Upon arrival you would be met and transferred to the Hotel.
After breakfast transfer to connect flight for Cochin. At Cochin, transfer & check in to the hotel. Later visit the Jewish Synagogue, Mattancherry Palace - gift from the Dutch to Cochin’s Maharaja – and, Fort Cochin. In the evening see performance of KATHAKALI - classical dance form of Kerala.
After breakfast visit St Francis Church where the remains of Vasco Da Gama were interested for a while, and the Chinese Fishing Nets. Afternoon at leisure, e.g to take a stroll on Cochin’s main street to experience some local colour.
After breakfast drive to Munnar, a hill station nestled in the lovely Nilgiri Hills, and check in at the hotel. Day at leisure to explore the quaint town and the tea estates surrounding it.
After breakfast drive to Thekkady and check in at the hotel. Later take a BOAT SAFARI on Lake Periyar to see the wild life especially elephants in the jungles around the lake.
After breakfast drive through picturesque hills with tea estates to Kumarakom, visiting a Spice Plantation en route. At Kumarakom, transfer to a resort on the shores of Lake Vembanad. Evening free to relax at the resort or to take a SUNSET CRUISE on the lake.
After breakfast enjoy the fabled Backwaters Cruise of Kerala, seeing the life style of the people there as well as doing some bird-watching. Evening at leisure to enjoy the sunset over the lake, have an Ayrvedic oil massage, or simply relax by the pool side.
After breakfast, drive to Cochin to connect flight to Mumbai. Upon arrival in Mumbai, transfer to the hotel. Evening at leisure.
After breakfast take a drive downtown to see Marine Drive or the Queens’s Necklace, Gothic Victoria Terminus Railway Station, Rajabai Tower & Dhobi Talao, where the city’s laundry is done manually. Later at night transfer to International airport to connect flight home.
301 Madhuban, 55 Nehru Place, New Delhi, Delhi, India - 110019
Beaches & Backwaters Tour - 11 D / 10 N
Mumbai - Trivandrum - Alleppey - Kumarakom - Cochin - Goa