Kerala Blog Express

Frequently Asked Questions


Most common questions we get about Kerala Blog Express are answered below. If you've a question that is not anwered below, please drop us a line on facebook and wee'll get back to you as soon as we can.

Kerala Blog Express season 5 will be flagged off on 12th March 2018

Any digital media influencer who would like to go on a trip of a lifetime with fellow travel, lifestyle and food bloggers, photographers and vloggers can join Kerala Blog Express.

You can apply for Kerala Blog Express by registering here, the number of votes you get in a public voting along with the review of our judges will be considered for the final selection. You can get votes from followers on Twitter, Facebook and other social media websites. Any form of unfair canvassing will result in disqualification. Voters should also have an account on

Voting for Kerala Blog Express 5 will end on 10 January 2018

Country of origin, number of votes received, social media reach, quality of the blog and how the blog ranks in search engines will be taken into account. Voting is only one of the criteria. More votes will increase your chance of getting selected.

If your name is at the top of the list of of bloggers with highest votes, you will automatically receive a spot in Kerala Blog Express. If our team of researchers finds any unfair or unethical practices during the voting, you’ll be disqualified. The winners list will be published on the website. Of course you’ll receive a personal email if you’ve won.

30, the number of bloggers selected could vary depending on the number of seats available in the luxury coach.

No, we do not allow partners to accompany participants for the trip.

You are welcome to suggest places for the trip. We will consider your suggestions while finalizing the itinerary.

It will be a two-week trip which will cover Kerala from South to North.

Food, accommodation and travel throughout Kerala will be borne by us.

Airline tickets, visa expenses and personal expenses.

70% of the total airfare or 1000 USD, whichever is less, will be reimbursed by us at the end of the road trip.

Wi-Fi will be provided in most places to share your experiences on the go.

As a travel enthusiast, you need to blog about your experiences during the Kerala Blog Express. It includes stay, activities as well as mentioning brand association etc. Online engagement through social media like Facebook, Twitter, Blog and Instagram will be required. More information will be shared during the briefing session before the start of the trip.

Your accommodation will be arranged in top category hotels and resorts across Kerala.

You will be travelling in a customised luxury coach.

You have to take your own insurance for the trip.

Although we cannot force you to stay with us, we hope you will be with us till the end of trip.

Yes; however previous winners cannot participate.