Cochin : Arrive Cochin, the gateway to - Gods Own Country-Kerala. Transfer to Hotel. After fresh-up you will visit the Jewish Synagogue, the Dutch Palace, and the Chinese fishing nets. End your tour with a visit to a local theater to witness a Kathakali dance performance. Back to hotel for stay overnight.
After breakfast transfer to Munnar by road (130 kms / 4 hrs), One of Southern Indias most popular Hill Stations full of tea and coffee plantation with plenty of water falls on your way offering standing ovation for your visit to Munnar. Reach Munnar transfer to hotel. Day at leisure and stay overnight.
After breakfast proceed to sightseeing tour of the picturesque Mattupetty Dam, where you have an opportunity of boating. Eco Point , Anamudi - the highest peak in south India, Rajmalai - Home to the last of the Nilgiri Tahr ( a shy, elusive endangered species) Tea gardens on your way and back to hotel for stay overnight.
After breakfast transfer to Thekkady, (120 kms / 3.5 hrs). Set in the heart of the Cardamom Hills of Kerala, is the Periyar National Park and Tiger Reserve, offering a rare opportunity to enjoy South Indias wildlife. Enjoy a boat safari on Periyar Lake to view the varied wildlife of this region. Transfer to hotel and Stay overnight.
After breakfast you will be transferred by road to Kumarakom (130 kms / 4 hrs), a charming village on the Vembanad Lake, enroute you will stop to see the spice plantations. Proceed to your island home in time to view the spectacular sunset. For the bird lovers there is bird sanctuary at Kumarkom which you can see only early in the morning next day. Overnight at the hotel. ( You can also avail Luxurious House Boat for overnight journey to Allapuzha at an extra cost).
After breakfast proceed to Alleppy by road to witness backwater of Kerala. Reach Allappuzha. Transfer to hotel. After fresh-up you have an optional water sports in Vembanad Lake or take a short cruise on a motor boat. Back to hotel for stay overnight.
Leave for Home Town by air / rail connection from cochin / kottayam. Optional Extra : House boat, Poovar, Ashtamudi, Kanyakumari.
Now plan extended for one day in programme.
Mr Lekha Shah
off no -73 , shreenath Plaza , F.C.Road , Pune , Pune, Maharashtra, India - 411004
Royal Rajsthan Ex. Jaipur - 9 D / 8 N
Jaipur - Ajmer - Pushkar - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Sand Dunes - Mount Abu - Udaipur - Chittorgarh
Gods Own Country - 8 D / 7 N
Cochin - Munnar - Periyar - Alleppey - Kovalam - Kanyakumari
Estern Delight - 7 D / 6 N
Malaysia - Kuala Lumpur - Batu Caves - Genting Highland - Singapore - Jurong Bird Park - Mumbai