Day 1: Arrival in Trivandrum – Kovalam Beach
Arrive at Trivandrum International Airport and meet your guide.
Transfer to Kovalam, a renowned beach destination known for its pristine shores and vibrant atmosphere.
Check-in at your beach resort and spend the day relaxing by the Arabian Sea.
Enjoy the mesmerizing sunset at Kovalam Beach and explore the local markets or indulge in Ayurvedic spa treatments.
Day 2: Trivandrum Sightseeing – Alleppey Backwaters
After breakfast, embark on a half-day sightseeing tour of Trivandrum.
Visit the majestic Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple, famous for its intricate architecture and religious significance.
Explore the Napier Museum and Art Gallery to witness an impressive collection of historical artifacts and artwork.
Drive to Alleppey, known as the “Venice of the East,” for its captivating backwaters.
Check-in to a traditional houseboat and enjoy a serene backwater cruise through the scenic canals and lagoons.
Relish a delicious dinner on the houseboat, surrounded by the tranquil waters.
Day 3: Alleppey – Munnar Hill Station
Disembark from the houseboat after breakfast and drive to Munnar, a picturesque hill station famous for its lush tea plantations and breathtaking vistas.
En route, visit the Cheeyappara and Valara waterfalls for a refreshing break and picturesque photo opportunities.
Check-in at your Munnar hotel and take some time to relax amidst the serene landscapes.
In the evening, explore the local markets or unwind at your leisure.
Day 4: Munnar Exploration
Embark on a full-day tour of Munnar’s captivating attractions.
Visit the Eravikulam National Park, home to the endangered Nilgiri Tahr and lush green hills.
Explore the Tea Museum to learn about the art of tea processing and the history of tea cultivation in the region.
Visit the Mattupetty Dam and Echo Point, offering stunning views and opportunities for boating.
Optionally, you can also visit the Top Station to witness panoramic views of the Western Ghats.
Day 5: Thekkady – Wildlife Adventure
Drive to Thekkady, known for the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary.
Take a boat cruise on Periyar Lake, where you can spot various wildlife, including elephants, deer, and birds.
In the evening, experience traditional Kerala martial arts with a Kalaripayattu performance.
Day 6: Thekkady – Cochin
In the morning, you can opt for a guided nature walk in the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary for a close encounter with nature.
Later, drive to Cochin (Kochi), a vibrant port city with a rich cultural heritage.
In the evening, enjoy a Kathakali dance performance, showcasing Kerala’s traditional art form.
Day 7: Cochin Sightseeing – Departure
After breakfast, embark on a sightseeing tour of Cochin.
Visit the Fort Kochi area with its Chinese fishing nets and colonial architecture, St. Francis Church, and the Jewish Synagogue in the Jew Town.
Explore the Mattancherry Palace (Dutch Palace) with its impressive murals and artifacts.
If time permits, you can also take a relaxing boat ride in the Cochin backwaters to experience the city’s charming waterfront.
Transfer to Cochin International Airport for your onward journey, bidding adieu to the enchanting beauty of Kerala.