Houseboats in kerala (08 Nights / 09 Days)
Day 01 : Cochin –Kumarakom
On Arrival at Cochin Airport/Ernakulam Railway station you
will be welcomed by our tour representative drive to
Kumarakom a place best known for the honeymooners. It is a
cluster of little islands on the Vembanad Lake. The lush
green vegetation and the climate attract a number of
tourists to this place. On reaching Kumarakom check in the
backwater resort and later on move out for the local tour.
Visit the Kumarakom bird sanctuary, and rest of the day is
at leisure at resort and you can make use of resort
facilities ,Swimming pool
,Health club ,out door and indoor games and you can also
take a Ayurveda Massage at resort and over night stay at
Day 02 : Kumarakom – Alleppey
Morning after breakfast transfer to deluxe houseboat to
enjoy the 24 hours of backwater cruise from Kumarakom to
Alleppey. The House boat will reach Back water resort were
you will be staying previous night This journey is
considered to be one of the best attractions. The house boat
is fully furnished with single and double bedrooms, sundeck,
private balcony and a kitchen. It also comprises a chef,
Oarsmen & cabin assistant. The materials that go into the
making are all local and Eco friendly bamboo poles, coconut
fiber ropes, bamboo mats, coir carpets etc. Over night stay
at House boat .
Day 03 : Alleppey
Morning have breakfast at house by the time House boat would
have reached Alleppey check out house boat by 9.30am and you
will be transferred to Alleppey Backwater resort . Relax for
sometime and afternoon move out for the local tour of
Alleppey, visit Alleppey Beach, Kuttanad – the rice bowl of
Kerala, and so on. Later in the evening check into the
resort for an overnight stay at Alleppey.
Day 04 :Alleppey – Cochin
Morning have breakfast at house boat and check out by 9.30am
and drive to cochin and as per your Flight/Train schedule
you will be dropped at Airport/Railway station and return
back home with happy memories.
Houseboats in kerala (08 Nights / 09 Days)
Day 1 : Arrive Cochin
Arrive Cochin airport. Upon arrival, you would be met by our
representative and transferred to Bolgatty Palace. Overnight
Day 2 : Cochin - Munnar
Morning drive to the beautiful hill station of Munnar.
housing world's highest tea-growing estates. Upon arrival,
check-in at hotel Sienna Village. Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Munnar
Full day at leisure to explore on your own. Overnight at
Day 4 : Munnar - Periyar
Morning drive to Periyar( 90 kms). Upon arrival check-in at
hotel Cardamom country.
Periyar-Sprawling across 777 sq. kms. of the Cardamom
Hills of the Western Ghats, Thekkady is the home to one of
the large3st wildlife reserves in India. Alive with exotic
flora and vibrant wildlife, it is the perfect getaway tucked
away among hills. Afternoon at leisure.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 5 : Periyar - Kumarakom
Early morning boatcruise on the Lake of the famous Periyar
wildlife sanctuary to see wild life. Periyar - an artificial
lake or reservoir created by a dam on Periyar River is the
heart of the Wildlife Sanctuary wild elephants, Asiatic
Deer, Black Buck and even Tigers come to shores of the lake
for a drink. Return to hotel for breakfast.
Thereafter drive through the winding "Ghats" lined with
prosperous tea plantations & then arrive the fascinating
countryside of low-lying palms and paddy fields to Kumarakom
enroute visit the tea estates. Kumarakom- is a beautiful
backwater village on the shores of the enchanting embanad
Lake, criss crossed with meandering waterways and ancient
cottages. Evening at leisure. Overnight at hotel
Day 6 : Kumarakom - Houseboat
Morning at leisure Afternoon board the traditional rice
boats - "Ketuvallam" and begin your journey through the
picturesque backwaters and small lakes relaxing in the
tranquillity of Kerala's beautiful scenery. Experience the
way of life and activity of the local people, the one
bedroom house with a lounge is exclusively for you, meals
will be served with freshly bought produce from the local
markets and cooked on board. Overnight on board.
Day 7 : Houseboat - Poovar
Breakfast on board. Sail to Alleppey & disembark at
Puthenagady Jetty. Thereafter, drive onto Poovar. Poovar
Island is an un spoilt resort enveloped by the most serene
backwaters, and opening out to the sea and a dream golden
sand beach. Poovar is truly a window into paradise. The
tranquility is punctuated by the sound of waves and the
birds. The acreage is abundant in well preserved local
flora, with hundreds of species of spices, exotic flowers,
complete with banana and coconut groves. Upon arrival,
check-in at Poovar Island Resort which is a mix of floating
cottages, and conventional accommodation. The floating units
are constructed on hollow light weight concrete hulls. They
are air conditioned and fully equipped with all modern
amenities. Overnight at resort.
Day 8 : Poovar
Full day at leisure for your own activities.
Day 9 : Poovar - Trivandrum -Out
Morning drive to Trivandrum for your flight back home.