05 Nights / 06 Days
Day 01 Cochin
On arrival at Cochin International Airport / Railway station check-in your resort / hotel and can go for a guided walk through the land of Cochin (Commercial Capital of Kerala) to immerse yourself in the beauty of the Mattacherry palace, Bolghatty Palace,Jewish Synagogue,Chinese Fishing nets, Santa Cruz Basilica,St. Francis Church Mattancherry Palace built by the Portuguese in 1557, and later it was presented to Raja Veera Kerala Varma of Kochi (Cochin). The palace was renovated in 1663 by the Dutch. The beautiful Murals from the epics of Ramayana and Mahabharatha are depicted on Display and some of the puranic hindu legends too. Bolghatty Palace built by the Dutch in 1744 AD. This palace, once the residence of the British resident of Kochi (Cochin), is now a KTDC (Kerala Tourism Development Corporation) hotel and the palace situated in a scenic island by the same name Bolghatty Island near the city of Ernakulam. Jewish Synagogue located in Mattancherry near Kochi, this historic synagogue is beautifully preserved. You can see the religious scrolls and the beautiful hand-painted tiles from China, which decorate the synagogue which looks like a marvelous outsight Chinese Fishing Nets the fixed and cantilevered Chinese Fishing Nets are the icon of Cochin sea trade and the fishing nets like these are not found anywhere else in India. Some traders brought these huge cantilevered fishing nets here from the court of Kublai Khan. Santa Cruz Basilica a huge and impressive monumental Catholic Church dates back to 1558 has beautiful paintings on the ceilings and was used as a warehouse by Portughese. St. Francis Church built in 1503 by Portuguese Francisan Friars, is known to be the oldest European church in India. It was restored in 1779 by the protestant Dutch, converted to an Anglican Church by the British in 1795. Vasco da Gama's remains were buried here in 1524 and his tombstone is still here. You can visit all these historic places and alight at its wonders, rest of the day free and Overnight stay at Hotel / Resort.
Day 02 Cochin Munnar (140Km/4 hrs)
Morning after breakfast transfer to Munnar check-in your resort / hotel and go for sight seeing to Mattupetty, Eco Point, Top Station etc ,You can view the Indo Swiss Dairy Farm, is a little ahead Mattupetty lake, where you can see more than 100 varieties of cattle. And also visit a beautiful rose garden near by. You can also indulge in activities like boating and horse riding here. The forest in and around Mattupetty makes it an ideal location for trekking and some bird watching. Then proceed to Echo Point, which offers you a panoramic view and the thrill of hearing your voice echo. Echo point is on the way to Top Station from Munnar. The sprawling Kundala tea plantations and the Kundala lake are other attractions of Munnar. Here at Top Station you can view hundreds of tiny bluish pretty blossoms by name Neelakurunji (strobilanthus) which is rare and has the peculiarity of blooming once among every 12 years and this species belongs to this region. Top Station (a viewing point) also offers a panoramic view of neighbouring state of Tamilnadu . Enjoy the day by being here and Overnight stay at Hotel / resort.
Day 03 Munnar
Morning after breakfast move for sight seeing to Pothanmedu , Pallivasal, Chithrapuram and to the marvelous waterfalls of Cheeyappara and valara. Pothanmedu considered to be a scenic spot offering majestic views of the tea, coffee and cardamom plantations and the undulating hills, the lush mountain and the incredible scenery here is ideal for your trekking and extensive mountain walks. A Famous little sleepy village by name Chithirapuram also a hill station beckons you to immerse yourself in its exotic charm and sylvan surroundings and this hill station is a scenic treasure chest, full of verdant hills, tumbling mountain streams and vast tea plantations. Embark on a journey to explore the unexplored and also enjoy hiking along the tea plantations and savor its lush green scenic beauty and take in a world of experiences in outdoor activities such as hiking and trekking. Also a visit to Pallivasal , the venue of the first hydro electric project in kerala and a place of immense scenic beauty . You can spend your rest of the day at the Cheeyappara and valara waterfalls and the later forms a chain of waterfalls surrounded by thick green forests. Enjoy yourself by being here and Overnight stay at hotel / resort.
Day 04 Munnar - Kumarakom (160 Km 4-5Hrs)
Morning after breakfast proceeds to Kumarakom .. check-in your resort / hotel and go for sight seeing to Kumarakom beautiful bird sanctuary bird seen there included water fowl, cuckoo, owl, duck ..etc. This is an ideal site for enjoying the back water and boat cruise. Country boat and speed boats are available there. You will enjoy by the backwaters and boats, The Bird Sanctuary can be visited by canoes, which can be arranged with local fishermen at the entrance to the sanctuary. This 14 - acre Bird Sanctuary is located on the eastern banks of the Vembanad Lake. If you are lucky you will chance upon a Siberian Crane, a special visitor during the migratory seasons, Enjoy the day by being in the sanctuary and Overnight stay at hotel/resort
Day 05 Kumarakom - Alleppey Houseboat (4 5Km 1Hrs)
Morning after breakfast transfer to Alleppey check in your houseboat a round about tour, in which the cruise takes you through the clear waters of the prominent Punnamada Lake, the Nehru Trophy snake boat race. By noon cruise through paddyfields, coconut lagoons, narrow canals and coir village .etc. .With the Kuttanad region and the Vembanad Kayal nearby, Alappuzha (earlier known as Alleppey) attracts tourists throughout the year. The criss-crossing canals in the area evoke comparisons with Venice, but the differences are also substantial. Each has an identity of its own. Amongst the notable sights is the Vembanad Kayal, the place is famous for the snake boat races and also Kuttanad region is a vast area of partly reclaimed land, covered with bright green paddy fields, separated by dikes. The level of water is a few feet higher than the level of the surrounding land.It is an amazing labyrinth of shimmering waterways composed of lakes, canals, rivers and rivulets. Lined with dense tropical greenery, it offers a glimpse into rural life-styles of Kerala. Kuttanad is a backwater paradise and an ideal destination for a backwater cruise in Kerala. It is possible to drift along in a houseboat and enjoy the scenic view of the Kerala countryside . It is the best way to experience Kerala village life and the exotic beauty of Kerala, after spending the night at the romantic Vattakayal Lake overnight stay at houseboat.
Day 06 Departure
It is the time for Departure ! Drive to Cochin Airport / Railway station we will assist you with all check out formalities.