Welcome to ‘God’s Own Country’, a stunning corner of India replete with lush tropical landscapes of backwaters and beaches. Take a guided tour of the old colonial port town of Cochin, a fascinating introduction to south Indian culture. Walk through the hills of Munnar, with opportunities for birdwatching or tea tasting. Take a cruise on a traditional rice barge before having some time on the beach to relax.
|Day 01||Arrive Cochin
On your arrival in Cochin, you will be met by our representative and transferred to hotel. Overnight in Cochin.
Morning half day sightseeing of Cochin. You visit St. Francis Church where Vasco da Gama was buried for 14 years before his remains were transferred to Lisvon. Nearby is the Mattancherry Palace or “Dutch Palace”. Amazing are the Chinese fishing nets. You also see the Jew City with the Jewish. Overnight in Cochin.
|Day 03||Drive from Cochin to Munnar
After breakfast drive to Munnar, one of the most popular hill stations in India. Munnar is situated at the confluence of three Mountain streams-Mudrapuhza,Nallathanni and Kundala.Overnight in Munnar.
Full day at leisure to explore the hill station. Overnight in Munnar .
|Day 05||Munnar to Thekkady
Drive to Thekkady, Sightseeing of spice plantation, visit Periyar wildlife sanctuary and the Lake. Overnight inThekkady.
|Day 06||Drive from Thekaddy to Alleppey
Morning check-out from the hotel and board a houseboat. Cruise towards Alleppey, the backwaters cruise takes off through a network of canals with a back drop of villages and coconut trees on the shores. Overnight inAlleppey houseboat.
|Day 07||Drive from Alleppey to Kovalam
Morning disembark the houseboat and transfer to Kovalam. Overnight in Kovalam .
|Day 08||Day Excursion to Kanyakumari
Day excursion to Kanyakumari and later come back to Kovalam hotel. Overnight in Kovalam .
Day at Leisure to relax on beach and enjoy the Ayurvedic massages.
|Day 10||Kovalam –Trivandrum
In time transfer to Trivandrum airport to board flight for onward journeys .