Immediately upon arrival, you will be housed in Riviera Retreat (an appartment complex) or at Hotel Wyte Fort at Kochi for the initial orientation phase. This part of the Program will also consist of visits to important places in the city, to the villages around Kochi as well as in the interior of Kerala.
While at Alleppey during the backwater expedition, stay will be on houseboats, at Periyar, you will be staying at the Forest Eco-lodge near the famed Periyar Tiger Reserve. These eco-lodges are run by the local communities as part of the India Eco-Development Agency which is funded by the World bank.
At Munnar, your accommodation will be at the Tall Trees Resort built in the middle of a cardamom forest. Part of the stay at Munnar will alsp be in tents. A day will be spent at a forest dormitory in the Chinnar Widlife sanctuary during the visit there. At Trichur accommodation has been aranged at hotels & government guest houses.