Package overview Description
Experience the magnificence of Kerala, and experience it in style, on this exclusive tour covering some of Kerala’s most well sought out sights and experiences. With well known sights like Chinese Fishing nets, Jewish Synogogue, Alleppey Kettuvallam, Kumarakom Backwaters as well as many gorgeous beaches of Kovalam,, a melting pot of culture and great dine and wine, it’s not hard to see why Kerala is called God’s Own Country. The itinerary encompasses everything from the cities to hills, backwaters, beaches, giving you a chance to experience the country’s best-known highlights along the way. For a shorter variation or to customize your tour, please contact us!
Day01;Arrival Cochin –Cochin Sight Seeing
Day02; Driving to Munnar
Day03; Munnar sightseeing
Day04; Transfer to Alleppey Resort/Kumarakom-Houseboat cruise
Day05; Transfer to Kovalam
Day06; sightseeing of Kovalam
Day07; Sunrise view and transfer to Departure airport
Tour Duration: 07Days/06Nights
Destinations covered: Cochin, Munnar,Kumarakom/Alleppey, Kovalam,
Accomadation On Twin Sharing Basis
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in Houseboat
24Hr Contact with consultant handling the file
All Airport Transfers and tours provided in luxury air conditioned vehicles with English speaking Chauffeur
All applicable hotel taxes
Return airfare with taxes
Personal expenditure like soft drinks, mineral water, phone calls, tips etc.
Lunches & Dinners until and unless mentioned
Peak Season Surcharge – If applicable
Any item not mentioned in the inclusions
Entry charges to sites
KERALA – 07DAYS/06 NIGHTS ITINERARY
DAY01: ARRIVAL COCHIN-SIGHTSEEING
Arrival at Cochin by Air, Bus or Rail and our representative will meet and assist you to transfer to the hotel in Cochin and brief you the tour. Check in at the Hotel . Then proceed for an included sightseeing tour with a local guide who points out the city highlights-Mattancherry and Fort Cochin, the places where you can see the trails of Colonial influences preserved as fresh as new. First visit the Mattancherry Palace, popularly known as DUTCH PALACE which houses a museum to provide you the history of Kerala Kings through the years. Then marvel at the grandeur of adjacent Jewish Synagogue, the only living Synagogue in the Common Wealth Countries and then walk through the Jew Street where you can see ample of antiquities. Then proceed to Fort Cochin to watch the fishing by the Grand Chinese Fishing Nets, 4000 years old technology still used in the backwaters of Kerala. Have a look at St.Francis Church which has great historical significance as a mute witness to the European colonial struggle in the Sub continent Evening free for you to relax in the hotel or select any one of the optional activities like Sunset Cruise at Vembanad Lake or watching the bewildering Kerala Art forms Kathakali
Overnight at Cochin
DAY02: COCHIN –MUNNAR
Today after breakfast, check out the Hotel and proceed to Munnar passing the Kerala villages, lush green hills through plantations. Pause at Cheeyapara Waterfalls to refresh yourself by crystal waters of the falls and reach Munnar for checking at the hotel.
Evening at free to relax at the hotel enjoying the soothing climate of Munnar or stroll through the town of Munnar
Overnight at Munnar
DAY03: MUNNAR SIGHTSEEING:
Have a delicious breakfast at the hotel. Proceed for the sightseeing of Munnar. First visit the abode of Nilgiri Thar, a rare species-Eravikulam National Park lies at the crest of the Anamalai ranges near Munnar spreading over 97 Sq. Km of ever green tropical forest. Then proceed to Mattupetty Dam, Echo pint and Kundala Lake. If you are at Munnar during the blossoming season of Neela Kurinji, a rare flower which blossom once in every twelve years, you will be excited to have a look at the flower.Return to hotel by evening. Camp fire can be arranged on your request as optional service Overnight at Munnar
DAY04: MUNNAR-ALLEPPEY/ KUMARAKOM HOUSEBOAT
Enjoy the breakfast at hotel and check out from the hotel to drive to much awaited Backwater village, Kumarakom a tourist village with a vast network of rivers and canals which empty into the great expanse of water called the Vembanad Lake. On arriving Kumarakom, embark into the house boat, Traditional Kettuvallam, for a cruise along the palm-fringed waterways. Traditional Keralite lunch and dinner in the houseboat
Overnight stay at the Houseboat.
DAY05 : ALLEPPEY/ KUMARAKOM HOUSEBOAT- KOVALAM
Morning enjoy your breakfast in the Houseboat and disembark from it Then drive to Kovalam, the internationally renowned beach destination. Check in at the hotel. Spend the rest of the day in the sandy beaches of Kovalam flanked by coconut groves on one side and Arabian Sea on the other. Overnight at Kovalam
DAY06: KOVALAM:- TRIVANDRUM
After breakfast in the hotel, proceed for a sightseeing tour of Trivandrum, Capital City of God’s Own Country. Your visit includes Napier Museum, Kuthirmalika Palace and Padmanabha Swamy Temple and Zoo. Return to hotel by evening. There are other options of sightseeing also with Veli tourist village and day tour to Neyyar Dam and Thenmala Overnight at Kovalam
DAY07: KOVALAM- TRIVANDRUM DEPARTURE
Enjoy the breakfast at hotel after witnessing the Sunrise at the juncture of three magnificent waters –Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal and Indian Ocean. You will be transferred on time to Trivandrum airport/Cochin Airport with ever lasting memories of a holiday.