COCHIN AIRPORT / RAILWAYSATION TO MUNNAR
Upon arrival at Cochin Airport/Railway station, meet our driver/representative and proceed to Munnar, the green Paradise of Kerala with unending expands of Tea plantations, spice plantations and a variety of flora and fauna. Arrive at Munnar and check into the hotel. This incredibly beautiful hill station is positioned at a height of 6000ft above sea. On the way visit Valara, Cheeyapara waterfalls, Periyar Spice garden and tea gardens spread like a green carpet over hundreds of kilometres. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Today after breakfast, go for sightseeing tour of Munnar visiting, Attukad waterfalls, Hydle Park, Pothenmedu View point, Echo point, old Munnar Market ,Tea Museum, Rose Garden, Photo point, Elephant Park, Mattupetty Dam, , Shooting Point where film shootings are organized. After noon you can visit Eravikulam National park; where the endangering Nilgiri Tahr is conserved. .(Eravikulam National Park is shut from 15 Jan to 15 Mar; during these dates Park visit cannot be done but all other sightseeing shall be provided as per itinerary).Later drive back to your resort . Overnight stay at Hotel. Optional Activities ; Jeep Safari, Adventure Park, Trekking.
MUNNAR TO THEKKADY
Morning after breakfast, check-out from the hotel and proceed to Thekkady, Wildlife destination of Kerala. enjoy the spice plantation tour covering tea, coffee, tea, pepper and cardamom plantations. Elephant ride on the way. Reach by Afternoon and check-in to Hotel. If tickets available, proceed for an optional boat ride in Periyar Lake which flows through the Periyar tiger reserve. During the boat ride spot the wild life (elephants, Indian Gaur, Monkeys, Spotted deer etc. Kathakali, Kalaripayattu (Martial Arts) are optional activities, evening visit the local spice market for garden fresh spices. Overnight stay at Hotel. Optional Activities; Jeep Safari, Periyar Boat Cruise, Elephant Ride, Nature Walk, Bamboo Rafting.
THEKKADY TO ALLEPPEY HOUSEBOAT / HOTEL
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to the backwater destination. On arrival check into houseboat and enjoy the House boat cruise through immense natural beauty, an array of Rivers, Canals, Lagoons, Villages and much more. Afternoon lunch, Evening tea with snacks, Evening Dinner and next day breakfast included the program. After 5.30 PM boat will embark at a safe location, later have dinner and stay overnight at House boat overlooking lakes / river. Overnight stay at Houseboat.Optional Activities1. Village Visit2. Coir Factory visit.3. Fishing.
ALLEPPEY TO KOVALAM
After breakfast ,check out from houseboat and proceed to Kovalam, On the way, visit Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Napier Museum, Kuthiramalika Palace museum, zoological park, science and technology museum, Kanakakunnu Palace, Planetarium ,Zoo and other attractions in the heart of the city, enjoy rest of the day at the beach. Overnight stay at Hotel/ Rosort.
Optional Activities; 1. Lighthouse Visit2. Catamaran Boat Ride.
KOVALAM TO KANYAKUMARI
After breakfast, and proceed to Kanyakumari (100 KM / 2 Hrs), on the way visit Poovar. Poovar Beach, Known for its pristine and virginal beauty. The Poovar beach separates the river from the sea and is quite breathtaking. The estuary there is one among the natural wonders where the Lake, River, Sea and Beach meet the land, and is situated adjacent to the Poovar Island; a rare find in Kerala, the southern state of India. It is enveloped by the most serene backwaters and opening out to the Sea and a dream golden beach. Later proceed to Kanyakumari. The best part of Kanyakumari is to watch the sunrise and sunset. Padmanbhapuram Palace, Suchithram Temple, Devi Kanyakumari Temple, Vivekananda Memorial, Gandhidham and Trivenisagam are some of the sightseeing attractions in Kanyakumari. The Swami Vivekananda Rock is really a worth visit. Later, visit Devi Kanya temple. Return to hotel after seeing the sunset from the southern tip of India. Overnight stay at Hotel.Optional Activities1.
KANYAKUMARI TO TRIVANDRUM AIRPORT / RAILWAY STATION
Early morning watch the sunrise in Kanyakumari, and later after a delightful breakfast, leave for Trivandrum Airport/Railway station. Return on the way if time permits, you can go and visit city attractions like Zoo, temples etc. Later proceed to board the flight/train for your onward destination Enjoy your journey back with unforgettable memories of your Kerala tour.