BEST OF KERALA PACKAGE
About BEST OF KERALA
- Accommodation on Twin or Double Share Basis
- Buffet / Fixed Breakfast (Except on day of arrival) & All Meals only in Houseboat in Alleppey
- All Transfers and Sightseeing by AC Vehicle
- All Toll Taxes, Parking Charges, Driver Allowances.
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.
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.
NOTE: Boating at Periyar Lake: Please book online in advance http://www.periyarfoundation.org/ to avoid rush OR you can may check for the supplements at the time of booking for Boat Ride, the same will always be subject to availability & will not be guaranteed by us. (To be done on Own)
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. NOTE: If the stay is in Alleppey / Vayalar the Bird Sanctuary will not be given & if required there will be supplement applicable.
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
Transfer to Trivandrum airport / railway station for onward journey.