get a stunning view of the seven islands. Overnight stay and dinner will be at the hotel in Cochin.
Day 3 :Cochin - Agatti - Bangaram Island (by flight)
Post check out from the hotel in Cochin, head to the airport and board a flight for Agatti. On arriving at Agatti take a cruise across the clear and calming seas in order to reach Bangaram Island. Check in to the hotel here for dinner and an overnight stay. The rest of the day will be for relaxing.
Day 4 :Bangaram Island
On waking up you will witness the stunning and beautiful oasis of clear blue water, pine trees, colourful wildflowers and a calming environment. This will be a leisure day at the island where it is best to admire the scenic surrounding natural beauty, relaxing serene surroundings and indulge in various beach activities. Finally the day will end at the hotel on the island for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 5 :Bangaram Island (water sports activities day)
After breakfast, head to indulge in some water sports activities like boating, kayaking, deep sea fishing, sailing, scuba diving, snorkelling and more. It will be a great day to keep your social media busy. After an exciting and tiring day, head back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 6 :Bangaram Island (Relaxing Day)
The day will commence in the morning after breakfast. Explore the calming beaches and the surrounding nature. Go for a relaxing aromatherapy treatment at some Ayurvedic centre. Finally end the day by going back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 7 :Bangaram Island - Agatti - Cochin (Departure)
Finally the tour will end with departure from flight at the Agatti airport and drop off at Cochin. After Cochin feel free to go to your destination of choice and this will be the end of your 7 full days of exciting and relaxing holiday in Lakshadweep.
- Accommodation as decided beforehand
- Meal plan according to what was decided
- Complimentary Kathakali Dance concert
- Sightseeing and transfers as per itinerary
- All applicable current taxes for hotels and transportation
- Train or flight tickets
- Any personal expenses like laundry, tipping, shopping, phone bill etc.
- Any expense not mentioned in the inclusions section
- Guide charge, entry fees etc.
- Any extra charges for in hotel services
- Personal insurance
Frequently Asked Questions
Q1.What Is The Best Food In Lakshadweep?
A. The best cuisines of Lakshadweep include prawns, crabs, seaweed, octopus, squid etc.
Q2.Is A Passport Required To Go To Lakshadweep?
A. Every person who is not a native of Lakshadweep should obtain a mandatory permit.
Q3.Is Lakshadweep Better Than Maldives?
A. Yes. When it comes to the variety of marine life, cultural heritage, and affordability and water sports activities, Lakshadweep is much better than Maldives.
Q4.What Is The Most Widely Spoken Language In Lakshadweep?
A. The most common language spoken in Lakshadweep is Malayalam along with a variety of other local languages.
Q5.What Is The Most Famous Drink Of Lakshadweep?
A. Coconut water is the most famous drink of Lakshadweep.