Package Code : kk0099
Destination Covered : Cochin, Munnar, Periyar, Alleppey ,Kovalam, Kanyakumari, Trivandrum
Package Duration : 9 N 10 D
DAY 01: ARRIVAL COCHIN
Arrival at Cochin airport and driven to hotel at Cochin (The checkin is at 12.00 pm).
Afternoon at 2.00 pm you could go for an optional sightseeing tour to explore the many fascinating highlights of Cochin which include - The Jewish Synagogue in what is locally called the Jew Town, St. Francis Church which is the oldest European Church in India, the Santa Cruz Basilica built in 1557 by the Portuguese, the Dutch Palace, the spice market and the 15th century Chinese fishing nets believed to have been brought by Chinese traders. Rest of the day at leisure. (Overnight at Cochin)
DAY 02: COCHIN TO MUNNAR
After breakfast , proceed to Munnar. You will visit Valara and Cheeyapara waterfalls on the way. Checkin to the hotel. Overnight stay in Munnar.
DAY 3: MUNNAR
After breakfast proceed for Half sightseeing tour of Munnar. Mattupetty, Flower garden, Photo point, Honeybee trees, Mattupetty dam (speed boat), elephant arrival spot, Shooting point, Echopoint, Kundale dam
Afternoon, Teamuesuem, Rajamalai, Pothamedu view point and blossom park. Overnight stay in hotel
DAY: 04 MUNNAR-PERIYAR
After breakfast drive to thekkady and you will reach within 3.5 hours there.
Elephant ride and Spice plantation visit is optional
The only attraction in Thekkady is boating through the wildlife sanctuary. The last boating time is 3.30 ( you have to stand in a queue to buy the boating ticket) and in the evening you may buy spices if you need from the Spice shops. Overnight stay in Thekkady.
DAY: 05 PERIYAR - KUMRAAKOM
After breakfast proceed to Kumarakom and checkin to a backwater resort. Enjoy the backweters and overnight stay in resort.
DAY:06 KUMARAKOM- TO ALAPPUZHA
Drive to Alleppey to embark on your private houseboat. Your houseboats or 'Kettuvalloms' are well appointed bedrooms and ensuite bathrooms. Apart from the mesmerizing surroundings it's the life along the coast that makes this a fascinating experience. The locals travel in canoes and you will find vegetable sellers, fishermen and other traders bringing household goods, door to door in small wooden boats. As you cruise along the backwaters you can ask your captain to stop at villages, paddy fields and other places enroute.
NB: The A/c in the House boat will work only in the night and that too in the bedroom from 9.00 pm to 6.00 am.
(Overnight in House boat at Alleppey)
DAY 07: ALLEPPEY TO KANYAKUMARI
After breakfast proceed to Kanyakumari and visit Vivekananda Rock and after viewing sunset, come back to Kovalam for overnight stay.
DAY: 08 KANYAKUMARI- KOVALAM
After breakfast proceed to Kovalam on the coast of the Arabian Sea. In Kovalam you will have leisure on the beach. Here you can do activities like swimming, sunbathing, and walking on sandy beaches.
Apart from the leisure on beach you can also visit Kovalam Harbour where you will see more than hundred of small fishing boats. Later on you can visit the Fish Market and Fish Aquarium. (Overnight in Kovalam)
DAY 09: KOVALAM
After breakfast Trivandrum local sightseeing and come back to Kovalam hotel for overnight stay.
DAY: 10 KOVALAM - TRIVANDRUM
After breakfast proceed to Trivandrum for departure.