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Rejuvinating Kerala


Kerala commonly called as the "God's Own Country" is one of the most beautiful states of India. It is a narrow strip of land, which lies between the Western Ghats and the Arabian Sea and holds diverse geographical features. It is well known for its greenery and the coconut trees from where it got its name Kerala, which means "The land of coconuts". The moderate climate, calm beaches, beautiful backwaters, serene waterfalls, cool hill stations and striking wildlife, all makes it a destination of a lifetime.

 


Itinerary


Day 1

Cochin
Arrive Cochin and check in at hotel. City tour includes visit to the Chinese fishing net, the St. Francis Church, Jewish Synagogue- the oldest synagogue in the world, Mattencherry Palace etc. Evening free for shopping. Overnight at hotel.

 
Day 2 Cochin Munnar (approx 4 hours)
After breakfast depart for Munnar. Enjoy the scenic beauty & the marvelous waterfalls, high mountains with the low flying clouds passing by. Arrive Munnar (1600 m above sea level) once the summer resort of the British Raj. Surrounded by lush green tea estate and situated at the confluence of three mountain stream the picturesque hill station boasts of exotic flora and fauna. Check in at hotel for overnight.

 
Day 3 Munnar
After breakfast leave for sightseeing tour. Move through the tea gardens spread like a green carpet over hundreds of kilometers. Enjoy visiting sections of Old Munnar, which includes the old Christ Church. Also see the Mattupetty Lake, which is flanked by steep hills and woods. Neel Jhar (mountain goats) can be seen from the Raja Malai Peak. Overnight at hotel.

 
Day 4 Munnar - Thekkady (4 hrs approx)
After breakfast proceed to Thekkady. Drive through tea estates, spice gardens and wild forests.. Check in at hotel. Visit Kumily market popular for best spices. Overnight at hotel.

 
Day 5 Thekkady Kumarokom (5 hrs approx)
After breakfast depart for Kumarakom , an enchanting backwater destination.
Check in at Hotel. Rest of the day is free to enjoy the serene beauty. Overnight at hotel.

 
Day 6 Kumarokom
Morning boat cruise in the lake. Balance day at leisure by the pool. Overnight at hotel.

 
Day 7 Kumarokom Kovalam (3 hrs. approx)
After breakfast drive to Kovalam, Beach Resort. It is one of the finest beach resorts in the world and is termed as the beautiful beach paradise on the earth. It consists of three adjacent crescent beaches and also picture perfect tropical beach. Enjoy leisure activities at the beach. Overnight at hotel.
 
Day 8 Kovalam Trivandrum (45 minutes approx)
After breakfast depart for Trivandrum. Balance day free for shopping . Depart Trivandrum in the evening to take your return flight / train.