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  2. Kerala
  3. Kochi

Kochi: Kathakali Evening Dance Show w/ Dinner & Transfer

Product ID: 103415
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A visit to Kochi would be incomplete without witnessing the mesmerizing art form of the region – the Kathakali dance. Kathakali is a classical dance form which traces its origin to Kerala, Kathakali and is deeply imbibed in the culture of Kerala.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Pick-up included

Pick-up at around 17:00: a driver will pick you up from the hotel lobby and drive you to the Cochin Cultural Center.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy the classical dance form of Kerala - Kathakali
  • Taste a mouth-watering dinner at a city restaurant
  • Experience a thrilling musical experience
Full description
Have a chance to appreciate the extraordinary classical dance form of Kerala. The act begins with the Kelikutto. It is the call for the audience to shift their attention as the act is about to get started. Kelikutto will be followed by Todayam. In this part, two allotted characters evoke the blessing of the divine. This will be consecutively followed by an entertaining dance piece called Purapaddu.

Once the dance piece ends, the musicians will take the stage and transport the audience on a breathtaking musical journey. This particular section of the act is called Melappada. Pakka or the Minukku will not have the opportunity to do a debut on the stage.

All the other characters will perform a debut in the Tiranokku section. This marks the beginning of the performance or the scene to be narrated. After the cultural icons of the Kerala majestic dance show, you will be taken back to the hotel restaurant where you will enjoy dinner. After dinner, drop back to hotel.
  • Meet and greet with assistance
  • Transport by private air-conditioned car with all parking and toll tax
  • Fixed menu dinner in local restaurant
  • Kathakali dance show ticket
  • Service fee and all taxes
What’s Not Included
  • Any expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances like flight delay/ cancellation/ hike in fare, strike or any other natural calamities
  • Personal expenses (i.e. telephone calls, laundry, soft/ hard drinks, meals, tipping etc. camera fee at monuments)

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Meeting point

Pick-up from your hotel lobby.

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Important information
Know before you go
• From 18:30 to 19:30: at the center