Enchanting Kerala Tour – 7 N 8 D
Day 01 – Cochin – Munnar
Pick up from Cochin airport/ railway station and proceed to Munnar, which is called “Nature Lover’s Paradise” and is 1800 mts above the sea level.This beautiful hill station was once the summer capital of the British Government in India. On the way to Munnar visit Cheeyappara waterfalls and Valara waterfalls.. Arrive Munnar and check in at the hotel. Evening at leisure. Overnight at Munnar.
Day 02 – Munnar
After breakfast, proceed for Munnar sightseeing. Today you can visit Eravikulam National Park , Munnar Flower garden, Mattupetty Dam/Kundala dam for boating, Eco point, tata tea museum. After sightseeing, return back to the hotel. Evening at leisure.Overnight at Munnar.
Day 03 – Munnar – Thekkady
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Thekkady. On the way to the spice Plantation tour , Elephant ride . Arrive and check in at the hotel. Later, go for the boat ride to Periyar National Park followed by the Kathakali & kalaripayattu show in the evening .Overnight at Thekkady.
Day 04 –Thekkady – Kumarakom
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed to Kumarakom. On arrival Check in at the hotel. Day free to enjoy the backwaters of Kumarakom and Bird Sanctuary. Evening relax at your resort. Overnight at Kumarakom.
Day 05 –Kumarakom – Alleppey
After breakfast, Checkout from the hotel and proceed to Alleppey which has an immense natural beauty, also known as the “Veniceof the East”. It is famous for the backwaters, boat races, houseboat holidays, beaches, marine products and coir products. Check into Houseboat and enjoy the cruise through the backwaters of Alleppey. Overnight stays at the houseboat.
Description about Houseboat:
Houseboats are huge, slow moving exotic boats used for leisure trips. They are the remodeled version of kettuvallams of olden times which were used to carry tons of rice and spices. The present day house boat is a private boat with fully furnished spacious bath attached bed rooms, hygiene kitchen, dining area and private front deck to capture the beauty of the back waters.
The houseboat check in time is 12 noon and the cruise and stay will be till next day 9 am. During the cruise you will witness a full range of life and activities and some mind boggling sceneries.The menu in the houseboat is fixed with different fixed menu options for Vegetarians and Non Vegetarians.
Day 06 – Alleppey – Kanyakumari
After breakfast, Check out and drive to Kanyakumari. Kanyakumari is located at the southern tip of the Indian subcontinent, This is the Place where the spiritual leader Swami Vivekananda spent days in meditation on a rock . On arrival Check in at the hotel. Afternoon enjoy Sightseeing of Kanyakumari which includes Vivekananda rock , kanyakumari temple , Beach and sunset Point. Overnight at Kanyakumari.
Day 07 – Kanyakumari – Trivandrum – Kovalam
Early morning witness sunrise view at kanyakumari. After breakfast, Check out from the hotel and drive to Trivandrum. Visit Sree Padmanabha Swami Temple, art gallery & museum. Continue drive to Kovalam and check in at the hotel. Evening enjoy on the Kovalam beach and local Cafes.Overnight stay at Kovalam.
Day 08 – Kovalam Departure
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drop at airport / railway station with sweet memories of your trip.