Hotels used or similar in above price

Cochin

  • The Dune Hotel/ Abad Plaza
  • Casino Hotel/ The Avenue Regent
  • Xandari Harbour/ Le Meridien

Munnar

  • Fort Munnar/ Abad Copper Castle
  • Nature Zone Jungle Resort/Fragrant Nature Munnar
  • Chandys Windy Woods/Tea County

Pariyar

  • Abad Green Forest/Hotel Treetop
  • The Elephant Court/ Cardamom County
  • Spice Village/ Cardamom County

Alleppey

  • ATDC Houseboat/ Dream Boats
  • ATDC Houseboat/ Dream Boats
  • Xandari Riverscapes/ Lakes & Lagoons

Kovalam

  • Harmonia Beach Resort/Sagara Beach Resort
  • Estuary Island Resort/Uday Samudra Leisure Beach Hotel
  • Vivanta by Taj - Green Cove/The Leela Kovalam Beach

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrive Cochin 
  • Day 02: Kochi – Munnar (140kms/ 3hrs approx)
  • Day 03: Munnar
  • Day 04: Munnar - Periyar (Thekkady) (110kms/ 2hrs approx.)
  • Day 05: Periyar (Thekkady)
  • Day 06: Thekaddy – Alleppey (135kms/ 3hrs approx)
  • Day 07: Alleppey – Kovalam (200kms/ 4hrs approx)
  • Day 08: Kovalam
  • Day 09: Kovalam
  • Day 10: Kovalam - Departure

Price details:

  • * hotels per person sharing double/ twin rooms USD 977
  • * hotels per person sharing double/ twin rooms USD 1,218
  • * hotels per person sharing double/ twin rooms USD 1,853

Included in price:

  • Garland welcome and assistance of our office representative at airport
  • 09 nights/ 10 days accommodation in below mentioned hotels or similar
  • Daily breakfast at hotel.
  • Accommodation in Alleppey during the houseboat stay include all meals
  • Private English speaking guide in each cities on sightseeing days.
  • Private Chauffer driven air-conditioned deluxe car for airport transfers, sightseeing & excursion as per program.
  • 01 Time monument entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Boat cruise on Periyar River in Thekkady
  • Permit charges to visit the National Park in Munnar & Periyar
  • Bottled drinking water in car
  • Applicable GST (Government taxes)

Not Included in price:

  • Any flight ticket (international/ domestic)
  • Any insurance
  • Main meal e.g. lunch & dinner unless mentioned in price includes OR supplement for same is opted.
  • Personal expenses such as alcoholic beverages, laundry, telephone, internet, etc.
  • Anything else not mentioned in the itinerary or under "Includes

Detailed Itinerary

DAY 01 

Cochin

Arrive Cochin airport, meet our office representative, assistance and transfer to hotel, Later city tour of Cochin, one of South India’s most interesting towns, still largely comprises low rise, picturesque buildings. Visit Mattanchery Palace built by the Portuguese (1557) as a gift for the Raja of Kochi in exchange of trading rights, it was largely rebuilt by the new occupants, the Dutch. Further visit Jewish Synagogue adjacent to the Palace. This gem of a synagogue dating from 1568 (rebuilt in 1662) at the heart of what is called locally Jew Town, now a fascinating mixture of shops (some selling antiques), warehouses and spice auction rooms. Later on drive to Fort Kochi beach area to visit St. Francis Church originally dedicated to Santo Antonio, the patron saint of Portugal, St.

DAY 02 

Cochin Munnar (140kms/ 3hrs approx)

Breakfast at hotel, drive to Munnar, check in at hotel. Rest day for local sightseeing. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 03 

Munnar

Breakfast at hotel, sightseeing of Munnar: situated at the confluence of three mountain streams – Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala, 1600mt above sea level surrounded by sprawling tea plantations, picture book towns & winding lanes. Among the exotic flora found in the forests and grasslands here is the Neelakurinji, this flower that bathes the hills in blue.

Visit Devikulam: An enchanting Hill station. The Sita Devi Lake with its mineral waters and picturesque surroundings. Powerhouse water falls, Anayirankal Dam.

