Brace yourself as we bring you a Monks on Wheels exclusive event for an ultimate experience to VARKALA. We take you on the most amazing tour for 2N/3D to the unique beach town backed by the marvelous red cliffs, a peaceful canoe boat ride through the serene backwaters surrounded by lush green coconut plantation and one of a kind water experience doing Stand Up Paddle & Kayaking to an island which is once believed to have been used to hide gold.
Sounds exciting right? Add the Monks on Wheels hospitality & entertainment to it and you'll have the most spectacular experience worth cherishing for a lifetime.
Let us quickly get into the details of the event.
Itinerary for the Event:
- Check-In to the Hostel at 12 Noon.
- Freshen up, Head out to have an authentic lunch at True Thomas.
- Start the journey towards Golden Island (Ponnumthuruthu) for Stand-Up Paddle/ Kayaking.
- Paddle/Kayak in the beautiful and calm backwaters to the magnificent Golden Island.
- Enjoy the most wonderful view of the sunset from the island.
- Return back to the hostel.
- Later try out the famous cafes (Darjeeling Cafe, Cafe Italiano & Coffee Temple recommended) in Varkala for dinner(self-sponsored).
- End it all by an overnight stay in the hostel/tents.
- Wake up and have breakfast.
- Visit Kappil Beach
- Start the journey to Munroe Island(2 hrs)
- Have lunch(self-sponsored) en route.
- Reach Munroe Island and Hop on for a canoe ride through the lush green coconut trees.
- Enjoy the serene backwaters and click some amazing pictures.
- Visit Mayyanad Beach for sunset en route while returning
- Return back to the hostel.
- Get ready for some barbecue, campfire & music.
- Leisure time to try out the variety of cuisines at some famous restaurants for dinner(self-sponsored).
- End it all by an overnight stay in the hostel/tent.
- Wake up early and try some surfing or play on the beach.
- Have Breakfast
- Check-out at 10:30 AM
- Go shopping in the famous north cliff at Varkala.
- Head back to Bengaluru.
The trip cost includes :
1. Delicious Meals:-
a) Breakfast on Day 2 & 3
b) Lunch on Day 1
2. Accommodation will be in hostel/tents.
3. Barbecue(Veg & Non-Veg), Campfire and music under a million stars on Day 2 (if weather permits)
4. Transfers to Golden Island
5. Stand-Up Paddle/ Kayaking Activity charges in Golden Island
6. Equipment charges
7. Instructor charges.
8. Transfers to Munroe Island
9. Canoe Ride charges in Munroe Island
10. First Aid kit in case of emergencies. (We hope we don't have any)
11. 2 or more dedicated Team members from Monks on Wheels to keep you entertained throughout the journey.
1. All transfers to bus stations or railway stations.
2. Lunch on Day 2 & 3 and Dinner on Day 1 & 2
3. Personal Expenses
4. Other things not mentioned above.
Early Bird offer without transportation cost: Rs.7599/-*
Normal Price without transportation cost: Rs. 8599/-*
How to get to Varkala from Bengaluru?
Train: The best and cheapest option to travel from Bengaluru to Varkala.