Best of Kerala (06 Nights/07 Days)
Trivandrum > Kovalam > Houseboat > Thekkady > Munnar > Cochin
Day 01 – Arrival Trivandrum – Kovalam
You are greeted on arrival at Trivandrum International Airport/Railway station by The Travel Planners representative and transfer you to Kovalam the beach, enriched with rich Greenery of Coconut Palms and laced with golden sands. On arrival check in at the hotel. Rest of the day free to relax and enjoy the beach. Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 02 – Houseboat (Alleppey round)
Today morning after breakfast Proceed to Alleppey, Known as the Venice of the East. On arrival check into a Traditional Houseboat of Kerala Style. Cruise through the back waters is the fabulous way to explore the fascinating beauty of backwaters. Stay overnight in the Houseboat(A/C)
Day 03 – Thekkady
Today morning after breakfast disembark Houseboat and proceed to Thekkady. On arrival, check into the Resort/Hotel. After lunch visit spice plantation like cardamom, Pepper, Coffee, and tea estate etc… On way back to hotel you could stop at the local market and pick up some fragrant spices. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 04 – Munnar
Morning after breakfast move to Munnar hills. On the way to Munnar you can see tea gardens spread like a green carpet over hundreds of kilometers, lush green hills, a place so difficult to describe, very low population too far from pollution, most of the area covered by Tata tea. On arrival check in to the Hotel and relax. Overnight at Munnar
Day 05 – Munnar
Morning sightseeing in Munnar which includes Mattupetty, Eco-Point, Tea Museum, Pothamedu etc. You can also enjoy boating in the Lake (optional). Overnight at Munnar
Day 06 – Cochin
Today morning after breakfast Proceed to Cochin. On arrival check into Hotel. Afternoon you can go for the sightseeing of Cochin. Here you can see the St Francis Church, the oldest Church in India, 500 year old Portuguese Houses, Cantilevered Chinese fishing nets, 16th century Synagogue, Jew Town and Mattancherry Palace; built by Portuguese, this Palace contains some of India’s most beautiful murals. Evening go for shopping. Overnight at Hotel.
NB – Jewish synagogue, Mattancherry Palace etc are closed on all Fridays & Saturdays
Day 07 – Departure
Morning after breakfast departure transfer to Cochin Airport/Railway station for your onward journeyovernight stay at the hotel in Port Blair.
Note: *Incase Light and Sound show at Cellular Jail is called-off due to weather and maintenance conditions, efforts will be made to arrange for alternate sightseeing and also to arrange for the show at some other time during the itinerary, only if time permits.