Kerala Tour Duration :(10 Days / 09 Nights )
Destinations :Cochin - Munnar – Periyar – Alleppey – Backwaters – Kumarakom – Kumarakom - Kovalam
Tour Highlights :
Best of Kerala Tour package offered by DFC Tours which make your travel a relaxed and entertaining one by allowing you tto visit the best places of Kerala which is a combination of naturally beautiful Hills, Tea and spice planatation, Wildlife, Backwaters and white sand virgin beaches.
Best of Kerala Tour Itinerary :
Day 1 – Arrive Cochin
Meeting and greetings on arrival at airport and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon commence sightseeing tour of Cochin city visiting to the Fort Cochin, Mattancherry, Spice Markets, Antique Shopping, Jewish Synagogue, St Francis Basilica, Dutch Palace, Vasco Da Gama Square and Chinese Fishing Nets. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2 – Cochin to Munnar – proceed by car
After breakfast proceed to Munnar – Summer Resort during British era in India. Afternoon visit Pothamedu and enjoy Tea Gardens in lush green surroundings. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3 – At Munnar
Morning after breakfast at the resort visit Mattupetty known for highly specialized dairy farm, Visit Mattupetty lake and Dam and enjoy boat ride at the lake. Later visit Eco point and climb the hill to have some stunning views of Munnar valley. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4 – Munnar to Periyar – Proceed by car
Morning after breakfast at the hotel drive to Periyar Wildlife park which also houses spice and rubber plantations. Afternoon tour of Cardamom Hills to see Spice plantation and Ruber.
Overnight at the lodge.
Day 5 - Periyar to Alleppey
Morning commence motorboat ride to watch the wild life which will include wild elephants, Tigers, Bison, Spotted deer, Gaur and other animals.
Late morning proceed to Alleppey and take you waiting houseboat and sail through the picturesque backwaters around Alleppey. Meals and overnight will be at houseboat.
Day 06 – Alleppey to Kumarakom
Disembark from houseboat after breakfast and drive to Kumarakom and where you will check into your pre booked hotel / resort.
Later visit Vembanad Lake and Vembanad Bird sanctuary.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 07 – At Kumarakom
Morning explore the bird sanctuary of Kumarakom and spend some relaxing time. You can also enjoy some of the water sports like paddleboats, canoe and Kayaks etc.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 08 – Kumarakom to Kovalam - by car
Morning after breakfast at the resort proceed to Kovalam and check in at one of the beach resort. Rest of the day at leisure to enjoy the beach or you may opt one of Ayurveda massage / treatment available at your stay resort.Overnight at the hotel.
Day 9 – At Kovalam
Morning after breakfast at the hotel explore the adjoining city of Trivandrum which is also the capital of Kerala. Your city of the day will include various cultural institutions, palaces, art galleries, and the Sree Padmanabha Swami temple.
Afternoon free to relax by the beach. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10 - Depart Kovalam
Transfer to the Airport in time to bard flight for onward destination.
End of your Best of Kerala Tour Package