Bus tour programme from KTDC
Kerala State Tourism Development Corporation (KTDC) is all set to come up with three new luxury buses on 15th February. The official announcement came today during a press conference by the KTDC. The prime focus of the project is to transport tourists directly to the desired destinations.
First phase of the programme is scheduled for selected districts such as Thiruvananthapuram, and Kochi with tours namely ‘Glorious Trivandrum’, ‘Mersmering Kanyakumari’, ‘Refreshing Ponmudi’, ‘Kochi splendid’ and ‘Ultimate Kochi’.
Trivandrum houses 3 buses followed by Kochi with 2 buses. Schedules of the Trivandrum services are arranged on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday.
Refreshing Ponmudi focuses on Technopark employees and the journey starts from Technocity on Saturday afternoon, followed by an accommodation facility at ‘Golden Peak hotel’ at Ponmudi.
Meanwhile Kochi Splendid focus on Bolgatty palace, Mattancherry, Fort Kochi, Thripunithura, on all days except Monday and Friday. Ultimate Kochi focuses on Mattancherry, Fort Kochi, and Cherai beach.
The 24 seater A/C bus consists of experienced guides, with announcements translated in different languages that could be heard via attached headsets.
The flag off of the bus is scheduled on 15th February by Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran at Mascot Hotel in Trivandrum.