Nyamakadu water falls, Anaimudy view (South India Highest peak – 8841 feet from sea level = 2695 meters) Eravikulam National Park. Rajamala the Nilgiri tahr, a very rare type of mountain goat (Hemitragas bylocres), on the verge of extinction. Half the world population of this rare goat is seen in and around Rajamala. The kurinji flowers blooming once in twelve years abound here. The combination of these two rare sights will make any visitor come again and again to this place. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 04 

Munnar – Thekkady (Periyar)

(110kms/ 3hrs approx)

Breakfast at hotel, drivbe to Thekkady which offers diverse attractions like Wildlife Sanctuary, Hill Station and Spice Plantation. Nature’s own little hideout nestled in the hills of Thekkady. Reach & check-in at the hotel.

DAY 05 

Thekkady

(Periyar)

Breakfast at hotel explore Periyar National Park by boat cruise. Set on attractive Periyar Lake, in a beautiful setting it was designated a part of Project Tiger in 1973, though Tigers are very rarely seen and it is better known for its elephants, which are very likely to be seen until Mar/Apr. Most bull elephants here are tuskless. Bison, Sambar, Wild boar and the barking Deer are fairly common. In addition to 246 species of birds, there are 112 species of butterfly. The forests rich in bird life and arboreal animals like giant squirrel and Nilgiri langur.

The rafting is for about three hours and one gets a panoramic view of forest-clad hills reflected on the lake. Animals like elephant, gaur and sambar are sighted keeping close to the edges of the lake. Explore the park by hiking through the buffer zone of the forest with tribal tracker as a local guide from the forest department. Return from our hike and back to hotel for breakfast. .

Further make a short drive to nearby plantations to know more about the spices of Kerala and the plantation crops. Evening Rest time free and easy to relax. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 06 

Thekkady – Alleppey

(132kms/ 3hrs approx)

Breakfast at hotel, drive to Alleppey, also called the Venice of East, interlocked with a large number of canals and bridges. Board a houseboat from here and enjoy the cruise through the enchanting backwaters. Houseboat comprises Double/ twin bed room, with attached bathrooms, running water, and a lounge area in which to relax and enjoy the sights on the shore. Start your sail through scenic backwaters, passing through one of the few areas in the world where farming is done below sea level. The houseboat will cruise through the Chambakulam area by mid-morning and anchor to explore the boat yard, which displays the traditional long snake boats used in races. Visit St. Mary’s Church, established by St. Thomas in 1721. In the evening, catch a glimpse of village life along the backwaters and experience a way of life unique to this region. The boat will pass through picturesque stretches of the backwaters of Alleppey and moor up for overnight in Vemabanadu Lake. Overnight at Houseboat.

DAY 07 

Alleppey – Kovalam

(200kms/ 4hrs approx)

Breakfast at hotel explore Periyar National Park by boat cruise. Set on attractive Periyar Lake, in a beautiful setting it was designated a part of Project Tiger in 1973, though Tigers are very rarely seen and it is better known for its elephants, which are very likely to be seen until Mar/Apr. Most bull elephants here are tuskless. Bison, Sambar, Wild boar and the barking Deer are fairly common. In addition to 246 species of birds, there are 112 species of butterfly. The forests rich in bird life and arboreal animals like giant squirrel and Nilgiri langur. The rafting is for about three hours and one gets a panoramic view of forest-clad hills reflected on the lake. Animals like elephant, gaur and sambar are sighted keeping close to the edges of the lake. Explore the park by hiking through the buffer zone of the forest with tribal tracker as a local guide from the forest department. Return from our hike and back to hotel for breakfast. .

Further make a short drive to nearby plantations to know more about the spices of Kerala and the plantation crops. Evening Rest time free and easy to relax. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 08 

Kovalam

Breakfast at hotel day free and easy for personal activities & relax on the beach. Overnight at hotel. (Transport not included this day)

DAY 09 

Kovalam

Breakfast at hotel day free and easy for personal activities & relax on the beach. Overnight at hotel. (Transport not included this day)

DAY 10 

Kovalam - Departure

Breakfast at hotel as per flight schedule transfer to airport to board flight for onward destination.

Payment Policy:

  • Deposit of 25% of the package cost at the time of booking.
  • Deposit of 50% of the package cost, 30 days prior to arrival date
  • Deposit of 100% of the package cost, 7 days prior to arrival date