Arrival at Cochin airport/ railway station. To Munnar. This beautiful hill station was once the summer capital of the British Government in India. The never ending vast expanse of tea plantations and the round the year moderate climate makes it a little haven for visitors. Afternoon Visit to Rajamala- house of the highly endangered mountain goats - the Nilgiri Thars. Overnight in Munnar.
Morning to Echo point and Mattupetty Dam. Speed boating facilities are available here. The dam is flanked by forests and vast expanse of grass land on one side and the Kundala tea plantation on the other. Overnight in Munnar.
Morning proceed to Thekkady. By noon at Thekkady. Periyar Lake around which the sanctuary is built, for Boating. This is the only sanctuary in India where you can have the unique experience of Viewing the wild life at close quarters from the safety of a boat. (Extra cost) Stay in Thekkady.
Morning after breakfasts proceed to Alleppey. By noon check in at the house boat in Alleppey for a 20 hour house boating through the legendary backwaters of Kerala. On the way you will witness a full range of lifes and activities and some mind boggling sceneries. Overnight in the house boat. House boat is a private boat with fully furnished spacious bath attached bed rooms, hygiene kitchen, dining area and private front deck to capture the beauty of the back waters.
Morning after breakfasts check out from the houseboat and precede to Kovalam- the internationally renowned beach destination. Spend the rest of the day in the sandy beaches of Kovalam flanked by coconut groves on one side and Arabian sea on the other. Overnight at the beach side hotel.
Morning proceed to Trivandrum, visit Napier Museum and Sri Padmanabha Swamy Temple in Trivandrum. After sightseeing return to Kovalam.Overnight at Kovalam.
Morning proceed to airport / railway station for onward journey.
|Munnar||Hill View/Green Ridge.|
|Thekkady||Sandra palace/Blooming paradise.|
|Houseboat||(A/c) A/c Deluxe houseboat (2 bedroom houseboat).|
Mr Sumender rajeev