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Trek with Laika, river bank Malayattoor

outdoor sports

Trek with Laika, river bank Malayattoor

Duration
6 hours
Group size
Up to 4 people
Includes
Food, Transportation, Equipment
Hosted in
English
outdoor sports

Trek with Laika, river bank Malayattoor

outdoor sports

Trek with Laika, river bank Malayattoor

Duration
6 hours
Group size
Up to 4 people
Includes
Food, Transportation, Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

- We will meet at Family Wellness Club before lunch and a small briefing about team rules, getting to know the family and befriending Laika IV (Friendly pet labrador dog). Family Wellness Club is located right at the beginning of cochin international airport road (Junction name: Athani) - We pack our bags and move in car with Laika IV to Malayattoor - We will have sadhya for lunch (kerala style veg meals) - Once we finalise for the best quite spot by the periyar river bank we can put out the hammock, relax by reading a book, take rest in the hammock, go walking with Laika IV, swim or take a dip in the river or simply sit lazy in natures lap listening to birds and flowing river water. - We will reach back before sunset and wind up the day with tea/coffee from a local tea shop

Your host

Learn more about Arun

Arun

Hi I am Arun, an ardent lover of outdoors & nature sports. At work I am a business management & marketing consultant, we set up sports campaigns and founded the Family Wellness Club for promoting participation in nature sports. We provide the right equipment and promote Hiking/trekking trips, Paddling (Kayak & SUP), Cycling, Fishing and other activities for couples and families. Our pet dog: Laika IV (Labrador) is super friendly and loves to join for outdoor hikes and river swimming. We advocate for zero waste living and while organising hiking trips we are very particular about single use plastic waste. We practice and promote sustainable living and responsible tourism initiatives. Be our guest and we will take you around to explore the outdoors, people local food and culture here.

What's included

Food
Traditional kerala breakfast Tea/Coffee (Steamed rice "puttu" & Chickpeas curry) or (Steamed rice noodle "Idiyappam" & Mixed…
Transportation
We will be driving to Malayattoor with Laika IV in my hatch back car (Maruthi Swift/Ford Figo)
Equipment
2 person tent (Decathlon Aprpenaz 2) and accessories for pitching the tent. Foldable camping chairs 5 to 6 nos Fishing rod,…

Where you'll be

Family Wellness Club is where we will meet, have breakfast and then go hiking. Malayattoor is mountain/ forest area located on the river Periyar banks. The famous International pilgrimage centre, St Thomas Shrine is located in Malayattoor mountain peak (Kurisumudy). I started hiking Malayattoor and periyar river banks since my childhood days. Will show you around and let you explore the nature, people, local food and culture.

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Guests who are not comfortable around dogs inform well in advance to exclude Laika from hike

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Bring Umbrellas/ Rain coats if hiking in rainy season.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

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    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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Arun
Trek with Laika, river bank Malayattoor
New experience
$29/person
New experience
$29/person