Colour of Rajasthan
Destination : Cochin - Munnar - Thekkady - Alleppey - Kovalam.
Duration :08 Nights / 09 Days
Day 01: Delhi - Cochin
Upon your arrival on Cochin airport from your home state, after a warm welcome pick up from Airport and transferred to your hotel and later in the afternoon enjoy a half day sightseeing of this colonial port town, which is famous for its Mattanchery Dutch Palace (closed on Friday's), Jewish Synagogue (closed on Friday's, Saturday's and Jewish Holiday's), Jew Street, old Churches and huge Chinese fishing nets, which adorn the northern shores. Evening watch the dance drama of Kerala – Kathakali show in a local theatre. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Cochin - Munnar ( 140kms / about 04hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast drive to Munnar (about 145 km /04 hrs), a picturesque hill station covered with unending expanses of tea plantations. Arrive and check into your hotel and later in the afternoon enjoy a half day sightseeing, which consists of Eravikulam National Park, which houses the endangered species Nilgiri Ibex. Explore the park on foot; the views are stunning toward the tea capped peaks. O/n Hotel.
Day 03: Munnar
After breakfast enjoy a half day sightseeing, which consists of Pothamedu view point, Tea museum, Madupetty dam; Flower garden. Afternoon at leisure or free to stroll around the picture book town of Munnar in search of good tea. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Munnar - Thekkady (130kms / about 03hrs drive).
After breakfast drive to Thekkady (about 110 km / 03-04 hrs) through the cardamom hills of Idukki. Arrive and check into your hotel and later in the afternoon explore the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary by 01 hr motor boat ride on the manmade lake, which encircles the wildlife. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 05: Thekkady - Allepey (155kms / about 04hrs drive )
After breakfast drive to Alleppey , where you board your houseboat that comprises of furnished bed rooms with attached bath and toilet. Start your enchanting cruise through the backwaters of Alleppey till sunset. O/n Houseboat.
Day 06: Allepey - Kovalam (165kms / about 04.5hrs drive)
After breakfast disembark from the houseboat, straight drive to Kovalam, check into your hotel located on the shores of Arabian Sea and rest of the day free to laize on the beach. O/n Hotel.
Day 07: Kovalam - Free Day on leisure on beach. ;
Day 08: Kovalam - Trivandrum - Kovalam
After breakast enjoy a half day sightseeing of Trivandrum -the capital city of Kerala, adjascent Kuthira Malika Museum (closed on Monday’s) , Napier Museum Art Gallery (closed on Monday’s Wednesday forenoon). Afternoon at leisure on the beach. O/n Hotel. .
Day 09: Kovalam - Trivandurm - Departure.
Morning after breakfast transfer to Trivandrum aiprot to catch the flight for onward destination.
The above suggested program is just a tailor made program and it can be customized as per guest's requirement.