25 Jul 7N/8D – (1 Cochin, 2 Munnar, 1 Thekkady, 1 Alleppey, 2 Kovalam)
Day 01: Arrival in Kochi
Munnar Holidays representative will greet and transfer you at Kochi Airport. Then he transfers you to your pre-booked hotel. Freshen up and relax. Also termed as Queen of Arabian Sea, Kochi is a one of the most important tourist places in Kerala, God’s Own Country. You will see interesting tourist attractions like Mattancherry Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, Jews Street, St Francis Church, Chinese Fishing Nets, etc. Overnight will be at Cochin.
Day 02: Kochi – Munnar (150Kms 05Hrs Drive)
Morning drive to Munnar – a gorgeous hill station in Kerala, God’s Own Country. Enjoy extraordinary scenery & bountiful nature beauty created by striking streams, small waterfalls, rubber plantation, spice plantations (pepper, cardamom, tea, coffee, etc) and thick jungle of Kerala all through the journey to Munnar. On arrival at Munnar, check-in at your hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure time. Overnight stay will be at Munnar
Day 03: Munnar Day Tour
Morning after breakfast proceed for sightseeing in Munnar which includes visit to the flower garden and for an elephant safari, before driving on to the scenic Mattupetty dam, Eco- point and Kundala dam areas. At Kundala dam there is an opportunity to enjoy boating on the lake. Finally we drive through a vegetable growing area to Top station which is situated high in the mountains on the border between Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Overnight stay at Munnar.
Day 04: Munnar – Periyar (Thekkady) (120Kms 04Hrs Drive)
After cheerful breakfast at the hotel drive to Periyar (Thekkady). Enroute visit to Anayirangal Dam See the copious nature beauty, appealing mountain streams, spice plantations etc. on the way. On arrival at Periyar, check-in at your hotel. Freshen up and relax. Have boat cruise over the Periyar Lake and explore Periyar wildlife sanctuary. See diverse species of birds and animals making an amazing move while monkeys show their tricks to grab your attention. Overnight will be at Thekkady.
Day 05: Alleppey Houseboat Cruise
Spend morning at leisure at hotel and have your breakfast. Check-in to houseboat. Cruise through pictorial Vembanad Lake (largest fresh water lake in Asia, Evening snacks, tea and dinner will be onboard the houseboat. Overnight will be at House Boat.
Day 06: Alleppey – Kovalam (190Kms 05Hrs Drive)
After breakfast drive to Kovalam.On arrival check in to the Resort. After Lunch proceed for sightseeing of Trivandrum [The Capital of Kerala]. Here you can see the 260 year old Sri Padmanabha Swami Temple, Puthan Maliga Palace Museum [200 year old Palace of the Travancore Maharaja’s], Napier Museum and Sri Chitra Art Gallery. Evening free to relax at the Beach. Overnight stay at Kovalam.
Day 07: Kovalam to Kanyakumari
After early breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Kanyakumari (100km–3hours) drive, Proceed for local sightseeing tour in the afternoon. Kanyakumari is located at the southern tip of the Indian subcontinent and represents the site where the spiritual leader Swami Vivekananda spent days in meditation upon a rock off of the coast. Padmanbhapuram Palace, Suchithram Temple, Vivekananda Memorial, Gandhidham and Trivenisagam are some of the sightseeing attractions in Kanyakumari. Overnight at Kanyakumari.
Day 08: Kovalam – Trivandrum Departure
Take your breakfast and then Munnar Holidays representative will transfer you to Trivandrum Airport or Railway Station in time to board flight for your next destination