Duration: 13 Days 12 Nights

Description : Kochi, Munnar, Periyar, Kumarakom, House Boat, Alleppy, Trivendrum, Kovalam and Mumbai

DAY 01: BOMBAY-KOCHI (By Flight)
Morning: Arrive Kochi ; Meet and Greet at Airport
Transfer to Hotel
Afternoon: City sightseeing of Kochi Mattancherry Dutch Palace, Fort Cochin Area – St. Francis Church, Chinese Fishing Nets and Synagogue. Kochi Harbour and Bolgatty Island.
EVENING: Visit Kathakali Dances in a Theater.
Overnight stay at the Hotel

Day 02: KOCHI – MUNNAR (130 Km – 3hrs)
Breakfast in the Hotel
Leave by Car for Munnar via VALARA, Cheeyappara Waterfalls and
Visit Karadippara Point.

(The Cheeyappara Waterfalls and Valara waterfalls located between Neriamangalam and Adimali on the Kochi – Madurai highway is a quite fascinating spot.)

After sightseeing of above place, proceed onwards to Munnar.

(MUNNAR – one of the attractions that contributed to Kerala’s popularity as a travel destination among domestic and foreign travellers. Situated at the confluence of three mountain streams – Muthirapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala, and perched about 1600 m above sea level, the hill station of Munnar once used to be the summer resort of the erstwhile British administration in south India.)
Late Afternoon – Arrive Munnar and proceed to Hotel

Day 03: MUNNAR
Breakfast in the Hotel
Visit: Eravikulam National Park
One of the main attractions near Munnar is the Eravikulam National Park. Located about 15 km from Munnar, this park is famous for its endangered inhabitant – the Nilgiri Tahr. Spread over an area of 97 sq. km., this park is also home to several species of rare butterflies, animals and birds
Mattupetty – Another place of interest, located about 13 km from Munnar Town, is Mattupetty. Situated at a height of 1700 m above sea level, Mattupetty is known for its storage masonry dam and the beautiful lake, which offers pleasurable boat rides, enabling one to enjoy the surrounding hills and landscape. Visit the Echo Point
Tea Musem – Munnar has a legacy of its own when it comes to the origins and evolution of tea plantations. Taking account of this legacy and to preserve and showcase some of the exquisite and interesting aspects on the genesis and growth of tea plantations in Kerala’s high ranges, a museum exclusively for tea was opened some years ago by Tata Tea in Munnar.
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Munnar

DAY 04: MUNNAR-PERIYAR (90 Km – 03 Hrs)
Breakfast in the Hotel
Leave by Car for Periyar (You will be taken to one of the best game sanctuaries in India Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Your journey to Thekkady is through breathtaking, winding, dense rubber, etc; do not forget your camera.
AFTERNOON – Arrive & Check-in at the Hotel
EVENING – SUN SET Cruise on Lake PERIYAR to see the Wild Life of Periyar.
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Periyar

DAY 05: PERIYAR – KUMARAKOM (120 Km – 3 Hrs)
Breakfast in the Hotel
Visit the Spice plantations like cardamom, cinnamon, pepper, coffee and tea estates. On your way back to hotel, you can shop at the local market and pick up some fragrant spices.
Proceed onwards to KUMARAKOM.
LATE AFTERNOON – Arrive & check-in at the Hotel
Rest of the Day FREE
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Kumarakom

Early Morning – Boat Ride on Backwaters to see the Birds
Breakfast in the Hotel
09:30 AM – Check-out of the Hotel to board the House Boat to start the Overnight tip on Back waters. start cruising through the canals. Lunch on board the House Boat. Dinner on Board the House Boat. Anchor the boat in the middle of the Lake for
Overnight stay at the Deluxe House Boat

ALLEPPY: Referred to as the Venice of the East, Alleppy is the most important tourist centre in the state. The large network of canals provides Alleppy its lifeline. Alleppy has grown in importance as a backwater tourist centre and is also famous for its boat races, houseboat holidays, beaches, marine products and Coir Industry)

Breakfast on Board the House Boat the House Boat after arrival in ALLEPPY
10:30 DIS-EMBARK from Boat. Orientation drive of ALLEPPY and proceed to Trivendrum (THIRUVANTHAPURAM) and further down to KOVALAM
LATE AFTERNOON – Arrive & CHECK-in at the Hotel
Rest of the Day FREE on Beach in KOVALAM
Overnight stay at the Beach Hotel

Breakfast in the Hotel
Full Day: FREE on Beach
Overnight stay at the Beach Hotel

Breakfast in the Hotel
Leave by Car for Kanyakuram en route visit Padmanabhapuram Palace
The ancient historical town Padmanabhapuram. This town is surrounded by a fort with an area of 187 acres. The ancient capital of Travancore might be constructed before AD 1601. The palace with an area of seven acres, is situated in the very centre on the Padmanabhapuram Fort, amidst hills, dales and rivers.

Also visit Suchindaram – a small village about 12 km. from Kanyakumari and about seven kilometres from Nagercoil. This holy place is located on the bank of the river Pazhayar, adjoining fertile fields and coconut groves and the temple is dedicated to Sri Sthanumalayan. The word denotes Siva, Vishnu and Brahma as. Sthanu represents Siva, Mal represents Vishnu while Ayan represents Brahma.
EVENING – Return to Hotel in Kovalam
Overnight stay at the Hotel on Beach

Breakfast in the Hotel
Full Day: FREE on Beach
Overnight stay at the Beach Hotel

Breakfast in the Hotel
Transfer to Airport for Flight to Mumbai
Arrive, Mumbai. Meet and greet at the Airport
Transfer to Hotel

AFTERNOON: City sightseeing of Mumbai. Visit Gateway of India, Flora Fountain, Town Hall, church Gate, Malabar Hill and Nariman Point.
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Mumbai

Day 12: MUMBAI
Breakfast in the Hotel
Morning – Drive up to Gateway of India and take a Motor Launch and Visit ELEPHANTA CAVES – These are Rock-cut Temples on Elephanta Island. The Main Cave with a number of large sculpted panels, all relating to Shiva, and a separate lingam shrine. Visit the famous Trimurti or triple-headed Siva, where the God also takes the role of Brahma, the Creator and Vishnu the preserver.Central bust of Siva, its eyes closed in eternal countemplation, may be the most serene sight. Also see figures of Siva dancing the Tandava, the marriage of Siva and Parvati.

AFTERNOON: FREE for shopping
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Mumbai

MIDNIGHT – Transfer to International Airport
Leave back home with sweet memories of the tour