Day 01: Arrival Cochin
On your arrival at Cochin Airport, our representative will receive you and take to the hotel. Spend the afternoon with local sightseeing in and around Cochin – the “Queen of Arabian Sea”, this is one of the finest natural harbors in the World and was one of the major centers for commerce and trade with British, Chinese, Portuguese, Dutch, etc. Sightseeing attractions in Cochin include Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, Jewish Street, St. Francis Church and Chinese Fishing Nets. Overnight stay is arranged in Cochin.
Day 02: Cochin – Munnar (140 kms / 04 hours drive)
On arrival meet & assistance at Cochin airport. Proceed to Munnar. On your way visit tea and spice plantations, Cheeyappara waterfalls, viewpoint etc. Arrive Munnar and check-in your hotel. Rest of the day free for your own activities. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 03: Munnar
After Breakfast at Hotel, you will proceed for full day sightseeing across Munnar. Places & Activities of Interest – Echo Point,Kundala Lake, Kundala Dam,Indo Swiss Livestock Project, Mattupetty Lake & Mattupetty Dam, Munnar BoatingMunnar Tea gardens, Munnar Tea museum & Tea factory,Blossom Park, Munnar Elephant Ride, Pothamedu View Point,Hydel Park,Photo Shooting Points, Rajamalai Eravikulam National Park, Anamudi peak,Tea Powder Shopping,Punarjani Traditional Village (Kathakali & Kalaripayattu performance),Lock Heart Gap (On way towards Thekkady). You can visit inline with the time available with you. Overnight at Munnar.
Day 04: Munnar – Thekkady (110 km / 3 hours)
After breakfast, proceed to Thekkady. Transfer to hotel & relax. Afternoon, proceed for sightseeing – The Periyar wildlife sanctuary is a thick evergreen forest, declared a Tiger Reserve in 1978. The splendid artificial lake formed by the Mullaperiyar Dam across the Periyar river adds to the charm of the park. You can also do things in Thekkady like – Boat cruises on the Periyar lake, visit cardamom, pepper, tea & coffee plantation. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 05: Thekkady – Alleppey Houseboat (190 km / 6 hours)
The morning after breakfast proceeds to Alleppey, where you will be booked to stay overnight in the Houseboat. Staying in Houseboat is a breathtakingly stimulating experience. While sailing down a maze of canals one sees different scenes from the villages, paddy fields, coconut palms, fisherman and local life. Lunch, evening tea & snacks, dinner next day breakfast and will be provided in the boat. The cool breeze from the Lake makes you sleep early in the night after anchoring in a fancy place. Overnight at Houseboat.
Day 06: Alleppey – Kovalam (150 km / 4 hours)
After breakfast, transfer to the hotel at Kovalam. Later go for half day city tour covering Museum complex, Sri. Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Science & Technology museum, Veli tourist village, Aakulam boat club, Shangmugham Beach. Overnight stay at Kovalam.
Day 07: Kovalam
Full day free at the resort for Ayurveda treatment and enjoy the resort facilities or visit Kovalam Beach. This internationally renowned beach has been a favorite haunt of tourists since the 1930s. Kovalam consists of three adjacent crescent beaches. The southernmost as the lighthouse beach is the most popular. Overnight at hotel in Kovalam.
Day 08: Kovalam – Cochin drop
After breakfast check out the hotel and drop at Cochin Airport / Railway Station.