GURUVAYUR – MUNNAR – THEKKADY – ALLEPPEY – COCHIN
06 Nights | Tour Code: 142
DAY 01 : COCHIN – GURUVAYUR ( 100 KMS – 3 Hours drive )
Upon arrival, Pick-up from Cochin Airport / Thrissur Railway station. Transfer to Guruvayur – Check in to Hotel. After fresh up visit to local temples like: Sri Guruvayur Temple, Mahmiyur Mahadevan Temple, Parthasarthy Temple and Elephant Camp. Overnight stay at GURUVAYUR.
DAY 02 : GURUVAYUR – MUNNAR ( 200 KMS – 5 Hours drive )
After breakfast, proceed to Munnar. Enroute visit Kalady – Birth place of AdiShankaracharya Temple, Athirappilly waterfalls, upon arrival, check into hotel. Munnar is most popular hill stations in Southern India known for its sprawling tea gardens. Leisure in the evening. Overnight stay at MUNNAR.
DAY 03 : MUNNAR SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing of Munnar – visit Mattupetty Dam: There is 15 Minutes Boat Drive in this Dam & boating at own cost, coordinate with driver, Kundale Lake, Echo Point ((The natural Echo phenomenon is always happening here), Shooting Point and Eravikulam (Rajamalai) National Park (will be closed on February and March in every year). Back to hotel & overnight stay in Munnar
DAY 04 : MUNNAR – THEKKADY ( 110 KMS – 03 Hours drive )
After early breakfast check out from Hotel and drive to Thekkady (Periyar), on arrival check into Hotel. The very sound of the word Thekkady conjures up images of elephants, unending chains of hills and spice scented plantations. This plantation town is situated on the outskirts of the Periyar Sanctuary. The main attraction at Thekkady is Boating at Periyar Lake (at own cost). Other optional activities like: Spice Plantation visit, Bamboo Rafting, Elephant Ride, Kalari payattu (A traditional martial art), Kathakali Show (A traditional performance art), Ayurveda massages etc. can be organized with supplement charges basis. Overnight stay in Thekkady.
NOTE: Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary Boat Timings: 07:00; 09:30; 11:30; 14:00; 16:00; hrs. No advance ticket booking for boating at Thekkady; the guest should take tickets directly on arrival. Kindly cross check the boat Overnight stay at the resort in Thekkady
DAY 05 : THEKKADY – ALLEPPEY ( 145 KMS – 04 Hours drive )
Following the breakfast, proceed to Alleppey to board onto the Houseboat at 1200 hrs. Set out on an enchanting overnight backwater cruise in traditionally decorated houseboats. Lunch on the houseboat and later cruise through the narrow canals of the Vembanad Lake. Explore the serene and scenic backwaters passing through lagoons, canals, lakes, rivers and inlets. See the traditional villages and coconut groves from the deck of the boat. Splash water with your hands and enjoy the unique world of water and wonderment. Food will be served onboard. Overnight stay in the houseboat.
DAY 06 : ALLEPPEY – COCHIN ( 90 KMS – 02 Hours drive )
After breakfast check-out from House Boat and Departure to Cochin. Transfer to hotel. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Cochin – visit Hill Palace Museum, Dutch Palace (Closed on every Fridays), Jewish Synagogue (closed on every Fridays and Saturdays), Jewish Street, St. Francis Church and Chinese Fishing Nets. Overnight stay in Cochin.
DAY 07 : COCHIN ( DEPARTURE)
After breakfast check-out from Hotel and drop at Airport / Railway station for onward journey.