Day 1 : Kochi Arrival - On to Athirapally 78 kms / approx. 3 hour drive
Upon arrival at the Kochi Airport/ Railway Station in Ernakulam, you will be transferred to Athirapally. It is considered as the land of forests, rivers and great waterfalls. Upon arrival Athirapally, check into the hotel. The rest of the evening is free to explore the sights and sounds of Athirapally. Athirapally Waterfalls is known as the Niagara Falls of India. The spectacular view of the cascading waterfalls from heights of 80 feet is an experience par excellence. It lies within the wilderness of the Sholayar Range which offers a beautiful breathtaking view. Stay overnight in Athirapally.
Post breakfast in the morning; embark on sightseeing tour of Charpa Falls, Vazhachal Waterfalls, Vazhachal Forest Gardens and Thumpurmuzhi Gardens. Located close to the Athirapally Falls, the Vazhachal Waterfalls are a part of the Chalakudy river stream. The rest of the day is free to explore the fishing spot in the river. Later, pay a visit to the tribal village and trek to the base of the waterfall. Stay overnight in Athirapally.
Day 3 : Athirapally* On to Munnar 180 kms / approx. 5 hour drive
Post breakfast in the morning, drive to Munnar, enveloped in the lush greenery. It is breathtakingly beautiful, and a refuge for peace loving tourists. It is an idyllic tourist destination in the God’s Own Country and considered as the Gateway to the South Indian hills. En-route, you can also watch the lovely waterfalls in Cheeyappara and colorful flowers in Blossom Gardens. Later, check into the hotel and retire for the day, amidst the comforts of your room. The rest of the day is free to explore this beautiful hill town. Stay overnight in Munnar.
Post breakfast in the morning; embark on sightseeing tour of Munnar. Later, visit the Eravikulam National Park where you can see the rare mountain goats also known as the Nilgiri Tahr, and Mattupetty Dam. The Shola forests around the Mattupetty Dam are perfect for bird watching and trekking. Kundala is a picturesque town located at the confluence of three mountain streams- Kundala, Mudrapuzha and Nallathanni. You can also visit Echo Point, View Point and verdant tea gardens. The rest of the day is free to explore the allures of picturesque town. Stay overnight in Munnar.
In the morning, embark on a sightseeing tour of Thiruvananthapuram which include Padmanabha Swamy temple, Veli Tourist Village, Museum Complex, Science & Technology Museum, Shangmugham Beach and Aakulam boat club etc. Stay overnight in Kovalam.