Tour To Kerala (8N/9D) -Deluxe Package
: Kochi + Munnar
+ Thekkady + Houseboat + Kovalam + Kanyakumari
Organized From :
Main Indian Cities
Day 01 : Kochi -
Welcome to God’s Own Country. Upon arrival our representative will greet
you at Kochi Airport/ Railway Station and then transfer to the hotel.
Check-in and relax for a while amidst the comforts of your room. Later,
proceed for a half day city sightseeing tour of Kochi. Kochi which is
having the best preserved history of colonial times and the ideal way to
bring it alive is to take a walk down memory lane. The major tourist
attractions are Chinese Fishing Nets, St. Francis Church, Santa Cruz
Basilica, Jewish Synagogue, and Mattancherry Palace/Dutch Palace.
Overnight stay at the Hotel/Resort.
Day 02 : Kochi – Munnar
(158 kms. – 04 hrs.) - Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed to
Munnar, the place where the unfolded green carpet is waiting for you.
Munnar is breathtakingly beautiful, a haven of peace and tranquility - the
idyllic tourist destination in God's own country. Munnar is the gateway of
Hills in South India. On the way you can also watch the lovely waterfalls
in Cheeyappara and colourful flowers in Blossom Garden. Reach & check-in
at the hotel and relax for a while amidst the comforts of your room.
Explore rest of the day along with the nature.Overnight stay at the
Day 03 : Munnar
- Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed for a morning sightseeing
trip of Munnar; visiting the Eravikulam National Park where you can see
the very rare mountain goats locally called the Nilgiri Tahr, visit
Mattupetty Dam which offers many fascinating sights to relish. The Shola
forests around Mattupetty are ideal for trekking and bird watching, with
the variety of birds found there. Kundala is a picturesque town located at
the confluence of three mountain streams namely Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni
and Kundala. Enroute visit Echo Point, View Point & green carpet of Tea
Gardens. Overnight stay at the Hotel/Resort.
Day 04 : Munnar – Thekkady
(110 kms. – 03 hrs.) - Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed to
Thekkady which offers diverse attractions like Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary,
Hill Station and Spice Plantation. Reach & check-in at the hotel and relax
for a while amidst the comforts of your room. Later proceed for a Wildlife
cruise to view a large variety of wildlife like Wild Elephants, Nilgiri
Langur, Sambar Deer, Wild Bison, Wild Boar etc, and quite a lot of unique
birds can also be spotted. You can recreate yourself by having optional
activities like Spice Plantation Tour, Bamboo Rafting, Trekking and
Elephant ride. Visit the local spice market for some garden fresh spices
and handicrafts.Overnight stay at the Hotel/Resort.
Day 05 : Thekkady – Houseboat
(130 kms. – 03 hrs.) - Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed to the
boat Jetty to board the beautifully decorated houseboats and begin the
enchanting backwater cruising. The backwaters of Kerala is a unique
product of Kerala and is found no where else in the world. A glide in a "Kettuvallam"
(Houseboat) through the enchanting backwaters is sure to rob your heart.
You’re in a watery universe, so quiet, even you can hear your own blood
pumping around your head. Sparkling greens, emerald backwaters, coir-laden
houseboats and magical beauty heals your mind and body as you travel to
surreal Kerala.Overnight stay in the Houseboat.
Day 06 : Houseboat – Kovalam
(176 kms. – 05 hrs.) - Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed to
Kovalam beach. Kovalam is known as the "Paradise of the South". This
dreamland is an evergreen, serene, pleasant climatic and enticing beach
destination. Reach & check-in at the hotel and relax for a while amidst
the comforts of your room. Explore on your own to see how the everlasting
sea touches the everlasting sky. Kovalam is the place where one can see
the golden sand at the day time & silver sand in the night. With high rock
promontory and a calm bay of blue waters, this beach paradise creates a
unique aquarelle on moonlight nights.Overnight stay at the Hotel/Resort.
Day 07 : Kovalam – Trivandrum – Kovalam
- Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed for the sightseeing of
Trivandrum. Thiruvananthapuram literally means Ananthapuri, "the city of
Ananthan", the Thiru (Great/Lord) Ananthan's Puram (City). Ananthan is the
serpent Sesha on whom Padmanabhan or Vishnu reclines. The temple of
Anantha, the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple is the most religious icon of the
city. Other sightseeing places are Kuthiramalika Palace Museum, the name
Kuthiramalika means 'palace of horses' derived from the frieze of 122
wooden horses on the exterior walls. Veli Tourist Village, which has an
excellent waterfront park with a wide range of aqua entertainment
facilities like fishponds, wading pools and landscaped garden.
Shangumugham Beach where one can watch the amazing sunset.Overnight stay
at the Hotel/Resort.
Day 08 : Kovalam - Kanyakumari
(84 kms. - 02 hrs.) - Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed to
Kanyakumari the land of virgin goddess. Kanyakumari an important pilgrim
centre of India, it is famous for the Amman Temples – a symbol of unity
and sanctity – dedicated to the virgin Goddess, Kanya Kumari. To its South
– East lies the famous Vivekananda Rock Memorial, a blend of all
architectural styles of India. Overnight stay at hotel in Kanyakumari.
Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Resembling central Indian Hindu temples in form,
the memorial was so designed that on Mahatma Gandhi's birthday (2nd
October), the first rays of the sun fall on the exact place where the
ashes of the father of the nation were kept., Thiruvalluvar Statue, the
memorial statue of Thiruvalluvar is in Kanyakumari.Overnight stay at the
Day 09 : Kanyakumari – Trivandrum
(95 kms. – 02½ hrs.) - Enjoy the breakfast. Later pack your baggages with
a promise to return once again to this part of the world.... Proceed on
time to board your flight/train with sweet memories of your holiday. We
await for your next visit ... Bon Voyage. Service ends.