Day 1: Arrival in Cochin
Welcome to God's Own Country - Kerala! Upon your arrival at Cochin International Airport, our friendly representative will receive you and transfer you to a comfortable hotel in Cochin city. After a brief rest, set out for an afternoon sightseeing tour of Cochin. Visit the iconic Chinese Fishing Nets, St. Francis Church, and the vibrant Mattancherry Dutch Palace. In the evening, enjoy a mesmerizing Kathakali dance performance, a traditional art form of Kerala.
Day 2: Cochin to Munnar (130 km / approx. 4 hours)
After a delightful breakfast, embark on a scenic drive to Munnar - a breathtaking hill station nestled amidst lush greenery. On the way, stop by the captivating Valara and Cheeyappara Waterfalls for some picture-perfect moments. Upon reaching Munnar, check-in to your comfortable hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. Explore the local market and admire the serene surroundings.
Day 3: Munnar Sightseeing
Begin your day with a visit to the Eravikulam National Park, home to the endangered Nilgiri Tahr and picturesque rolling hills. Next, head to the Mattupetty Dam, where you can enjoy a peaceful boat ride amidst the tea gardens and mountains. Visit the Echo Point and the Kundala Lake, offering stunning vistas. In the afternoon, explore the aromatic Tea Museum and learn about the tea-making process.
Day 4: Munnar to Thekkady (90 km / approx. 3 hours)
After breakfast, proceed to Thekkady, a nature lover's paradise, famous for its Periyar National Park and Tiger Reserve. Upon arrival, check-in to your hotel and relax. In the afternoon, enjoy a delightful spice plantation tour to discover the exotic spices that Kerala is renowned for.
Day 5: Thekkady to Alleppey (130 km / approx. 4 hours)
Today, embark on a scenic drive to Alleppey, known for its enchanting backwaters and houseboat cruises. Upon arrival, board your traditional houseboat and set sail on the serene backwaters of Alleppey. Admire the lush green landscapes and experience the tranquility of the backwaters. Enjoy a delicious lunch and dinner on the houseboat, experiencing the unique lifestyle of the backwater communities.
Day 6: Departure from Cochin
As your Kerala escapade comes to an end, check-out from the houseboat and drive back to Cochin. Depending on your departure time, you may have some free time for last-minute shopping or additional sightseeing. Our team will assist you with the check-out process and transfer you to Cochin International Airport for your onward journey with cherished memories of this exquisite Kerala experience.