Duration : 06 Days
Places to Visit : Trivanduram - Kovalam - Varkala - Alleppey - Cochin
Welcome to the Capital of Kerala Trivanduram. On Arrival at Trivanduram Airport/ Railway station you will be welcomed by our tour representative board the cab and drive to Kovalam. Kovlam, the ‘Paradise of the South’ picturesquely situated by the Arabian Sea. It is a world famous tourist spot for Beach lovers blessed with an endless sight of coconut trees, beaches, backwaters and Lakes. Azure water and favorable climate make Kovalam a favorite year-round spot for swimming.
On arrival Kovalam transferred to beach resort rest of the day is kept for leisure at the Kovalam Beach where you can enjoy surfing and swimming which captures the soul of Kerala. You can also use of resort facilities, Swimming pool, Health club, outdoor and indoor games and you can also take an Ayurveda Massage at resort. Dinner and overnight stay at resort.Day 02 : Kovalam
Today morning after breakfast proceed for the sightseeing tour of Kovalam and Trivanduram visit covering Museum Complex, Padmanabha Swami Temple, The Padmanabhapuram Palace, Sree Chitbra Art Gallery, Veli Tourist village, the lighthouse, Aakulam boat club and Shanghumugham beach etc. Dinner and overnight stay at Kovalam beach resort.
Varkala Beach, Kerala
This morning after breakfast at resort start your journey to Varkala, a holy pilgrimage center known as the 'Kashi of the South', located in the southern Indian state of Kerala. Varkela a temple town is world famous for its silvery stretches of sands Beaches and mineral water springs, which is believed to have medicinal properties. It is said that a dip in the holy water of Varkala Beach can wash off all the sins of the body and soul of a human. On arrival check in resort.
Afternoon ready for the sightseeing tour of Varkala visits Papasnanam Beach surrounded by coconut palm trees and red cliffs of 1500 metres, Kappil Lake and Kappil Beach which presents a view of the backwater that merges with the Arabian Sea. Also visit 800-year-old historic the Janardhana Temple dedicated to Lord Ayyappan and Lord Hanuman. In the evening enjoy the sunset at Varakala Beach is truly breathtaking with the sun sinking into the sky like a ball of molten gold as the sun. Dinner and overnight stay at resort.Day 04 : Varkala - Alleppey (130km - 2hrs)
Today morning after breakfast check out Varkala beach resort and proceeds to Alleppey or Alappuzha, the land between the sea and a network of rivers falling into it, recall a sense of romance and beauty.On arrival at Alleppey transfer to deluxe houseboat to enjoy the 2 hours of backwater cruise from Alleppey to Kumarakom which will give you the completely relaxed as you enter a world of serenity and natural beauty in Kerala. Through the Kerala backwaters you can see the magnificent view of the green countryside, swaying palm trees, endless rice fields. House boat boarding time is 12.00 noon and check out time is 9.10am next day. The Kerala houseboat is the well maintained accommodation which will gives you all the facilities like a Hotel or Resort. Dinner and overnight stay at Houseboat.Day 05 : House Boat - Cochin (60km - 1hrs)
After breakfast at houseboat derive to Cochin, the Gateway to Kerala picturesquely situated on the south-west cost of the Indian peninsula. 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, also referred as the ‘God’s Own Country’ for its strategic importance over the centuries. On arrival check in hotel.
Later proceed for a local tour of Kochi like Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church, Kochi fort, Chinese Fishing nets. In the evening board a speed boat to admire exquisite seaside views of Fort Kochi, Bolgatty Island, Willingdon Island and also see spectacular views of the sunset from the boat where the Kochi Lagoon opens out into the Arabian Sea. Return to your hotel or you can also enjoy the Kathakali show a classical dance drama program of Kerala. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.Day 06 : Cochin
Free day at Cochin hotel and as per your Flight/Train schedule you will be transferred to Cochin Airport/.Railway station to return back home with happy memories of Kerala tour.