Duration : 8 Nights / 9 Days
Places to Visit : Munnar - Kumarakom - Thekkady - Alleppey - Kovalam
Welcome to Cochin or Kochi! On arrival at Kochi railway station/Airport you are welcome with a bunch of flowers by our tour representative and transfer to your hotel.Kochi is the heart as well as prosperous and the breathtaking picturesque state of Kerala, known as the ‘Queen of Arabian Sea’.
This fascinating town is filled with coconut trees, magnificent backwaters, bygone churches, Portuguese artistic and British monuments etc referred as the ‘God’s Own Country’. There are a lot of beautiful attractions to visit like Mattancherry, Dutch Palace, the Jewish Synagogue, the Church of St Francis, Chinese Fishing Nets and beaches.
Later evening return to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.Day 02 : KOCHI - MUNNAR
This morning after breakfast transfer to Munnar, en route visit the endless tea plantations looks like a green carpet spread over 100’s of kilometers, lush green valleys, magnificent mountains and the scenic beauty of evergreen forests. On arrival at Munnar transfer to your hotel.Munner is a haven of peace and tranquility, situated at the merging point of 3 mountain streams - Muthirapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala.
Munnar is blessed with extensive wide area of tea plantations, waterfalls, rivulets, natural beauty, wildlife and more. If time allow visit local villages that are nestled between lakes, reservoirs, forests and tea estates. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.
After breakfast ready to explore the most romantic tourist paradise and the splendid pearl of Kerala, Munnar, one of the beautiful hill station for honeymooners and young couples. There is a lot of place to visit which brings you into the another world like the Echo Point, Kundala Lake, Blossom Garden, Mattupetty Lake & Dam, Rajamalai, Eravikulam Wildlife sanctuary and the Nilgiri Tahr, also home to several species of rare butterflies, animals and birds & Tea Plantation. In the evening return to the hotel for dinner & overnight stay.Day 04 : MUNNAR - KUMARAKOM
Today morning after breakfast derive to Kumarakom, a breathtaking small village surrounded by serene palm-fringed backwaters of kerala spread over 900 sq. km. Kumarakom picturesquely situated in the hills and on the Western bank of Vembanad Lake. It is home to many rare varieties of migratory birds from different parts of the world.
On arrival check in at the backwater resort in Kumarakom. Later visit the scenic beauty of Vembanad Lake, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, enjoy boating through the legendary backwaters and Kumarakom Beach where you can join yoga and meditation or an ayurvedic massage treatment at the beach. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.Day 05 : KUMARAKOM -- THEKKADY
This morning after Breakfast proceed to Thekkady (Periyar National Park), the fabulous wildlife Sanctuary, which is a veritable paradise for all wildlife lovers. It is one of the world's most fascinating wild life reserves, spread across 777 sq km. The sanctuary is a treasure of flora and fauna with a wide range of animals including tiger, elephants, leopards, deer, the elusive Nilgiri tahr, and hundred species of birds.
On arrival check in hotel. Freshen up and relax at the hotel and later proceed to visit Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, enjoy boating at Periyar Lake, Spice Plantation & shopping in the spice market and mullaperiyar dam etc. In the evening enjoy the traditional dance performance of Kerala “Kathakali”. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.Day 06 : THEKKADY - Alleppey
On this day early morning after breakfast check out from the hotel and derive to Alleppey or Alappuzha a pleasant market town means the fabulous land between the sea and a network of rivers, referred as the Venice of the East by Lord Curzon. It is a city of great natural beauty with its vast network of flowing rivers, lagoons and fresh water lakes, picturesque canals, backwaters and white sand beaches, a beautiful place to relax and enjoy the sea and sun.
On arrival check into the Kerala houseboat after lunch proceed for a Cruise through the Backwaters and enjoy the beauty of Paddy fields, explore scenic beauty of the Vembanad Lake, an attractive picnic spot and Alappuzha beach. In the evening enjoy a relaxing Ayurvedic massage. Dinner and overnight stay at Houseboats in the middle of the water, locally called “Kettuvallam”.Day 07 : Alleppey - KOVALAM
After breakfast transfer to Kovalam a beach town and dreamland for honeymooners and tourists, situated by the Arabian Sea. Kovalam beach is known as the "Paradise of the South" and an evergreen and nice climatic beach resort which captures the soul of Kerala. On arrival at Kovalam check in at the beach front hotel. In the evening enjoy the cool breeze, wet sand and gently lapping waves, with golden skies reflecting the beautiful sunset with different colors in the sun and sky, which shows the new master piece art works in the sky. Return to your hotel enjoy the delicious meal and stay overnight.Day 08 : KOVALAM
Today at this beautiful morning after breakfast get ready for sightseeing tour in and around Kovalam and enjoy the warm and clean atmosphere by the coconut trees. Visit Pozhikkara Beach, a picturesque famous for the various beautiful sea birds, Vizhinjam Fishing Harbour, Lighthouse Beach, Vizhinjam Marine Aquarium, Vellayani Lake. In the evening visit Thiruvallam a famous backwaters destinations in Kerala to enjoy a sunset backwaters cruise or you can settle down for the Ayurvedic massage which will give you a perfect relaxing from your full day fatigue. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.Day 09 : KOVALAM - TRIVANDRUM
Check out from the Hotel and Proceed to Trivandrum - Drop at Railway Station / Airport at Cochin.