( 13 Days / 12 Nights )
MUMBAI (2) > KOVALAM (3) > KUMARAKOM (2) > THEKKEDY (2) > MUNNAR (2)
> COCHI (1) > MUMBAI (1)
DAY 1 ARRIVE MUMBAI
On arrival in Mumbai you will be met & transfer to hotel. Arrive &
check-in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 2 MUMBAI [B]
Today after breakfast you will come with us to explore the Mumbai, you
will visit Gateway of India - The stone archway designed by Wittett in
the 16th century Gujrat style. Elephanta Caves – 9kms by sea. These 7th
century rock – cut temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 3 MUMBAI > TRIVANDRUM (BY FLIGHT) > KOVALAM (20 KMS / 30 MINS)
After breakfast, transfer to Airport for flight to Trivandrum. On
arrival in Trivandrum transfer to hotel in Kovalam. Later enjoy the day
in the sand. At your choice from any of the centers nearby, you can
pamper yourself with herbal, body- toning massage. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 4 KOVALAM (71 KMS / 02 HRS) [B]
The day is for the Relaxation therapy at the hotel.
DAY 5 KOVALAM [B]
This day you will have the unique experience of spending time with the
elephants. Ride on their backs, see them bathing, feed them. Later relax
on the beach. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 6 KOVALAM > KUMARAKOM (176 KMS / 05 HRS) [B]
Today after breakfast drive to Kumarakom – the backwater country – by
speed boat or a luxury cruiser from Varkala and then make yourself at
home in its small-town hush. Overnight at house boat.
DAY 7 KUMARAKOM [B]
Get Set for the moments that will approach you today with a boat ride
into the countryside, you will visit the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. If
you are adventurous enough, you can indulge in water sports such as
windsailing & water skiing. You can even take a canoe out into the quiet
lakes. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 8 KUMARAKOM > THEKKADY (140 KMS / 04 HRS) [B]
After breakfast drive to Thekkady. Getting to Periyar is as sublime as
the destination itself. A scenic journey past mist capped mountains,
spice plantations and open grasslands lined with spectacular water falls
and delightful trekking trails form the access to your hideway here. On
arrival check-in hotel, refresh yourself & be relaxed. Overnight at
DAY 9 THEKKADY [B]
Today after breakfast, visit Periyar wildlife sanctuary - home of wild
elephant, boar, deer, the great Indian tiger and many more species of
animals. A boat safari on the Periyar Lake extends a lifetime’s chance
to spot exotic wildlife in its natural habitat - like the eccentric
bathing habits of the wild elephants that come down to the lake.
Overnight at hotel.
DAY 10 THEKKADY > MUNNAR (100 KMS / 03 HRS) [B]
Today after breakfast drive to Munnar - a breathtakingly beautiful hill
resort situated in the cradle of tea plantations, stretching in all
directions. Arrive and check in the hotel. Enjoy the sightseeing tour
visiting Mattupetty - famous for its highly specialized Dairy Farm - the
Indo-Swiss live stock project. Kuthumkal Waterfalls- an important
tourist attraction at Munnar. The foggy waterfall provides a picturesque
view of the water, cascading down from scintillating heights. The utter
beauty of the place attracts thousands of visitors every year.
Observatory Hills - located at Nedumkandam. It is called observatory
hill because it is an ideal location for observing heavenly bodies and a
perfect location for people who are interested in watching the heavenly
bodies, due to a highly clear sky.
DAY 11 MUNNAR [B]
Morning free for trekking with a naturalist in Eravikulam wildlife
sanctuary with a wide range of birds too. Enjoy trekking and the
sanctuary, home to the endangered Nilgiri Thar, a rare species of
mountain goat. Evening free to enjoy the scenic beauty of the Nilgiri
Hills. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 12 MUNNAR > COCHIN (130 KMS / 04 HRS) [B]
After breakfast, transfer to Cochin. Arrive & check-in at hotel.
Afternoon city tour covering Jewish Synagogue – Built in 1568 the oldest
synagogue in the commonwealth stands, adorned by hundreds of exquisite
hand - painted Chinese tiles in blue & white. St. Francis church
Originally, built out of wood in 1503 and thus earning fame as the
oldest European church in India. Vasco de gama was buried there. Dutch
Palace – As you climb its stone steps, you enter a different world of
Palanquins and heraldry, jewels and rich murals. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 13 COCHIN > MUMBAI (BY FLIGHT) > DEPARTURE
Morning after breakfast drive to the airport for your flight to Mumbai.
On arrival you will be transferred to Airport to board your
International flight back home.
Tour Cost will be Includes:
Accommodation on double / twin sharing basis.
Breakfast at all places.
meals at houseboat.
transfers within & between cities based on the itinerary using
air-conditioned Toyota Innova Car.
speaking Guide charges at Tourist Places.
charges to places of interest & monuments.
ride at Periyar.
plantation visit at Periyar.
food and accommodation.
All currently applicable taxes.
Tour will be Excludes:
Personal expenses such as
drinks, room’s services items, laundry, telephone calls, tips, portage
at hotels or airport etc.
Any additional expenses caused
by or liability for disturbance in trip program due to circumstances,
weather conditions, sickness, natural disasters, riots etc.
Liability for or insurance
against injury, loss of life, accidents or loss of goods.
Any camera/video fee where
Any air fare (Domestic and
Any service not specified