Day 1 : Cochin
Arrive Cochin Airport/ Railway station, our executive mett you on arrival and explain the tour to you. Later transfer to Hotel. If time permits do cochin sight seeing, visit St. Francis Church, Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue and Chinese Fishing nets. Overnight stay at Hotel
Day 2 : Cochin to Munnar
After breakfast checkout from hotel and drive to Munnar (130 kms/ 4. hrs).
Munnar is one of the most famous hill station situated on the Western Ghats at the height of 1600 metres above the sea level. It is essentially a tea town - miles of unending tea plantation can be seen here. Enroute see waterfalls. Arrive and check into the hotel. Evening visit Blossom Park. Overnight at hotel
Day 3 : Munnar
After breakfast proceed for Munnar sightseeing. Morning visit the Mattupetty dam, Echo point and the Kundala Lake. Boating facilities are available at Mattupetty Dam. Afternoon visit Eravikulam National Park which is also known as Rajamala, the natural habitat of Nilgiri Thar. Nilgiri Thar can be observed very closely here. Overnight at hotel
Day 4 : Munnar to Thekkady (Periyar)
After breakfast checkout from hotel, then visit tea factory and tea Museum.
Afternoon drive to Thekkady (110 kms/ 3.30 hrs) which is also known as Periyar. Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the world's most fascinating natural wildlife reserves. Arrive Thekkady and check into the hotel. Afternoon enjoy a boating (on own) at man made lake and this is the only wild life sanctuary in India where you can have the unique experience of viewing wildlife at close from the safety of a boat on the lake. The probable animals to watch are Bison, Gaur, Wild Elephants, Sambhar and a wide variety of birds. Evening free for shopping. Here you can buy high quality Tea, Coffee and Spices. Overnight at hotel.
Day 5 : Thekkady to Alleppey
After breakfast checkout from hotel and drive down to Alleppey (175 kms/ 5 hrs) the back water destination of Kerala. Arrive and check in to Houseboat which is also called as Kettuvallom (the boat will ready around 1200 hrs and begin your journey through the picturesque backwaters and small lakes of Kerala. Your houseboat has a Double bedroom with attached toilet, a dining area cum sit out. You can rest at ease on a houseboat at night and observe the beautiful countryside while sitting on the deck during the day. Lunch, Evening Tea, Snacks and Dinner will be cooked and served on board. overnight at Houseboat.
Day 6: Alleppey to Kovalam
After breakfast houseboat will drop you at Alleppey finishing point Jetty around 0930 hrs where our car and driver wait for you, later drive to Kovalam, the beach destination (175 kms/ 3 hrs). Arrive and check in to the hotel, rest of the day at leisure at hotel/ beach. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 7 : Kovalam
Morning after breakfast go for sight seeing of Trivandrum, the interesting places to see are Padmanabha swami temple, Horse shoe museum, Chaitram Art gallery and Veli tourist village. Overnight stay at Hotel
Option for Kanyakumari excursion :
After breakfast go for a day excursion to Kanyakumari (90 kms/ 2 hrs one side). Kanyakumari is situated at the southern most and is the confluence Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea. On the way visit Padmanabhapuram Palace. The interesting places to see are Vivekananda Rock Memorial, which is accessible by boat, Gandhi memorial and Devi temple. Evening return to hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 8 : Kovalam to Trivandrum Departure
Morning after breakfast chekout from hotel and drive to Trivandrum Airport or Railway station (25 kms kms/ 30 minutes) to depart your home town.