Happiness in Kerala
Visit the God Own Country, Kerala, to immerse yourself in the earthy and the divine spirit of Kerala. Exlpore all popular tourist places of Kerala in 8days. Starts with arrival & sightseeing in Kochi (also known as Cochin) later visit the mesmerizing Munnar and Thekkady, the two of the most beautiful hill stations of South India. Witness the beauty of silvery white reflection of the moon on the backwaters of Alleppey, while you relax and chill in the houseboat. This is a very popular tour itinerary among the honeymooner and nature lover traveller due to tour of Hill stations to forest to memorable exprience of houseboat on the backwaters.
Itinerary at Glance :-
Day 1 : Cochin (arrival)
Arrival at Cochin Airport and transfer to hotel . Check in at Hotel . Afternoonproceed for Cochin Sightseeing. Visit the Dutch Palace-built by the Portuguese in 1557 and subsequently renovated by the Dutch after 1663. The murals are perhaps the best in India. Jewish Synagogue - built in 1568 and the oldest Synagogue in the Commonwealth are at Mattancherry. St. Francis Church - built in 1510 and the oldest European church in India, Chinese Fishing Nets- introduced by the court of Kublai Khan can be seen in Fort Cochin. Fort Cochin Beach etc. Evening back to the hotel and overnight.
Day 2 : Cochin-munnar ( 150 Km / 04 Hr)
After breakfast check out from the hotel and transfer to Munnar . Munnar is 1800 mts above sea level and also the place of South Indias highest peak (anamudi - 2695 mts). On the way visit Valara, Cheeyappara waterfalls & Tea Plantations. On arrival at Munnar transfer to Hotel. Check in at Hotel. Afternoon visit Rajamala (eravikulam National Park - open as per the directions by the forest authorities ), the best place to see Nilgiri Tahr (hermitragus Hilarious) - the mountain goat of South India & Tea Musium. Evening have a short visit at Munnar town. You can see the beautiful tea estates like a green paradise. Overnight stay at Munnar
Day 3 : Munnar
After breakfast proceed for Munnar sightseeing. Morning visit the Mattupetty dam, Echo point and the Kundala Lake. Boating facilities are available at Mattupetty Dam and Kundala Lake. Later visit a tea factory and tea museum. Afternoon visit Eravikulam National Park which is also known as Rajamala, the natural habitat of Nilgiri Thar. Nilgiri Thar can be observed very closely here. Evening free for shopping. Overnight at hotel
Day 4 : Munnar - Thekkady
Morning have breakfast at resort later check out resort and drive to Thekkady. Thekkady is a world famous wildlife sanctuary and it is also called as Periyar. On arrival check in Hotel Afternoon proceed for a game viewing cruise on the Periyar Lake. Here you will be able to see a large variety of wildlife, which include elephants, monkeys, deer, wild boar etc evening you can take a Elephant ride at Periyar wild life and rest of the day is at leisure.
Day 5 : Thekkady - Alleppey (houseboat)
After breakfast check out from the hotel and transfer to houseboat . Around 1200 hrs check in at the Houseboat and start your cruise through the rich and splendid backwater. Just relax at the deluxe houseboat. It will be a unique and exclusive experience in your lifetime. You will be cruising along the village sides and paddy fields witnessing the core life of the Kerala villages for the whole day. The house boat is fully furnished with bedrooms and a kitchen. Dinner and overnight at the houseboat.
Day 6 : Alleppey -Kovalam
Alleppey -Kovalam- After breakfast check out from the hotel / houseboat and transfer toKovalam. Check in at Hotel.Kovalamis an evergreen and pleasant climatic beach resort.Kovalamis a dreamland for tourists all over the world. With high rock promontory and a calm bay of blue waters, this beach paradise creates a unique aquarelle on moonlit nights.Kovalamwas brought to the public eye by the Maharaja of Travancore. Over the past three decades, the place has been well developed, and now figures prominently on the world tourism map. The warm and clean atmosphere by the coconut trees and the white sandbed are perfect for relaxing holidays, as the seabreeze gently plays with the waves. Relax at the hotel and overnight stay
Day 7 :Kovalam
After breakfast proceed for local sight seeing and over night stay at hotel
Day 8 :Kovalam- Trivandrum (tour Ends)
Morning have breakfast at resort later check out Hotel and drive to Airport / Railway Station for departure
Accommodation in mentioned Hotels on double/Twin sharing
Accommodation with Breakfast at all places.
All meals at the Houseboat A/c Deluxe
One Bed Decoration with flowers at Alleppey on Houseboat
Transportation using A/C car as per itinerary
Service of an English speaking driver
Meals Not Mentioned In The Itinerary
Entry Fees To Monuments And Palaces.
Anything Not Mentioned In The Inclusions.
Porterage At Hotels And Airports, Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Liquors, Wine, Etc.
All Items Of Personal Nature.
Any Cost Arising Due To Natural Calamities Like Landslides, Roadblocks, Etc.
Any Increase In Taxes Or Fuel Leading To An Increase In Surface Transport.
Mandatory X- Mas / New Year Eve Supplementary Charges , That Should Be Paid By The Guest Directly To The Hotels Concerned..
|3 star Standard Hotels||3 star Deluxe Hotels||3 star Super Deluxe Hotels||4 star Hotels|
|Munnar||Bell mount / Spice country||Wood Pecker / Edge resort||C7 hotel / Clouds Valley||Tea valley / Rivulet|
|Thekkady||Michaels Inn||Periyar meadows / Grand Thekkady||Tree Top / Rangerwoods||Holiday Vista|
|Allepey||A/C Deluxe Houseboat||A/C Deluxe Houseboat||A/C Deluxe Houseboat||A/C Premium Houseboat|
|Backwater||Bamboo lagoon||Coir village lake resort Room||Coir village lake resort Cottage||Lake song|
|Kovalam||Hill and sea view / Palm view||Hill and sea view / Palm view||Sagara Beach Resort||Uday Samudra / Isola de cocco|