Day 1 : Cochin
Arrive Cochin, meet our representative at arrival hall & transfer to
your hotel. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Cochin including The Dutch Palace
at Mattancherry is renowned for its wall murals depicting scenes from the
Ramayana. The Jewish Synagogue at the heart of what is locally called the
Jew Town. The St. Francis Church, the oldest European church in India.
Santa Cruz Basilica, originally built in 1557 by the Portuguese. The Chinese
fishing nets are huge cantilevered fishing nets believed to have brought to
Kochi by Chinese traders. Finally, the Willingdon Island, named after Lord
Willingdon, is the headquarters of the Southern Naval Command of India.
Day 2 : Periyar
Morning drive on a scenic route dotted with plantations of rubber,
cardamom, cocoa, green pepper and areca nut, to the wildlife reserve at
Periyar. Arrive Periyar and check in at hotel. Rest of the day free
for walk around in the peaceful town known for various Spice and coffee
Day 3 : Munnar
Early morning enjoy a boat ride on Lake Periyar to see wild elephants.
Afternoon drive to Munnar, the famous hill station of Kerala. Arrive Munnar
and check in at hotel.
Day 4 : Munnar
Day is free to relax and to walk around. Munnar is situated near the
Anaimudi Peak, the highest peak in the Western Ghats.
Day 5 : Kumarakom
Morning drive to Kumarakom near Kottayam and stay in one of the backwater
resorts. The panoramic backwaters here offer an ideal retreat to enjoy
nature at its best.
Day 6 : Alappuzha
Day 6- To Alappuzha Morning drive a short distance before switching over to
a boat for a through many canals and waterways up to Alleppey. The backwater
cruise in a country boat is the best way to explore the villages and rural
life. In Alleppey you will be taken aboard your floating houseboat, a
different boat with a bedroom and en-suite rest room for your comfort. Enjoy
unlimited surfing on backwaters, sip a coconut, get disturbed by only the
chirping of birds and occasional ripples in water and savor mouthwatering
delicacies prepared in front of you by your Kitchen crew. Spend the night on
board the houseboat. Enjoy a cruise on the backwater through a maze of
canals and lagoons and enjoy freshly caught fresh water fish cooked to your
taste on board.
Day 7 : Trivandrum
Morning board your transport for an interesting drive to Trivandrum.
Afternoon sightseeing tour of Trivandrum visiting The ancient temple of Sri
Padmanabhaswamy is one of the major attractions in the city of
Thiruvananthapuram.Napier Museum was built in 1880 and shows a harmonious
blending of Kerala, Mughal, Chinese and Italian architectural styles. Sri
Chitra Art Gallery has a good collection Tanjore, Mughal, and Rajput schools
of art. The Zoo in Thiruvananthapuram has many shady and delightful walks.
Day 8 : Cape
Full day return excursion to Cape Camorin, the southernmost part of the
Indian mainland. Visit the Vivekananda Memorial which is built about 400
Day 9 : Trivandrum
You will be accompanied by our representative to airport to board flight
for onward destination. End of our services.