Days : 5 | Nights : 4
Renowned for its scenic locations and natural beauty, Kerala is sure to enchant any nature lover with its hills, backwaters, beaches, waterfalls and wildlife.The tranquil backwater cruises are a once in a lifetime experience. Enjoy the long chain of lush mist-clad hill stations of Kerala and explore the various plantations, wildlife, flora and fauna.
Day 01: Arrival - Cochin - Munnar (140 km / 5 hr)
Welcome and drive to Munnar on the way visit Cheeyapara Waterfalls (seasonal) then proceed and check into hotel evening free at leisure.
Munnar - one of the highest town of Kerala approx 1800 m above sea level witnessing the splendour and majestic scenery of enchanting high ranges, lakes, streams and beautiful view of the low flying clouds. Anaimudi, the highest peak of South India looms here.
Upon arrival check into hotel and relax. Stay overnight at Munnar.
Day 02: Munnar
After breakfast day will be free for Munnar sightseeing, Munnar - Rajamalai Sanctuary, Green carpet of Tea Gardens & Tea Museum, Blossom Park, Top Station view point, Kundala Lake, boating at Mattupetty and Eco- Point. Return to hotel by evening. Overnight stay at Munnar.
Day 03: Munnar – Thekkady (110Kms / 3hrs)
After breakfast check out from the hotel / resort and proceed to Thekkady. Check into hotel and relax.
Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary: Periyar wildlife sanctuary has a picturesque lake at the heart of the sanctuary. Formed with the building of a dam in 1895, this reservoir meanders around the contours of the wooded hills, providing a permanent source of water for the local wildlife. Though it’s a Tiger Reserve, tourists come here to view the Indian elephants in the act of ablution and playfulness by the Periyar Lake.
Sightseeing of Thekkady: Plantation Tour, boat ride to National Park and evening you can for Kerala traditional for Kathakali or Kalaripayattu. Overnight stay at Thekkady.
Day 04: Thekkady – Alleppey (160 km / 5 hr)
Drive to Alleppey check into Ac Deluxe Houseboat. Cruise through the back waters of Alleppey. Lunch and dinner served on board. Stay Overnight Houseboat.
Alleppey ' Venice of the East' figures prominently on the tourist trials as one of the major centers for back water boat trips. Aleppey has the peculiar geographical feature of having the water with the land sailing along in a 'kettuvallam'(house boat) through the enchanting backwaters of Alappuzha is sure to rob your heart.
Check out from houseboat and drive back to Cochin airport. The tour comes to an end and it’s time to bid farewell. We drive you to Airport or Railway station to catch flight / train for onward destination.