DAZZLING KERALA TOUR
(Tour code TDK 005)
(01 N Cochin/ 02 N Munnar / 1 N Thekkady / 01 N Alleppey / 01 N Kovalam/ Trivandrum Departure)
Day 1: Cochin Arrival
Arrive at Cochin airport or Ernakulam Railway station, where you will be received by our company representative and transfer to Cochin. Check in to the hotel & relax. After noon you can do the sightseeing tour at Cochin, visiting Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace, St. Francis Church, Santa Cruz Basilica and the Chinese Fishing Nets. Evening you can relax at marine drive in Ernakulam, you can do the boating & enjoy beautiful sunset in Arabian Sea. Overnight stay at Hotel in Cochin.
Day2: Cochin – Munnar (140kms/4.5hrs)
After breakfast drive to lovely hill station called Munnar filled with tea plantations and misty mountains. The drive to Munnar through the narrow hair pin roads is very scenic with beautiful valleys, tea gardens and small waterfalls On the way to Munnar you can see Valera and Cheeyapara Waterfalls. On reaching Munnar, visit the Tea Factory (subject to permission granted) and then check into the Resort and relax for the day exploring nature on your own and you have the option for nature walk or trekkiiveRoom)ng. Overnight stay hotel in Munnar
Morning start the sightseeing tour visiting Eravikulam National Park and Rajamala Peak, Mattupetty Dam where speed boating can be done, Echo Point, etc. Later free time to visit the tea plantations. Overnight stay at Hotel in Munnar.
Day 4: Munnar – Thekkady (90 Kms/2.40 – 3 Hrs)
Morning after breakfast proceed to periyar( also known as Thekkady) which is famous for its spice plantation and wild life reserve. On arrival check into the resort and relax. Sightseeing destinations includes Periyar wild life sanctuary where if you have luck you can see wild animals( you can watch these all only when doing boating in the lake). You can watch Martial arts, Kathakali and can go for Ayurveda Massages or Enjoy guided spice plantation tour followed by 02 Hrs elephant package which includes 01 hr ride and then washing the elephant in river , watching the Timber processing done etc.( All are optional services if you are interested you can do it on direct payment basis). Ovenight stay at hotel in Thekkady.
Day 5: Thekkady -Alleppey (140 Kms/3.40 – 4 hrs)
Morning after breakfast drive to Alleppey which is the most beautiful backwater destination of Kerala. Here you will board your houseboat for your thrilling experience in the backwaters of Kerala. During this cruise, you can visit ancient temples, churches, paddy fields and can watch the day to day activities of the local people who live close to these canals. Your crew will serve delicious Kerala food on board and will take care of you. Overnight stay at the Deluxe Air-conditioned Houseboat (Kindly note that the air-condition in the houseboat will be switched on from 9pm to 6am only)
Day 6: Alleppey –Kovalam (160Kms/3.40 – 4 hrs)
After breakfast proceed to Kovalam. Check in to your beach side hotel & relax for the day and enjoy the beauty of beach in Kovalam. Overnight stayat hotel in Kovalam.
Day 7 : Trivandrum Departure
Morning after breakfast our driver will drop you at Trivandrum Airport or Railway Station as per the flight / train schedule for your onward journey back home with wonderful memories of the tour.
The above cost includes
- 01 double room with extra bed accommodation at the hotels including breakfast
- 01 double room A/C deluxe Air – conditioned Houseboat on full board basis with extra bed
- Air conditioned Indigo with an experienced English speaking driver for all transfers and sightseeing
- All expenses related to the vehicle and the driver
- All applicable taxes
The above cost does not includes
- Breakfast not available for first day
- Lunch or Dinner at the hotels other than mentioned above
- Expenses in personal nature like tips, laundry, camera charges, entrance etc