SPLENDOURS OF KERALA
Cochin – Kumarakom – Houseboat – Kovalam – Trivandrum
Day 01: Arrive Cochin
Arrive Cochin Our representative will receive you at the Cochin International Airport and will escort you to the hotel. After freshening up, relax in this picturesque ‘port city’. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: Cochin
Breakfast at the hotel. Later proceed out on a guided sightseeing tour of Cochin. Your itinerary here will include places like Fort Cochin, still keeping alive its ancient Jew tradition, the Santa Cruz Basilica, Mattancherry Palace, St. Francis Church and more. The Jew’s street and the Chinese fishing nets at Fort Cochin beach are the must see. Return to hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 03: Cochin – Kumarakom
After breakfast, leave for Kumarakom, a land lying on the banks of Lake Vembanad, enveloped with stunning scenery. Engage in what the locals master in – pluck huge coconuts and learn de-husking, breaking and grating them to prepare delicious dishes, flavored with exotic spices! Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, a home to thousand and more of rare species of birds, is also included in the itinerary. Return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 04: Kumarakom – Houseboat
After breakfast set out on an enchanting overnight backwater cruise in traditionally decorated houseboats. While cruising in these floating luxury-villas, let your eyes settle for the rare and the unusual – skim past Chinese fishing nets, bowed-down paddy fields, local inhabitants engaged in making coir products, rustic homes, ancient temples and swaying coconut groves. Food will be served onboard. Overnight stay in the houseboat. The cruise will end the next day at Alleppey.
Day 05: Kovalam
After breakfast served onboard, check out from the houseboat and drive to Kovalam. Upon arrival, check in to a hotel. This beach town ranked high among international tourists is an ideal destination to feel the tropical sun and to feel contented about the golden suntan. You may pamper yourself with an exotic herbal, body- toning massage. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 06: Kovalam – Trivandrum
After breakfast set out on a sightseeing tour to Trivandrum. Your itinerary will include places of interests like Padmanabhaswami temple, renowned for its towering gopuras and temples arts and paintings. The main pavilion of the temple stands impressively with 400 marvelously granite carved pillars. Your guided sightseeing tour will cover the rest of the attractions too. Later in the evening travel back to Kovalam for an overnight stay.
************ Tour EndS***********
TO KNOW MORE ABOUT THIS TOUR KINDLY EMAIL US @ email@example.com OR CALL US
AT +91 7678076562