Day 1: Departure
Our representative will receive you at the Cochin Airport / Ernakulam railway station (depend on your arrival place) and transfer you to Athirappily and check in to the hotel. Feel at leisure and stay overnight
Morning explores Athirappily / Vazhachal waterfalls. Later proceed to Munnar (4 hrs). On arrival, check into the hotel and relax for the rest of the day. Overnight stay at the hotel will be arranged.
Morning explores the picturesque hill station. Your sightseeing itinerary will include the Rajamala Hills (also known as Evarikulam National Park) / Anaimudi (2,695 m) – South India’s highest peak, and the Madupetty Dam, Echo point, Pothemedu viewpoint, Blossom Park, Tea Museum. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
After a refreshing breakfast, drive to Alleppey and check in to Houseboat. 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.
After a refreshing breakfast served onboard, check out from the houseboat and drive to Cochin. Set out on sightseeing in 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, Jewish Synagogue, Folklore Museum Thevara etc… Afternoon proceeds to Cherai, check in to a hotel. Evening enjoys the beach. Stay overnight.
Day 6: Return
Transfer to Cochin Airport / Railway station (depend on your departure place) for your flight/train back home, feeling contented about a wonderful holiday you spent in the “God’s Own Country”.