Day 01:Arrival Cochin and Transfer to Munnar
Distance: (Cochin -> Munnar 130km)
Arrive in Cochin and transfer to Munnar. Arrive by the afternoon. Munnar is a
picturesque hill station situated in the eastern part of Kerala; lush green-carpeted tea
and coffee plantations surround it. The beautiful landscapes, cosy weather, and the
smell of tea leaves make Munnar one of the most sought-after destinations in South
India. Munnar is situated near the Anaimudi Peak, the highest peak in the Western
Ghats. Stay overnight at the hotel
Day 02 :MUNNAR
Today morning after breakfast visits Mattupetty dam which has an artificial lake built by a small hydroelectric project. Echo Point is known for the natural echo effect it produces. Tea Museum explains the processing of tea and history of Munnar and Eravikulam National Park is known as the natural habitat of endangered Nilgiri Tahr. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: Munnar â€“ Thekkady
Today after breakfast depart for Periyar by road. Arrive Periyar and transfer to hotel. The town also houses one of the world’s most fascinating natural wildlife sanctuaries.
A visit to Periyar also provides you with the opportunity to see wildlife at close ranges,
besides the varied vegetation and a wide variety of birds. Lying at an altitude of 700-
1900 m above sea level, Periyar has a cool and comfortable climate. Out here, you can also go for treks and mountain walks or visit spice plantation or enjoy boat ride at
Lake Periyar (On direct payment basis). Stay overnight at the hotel
Day 04: Thekkady â€“ Kovalam/Poovar
Distance: (180 km)
Time Taken: (approx 6 hours)
Today after breakfast check out from the hotel and depart for Kovalam by road. Arrive and transfer to hotel. Later we go for the Kovalam Beach which lies stretched out on the Malabar Coast, after that head towards Hawah Beach an isolated stretch of beach known for its beautiful views of the sunset along with the shoreline of a small town called Kovalam. Rest of the day is at leisure to enjoy on the beach.
Day 05:In Kovalam / Poovar
Today morning after breakfast enjoy Trivandrum for the city tour (16Kms). Visit the Sri
Padmanabhaswamy Temple (non-Hindus are not allowed inside), which dominates
Trivandrum. Also, visit the Napier Museum and the Srichithra Art Gallery. Afternoon
return to Kovalam, the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 06: Kovalam â€“ Kumarakom / Alleppey
Time Taken: (5hrs)
After breakfast, check out of the hotel. Drive to Kumarakom/Alleppey and arrive by
the afternoon, Check into the hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure or take an
optional cruise on the backwaters. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 07:Depart Cochin
Today after breakfast check out of the hotel and then transfer to Cochin airport/railway station for onward journey