Day 1: Arrival Kochi. Half day sightseeing tour
Welcome to God’s Own Country. Upon arrival our representative will greet you at Kochi Railway Station/Airport and then transfer to the hotel. Check-in and relax for a while amidst the comforts of your room. Later, proceed for a half day city sightseeing tour of Kochi. Kochi which is having the best preserved history of colonial times and the ideal way to bring it alive is to take a walk down memory lane. The major tourist attractions are Chinese Fishing Nets, St. Francis Church, Santa Cruz Basilica, Jewish Synagogue, and Mattancherry Palace/Dutch Palace. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 2: 11th Nov: Kochi – Munnar (158 kms – 04 hrs.)
Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed to Munnar, the place where the unfolded green carpet is waiting for you. Munnar is breathtakingly beautiful, a haven of peace and tranquility – the idyllic tourist destination in God’s own country. Munnar is the gateway of Hills in South India. On the way you can also watch the lovely waterfalls in Cheeyappara and colourful flowers in Blossom Garden. Reach & check-in at the hotel and relax for a while amidst the comforts of your room. Explore rest of the day along with the nature. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 3: Munnar
Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Proceed for a morning sightseeing trip of Munnar; visiting the Eravikulam National Park where you can see the very rare mountain goats locally called the Nilgiri Tahr, visit Mattupetty Dam which offers many fascinating sights to relish. The Shola forests around Mattupetty are ideal for trekking and bird watching, with the variety of birds found there. Kundala is a picturesque town located at the confluence of three mountain streams namely Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala. Enroute visit Echo Point, View Point & green carpet of Tea Gardens. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 4: Munnar to Alleppey; Houseboat in Alleppey (160 kms – 03.5 hrs. approx)
After breakfast departure to Alleppey backwaters. Check in Deluxe House Boat there after sightseeing of backwater cruise along the canals & paddy fields of backwaters visiting the villages of backwater. Overnight stay at our deluxe houseboat with all meals.
Day 5: Alleppey – Kovalam (160 kms – 03 hrs. approx)
Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed to Kovalam beach. Kovalam is known as the “Paradise of the South”. This dreamland is an evergreen, serene, pleasant climatic and enticing beach destination. Reach & check-in at the hotel and relax for a while amidst the comforts of your room. Explore on your own to see how the everlasting sea touches the everlasting sky. Kovalam is the place where one can see the golden sand at the day time & silver sand in the night. With high rock promontory and a calm bay of blue waters, this beach paradise creates a unique aquarelle on moonlight nights. Overnight stay at the Hotel/Resort.
Day 6: Kovalam – Trivandrum – Kovalam
Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed for the sightseeing of Trivandrum. Thiruvananthapuram literally means Ananthapuri, “the city of Ananthan”, the Thiru (Great/Lord) Ananthan’s Puram (City). Ananthan is the serpent Sesha on whom Padmanabhan or Vishnu reclines. The temple of Anantha, the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple is the most religious icon of the city. Other sightseeing places are Kuthiramalika Palace Museum, the name Kuthiramalika means ‘palace of horses’ derived from the frieze of 122 wooden horses on the exterior walls. Veli Tourist Village, which has an excellent waterfront park with a wide range of aqua entertainment facilities like fishponds, wading pools and landscaped garden. Shangumugham Beach where one can watch the amazing sunset. Overnight stay at the Hotel/Resort.
Day 7: Departure form Kovalam
Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later pack your baggage with a promise to return once again to this part of the world. Proceed on time to board your train/flight with sweet memories
At Hotel Check-in time is 14.00 hrs & Check-out time 12.00 Noon.
At Houseboat Check-in time is 12.00 hrs & Check-out time 09.00 hrs.
In A/C Deluxe category Houseboat, A/C will be operational from 9:00 P.M. to 6:00 A.M.
Houseboats are in Traditional style and will be providing Kerala Meals and Limited services.
All transportation is based on 01 Air-conditioned Car.
|Kochi||Castle Rock or Similar|
|Munnar||Misty Mountains or similar|
|Kovalam||Soma Palmshore or similar|
Hotels can be changed to economy, standard, deluxe or luxury category as per your requirements and budget