Day 1:- Cochin
Arrive Cochin Airport or Ernakulum Railway Station, Meet with our representative/driver and be transferred to the hotel.The commercial capital and the most cosmopolitan city of Kerala, Cochin in Ernakulam, is also known as the Queen of the Arabian Sea. With one of the finest harbours on the Arabian Sea coast, Cochin has been a port of call for foreign traders from early times. Its cosmopolitan character is reflected in the buildings and structures representing different regions of the world. Later the day proceed on a Sightseeing tour of Old Kochi, visiting Fort Kochi and Mattanchery.Then sunset cruisearound the Cochin Harbour (Optional).Stay overnight.
Day 2:- Cochin to Munnar (140Kms/4hrs)
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out from the hotel and proceed to Munnar. Drive through the picturesque countryside and arrive Munnar Popular get away retreat during the British Raj. Surrounded by lush green tea estates and situated at the confluence of three mountain streams, this picturesque hill station boasts of exotic flora and fauna. On your arrival you check into your hotel on arrival. Evening visit Munnar town, overnight stay in the hotel.
Breakfast at the Hotel. proceed to full day sightseeing, Visit Pothamedu which offers you an excellent view of the tea, coffee and cardamom plantations and Famous for the breathtaking scenery it is also an ideal place for trekking and long mountain walks. (Lunch on own) Visit Devikulam this tranquil hill station offer you a rare experience with its velvet lawns, with the cool mountain air. You can also visit Rajamala where you can spot NilgiriThar (mountain goat), Tea Museum where one can see the process of the tea leaves being transformed to the one finest tea powder. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4:-Munnar to Thekkady (110Km/ 4 hrs)
Breakfast. Check out and drive to Thekkady. Periyar (Thekkady) Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the well maintained wildlife sanctuaries of South India and it spreads out over an area of 777 sqkms. The splendid artificial lake formed by the Mullaperiyar dam across the Periyarriver adds to the charm of the park. This is the only sanctuary in India where you can have the unique experience of viewing wildlife at close quarters from the safety of a boat on the lake. Check in at hotel for 01 night. Later the day go cruising on Lake Periyar. Evening freeorstroll through the bustling spice market of Kumili village.
Day 5:-Thekkady to Alappuzha (155Km /5hrs)
Breakfast. Checkout and drive to Alleppey. By noon, embark on a Houseboat for an overnight cruise. Cruise through the palm fringed canals; watch the Paddy fields, village folk, relax on board hearing lullaby of the wind and waves. This mysterious strip of emerald green land is stuffed with endless miles of placid backwaters that appends to its charm. Cruise till 6 in the evening by when the houseboat halts in the lake for overnight stay. (Next day, cruising starts at 7.30 am.) Unwind yourself watching the endless strips of greenery passing by you while the boat moves in a relaxing pace.
Overnight at HOUSEBOAT [A/c Deluxe]
Day 6:-Alappuzha toKovalam (190 km /4 1/2hrs)
Wake up to the tunes of Birds, Breakfast on board. Check out and depart for Kovalam. Which is renowned internationally and a favorite haunt of tourists since 1930.On Arrival Check in at the Hotel. Rest of the day at Leisure or free to explore the beach on own. This consists of three adjacent crescent beaches. One can get bird’s eye view of Kovalam beach from the light house located at the end of the beach. overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed on a Half day city tour of Trivandrum Visit Napier Museum which built in the 19th century, this indo-Saracenic structure build in red and brown bricks boasts a natural air conditioning system and houses a rare collection of archaeological and historic bronze idols a chariot etc and the Srichithra art gallery displays select paintings of Raja Ravi Varma, Svetlova and Nicholas Roe rich. Free time to explore the city back to hotel overnight stayovernight.
Day8:-Kovalam to Trivandrum (16KMS/30 MINUTES)
Breakfast. Depart for Trivandrum Railway station/Airport on time for onward journey