Cochin, Athrappilly, Munnar, Thekkady, Alleppey
A state on India's tropical Malabar Coast known for its palm-lined beaches and backwaters. The state is often referred as "God's Own Country".
Tour Code: KR03
DAY1: ARRIVE COCHIN - ATHIRAPPILLY
You will be met and greeted by our representative on arrival at Cochin Airport / Ernakulam railway station. You will be introduced to your driver. Start your Kerala tour proceeding with drive to Athirapally (1 ½ Hrs. drive). It is considered as the land of forests, rivers and great waterfalls. Upon arrival Athirappilly, check into the hotel. The rest of the evening is free to explore the sights and sounds of Athirappilly. Athirappilly Waterfalls is known as the Niagara Falls of India. The spectacular view of the cascading waterfalls from heights of 80 feet is an experience par excellence. It lies within the wilderness of the Sholayar Range which offers a beautiful breathtaking view. The falls were featured in Mani Ratnam's Bollywood film DilSe & India's biggest motion picture Baahubali. Overnight stay in hotel at Athirappilly
DAY 2: ATHIRAPPILLY - MUNNAR
After Breakfast proceed to Munnar. 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. On arrival at Munnar, check into Hotel and relax for the rest of the day. Overnight stay in Hotel at Munnar.
DAY 3: MUNNAR
After breakfast, proceed for local sightseeing. Local sightseeing of Munnar includes visit to Mattupetty Dam, Kundale Lake and Echo point. Afternoon proceed to Rajamalai were the rarest species of mountain goat, "Nilgiri Thars", can be spotted. Overnight stay in Hotel at Munnar.
DAY 4: MUNNAR – THEKKADY
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Thekkady (04 Hrs.); on arrival check in to the hotel. Proceed for the sightseeing tour of Periyar wild life reserve. The Periyar wild life sanctuary in Thekkady is spread across 777 sq. km of which 360 sq. km is thick ever green forest. Prominent 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 in Hotel at Thekkady.
DAY 5: THEKKADY – ALLEPPEY
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Alleppey to board Houseboat – The highlight of Kerala Tour. Check in time is 01:00 PM and cruise starts with lunch. Delight in the facilities and amenities in your houseboat and pass through the lush coconut lagoons, never-ending paddy fields, narrow canals and coir villages. Witness the local inhabitants engaged in making coir products, rustic homes, and ancient temples and swaying coconut groves. Food will be served onboard. Overnight stay in Houseboat at Alleppey.
DAY 6: ALLEPPEY TO COCHIN
After breakfast check out from the House Boat and drive to Cochin Airport / railway station (depend on your departure place) for your flight / train back home, with memories of a wonderful holiday you spent in beautiful Kerala.