Day 1: Arrive at Cochin and head to Munnar (6 DEC) Board your flight/train as per the schedule and arrive in 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 (7 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.
Day 3: Munnar – Thekkady: (8 DEC) After an early breakfast, check out of the hotel and drive to Thekkady. Upon arrival there, check into the hotel and have lunch (personal expense). In the afternoon, proceed for a boat cruise at Periyar Lake in Thekkady (Direct payment), which is synonymous with wildlife and nature treks. Later in the evening, visit the theatre (non AC) to have a firsthand experience of arts and crafts through the traditional Kalari Show. After that, you can either shop in the local market or opt for an elephant ride (on direct payment basis) in the evening. Overnight stay at Thekkady.
Day 4: Thekkady – Alleppey: (9 DEC) After breakfast Check out your resort and drive to Alleppey; also known as Venice of the east by its special geographical features as the place is famous for its vast back water stretches and paddy fields. On the way visit beaches and have local Alleppey sightseeing. Check in to the Houseboat. overnight stay at Houseboat.
Day 5: Alleppey - Cochin (10 DEC) After an early breakfast, check out of the houseboat at Alleppey and proceed towards Cochin. On reaching, check in to the Hotel and relax. Later proceed for Full day sightseeing. Fort Kochi, Kerala’s historic colonial trading center. Spend a day exploring the Pardesi Synagogue on Jew Street, the Chinese fishing nets, St. Francis Church and other monuments here, stopping for food at the atmospheric cafes. End the evening with a cultural show at Greenix Village. For dinner, there’s fresh seafood at restaurants near Princess Street. And after sightseeing Proceed towards Hotel for Overnight stay.
Day 6 : Cochin departure (11 DEC) After an early breakfast, check out of the hotel at Cochin and reach the Cochin Airport/ Railway Station to board a flight/train
Munnar, Kerala, India
Copper Castle Resort
Check In - 6-Dec-2016
Check Out - 8-Dec-2016
Thekkady, Kerala, India
Check In - 8-Dec-2016
Check Out - 9-Dec-2016
Alleppey, Kerala, India
Check In - 9-Dec-2016
Check Out - 10-Dec-2016
Cochin, Kerala, India
The International Hotel
Check In - 10-Dec-2016
Check Out - 11-Dec-2016
1. Accommodation for 5 nights in properties & room categories specified in the itinerary given above. 02 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. Tavera). 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. Candlelight Dinner + Honeymoon Cake + Flower Decoration in Houseboat. 5. All applicable taxes. 6. Note: In case of foreign nationals, please provide the identity in advance.