Arrive in Cochin | Drive from Cochin to Munnar (135 km/approx 5 hours) Arrive in Cochin and meet a Pardeshi Travel representative, who will help you board the designated vehicle to reach Munnar. Cochin is a major port city, situated on the west coast of Peninsular India. It is surrounded by the Arabian Sea on the west and Western Ghats on the east. This unique location has earned Cochin several renowned titles like ’Queen of the Arabian Sea’ and ’Gateway to Kerala’. It is an ideal starting point for exploring the breathtaking scenic beauty and age-old charm of the state. On the way enjoy some waterfalls and natural scenic spots, Once you reach Munnar, complete the check-in formalities at the hotel. Thereafter, the remaining day is free for leisure activities. Stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast spend the day with local sightseeing. Situated at the confluence of three mountain streams - Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundale, Munnar is 1600 Meter above sea level. This majestic hill station was once the summer resort of the British government in South India. Local sightseeing of Munnar includes visit to Mattupetty Dam, Kundale Lake and Echo point. Afternoon proceed to Rajamalai were the rarest species of mountain goat, "Nilgiri Thars", can be spotted. Overnight stay is arranged at Munnar.
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Thekkady (04 Hrs); on arrival check in to the hotel. Proceed for the sightseeing tour of Thekkady - one of the world’s most fascinating wild life reserves. The Periyar wild life sanctuary in Thekkady is spread across 777 sq km of which 360 sq km is thick ever green forest. Noted for its geomorphology, diversity of wild life and scenic beauty, the sanctuary was declared a Tiger Reserve in 1978. Optional activities like Boating at Periyar Lake, Spice Plantation visit and Elephant Ride can be done at an extra cost. Overnight stay is arranged in Thekkady.
Drive from Thekkady to Alleppey (160 km/approx 4 hours) Eat a healthy breakfast and then check out from the hotel to get transferred to Alleppey. Alleppey or Alappuzha is known for its houseboat cruises along the rustic backwaters of Kerala. Upon arrival, move to the houseboat and then later venture out to see the glowing Alappuzha Beach. Overnight stay in Alleppey Houseboat.