Day 01 : Cochin
Arrival at Kerala. Arrive Cochin and transfer to Hotel. Afternoon proceed
for city tour of Cochin which includes Jewish Synagogue, Mattancherry Palace
etc. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02 : Cochin Munnar
Breakfast at hotel. In the morning depart for Munnar (approx.4 hours
journey), enjoying the scenic beauty & the marvelous waterfalls, high
mountains with the low flying clouds passing by.
Arrive Munnar and check in at hotel. Munnar is situated at the confluence
of three mountain streams - Mudrapuzha, Nallathani & Kundala. 1600 meter
above sea level this hill station was once the summer resort of the
erstwhile British Government in South India. Sprawling Tea plantations,
picture book towns, winding lanes, and holiday facilities make this a
popular resort town. Among the exotic flora found in the forests and
grasslands here is the Neelakurinji. This flower which bathes the hills in
the blue every twelve years, will bloom next in 2006 AD. Munnar also has the
highest peak in South India - Anamudi, which towers over 2695 m. Anamudi is
an ideal spot for trekking. Overnight at Munnar.
Day 03 : Munnar
Morning proceed for Munnar sightseeing after breakfast. Move through the
tea gardens spread like a green carpet over hundreds of kilometers. Lush
green hills all around - a place difficult to describe. Very low population
and moved away from the city pollution makes Munnar a special destination.
Sightseeing includes Raja Malai, a top peak of Munnar where you can see
Neel Thar (mountain goats), Muttuputty dam and the Indo Swiss project. You
can also enjoy boating in the Lake. Overnight at Munnar.
Day 04 : Munnar - Thekkady
Breakfast at hotel. Proceed for Thekkady - drive through tea estates, spice
gardens and wild forests. Arrive Thekkady after a memorable drive of approx.
4 hours. Check in at hotel.
In the evening visit Kumily market to buy the best spices available.
Overnight at Thekkady.
Day 05 : Thekkady - Kumarokom
In the morning proceed to Kumarakom after breakfast. Arrive at Kumarakom,
after a journey of approx. 5 hours enjoying the beauty of the traditional
An enchanting backwater destination, Kumarokom offers visitors many other
leisure options. Boating and fishing facilities are available at Kumarokom.
Holiday packages on the houseboats, traditional Kettuvalloms, are an
out-of-this-world experience at Kumarokom. Check in at Hotel. Overnight at
Day 06 : Kumarokom
Morning go for boat cruise in the lake. Afternoon will be at leisure.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 07 : Kumarokom - Kovalam
Morning drive to Kovalam, the international beach Resort with full of
Kovalam is an internationally renowned beach of Kerala, with three adjacent
crescent beaches. Kovalam has been a favorite haunt of tourists, especially
Europeans, since the 1930s. A massive rocky promontory on the beach has
created a beautiful Bay of calm waters ideal for sea bathing. The leisure
options at this beach are plenty and diverse - sunbathing, swimming, herbal
body toning massages, special cultural programs, Catamaran cruising etc.
Evening enjoy the beach. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 08 : Kovalam - Kanyakumari - Kovalam
Day excursion. Breakfast at hotel. Full day excursion to Kanyakumari,
Enroute visit Padmanabhapuram Palace and Suchindram Temple. At Kanykumari
visit Vivekanada rock. Drive back to Kovalam in the evening.
Day 09 : Kovalam - Home
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer at leisure for flight