Kerala is considered to be as one of the most significant tourist destinations in India as it has exclusive geographical features that bestow the state a special place in the world tourism map. The land shares its borders with the soaring Western Ghats that are situated on the west and the Arabian Sea which is situated in the east. If you love to be in the company of nature and feel one with nature, then our Natural Awesomeness 9 Days 8 Nights Kerala Tour Package is perfect for you. In this itinerary, you will be exploring the beauty of Kerala by visiting places like Cochin, Munnar and Alleppey, Thekkady and Kovalam.
As soon as you arrive at the Cochin Airport, you will be greeted by our staff representative who will drive you to the hotel. After relaxing for a while, begin with a city tour of Cochin and cover places like Jew Town, Jewish Synagogue, Chinese fishing nets, Bolgatty Palace, St. Francis Church and Mattancherry Palace. You also have the option to indulge in Cochin Harbor sightseeing cruise. Cochin is said to have one of the finest natural harbors in the whole world. Later, head back to the hotel to have dinner followed by an overnight stay.
After having a succulent breakfast, begin with a drive to Munnar which is situated at a height of 4420 feet above sea level and is placed at the convergence of three mountain streams. The place offers magnificent views of the craggy peaks, manicured tea plantations, scenic towns and winding lanes. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel and after having lunch, proceed for a half day sightseeing tour to cover places like Echo Point which is famous for its Echo Phenomenon, Mattupetty Lake and Dam. In the evening, you are free to indulge in leisure followed by having dinner in the night.
After having breakfast, set off to visit the Eravikulam National Park which is home to the famous Nilgiri Thar. Next, visit the Anamudi peak which is located at a height of about 2695 meters above the sea level. In the afternoon, after having lunch, you can spend the rest of the day at leisure followed by having dinner.
After breakfast, begin to drive to Thekkady and some of its major attractions like Boat Safari in the Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary which is one of the most fascinating Wild Life Reserves in India. The best attraction of Periyar is the large herds of wild elephants that come down to the lakes edge to drive away their thirst. Enjoy boating in the Periyar Lake whilst watching the animals. In the evening, visit the Spice Market where you can pick up some fragrant spices or handcrafted jewelleries. Head back to the hotel to have dinner followed by an overnight stay.
After breakfast, begin to drive to Alleppey which is also popularly known as the Venice of the East. It is believed to have the largest network of Canals and is also a centre for backwater cruises in Kerala. Upon arrival, check in to Houseboat and enjoy cruising around the backwater villages of Alleppey. In the evening, you can cruise through small narrow canals, lakes & lagoons and witness traditional fishing, farming below sea level. Later, head back to the hotel to have dinner followed by an overnight stay.
After having a succulent breakfast meal, check out from the houseboat and get transferred to the beautiful Backwater Resort. Upon arrival, check-in to the resort and relax for some time. Then, in the afternoon, you can do boating, fishing and enjoy sunset cruise in the evening. Later, head back to the hotel to have dinner followed by an overnight stay.
After breakfast, get transferred to the Kovalam beach and check-in to the hotel. In the afternoon, relax and enjoy the beauty of beach. Later in the night, return back to the hotel to have dinner followed by an overnight stay.
On day 8 of the tour itinerary, head for full day leisure at Kovalam followed by an overnight stay at the resort.
After the breakfast, get ready for departure as it will be time for you to continue with your journey to reach your home destination taking back some heart filling memories. You will shortly be dropped at the Trivandrum Airport or Railway Station.