Day 01: Cochin
On arrival our representative will greet you at Kochi Airport/ Railway Station.Transfer to the hotel. Check-in and relax for a while amidst the comforts of your room. Explore the rest of the day at leisure walking around local several quaint spots. Overnight stay at the Hotel/Resort.
Day 02: Cochin
After breakfast, proceed for sightseeing of Kochi. Major tourist attractions in Cochin are Chinese Fishing Nets, St. Francis Church, Santa Cruz Basilica, Jewish Synagogue and Mattancherry palace/Dutch Palace. Overnight stay at the Hotel/Resort.
Day 03 : Cochin - Alleppey Houseboat (53kms)
Experience a lifetime’s journey amid fascinating houseboats at Alleppey. Enjoy the two-hour trip that transports you from Cochin to Alleppey. After checking into one of those beautiful and eye-catching houseboats, you’ll be cruised through the backwaters. Treat your eyes with the picturesque beauty, lush green forests and swaying palms that pass by you. The welcoming crew members aboard will please you with a plethora of traditional Kerala cuisine along with some local specialties served throughout the day. Spend the night aboard in the midst of serenity, luxury and comfort.
Day 4 : Alleppey - Kumarakom (48 kms.)
After Breakfast,proceed to Kumarakom. Check-in at the hotel and relax for a while amidst the comforts of your room. Kumarakom is one of the few places in the world where the means for transportation is through boats. The major attraction of Kumarakom is the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary that lies at the edge of the grounds of an old estate where a profusion of all kinds of birds can be observed. Overnight stay at the Hotel/Resort.
Day 06 : Kumarakom
Post breakfast, head to visit the Bay Island Driftwood Museum. Later in the day enjoy sightseeing at Vembanad Lake. Kumarakom is a tourist village situated on the banks of Vembanad Lake. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 07 : Kumarakom - Periyar(114kms - 2.30 Hrs.)
After Breakfast proceed Periyar. Upon arrival check in at hotel. Periyar wildlife sanctuary is home to nomadic tribes of wild elephant, boar, deer, The great Indian tiger and much more. Evening go for boat cruise in the lake to get lucky spotting some wild animals. Overnight stay at Periyar.
Day 08 : Periyar
After Breakfast proceed to Periyar Tiger Reserve.you can club a host of interesting activities such as wild life trekking, boating trips or visit to tribal villages. Adventure lovers will enjoy the trekking expeditions that take you through natural habitats. You will be assisted by a tour guide who will lead you and fill you in with a lot of interesting trivia. You can spend the afternoon at the tribal heritage museum and get an insight into the tribal culture. In the evening, you can go for a pleasurable boat ride on the lake. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 09 : Periyar
Bamboo rafting is a fascinating activity to explore the forest tracts of the reserve. This eco-friendly programme takes up the whole day and offers you a wonderful opportunity to discover the exhaustive flaura and fauna. You will be accompanied by tourist guide and armed guard while you take up this fun filled adventure activity. The rafting starts at 08 am and concludes at 5pm. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 10 : Periyar - Munnar (132 kms. – 3 mins.)
After Breakfast at the hotel, drive straight to Munnar. On arrival at Munnar, get transferred to one of our listed hotels. Check-in at the hotel. The rest of the day spend relaxing. Munnar is an idyllic tourist destination offering an unending expanse of tea plantation. The presence of lush green surroundings, lakes, reservoirs and forests are there to enthrall you. The place is visited by many adventures-seeking travellers who have a keen interest in Paragliding. In the evening get down from your hotel for a leisurely walk to explore the nearby areas. Enjoy a comfortable night stay at the hotel.
Day 11 : Munnar
After breakfast, proceed for sightseeing tour of Munnar. The major tourist hotspots to be covered include the Atukkad Waterfalls, Chithirapuram, Blossom Park and Pothamedu View Point. Also enjoy an excursion to Eravikulam national park ,a major tourist attraction. Here one can find the endangered species of Nilgiri Tahr. In the evening visit to explore the Rajamala Hills. Return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 12 : Munnar - Thekkady (108kms - 2.10 Hrs.)
Morning after Breakfast , leave for a long drive to Thekkady. you can explore the rare species of plantations and animals. later visit the spice plantations of cardamom, pepper, coffee and tea estates, before you settle down for a delicious lunch at a local eatery. Drop at Abraham’s Spice Garden to gain knowledge about various methods of plantations and spices from the agriculturist who will be attending you. Step into one of the local shops at the market on your way back home to purchase some fragrant spices. Spend the night at Hotel Pepper County Diamond Home Stay.
Day 13 : Thekkady - Cochin (172kms - 4 Hrs.)
Morning after breakfast drive by surface to Cochin and transfer to airport for your flight for the onward journey.
Wish you a happy journey..!!!