Morning after breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Chennai covering St.Thomas Church, Kapaleshwar Temple and Fort St.George. Drive past the Marina Beach, the natural sandy beauty and spacious promenade and beautiful gardens of the beach attracts tourists visiting Chennai. Night stay in Chennai.
After healthy breakfast in the morning Check out from the hotel and proceed to airport to board your flight to Cochin, Arrive Cochin; A city tucked in the beauty of coconut palms and endless blue waters is one of the important towns in South India, with a natural Harbor. Cochin - Kochi (colonial name Cochin) is a vibrant city situated on the south-west coast of the Indian peninsula in the breathtakingly scenic and prosperous state of Kerala, hailed as 'God's Own Country'. Its strategic importance over the centuries is underlined by the sobriquet Queen of the Arabian Sea. Informally, Cochin is also referred to as the Gateway to Kerala.
Cochin Sightseeing: - Hop on your private car to visit the popular attractions at Cochin. The attractions to travel around are "Fort Cochin, Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace, St. Francis Church, Chinese Fishing nets, Muttanchery Palace, Hill Palace Museum, & Bolgatti Island".
Visit Famed Marine drive: - Marine drive is the crown of attractions at Cochin. The sights to discover amidst boat cruise at Marine drive are naval base, harbor, & Mangalavanam Island.
After sightseeing, you may go for shopping jewelries, handicrafts, and spices from local market. Enjoy at evening "KATHAKALI" performance by local artists, and relish on Keralian cuisine. Overnight stay at Cochin.
From Cochin to Munnar: - On the 5th day have breakfast and proceed to Munnar. The journey to Munnar is filled with amazing sights of Valara, Cheeyappara waterfalls, Karadippara view point, low flying clouds, dew drenched forests, & foggy valleys. After the awe-stuck drive from Cochin to Munnar, take rest on arrival at Munnar resort. In the evening go out for shopping, local sightseeing, and spend the time on leisure.
6th Day Munnar Discovery: - Trojan Holiday’s representative will assist you after breakfast; for the 6th day itinerary. It is a tribute to fascinating attractions of Munnar beloved as the Kashmir of South India. The expedition to discover the heart of Munnar covers Mattupetty Lake, Kundale Lake, Rajamalai National Park, Echo Point, Mattupetty Dam, & Blossom Garden. The unique attractions of Munnar to witness are Tata Tea Museum, trekking at Anaimudi Peak, and spotting a Nilgiri Tahr (rare wild Goat) at Rajamalai National Park. Overnight stay at Munnar.
Drive from Munnar to Periyar: - Morning drive on a beautiful track dabbed with estates of rubber, cardamom, cocoa, green pepper and areca nut, to the untamed life hold at Periyar. Arrive at Periyar and check into your lodging.
Drive from Periyar to Kumarakom: - On the 8th day the Palm & Backwater tour gets romanticized; with the drive to Kumarakom, the land of backwaters. On arrival at Kumarakom, check into backwater resort and rejuvenate self amidst Ayurvedic therapies, lake view, as well as leisure activities.
Day 09: Kumarakom – Alleppey Backwaters Magic (50 kms)
By road from Kumarakom to Alapuzzha: - On Arrival leave on your private houseboat and sail across on the Bac-- The houseboats or -Kettuvallam- are lavish boats with lavishly designed rooms and attached backwaters, an awesome region full of trenches, canals, lakes and inlets.
Cruise on Krooms. You can sunbathe on the deck or watch the palm fringed sleepy villages from your cabins. Separated from the exotic sceneries it’s the life along the coast that adds a touch of exotica to this experience.
Capture God’s Own Country: - The locals' sail in kayaks and you will find vegetable dealers, fishermen’s, and different merchants bringing self produced goods, route to entryway in minor wooden vessels. As you journey along the backwaters you can ask your captain to stop at villages, paddy fields and different places, en-route. Stay overnight in the houseboat floating in the waters.
In the morning after breakfast disembark the boat, and drive to Kovalam - is one of the most popular beach hangouts in India. Kovalam means a grove of coconut trees and truly the coconut trees along the beaches gives it a ravishing look. The palm-fringed bays in secluded coconut groves, promise a relaxed stay. The boundless blue waters of the Arabian Sea and miles of white sands washed away by the surf at the feet of the stalwart palms and the rocky promontories, makes this beach paradise. On arrival, check in at the Hotel. Rest the day is free at leisure on the beach, may take Ayurvedic massage or treatment at the hotel on direct payment basis. Overnight in the Hotel.
After breakfast same day excursion to Kanyakumari (87 Kms) - is the southernmost point of peninsular India and the meeting point of three oceans-the Bay of Bengal, the Arabian Sea and the Indian Ocean. Besides its importance as a Hindu pilgrim center, it is famous for its beautiful views of sunrise and sunset over the waters. The multicolored sand is a unique feature of the beach here. Visit Vivekananda Rock Memorial. This memorial to Swami Vivekananda was built in 1970. Vivekananda was a social reformer and saint of modern India. He is supposed to have meditated on the rock where the memorial stands. Ferry service is available to reach the rock memorial Visit the Sangam which is the meeting point of the three major bodies of water, the Bay of Bengal, the Arabian Sea and the Indian Ocean. Drive back to Kovalam. Evening free to relax at beach, overnight at the Hotel.
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to airport to board your flight to Chennai, reach Chennai and check in at the hotel, day free to relax at beach and shopping. In the late night check out and proceed to airport to board your flight back to home. Tour ends with sweet memories.
Tour package includes:
1. Accommodation in above suggested/ similar hotels in 01 double room.
2. Daily buffet breakfast in the hotels.
3. Kathakali Dance show at Cochin.
4. All meals in the houseboat.
5. 01 mineral water bottle per person per day.
6. English speaking guide services.
7. Flight tickets from Chennai to Cochin.
8. Flight tickets from Kovalam to Chennai.
9. Surface Travel by exclusive air-conditioned Toyota Innova car.
10. All transfers & sightseeing as per the itinerary.