With the Arabian Sea in the west, the Western Ghats towering 500-2700 m in the east and networked by 44 rivers, Kerala enjoys unique geographical features that have made it one of the most sought after tourist destinations in Asia. An equable climate. A long shoreline with serene beaches. Tranquil stretches of emerald backwaters. Lush hill stations and exotic wildlife.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Cochin
On arrival at Cochin airport transfer to the Hotel. Check in at the hotel and afternoon visit Fort Cochi. Walk and see the suspended Chinese fishing nets, which were introduced by traders from the court of Kublai Khan in the 14th century. Kochi fishermen still use these fishing nets to earn their livelihoods. Continue your stroll down to St Francis Church, the oldest European church in India. Next, see Santa Cruz Basilica, one the largest and most impressive churches in India. Finish your tour at Mattancherry Palace. It was built by the Portuguese and presented to the Raja of Kochi in 1555. The palace is famous for its stunning murals portraying scenes from Hindu tales, such as the Ramayana and Mahabharata. Next door is the Paradesi (also called Pardesi) Synagogue, the oldest active synagogue in South India. Overnight in Cochin.
The oldest synagogues in the Commonwealth of Nations, this place is known for exquisite architecture.You will also see beautifully carved silver and golden crowns here. This...
jew town road, mattancherry, kochi (cochin), kerala, 682002, india
Day 2: Cochin To Munnar
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Munnar. On arrival check into the hotel. Spend the day at leisure. Overnight in Munnar.
Travel from Kochi to Munnar
Day 3: Munnar Sightseeing
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing which includes Photo point, Mattupetty Dam (Optional Boat ride), Echo point (The natural Echo phenomenon is always happening here), Shooting point and Kundale Lake. On second half visit Tea Museum ( Monday Closed) and Blossom park. Overnight stay in Munnar.
Kundala is a picturesque place, about 20 km from Munnar on the way to Top Station. It is at a height of 1700 meters above sea level. It is located at a distance of 20 ...
Top Station Road, Kundala, Kerala - 685615
Day 4: Munnar To Thekkady
After breakfast transfer to Thekkady. On arrival check into the hotel. Rest of the day free for own activities. Overnight stay at hotel.
Travel from Munnar to Thekkady
Day 5: Thekkady Tour
Enjoy a full day plantation tour. Relax later in the evening. Overnight in hotel.
Day 6: Thekkady To Alleppy ( Houseboat )
Morning transfer to House Boat Point and check in at houseboat. Houseboat cruise is the best way to explore the beauty of backwaters, seen in breathing green, the village slumbers by the Vembanadu Lake. Lunch, Evening Tea/Coffee with snacks, dinner and overnight stay in the House Boat.
Morning after breakfast check out from house boat and proceed to Kanyakumari before sunset. The sunset at the confluence of Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea is a delight to witness. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Travel from Alleppey to Kanyakumari
Day 8: Kanyakumari To Kovalam
The Southernmost end of Tamil Nadu, the land's end of India or the point where three seas meet. Cape Camorin of Kanyakumari is at its best during Chitra Pournima (full moon day in April) when sun and moon are face to face at the same horizon at the confluence point of Bay of Bengal, Indian Ocean and Arabian Sea. The Vivekananad Memorial built on the rock into the water where the great Philosopher guide Swami Vivekananda when into meditation that transformed him into one of the most charismatic spiritual leader of the century. Arrive Kovalam and check-in at the hotel.