Explore the Southern treasures of India and cherish the nature and hospitality of the South. The destination is a complete package of Nature, Heritage, Culture & Tradition and many other reasons to explore the God’s Own Land
Day 1: Arrival in Cochin | Kerala
Arrive Cochin Airport, on arrival a representative meet and transfers you to hotel. Evening is at leisure. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 2: Cochin | City tour
After breakfast enjoy City tour of Cochin – Visit the Mattancherry Dutch Palace – (closed on Fridays and public holidays), which was built by the Portuguese in 1555 and renovated by the Dutch in 1663. Visit the Jewish Synagogue-(closed on all Saturdays and Jewish holidays) in Jew Town and Fort Cochin Area. There are a couple of streets of picture-postcard houses out of another age.
Day 3: Munnar | Local Sightseeing
After breakfast, go for a sightseeing tour of Munnar. Enjoy the serene views which Munnar offers owing to its famous tea plantations, and visit Eravikulam National Park to watch the rich flora and fauna of the region. (Eravikulam National Park is shut from 15 Jan to 15 Mar; during these dates Park visits cannot be done but all other sightseeing tours shall be provided as per the itinerary).
In the afternoon, visit Mattupetty Lake and Dam and Echo Point, famous for its echo phenomenon. Time permitting; we will visit the Tea Museum (closed on Monday & Good Friday). Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 4: Munnar | Thekkady
Today after breakfast depart for Thekkady by road. Arrive Thekkady and transfer to hotel. The town also houses one of world’s most fascinating natural wildlife sanctuaries. Lying at an altitude of 700-1900m above sea level, Periyar has a cool and comfortable climate. Relax in the hotel. Later visit the spice market at Kumily where you can buy fresh spices. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 5: Thekkady | Alleppey
Today morning enjoy boat ride on Lake Periyar. The Park encompasses 26 sq. km. of artificial lake take a boat ride (on own) on the lake to view wild life and water birds. Herds of elephants and bison come to the lake to drink water. Return to hotel, checkout and depart for Kumarakom by road. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 6: Alleppey | Cochin for Departure
Today after breakfast depart for Cochin by road for onward journey. Transfer to airport in time to board your flight. Tour concludes.
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|Visa Requirements||Not Needed for EU Citizens|
|Language Spoken||English, Hindi|
|Area||3.2887 milliom km2|