Kerala situated on India's tropical coast of Malabar, has a coastline of roughly 600km. Known for its palm-lined beaches and astonishing backwaters, a network of canals, extravagant spices and cuisines and traditional spa treatments. Inland Western Ghats has mountains slopes to support tea, coffee and spice plantations as well as a diverse and rich wildlife. National parks sanctuaries like Eravikulam, Periyar & Wayanad among others are home to elephants, langur monkeys, tigers and plenty of other indigenous species.
Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days (1N Cochin| 2N Munnar | 1N Thekkady |1N Kumarakom | 1N Alleppey | 3N Kovalam)
Cochin: Time Square Hotel 3*
Munnar: Munnar Black Forest 3*
Thekkady: Periyar Nest Resort 3*
Kumarakom: Heritage Kumarakom 3*
Alleppey: Deluxe Houseboat
Kovalam: Sagara Beach Resort 3*
Tours& Transfers: Included by a private vehicle
Attractions: Dutch Palace, Chinese Fishing Nets, Tea Plantations, Anamudi, Christ Church, Eravikulam National Park, Thekkady National Park, Padmanabhaswamy Temple.
Travel Theme: Mountain, Nature, Backwaters, Friends, Couples, Culture, Spa
- Accommodation for 1 night in Cochin
- Accommodation for 2 nights in Munnar
- Accommodation for 1 night in Thekkady
- Accommodation for 1 night in Kumarakom
- Accommodation for 1 night in Aleppey
- Accommodation for 3 nights in Kovalam
- Daily Breakfast
- AC vehicle for transfers and local sightseeing as per mentioned itinerary
- All tolls, parking charges and driver allowance
- All Taxes
- Any specific component not mentioned in inclusions
- Meals unless mentioned in inclusions
- Expense of Personal Nature
- Camera Fees or monument fees
- Travel Insurance
Day 1 ARRIVAL
Upon arrival at Cochin airport meet with our representative and transfer to the hotel. After Check into Hotel process for city tour of Cochin. Visit visit Dutch Palace (Built by the Portuguese), Jew Town, the 1568 Jewish Synagogue, spice market, where the air is filled with the pungent smell of spices, St. Francis Church and Chinese fishing nets. The evening holds a show of Kerala's most popular classical dance. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 2 COCHIN TO MUNNAR
After Breakfast, check out from hotel and Transfer to Munnar. On route Visit aromatic tea plantations, evening transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 3 MUNNAR
After Breakfast, spend full day sightseeing in and around Munnar. Enjoy panoramic views of Anamudi, the highest peak of South India at 2695 m, is visible from Munnar. Visit the Christ Church and proceed for wildlife watching at Eravikulam National Park (16 km).
Day 4 MUNNAR TO THEKKADY
After Breakfast, check out from hotel and Transfer to Thekkady. Enjoy watching varied birds and animals like tigers, elephants, wild boar, deer, etc. at the Periyar / Thekkady National Park. You can also visit a few tribal villages around Periyar and witness fascinating activities of tribals collecting honey from dangerous hill bees. Evening transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 5 THEKKADY TO KUMARAKOM
After Breakfast, Checkout from hotel and Transfer to Kumarakom. Check in at backwater resort on arrival. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 6 KUMARAKOM TO ALLEPPEY
After Breakfast, check out from Hotel and drive to Alleppey. Post a freshly prepared lunch, enjoy cruising the backwaters of Alleppey on the houseboat through a distinctive web of lakes, lagoons, and canals. After sailing through the lovely backwaters, savor a delectable dinner, followed by a restful night onboard.
Day 7 ALLEPPEY TO KOVALAM
After breakfast, check out from Houseboat transfer to Kovalam. Check in to hotel and day free to spend at leisure on the beach.
Day 8 KOVALAM
After breakfast, full day free to explore the beaches. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 9 TRIVANDRUM EXCURSION
After breakfast, proceed for a full day sightseeing of Trivandrum. The main attraction is Padmanabhaswamy Temple, one of the 108 pilgrimage sites for the Vaishnavites. The exquisite carvings on its 400 pillars are notable. Later in the evening, get a transfer to hotel.
DAY 10 DEPARTURE
After Breakfast, check out from Hotel and Transfer to Airport.