Package Code : KK0011
Destination Covered : Kovalam -Houseboat - Kumarakom - Cochin
Package Duration : 05 Nights/06 Days
Day 01 - Trivandrum - Kovalam
You are greeted on arrival at Trivandrum International Airport/Railway station by The Travel Planners representative and transfer you to Kovalam, enriched with rich Greenary of Coconut Palms and laced with golden sands. On arrival check in at a beach resort. Rest of the day free to relax and enjoy the beach. Stay overnight at Leela Kempinski - Garden View Room
Day 02 - Kovalam - Trivandrum - Kovalam
Today morning after breakfast you can go for Trivandrum City tour which includes the Padmananhaswamy temple, Horse Palace, Napier Museum, Zoo and the Srichitra Art Gallery. Later drive back to the hotel for the Lunch. Evening free to enjoy the beach. Stay overnight at Leela Kempinski - Garden View Room.
NB - Horse Palace, Napier Museum, Zoo and the Srichitra Art Gallery are closed on Mondays
Day 03 - Houseboat
Today morning after breakfast Proceed to Alleppey, Known as the Venice of the East. On arrival check into a Traditional Houseboat of Kerala Style. Cruise through the back waters is the fabulous way to explore the fascinating beauty of the backwaters. (Traditional Kerala food will be served). The houseboats are giant country Crafts, measuring up to 80 feet length. It looks great skill and meticulousness to construct these giants by tying huge planks of jack wood together, without the use of a single nail. Today these are the most exciting tourism product in India, which usually has one or two bath rooms, an open lounge, deck, kitchenette and crew comprising oarsmen and a cook. Stay overnight in the Houseboat - Premium Category.
Day 04 - Alleppey - Kumarakom
Today morning after breakfast, proceed to kumarakom which has a panoramic backwater stretches, lush paddy fields, highlands and extensive rubber plantations. Afternoon visit Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary(Optional). There you can spot King fisher, Wood peeker, Drongo, Egrets, Bee-caters etc.
Speed boating / Water scooter ride (optional)
Evening sunset cruise by boat (optional)
Overnight at Hotel Zuri Resort & Spa - Zuri Room
Day 05 - Cochin
Morning after breakfast proceed to Cochin - the queen of Arabian Sea. On arrival check in at the hotel. Afternoon you can go for sightseeing of Cochin which includes the Jewish Synagogue, Mattanchery Palace, St.Francis Church and the Chinese Fishing Nets. Evening enjoy Kathakali Dance show and Stay overnight at Holiday Inn - Superior Room
Day 06 - Departure
Today transfer to Cochin Airport or Railway Station for the onward journey.
Tour Cost (Two Persons)
1 Oct 2014 - 31 Mar 2015 (Season) INR 87,000
Accommodation in mentioned Luxury Hotels
Breakfast at all hotels
All meals at Houseboat - A/C Premium
Transportation using A/C Innova as per itinerary
Service of an English speaking driver Driver’s expense, Parking, Toll All Taxes