DAY 01 – COCHIN to MUNNAR – 140 KMS / 4 HRS
Arrives Cochin Airport or Ernakulam Railway Station, assisting all arrival formalities, and you will be transferred to Munnar by surface. A 4 hour scenic/picturesque drive to Munnar through hill station. On the way visit Pine Apple Garden, Rubber Plantations, Spice Plantations, Valara Falls, Cheeyappara Falls. Arrival at a place which is called ‘nature’s lavers paradise’. On arrival at Munnar, check in at Hotel. Later in the day free for leisure. Overnight at Hotel in Munnar.
DAY 02 – MUNNAR SIGHT SEEING
Morning depart to enjoy full day sightseeing tour of Munnar visiting Madupetty Dam/Lake, Echo Point, Gundala Lake, Photo Point, Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park – famous for Nilgiri Tahr(Wild goat), Anaimudi Peak – South India’s Highest Peak, Tata Tea Museum, International Blossom(Hydel) Park, Pothamedu Sunset View. Evening Spice/Tea trailing at Munnar. Overnight at Hotel in Munnar. Optional : Ayurvedic Massage, Adventure Activities, and Jeep Safari
DAY 03 – MUNNAR to THEKKADY (PERIYAR) – 120 KMS / 4 HRS
Morning proceed to Thekkady, set in the heart of the Cardamom Hills of Kerala. A scenic journey past mist capped mountains, spice plantations and open grasslands lined with spectacular waterfalls & delightful trekking trails form the access to your hide way here. On arrival check into hotel, refresh yourself & be relaxed. Later depart to enjoy half day sightseeing tour of Thekkady. A boat safari on the Periyar Lake through Periyar Tiger Reserve extends a lifetime’s chance to spot exotic various wildlife in its natural habitat. Later visit to Spice Plantation. Evening walk through the bustling Spice Market in the Kumily village. Overnight at Hotel in Thekkady. Optional : Ayurvedic Massage, Kathakali Show, Kalaripayatru Show, Jungle Patrolling
DAY 04 – THEKKADY to ALLEYWAY (HOUSEBOAT) – 45 KMS / 1 HRS
Later proceed to Alleppey. On arrival check in at Kettuvallam known as a famous Kerala Houseboat. Lunch at Houseboat. Cruise through the unique web of lakes, lagoons, canals and river. Visit Snake Boat, Historical Church, Paddy Field, Kuttanadan Region the only region cultivate rice below sea level. Enjoy the spectacular sunset. Overnight on board the houseboat at mid of lake.
DAY 05 – HOUSEBOAT (ALLEPPEY) To KANYAKUMARI – 250 KMS / 6.5 HRS
Drive to Kanyakumari which Southern tip of India. Sightseeing of Kanyakumari which the Sangam of Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea. Visit Vivekananda Rock. Watch Sunset at Kanyakumari. Overnight stay at Kanyakumari.
DAY 06 – KANYAKUMARI TO KOVALAM
Early morning, watch Sun Rise at Kanyakumari. Later after breakfast. Drive to Kovalam. Sightseeing includes light house beach, Howah beach, and Ashoka beach. Kovalam beach has lovely coconut palms fringe the golden Sand. Overnight stay at Kovalam.
DAY 07 – KOVALAM/ TRIVANDRUM – 20 KMS
Morning after breakfast , you can opt for city tour of Trivandrum visiting Palace Museum & Zoo, Napier Museum, Chithra Art Gallery, Kanakakunnu Palace, Planatrium, Padmanabha Swami Temple. Evening visit the spectacular Kovalam & Shangumugam Beach. Kovalam offers breathtaking backwaters, lush landscapes, coconut palms and pristine beaches. Overnight at Hotel in Kovalam. Optional : Water sports
DAY 08 – KOVALAM TO COCHIN (240 KM. / 7 HRS. OR DROP AT TRIVENDRUM (14 KM.)
For Trivandrum drop, sightseeing continues at Trivandrum. For Cochin, drive back to Cochin. You can do shopping and visit marine drive if time permits.