Kerala Kalamandalam Tour – Cochin Day trips
Pick-up at hotel, Duration:8 Hours
$ 90Free for Childrens below 10
A Day with Masters –
This day tour in Kochi will take you to some of the most important cultural places the city has to offer. Participants will visit the performing arts school, Kerala Kalamandalam, the Guruvayoor Temple, and and Elephant Sanctuary.
This day tour will cover:
1. Kerala Kalamandalam visit (The cradle of performing arts)
Kerala Kalamandalam is the premiere public institution in India imparting training in and conducting performances of the classical arts of Kerala viz. Kathakali, Koodiyattam, Mohiniyaattam, Thullal and Panchavaadyam. Founded in 1930 by renowned poet Padmabhooshan Vallathol Narayana Menon along the banks of the river Nila in the Cheruthuruthy village of Thrissur District, Kalamandalam is an immortal name in the cultural map of the world. Training in art-disciplines at Kalamandalam tour essentially adheres to the ancient Gurukula sambradaaya (The traditional mode of education which calls for a deep bond between the teacher and the student).
2. Guruvayoor Temple visit and tour
This is one of the most important places of worship for Hindus. The divine Idol here is definitely not something to miss.
3 . Elephant Sanctuary visit,
This unique elephant sanctuary is maintained by a temple, the only one of its kind in the World. It has 68 elephants now. These jumbos are the offerings of the devotees to the Lord. A large number of pilgrims and tourists visit this place.