Kochi, Munnar, Thekkady, Kumarakom & More

ITINERARY

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrive in Cochin 

Upon arrival at Cochin airport meet with our representative and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon city tour of Cochin to 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 at Cochin.

Day 02: Transfer to Munnar (135 kms/3 hours)

After breakfast drive to Munnar (4½ hours), the beautiful hill station of Kerala. Transfer to hotel on arrival. Spend the remaining day at leisure and enjoy picturesque landscapes. Visit the aromatic tea plantations or indulge in thrilling sport activities like paragliding. Evening transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel in Munnar.

Day 03: Munnar Sightseeing

After breakfast 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). Overnight at hotel in Munnar.

Day 04: Transfer to Thekkady (Periyar) Periyar Lake (105 kms/ 2 hours)

After breakfast leave for Periyar in the morning (4 hours) and transfer to hotel on arrival. You may opt for a pleasant boat ride along the Periyar Lake in the evening. Enjoy watching varied birds and animals like tigers, elephants, wild boar, deer, etc at the Periyar / Thekkady National Park. Evening transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel in Thekkady

Day 05: Transfer to Kumarakom (150 kms/ 2 hours)

After breakfast leave for Kumarakom (3½ hours) on day 5 of Kerala Tour Itinerary. Check in at backwater resort on arrival. Spend the rest of the day at leisure at the picturesque backwaters that form one of the major attractions of Kerala. Overnight at hotel in Alleppey. 

Day 06: Alleppey Sightseeing 

After breakfast transfer to Kottayam and board the luxurious houseboat for an overnight journey along the tranquil Kerala backwaters to Alleppey. Overnight at hotel in Alleppey.

Day 07: Transfer to Kovalam (160 kms/ 4 hours)
Disembark from the houseboat at Alleppey and transfer to Kovalam. Check in to hotel near the beach upon arrival. Day free to spend at leisure on the beach. Enjoy playing with the golden sands or take a swim in the shallow water. A soothing sunbath is a perfect option to unwind.ones can enjoy thrilling beach sports or An Ayurvedic massage can also be availed (optional). Evening transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel in Kovalam Beach.

Day 08: Kovalam Sightseeing

After breakfast full day free to explore the beaches. Overnight stay at hotel in Kovalam Beach.

Day 09: Kovalam - Kanyakumari - Kovalam (84kms one way)

After breakfast drive to Trivandrum, arrive Trivandrum city tour of Trivandrum. The main attraction is Padmanabhaswamy Temple, one of the 108 pilgrimage sites for the Vaishnavites. The exquisite carvings on its 400 pillars is notable. Evening transfer to hotel. Afternoon free for leisure on beaches. Overnight at hotel in Kovalam.

Day 10: Depart for Mumbai (15kms/ 30 minutes)

After breakfast transfer to airport to connect flight for Mumbai.

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Nearest Airport:

Cochin Airport

Trivandrum Airport