Duration : 10 Days
Places to Visit : Mumbai - Cochin - Goa - Mumbai
Arrival Welcome to the Multi faced city Mumbai. On arrival at Mumbai airport, you are welcome by our tour representative with a traditional Indian greeting and move to the hotel close to the airport for relaxation.
Mumbai is one of the most happening cities in India and also known as the Dream city, which is lies on the west coast of India. This city is made up of the constitution of seven islands. The city is known for its Bollywood film industry, entertainment and night life, fast paced lifestyle, and making of dreams of peoples. Being the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra, it attracts a number of tourists every year and offers shopping, sightseeing, dining, or experiencing the multi religious culture of this city. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.Day 02 : Mumbai - Cochin: By Flight (morning)
After having your Breakfast at hotel you will be transfer to the airport in time for flight to Cochin.
Cochin also known as Kochi situated on the Western Coast of India facing the Arabian Sea, as the Queen of Arabian Sea. Being the tourist's paradise the city offers a lot for tourists like ancient churches, cathedrals, fort, Lush mangroves and coconut trees with their shadow on backwaters, sightseeing, shopping and cultural performances. It is the starting point to explore the beauty of the Indian state of Kerala and refers as the "Gateway to Kerala".
Reach and proceed to the hotel, enjoy the scenery of the harbour from the hotel and relax. In the evening walk through the quaint streets and bazaars to enjoy this vibrant city. Stay overnight at Cochin.
Chinese Fishing Nets, Cochin
In this morning, Proceed for the city sightseeing after breakfast at hotel, visit Fort Kochi, transported to another world and time also visit St Francis Xavier's Church at Fort Kochi was built by the Portuguese traders. Chinese fishing nets, wood and bamboo poles work on the principle of balance you can enjoy eating some seafood here. Pareekshith Thampuran Museum and Shiva temple, on the Durbar Hall Road at Ernakulam. Jewish Synagogue, the oldest synagogue in all the Commonwealth of Nations. In the early evening proceed for a private harbor cruise and enjoy the dolphins, the fishing island and the Bolghatty Palace. Dinner and stay overnight at hotel.Day 04 : Cochin
After having breakfast at hotel proceeds to backwaters of Kochi. Backwaters are a web of lakes, canals and river mouths and alluvium of forty-four rivers that evacuate into the Arabian Sea. This is a self supporting Eco-system teeming with aquatic life and many backwater cruises begin or end in Cochin. You can hire a traditional boat of Kerala and enjoy the countryside and also enjoy your lunch here. This is an awesome way to explore the fascinating beauty of the backwaters.
This waters paradise of Kerala is the most popular tourist’s hotspot, which always remain crowded with nature lovers.
Reach Aleppey or Alappuzha Backwaters which is famous for its boat races, houseboats, coir products, fish and lakes and also famous for the Snake Boat Races held every year on Onam festival. It is also refers as “Venice of the East" which is situated between the Vembanad lake and the Arabian Sea .This sight can refresh you with the water birds, flowers and greenery. Drive back to Cochin and transfer to hotel. Overnight will be at Cochin.Day 05 : Cochin - Goa: By flight (morning)
After breakfast at the hotel, Proceed to the airport for flight to Goa. Goa, the “Pearl of the Orient", is located on the western coast of India. This city is a combination of eastern and western culture, which can be seen in its temples, churches and old houses. Goa "The land of Sun, Sand and Sea” with beautiful rivers and lakes and architectural splendors, splendid scenic beauty, golden beaches. Being the “Tourist Paradise" It offers a lot to the visitors like delicious seafood, water sports, deep blue sea, soft sand, swaying palms and coconut trees and night-life of the Goan beaches. These white sandy beaches of Goa make it the perfect tourist destination and after all this is a place where people really know how to relax. Upon arrival check in to the hotel and relax.Day 06 : Goa
After breakfast proceed for a day sightseeing tour of Goa, famous for its food shacks, flea markets, water sports and nightlife and the Goa beaches, which covers almost 83% of the total coastline area of Goa.
Visit Anjuna Beach spread over 30 kms in length, and known as Goa's favourite 'hippy beach'. Arambol Beach, there is the hot spring that drains into the fresh water lake, Dolphin watching boat trips is another exciting activity enjoyed by elders and kids here. Benaulim Beach, just relax and enjoy a sun bath at Benalium Beach. In the evening visit the Portuguese Catholic Church of Old Goa and the Basilica of Bom Jesus.
Return in the late evening, dinner and stay overnight at hotel.
Anjuna Beach, Goa
Breakfast will be at hotel and ready to explore some other exciting beaches of Goa. Visit the busiest beaches in Goa, the Calangute Beach. Enjoy the sports activities on Candolim Beach like Parasailing, wind surfing and water-skiing, you can also found ideal environment for meditation and yoga here, also visit the Aguada Fort of Candolim Beach. Chapora Beach, also a fishing village. In the evening you can also hire a riksha for some village exploration. Overnight will be at Goa.Day 08 : Goa - Mumbai By Flight (midday)
Breakfast will be at the hotel and after that Proceed to the airport for flight to Mumbai. Reach and check in at the hotel.
Late afternoon proceed to the Chowpatty Beach located at the foot of Malabar Hill, famous for its local delicacies food like Bhelpuri, pao bhaji, batata puri, sev puri, ice cream, fresh green tender coconuts, Chaat and many more. Chowpatty Beach is an important centre for celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi , the immersions of the Lord Ganapati idols in the Arabian Sea. The evenings at Chowpatty Beach is awesome, sitting on the golden sands with blue sea in front, everything seem to be very lovely. A visit to Mumbai is incomplete without visiting the Chowpatty Beach. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.Day 09 : Mumbai
This morning after breakfast proceed for sightseeing of the city including the impressive 26 meter high Gateway of India built in 1911, Elephanta caves located at Gharapuri Island, which are declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Kanheri caves. Later visit the Hanging Gardens or Ferozeshah Mehta Gardens situated at the top of the Malabar Hills.
Afternoon visit the Shree Siddhivinayak Ganapati Mandir dedicated to Lord Shri Ganesh and Mahalaxmi Temple.Also visits The Haji Ali Dargah is a mosque and dargah one of the most recognizable landmarks in India, 280ft of height Rajabai Clock Tower and Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus the UNESCO World Heritage.
In the evening take a scenic derive at the C shaped Marine Drive, a six lane roads alongside the Arabian Coast, it is officially known as Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Road. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.Day 10 : Mumbai - Home
Breakfast will be at the hotel. Proceed to the airport after last minute shopping for your flight to your home destination with the sweet memories of Kerala tour.