10 Nights / 11 Days: 1 Night Cochin, 1 Night Allepey, 2 Nights Munnar, 1 Nights Thekkady, 1 Night Madurai, 1 Night Rameshwaram, 1 Night Kanyakumari and 2 Nights Kovalam
Day 01 : Cochin :
Up on arrival at Cochin airport, our chauffer will pick you and drop you to your pre booked hotel & check in. Then if time permits get ready to visit Santa Cruz Basilica-St Francis Church, Dutch Palace at Mattancherry ,Chinese fishing net and Jew Synagogue. Evening free for shopping or Spend your evening watching Kathakali Dance performances (at your own cost). Stay overnight at the pre booked hotel.
Day 02: Cochin - Alleppey Houseboat (Distance: 100 Kms):
After breakfast at the hotel, check out from hotel and get driven to Alleppey. Reach there, check into the houseboat at 1300 hrs. The houseboat will start cruising after the check in. Houseboat comprises a chef, Oarsmen & cabin assistant. The materials that go into the making are all local and Eco friendly bamboo poles, coconut fiber ropes, etc. Enjoy your day on the cruising houseboat which will take you to various locations like along the placid lake and enjoy the panoramic views of the paddy fields, narrow canals and coconut lagoons.Luch,Tea and snacks will be served on board . Cruising through this serene backwater will give you a taste of the lifestyle of an average Malayalee , also have a glimpse of the fishing communities as you drift along the backwater canals. The house boat will cruise through a number of canals including, Pallathuruthy, Swamy Canal, Meenapally Kayal, Muttael Canal , Kainakary Church Canal , Vatta Kayal, Venattukadu Canal , Aakkathara Canal. Enjoy the dinner & overnight stay will be on the houseboat.
Day 03: Munnar (Distance: 180 Kms):
After breakfast& a short cruise get driven to Munnar. The drive takes you through the scenically vibrant valley of the Cardamom Hills of the Western Ghats of Kerala. It’s a journey through extensive tea and spice plantations and for most part of the journey, the air is purified with the fragrance of tea and spices. Munnar, a hill station on the Western Ghats is beautifully situated at the confluence of Three rivers – the Muthirappuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala. Reach Munnar Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 04: Munnar:
After breakfast, get ready for the sightseeing of Munnar. Visit Rajamalai to see the NIlgiri Tahrs also visit Rajamala, Tea museum, Pothamedu and Observatory hills , Mattupetty Lake and dam and Kundala Dam and eco point. Mattupetty where boating facility is available, The Echo-point, Kundale for boating in Shikara type of boats. In evening our chauffer will drop you at hotel. Evening will be free for leisure activities. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Munnar - Thekkady (Distance: 120 Kms):
After enjoying breakfast .Transfer to Thekkady and check in your pre booked hotel. Take a pleasure trip to Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. The sanctuary is home to many exotic varieties of animals and birds, which you can view from close quarter. Most of the animals are seen lazing on the banks of Lake Periyar. Enjoy seeing the wild animals strolling around. In the evening enjoy a motorboat ride (at your own) at Periyar Lake, followed by spice plantation tour. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 06: Thekkady - Madurai (Distance: 140 Kms):
After breakfast, get drive to Madurai also known as “city of nectar”. Reach there and check in at pre booked hotel. Get fresh and go for a city tour of Madurai. Visit famous Meenakshi temple. Evening enjoy the sightseeing of the surrounding. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 07: Madurai - Rameshwaram (Distance: 170 Kms):
After breakfast follow the road to holy city of Rameshwaram, check in your hotel and relax. In evening visit The Ramanathaswamy temple and take a gaze on sunset from the beach. Overnight at Hotel..
Day 08: Rameshwaram to Kanyakumari (308 Kms):
After breakfast check out from the hotel and get driven to Kanyakumari. Reach Kanyakumari, up on arrival check in your pre booked hotel and relax, visit The Suchindram Temple, the Vivekananda Memorial surrounded with water and Gandhi Mandapam. Evening enjoy the beach side. Here you will experience the ultimate beauty of Sunset from the southern tip of India. Overnight at the hotel at Kanyakumari
Day 09: Kanyalumari - Kovalam (Distance: 83 Kms)
After breakfast we drive you to Kovalam. Reach there and check into the hotel. Then visit Kovalam and Trivandrum sightseeing which includes the magnificent Padmanabhapuram Palace, Art Gallary, Sankhumugham Beach. Stroll down the beautiful beaches of Kovalam Lighthouse Beach or Vizhinjam Lighthouse. Stay overnight at Kovalam/Trivandrum hotel.
Day 10: Kovalam:
After Breakfast, this day is free to explore the beaches & your leisure activities. This experience will definitely make you feel as if you are living on the heaven, leaving all the tensions and stress behind. Spend your day at leisure on the picturesque white sandy beaches of Kovalam. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 11: Kovalam - Trivandrum (Distance: 20 Kms):
Airport drop for your journey back home