Start from Kochi and drive to Kumarakom. Checkin at the hotel. Arrive at Kumarakom and check in at the Hotel. Afternoon take a sightseeing tour of Kumarakom. Visit the Bay Island Driftwood Museum, the only one of its kind in the country, which houses a unique collection of driftwood sculptures. From here drive to the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. Located on the banks of the Vembanad lake, this Sanctuary is a favorite of migratory birds like the siberian stork, egret, darter, heron and teal. Overnight at the hotel
After breakfast visit Vaikom Mahadeva temple, Thazhathangady Juma Masjid which reflects the architecture of the bygone days, and contains detailed wood carvings inside, and the Valiyapalli church which was built in 1550. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast, check out from hotel. Arrive at Kochi and check into the hotel. Explore the property. Afternoon visit Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis church and Chinese fishing nets. Thereafter take a two hour sunset Cruise (optional and at extra cost). Enjoy the spectacular view of the Cochin Harbor in the backdrop of the setting sun. Cruise through the backwaters till where the Kochi lagoon opens out in the Arabian Sea. Overnight at the hotel.