Kerala, a state on India's tropical Malabar Coast, has nearly 600km of Arabian Sea shoreline. It's known for its palm-lined beaches and backwaters, a network of canals. Inland are the Western Ghats, mountains whose slopes support tea, coffee and spice plantations as well as wildlife. National parks like Eravikulam and Periyar, plus Wayanad and other sanctuaries, are home to elephants, langur monkeys, and tig
Arrive Cochin, the gateway to God’s Own Country & also known as “Queen of Arabian Sea”. Check into your Hotel & later this afternoon you visit the Jewish Synagogue (Closed on Friday & Saturday), Dutch Palace (Closed on Friday) and end your tour with a visit to the Chinese fishing nets. Evening enjoy the Kathakali Dance Show. Overnight Stay at Hotel.
Arrive in Kochi and proceed on a picturesque drive through the countryside of Munnar - one of the most popular hill stations in southern India known for its sprawling tea gardens on the way visit vallara and cheeyappara waterfalls and Blossom Garden. Overnight Stay at Hotel
After breakfast at hotel, proceed for sightseeing of Munnar covering Eravikulam National Park (15 km) to view endangered wild goat ' Nilgiri Tahr'. (National Park is Closed during breeding season. Please check with us regarding the visit prior to your arrival), Visit Tea Museum (03Km) and the Tea factory (Closed on Mondays and Good Friday) , Mattupetty Dam (13km) and Kundala Lake (28km).Overnight Stay at Hotel.
Transfer to Thekkady a pleasant heaven on earth for those who love nature in its wild manifestations.Spices are found in abundance in Periyar. On arrival check-in at Hotel & later enjoy Boat Ride at Periyar Lake on own where you get a chance to see the star of the show in Periyar is the herd of elephants that descend down to the lake, other intriguing and rare species of animals dwelling in the sanctuary include the Sambar Deer, Nilgiri Tahr, Wild Pigs, Nilgiri Langur, the highly endangered Lion-Tailed Macaque, Small Travancore Flying Squirrel, Stripe-Necked Mongoose, Nilgiri Marten and if lucky even a Tiger.
After early breakfast, check out of the Hotel at Thekkady and go for the Spice Plantation Tour which will last for an hour spice tour to view the plantations of a wide variety of spices like cardamom, pepper, tea,coffee, cloves, ginger, turmeric, cumin seed, etc. & on arrival at Kumarakom visit the nearest Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary to view the Rare Migratory Bird "Siberian Star crane" and later proceed to Kumarakom / Alleppey / Vayalar famous for its backwater stretch. On arrival check-in at Hotel & Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight Stay at Hotel.
This morning you will be transferred by road to Kovalam / Poovar, a idyllic tourist destination, it’s almost a picture postcard cliché: with age old black rocks, towering palms, sands and gentle surf. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Overnight Stay.
AM: Visit Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple (16 km) which is 16th century temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu is the most impressive landmark of the city. Visit Trivandrum Zoo, Sree Chitra Art Gallery, Napier Museum - (16km) (Closed on Mondays, Wednesday, Govt Holidays, Visiting time :1.00 PM to 4.45 PM), Science and technology museum (Closed on Mondays) etc. Enjoy sun set in the evening relaxing on the beach. Overnight stay at the hotel. Note: Distance mentioned in KM is from the City Centre to the sightseeing spot
Early this morning you will be transferred by road to Kanyakumari, the land's end of India or the point where the three seas meet giving a perfect view of Sunrise & Sunset, is the enchanting Kanyakumari. Visit Vivekananda Rock, Wax Museum, Gandhi Mandap & Suchidram Temple with exquisite sculpture & musical pillars dedicated to Brahma, Vishnu & Shiva. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Transfer to Trivandrum airport / railway station for onward journey.