Destinations Covered: Cochin - Munnar - Thekkady -
Duration: 07 Nights / 08 Days
Day 1 Arrival at Cochin
Upon arrival our representative will greet you and transfer
you to your hotel. In the afternoon you will go for a
half-day sightseeing by boat, visiting Jewish Synagogue,
Dutch Palace, St. Thomas Church, St. Mary's Cathedral,
Chinese Fishing Nets and, Bolghatty Palace. Overnight will
be at hotel.
Day 2: Cochin - Munnar
Have your breakfast and proceed to Munnar (3.5 hrs/130km)
visiting Cheyyappara Water Falls on your way. Check in to
your hotel by noon. Overnight stay will be at Munnar.
Day 3: Munnar
Munnar boasts of sprawling tea plantations, picture book
towns, winding lanes and a trekking landscape. It was once
the summer resort of the erstwhile British Empire in south
India. Enjoy your breakfast in the morning and set out to
explore Munnar, visiting tea plantations, Anamudi,
Eravikulam National Park, Devikulam, Mattupetty, Pullivasal,
Pothamedu, Attukad etc. Overnight stay will be at Munnar.
Day 4 Munnar -Thekkady
After breakfast proceed to Thekkady (Periyar) and check
in to your hotel by noon (3.5 hrs-110km). Thekkady is home
to the Periyar wildlife sanctuary. Periyar has a lot to
offer in terms of natural beauty and wildlife. Periyar is
famous for its rare habitat of birds and animals and is one
of the most popular destinations for nature lovers.
Afternoon sightseeing includes spice plantations etc.
Overnight stay will be at Thekkady.
Day 5: Thekkady
Breakfast follows boating at the Periyar lake Wildlife
sanctuary. Afterwards we will take you to explore the nearby
spice villages, Murikady, Pandikkuzhi etc. Overnight stay
will be at Thekkady.
Day 6 Thekkady - Kumarakom
Have your breakfast and proceed to Kumarakom and upon
reaching check-in to your Houseboat by noon. The best way to
explore the backwaters of Kerala is by houseboats (Kettuvalams).
Itís time for you to set sail for backwater cruise through
paddy fields, coconut lagoons, narrow canals and coir
villages to Alleppey. Over night stay at Houseboat.
Day 7 Houseboat - Cochin
After breakfast you will proceed to Cochin and check in to
your resort by noon. You can spend rest of the day in
shopping for local artifacts and souvenirs. In the evening,
you may visit the marine drive. Overnight stay will be at
Day 8 Cochin
Have your breakfast and rest for a while before leaving for
airport/railway station to catch the flight/train for your