Day 1: Cochin to Munnar (11 DEC) Board your flights as per the schedule and reach Cochin and proceed towards Munnar, A beautiful hill station. Munnar is 1800 mts above sea level and also the place of South India’s highest peak (Anamudi - 2695 mts). On the way visit Valara, Cheeyappara waterfalls & Tea Plantations. On arrival at Munnar transfer to Hotel. Check in at Hotel. Afternoon visit Rajamala (Eravikulam National Park - open as per the directions by the forest authorities), the best place to see Nilgiri Tahr (Hermitragus Hilarious) - the mountain goat of South India & Tea Museum. Evening have a short visit at Munnar town. You can see the beautiful tea estates like a green paradise. Overnight stay at Munnar. 1. Tea plantations- If the sight of huge plantations gives you a thought that ‘Oh! I have seen this place before', then maybe you are not completely wrong. Many of the Bollywood flicks where you can see hero romancing his lady love, has the tea plantations of Munnar in the backdrop. There is no reason why you shouldn't take your spouse in the hilly terrains of Munnar covered in the lush green tea plantations with the perfect romantic weather. Declare your love in the typical Bollywood style!
2. Top Station- The highest point of Munnar located at a distance of 32 km from Munnar. At an elevation of 1700 m you can witness the grandeur of the Western Ghats and its hills. At such a high altitude you can almost float with the clouds around you. The whole scene is beautiful beyond measure. Another peak that you can include in your trip is Anamudi peak. At an elevation of 2,695 m, It is regarded as the highest peak of Western Ghats.
3. Eravikulam National Park- Spread in the vast area of 97 km in Kannan Devan hills, the park is home to a number of endangered species. You can spot here Nilgiri Tahr, Nilgiri Langur, leopard, tiger, Indian bison, etc. apart from the rich flora.
Day 2: Full day Munnar Sightseeing (12 DEC) After breakfast proceed for sightseeing. Maduppatty dam, Echo Point, Kundalay Dam, Pothenmedu View Point, Blossom Park etc. are some of the highlights of the sightseeing. Overnight stay at Munnar. NOTE: Eravikulam National Park gets closed during FEB & MAR every year due to breeding period.
After an early breakfast, check out from hotel in Munnar and Move towards Alleppey, after reaching at Alleppey Check in to the Houseboat and spend the rest of the day there leisure. Enjoy the boating in backwater and take lunch and Dinner in the houseboat. A comfortable overnight stay at the Houseboat.
Day 4: Alleppey – Kovalam (14 DEC) After an early breakfast, check out of houseboat at Alleppey and drive to Kovalam, en route Trivandrum, halt at a good restaurant to fill your appetite. Later visit Napier Museum and zoological park, and enjoy a walk through the lush green zoo (Closed on Mondays). Later in the evening, proceed towards Kovalam. On arrival, check in to the hotel and relax. Overnight stay in hotel at Kovalam.
Day 5: Kovalam and Poovar Sightseeing (15 DEC) After an early breakfast, proceed to full day touring in Kovalam, you will visit Vizhinjam Marine Aquerium, Halcyon Castle, Analothbhave Mathe Church, Fishing Harbour, Vizhinjam Village, Samudra Beach. Later head ahead for Poovar sightseeing. Visit Poovar beach, Thirparapuu falls, backwater, river, lake joining with Arabian Sea presents a magnificent view. At evening you can go to the beach at Kovalam and enjoy waves of Arabian Sea, the light house, watch evening sunset and the bonfire at the beach. Overnight stay Hotel at Kovalam.
Day 6: Kovalam – Trivandrum departure (16 DEC) After an early breakfast, check out of the hotel at Kovalam and reach the Trivandrum Airport/ Railway Station to board a flight/train.
Munnar, Kerala, India
Check In - 11-Dec-2016
Check Out - 13-Dec-2016
Alleppey, Kerala, India
Check In - 13-Dec-2016
Check Out - 14-Dec-2016
Kovalam, Kerala, India
Check In - 14-Dec-2016
Check Out - 15-Dec-2016
Uday Samudra Leisure Beach Hotel & Spa
Check In - 15-Dec-2016
Check Out - 16-Dec-2016
1. Accommodation for 5 nights in properties & room categories specified in the itinerary given above. One rooms on twin sharing basis at all the locations. 2. All ex – Cochin transportation, as per the itinerary in a dedicated & exclusive vehicle (Private A.C. Desire). Includes driver’s expenses, parking & toll charges, and road taxes. All the sight-seeing and transfers as per the itinerary. Airport pick-up and drop included. 3. Meals included: CP plan at all the locations (Breakfast only). 4. All meals in Alleppey. (All meals) 5. All applicable taxes. 6. Note: In case of foreign nationals, please provide the identity in advance.