Tour Plan

Itinerary (Cochin – Munnar – Thekkady – Alleppey)
Day 1: Arrival Cochin – Munnar

You will be picked from Cochin Airport. Drive to Munnar (4 Hrs drive). On the way enjoy some waterfalls and natural scenic spots. On arrival at Munnar check into Hotel and relax for the rest of the day. Overnight stay at the hotel.


Day 2: Munnar Sightseeing

After breakfast spend the day with local sightseeing. Situated at the confluence of three mountain streams – Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundale, Munnar is 1600 Meter above sea level. This majestic hill station was once the summer resort of the British government in South India. Local sightseeing of Munnar includes visit to Mattupetty Dam, Kundale Lake and Echo point. Overnight stay at Munnar.


Day 3: Munnar Sightseeing

After breakfast proceed to Rajamalai, where the rarest species of mountain goat, “Nilgiri Thars”, can be spotted. Top station is one of another tourist interesting place. Relax rest of the day. Overnight is at hotel in Munnar.


Day 4: Munnar – Thekkady

After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Thekkady (4 Hrs); on arrival check in to the hotel. Proceed for the sightseeing tour of Thekkady – one of the world’s most fascinating wild life reserves. The Periyar wild life sanctuary in Thekkady is spread across 777 sq km of which 360 sq km is thick ever green forest. Noted for its geomorphology, diversity of wild life and scenic beauty, the sanctuary was declared a Tiger Reserve in 1978. Optional activities like Boating at Periyar Lake, Spice Plantation visit and Elephant Ride can be done at an extra cost. Overnight stay is arranged in Thekkady.


Day 5: Thekkady Sightseeing

After breakfast proceed for the sightseeing tour of Thekkady – one of the world’s most fascinating wild life reserves. The Periyar wild life sanctuary in Thekkady is spread across 777 sq km of which 360 sq km is thick ever green forest. Noted for its geomorphology, diversity of wild life and scenic beauty, the sanctuary was declared a Tiger Reserve in 1978. Optional activities like Boating at Periyar Lake, Spice Plantation visit and Elephant Ride can be done at an extra cost. Overnight stay is arranged in Thekkady.


Day 6: Alleppey (House Boat)

After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Alleppey. Set out on an enchanting overnight backwater cruise in traditionally decorated houseboats. Cruise starts with lunch. While cruising in these floating luxury-villas, let your eyes settle for the rare and the unusual – skim past Chinese fishing nets, bowed-down paddy fields, and local inhabitants engaged in making coir products, rustic homes, and ancient temples and swaying coconut groves. Food will be served onboard. Overnight stay in the houseboat.


Day 7: Alleppey – Cochin Departure Transfer (3 Hrs)

After breakfast check out from the House Boat and drive to Cochin Airport (depending on your departure place, we can cover some Cochin sightseeing) for your flight back home, feeling contented about a wonderful holiday you spent in the God’s Own Country.


Inclusions

  • Accommodation at all places on twin sharing basis
  • Daily breakfast
  • Transportation from Cochin to Cochin by AC Indica / AC Tavera
  • All sightseeing and excursions as per itinerary by respective car as mentioned above
  • All applicable taxes

Exclusions

  • Airfare/train fare
  • Any meals other then those specified in ‘Cost Includes’
  • Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
  • Guide &Entrance fees during sightseeing
  • Service tax of the hotel
  • Any other item not specified in ‘cost includes’