09 Nights and 10 days tour package @ Rs. 89,900 / couple (Mansoon Rate)
09 Nights and 10 days tour package @ Rs. 98,900 / couple (Winter Rate)
Destination: Cochin – Munnar – Thekkady – Kumarakom –Alleppey Marari Beach – Trivandrum – Kovalam Beach
Day 01 – Arrive Cochin
Meeting and greetings on arrival at airport and transfer to the hotel for check in. Afternoon commence sightseeing tour to visit Fort Cochin, Mattancherry, Spice Markets, Antique Shopping, Jewish Synagogue, St Francis Basilica, Dutch Palace, Vasco Da Gama Square and Chinese Fishing Nets. Return to the hotel in the evening for overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 02 – Cochin to Munnar (Aprox 130 km, 3.5 hrs to 4 hrs drive)
After breakfast proceed to Munnar, where sprawling tea plantations, picture book towns, winding lanes, trekking and holiday facilities make it a unique experience. This hill station was once the summer resort of the erstwhile British empire in south India. Check in to your resort / hotel and get ready for the special trip to Pothamedu for an excellent view of the tea, coffee and cardamom plantations in Munnar. The breathtaking scenery here is ideal for trekking and long mountain walks.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03 – At Munnar
Full day exploration of this tea country and its surroundings. Time permitting also visit Mattupetty famous for its highly specialized dairy farm, the Indo-Swiss live stock project. Onwards from the farm you proceed to Mattupetty lake and dam, which is a very beautiful picnic spot. You could enjoy boating in the lake and view mountains and landscapes from afar. Onwards proceed to Echo point famous for the natural echo phenomenon and then to Top Station offering marvellous views of Munnar valley below. Return to the resort and enjoy the facilities at your resort.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 – Munnar to Thekkady (Aprox 110 Km, 3 hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast at the hotel drive to Thekkady – Periyar Sanctuary is nestled in spice and rubber plantations and is kerala’s pride. Sanctuary has a lot to offer in terms of wildlife and is famous for its rare habitat of birds and animals and is one of the most popular destinations for nature lovers. Commence motorboat ride to watch the wild life mainly wild elephants in herds. Other than wild elephants, you may also catch sight of Tigers, Bison, Spotted deer, Gaur and other animals. This is the only sanctuary in India where you can have the unique experience of viewing wildlife at close quarters from the safety of a boat on the lake.
Overnight at the resort.
Day 05 - Thekkady to Kumarakom ( Aprox 135 Km, 4 Hrs drive)
Proceed to Kumarakom to board your waiting for houseboat and sail through the backwaters of Kerala. The backwaters are the finest jewels in Kerala’s crown. An intricate system of lakes, rivers and small canals that supports an incredible variety of wildlife, particularly birds, and where you will see traditional village life as it has been lived for centuries. A holiday in Kerala is incomplete without a houseboat cruise!
Overnight on board the houseboat.
Day 06 & 07 : Kumarakom to Marari Beach
Morning after breakfast proceeds to Marari Beach and check in at the Resort. Rest of the day at leisure to relax and enjoy the facilities available.
Day 08 – Marari to Kovalam ( Aprox 180 Km, 4.5 Hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast at the hotel proceed to Kovalam and check in at one of the beach resort. Rest of the day free to relax and enjoy the beach. Overnight at the hotel. Kovalam beach, one of the best in India and perhaps world. A rocky promontory jutting into the sea renders. Kovalam safe for sea bathing even in the roughest weather.
Overnight at the beach resort.
Day 09 – At Kovalam
Morning after breakfast at the hotel tour of Trivandrum city – Trivandrum is capital of Indian State of Kerala. The city is beautiful in itself and has magnificent structures showcasing the ancient and modern style of architecture. The other places to visit in the Trivandrum city are cultural institutions, palaces, art galleries, and the Sree Padmanabha Swami temple.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10 – Depart from Kovalam
Transfer to the Airport in time to board flight for onward journey.
This tour is inclusive of:
A/C Car Transportation (Swift Desire or TATA Vista)
Daily Breakfast at Hotels
Sightseeing as per the itinerary
All applicable Taxes
Accommodation in 3* or 4* Hotels for Silver package
Off season – June 15 – September 30
Season – January 11 – June 14, October 01 -December 14
Peak season – November 10 -Novemeber 25, December 15 – January 10 (35 % – 60 % hike)