DAY 01: ARRIVE COCHIN
On arrival into Cochin International airport, after you have cleared your immigration and customs, our representative will meet you and will transfer you to your hotel. The day at leisure in hotel.
DAY 02: COCHIN CITY TOUR
After breakfast Depart to Jew Street which is famous for the Jewish Synagogue and Jew Town. Thereafter visit the Dutch Palace in Mattanchery. (Jewish Synagogue – Open: 10.00 am –12.00pm, 3.00pm –5.00pm. Closed on Friday /Saturday & Jewish holidays) (Dutch Palace – Open: 10.00am – 5.00pm. Closed on Fridays) Free time in the Jew Street. It is fascinating & vibrant Narrow Street with many shops selling handicrafts, souvenirs, Antiques & Ethnic Garments. Later proceed to Fort Kochi and visit Famous Chinese fishing nets. Evening free for shopping. Overnight stay in Cochin.
DAY 03: COCHIN - MUNNAR
After breakfast depart for Munnar – The Best Hill Station of Kerala. Brief stops enroute in many of the places on the way to enjoy the beautiful nature, sceneries. Check into your hotel upon arrival. Afternoon at leisure.
DAY 04: MUNNAR
The morning after breakfast, leave for some further sightseeing of Munnar. Visit, Mattupetty Dam where you enjoy a 15 minutes boat ride, & Echo point, a very popular place for the natural phenomenon. The echo that reverberates after hitting the distant hills is fascinating. Afternoon, proceed to Eravikulam National Park for a short trek. Return back to your hotel arranged in Munnar.
DAY 05: MUNNAR
The day at your disposal in resort.
DAY 06: MUNNAR – THEKKADY
After a leisurely breakfast, check out from the hotel & proceed to Thekkady. Check into your hotel upon arrival. In the afternoon, proceed for boating at Periyar Lake, which encircles the famous wildlife sanctuary. Upon completion, a brief walking tour of a spice plantation & town of Kumali. Optional Elephant back safari & Traditional Ayurveda massage can be experienced in Kumali.
DAY 07: THEKKADY
The day at leisure for own activities.
DAY 08: THEKKADY – KUMARAKOM
After refreshing breakfast proceed to Kumarakom. On arrival check into the hotel. a tiny backwater hamlet perched on the western banks of the Vembanadu Lake. The stretch of backwater is spread over 900 sq. km. Choose a canoe, motor boat and devour the beauty of this backwater paradise at its best. Overnight stay is arranged in Kumarakom.
DAY 09: KUMARAKOM
After breakfast set out on backwater cruise in traditionally decorated houseboats. While cruising in these floating luxury-villas, let your eyes settle for the rare and the unusual – skim past Chinese fishing nets, bowed-down paddy fields, and local inhabitants engaged in making coir products, rustic homes, and ancient temples and swaying coconut groves. Later check out from the houseboat and spend the afternoon at leisure in hotel.
DAY 10: KUMARAKOM – COCHIN –DEPARTURE TRANSFER
Morning, after breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Cochin airport for your flight back home, feeling contented about a wonderful holiday you spent in the “God’s Own Country”.