Meals Include: Breakfast+(Lunch or Dinner)
The essence of Kerala lies in everything that it owes. From emerald sparkling backwaters to exotic beaches to the Western Ghats and pristine Lakes of Kerala all contributes to the essence of Kerala. Kerala is no less than a heaven on earth with rolling hills that spew enthralling scenes. Tea plantations on these tolling hills look immaculate and splendid. The most perfect tourist destination in India lacks nothing, it has it all, everything that a travelers seeks.
Calm serene environs around the shores of quiet beaches, peaceful houseboat cruises on backwaters and a safari to Kerala’s wilderness all will take you to another world. There is nothing that you won’t find in Kerala. The Portuguese architecture, forts, museums and churches made in Portuguese and colonial architecture speaks about the influence that colonial era has on Kerala. Since 15th century the important ports of India are here in Kerala including the port of Cochin. The major trade centre in south, Kerala plays a vital role in India’s economy. This in turn brings a huge number of tourist influxes to Kerala.
What more could you ask for? If you are not among those typical tourists and want to get deep into the culture and tradition of Kerala, then visit the pretty little villages of Kerala. The vibrancy of festivals and celebrations could be highly witnessed here in Kerala. Get the first hand experience of every detail and every custom of theses villages and get closer to the locals. The best way to travel is to know the people of where you are traveling to.
Day 1: Cochin - Munnar
As you arrive at Cochin Airport or Railway station, you will be driving to Munnar from there on. Beautiful small towns on the Western Ghats boast the Valleys of tea plantations and look all enchanting and mesmerizing. On reaching here in Munnar, check into the hotel and unwind and relax for the day. Enjoy the evening taking strolls around the city. Return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 2: Munnar
Day 2 is reserved for a local sightseeing tour of Munnar town. If evening safari wasn’t enough, go for a morning safari inside the Eravikulam National Park where you can spot several exotic animal species such as Tiger, Leopard, Nilgiri Tahr, Indian bison and more. The national park is a home to rich biodiversity with high elevation shoal-grassland ecosystem. Enjoy your day exploring the town and treat your eyes with the lovely lush views. This is followed by an overnight stay in a tree house.
Day 3: Munnar - Alleppey (By Houseboat)
On day 4 of your tree house tour, begin your journey towards Alleppey from Munnar. Upon arrival, check-into a Kettuvallam, a traditional houseboat equipped with all the modern facilities and amenities. The backwater cruise will be an overnight journey with a lot of sightseeing.
Day 4: Alleppey - Kovalam
On day 4 of your tour, drive towards Kovalam and upon arrival check in to the resort at the Beach. Relax in the day and enjoy the evening strolling around the town and enjoying your visit while admiring the sunset at the Beach.
Day 5: Kovalam
On day 5, embark on a local sightseeing tour at Kovalam. Spend the day at leisure and visit the popular beaches of Kovalam such as Lighthouse, Samudra and Hawa beach along with the other attractions. Return to the hotel and stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 6: Departure Kovalam – Thiruvananthpuram
On last day of your tour, you will be driven towards Trivandrum Airport/railway station to board a flight for your onward journey. The tour ends here