Day 1: Cochin to Munnar, after Airport pickup (KM155 – 3.1/hrs drive) –On your arrival at Cochin Airport/Railway station, proceed to Munnar. Enroute you may visit Cheeyapara & Valara Falls.
Munnar, one of the most ethereal Hill stations across India, is perched between Tea Gardens at an altitude of 1520m. These celestial Mountains has a lot to offer for Tourists of various interests ranging from Nature addicts, Wildlife lovers or Adventure enthusiasts looking to trek across the Western Ghats.
Day 2: Munnar Local Sightseeing (KM100 – 2/hrs drive) – After Breakfast at Hotel, you will proceed for full Day sightseeing across Munnar. Places & Activities of Interest – Echo Point,Kundala Lake, Kundala Dam,Indo Swiss Livestock Project, Mattupetty Lake & Mattupetty Dam, Munnar BoatingMunnar Tea gardens, Munnar Tea museum & Tea factory,Blossom Park, Munnar Elephant Ride, Pothamedu View Point,Hydel Park,Photo Shooting Points, Rajamalai Eravikulam National Park, Anamudi peak,Tea Powder Shopping,Punarjani traditional Village (Kathakali & Kalaripayattu performance),Lock Heart Gap (On way towards Thekkady). You can visit inline with time available with you. Overnight at Munnar.
Day 3: Munnar to Thekkady (KM110 – 2.2/hrs drive) – After Breakfast at Hotel, you will proceed towards Thekkady. Transfer to hotel & relax. Afternoon, proceed for sightseeing – The Periyar wildlife sanctuary is thick evergreen forest, declared a Tiger Reserve in 1978. The splendid artificial lake formed by the Mullaperiyar Dam across the Periyar river adds to the charm of the park. You can also go for Boat Cruises on the Periyar lake, visit cardamom, pepper, tea & coffee plantation. You may like to experience Kathakali Show-the local dance depicting the God & the devil, Kalaripayattu Show-ancient form of martial Arts practised across this part of India, Thekkady Elephant Ride, on your own. Overnight at Thekkady.
Day 4: Thekkady to Alleppey (KM170 – 3.4/hrs drive) – After breakfast at Hotel, you will proceed to Allepey/Alappuzha, connoted as Venice of the East by Lord Curzon. The place is well known for its meandering canals, brackish lagoons & sprawling Backwaters. The prominent Tourist attaraction are the Kerala Houseboats, popularly known as Kettuvallams. You may opt a cruising Houseboat or a Hotel for Overnight Stay.
Day 5: Alleppey to Kovalam / Trivandrum (KM185 – 3.7/hrs drive) – After Breakfast Check out from Hotel/Houseboat & proceed towards Kovalam, the countryside that God connected with the Seas in his own Country. Check-in to Hotel, relax & later you can proceed for sightseeing around Trivandrum Town visiting Museum complex, Sri. Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Science & Technology museum, Veli tourist village, Aakulam boat club, Shangmugham Beach. Overnight at Kovalam.
Day 6: Kovalam – Day trip to Kanyakumari (KM225 – 4.5/hrs drive) –After Breakfast, proceed to Kanyakumari, enroute visiting Padmanabhapuram Palace, Suchidram Temple. Later visit Gandhi Memorial, Devi Kanya Kumari Temple, Vivekanand Rock Memorial, built on a rock on which Swami Vivekanand meditated in year 1892. Evening, you will get to see the mesmerizing Sunset at the confluence of 3 Oceans, Arabian Sea, Pacific Ocean & Indian Ocean. Evening return to Kovalam for overnight Stay.
Day 7: Kovalam to Cochin/Trivandrum Airport Drop (KM225 – 4.5/hrs drive) – After Breakfast at Hotel, get ready to say adios to God’s Own Country. You will depart to Airport for onward journey, along with unforgettable memoirs of Yatra Crafters.