Cochin is a major port city on the west coast of India by the Arabian Sea and is part of the district of Ernakulam in the state of Kerala. This city is often referred as Ernakulam as well. This 2nd biggest city of Kerala is considered to be the first ranked city in the state for attracting national as well as international tourists. This vibrant city is known for providing breathtakingly scenic view of the Kerala state. Apart from that, this city is the industrial and commercial capital of this state of south India.
Kanyakumari, formerly known as Cape Comorin, is a town in Kanyakumari District in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. It is the southernmost tip of India and the Indian subcontinent, and is surrounded by the seas of 3 sides, the Arabian Sea on the east, the Indian Ocean ahead and the Bay of Bengal on the west. Kanyakumari is a famous tourist destination most noted for its beautiful sunrise and sunset and the 'Sangam' that is the confluence of the 3 seas. The Kanyakumari temple located right on the Kanyakumari beach is a must see place when you are visiting Kanyakumari.
Day 01: Cochin:
Reach at Cochin airport or railway station and transferred to your hotel. Take a sightseeing tour of Cochin including Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church, Chinese Fishing nets. Option: Enjoy a Kath Kali Dance performance (extra cost applicable).
Day 02: Cochin – Munnar:
Drive down to Munnar through the winding road. On arrival, check in your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure trekking around the estate.
Day 03: Munnar:
Sightseeing trip of Munnar including the Eravikulam National Park, the Mattupetty Dam, Dairy Farm, Old Munnar Town and also walk through the market of Munnar.
Day 04: Munnar – Thekkady:
Post breakfast proceeds to reach Thekkady. Check-in at your hotel. Take a game viewing cruise on the Periyar Lake (option). Stay overnight.
Day 05: Thekkady – Alleppey (Houseboat):
Today drive down to Alleppey and check-in your houseboat for overnight stay.
Day 06: Alleppey – Kovalam:
Proceed to reach Kovalam. Check in your luxury beach resort located right on Kovalam beach. Remaining day at you own discretion to explore and enjoy the beach.
Day 07: Kovalam:
Excursion of Thiruvanthapuram including visit to Museum, Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Science & Technology museum, Shri Chitra Art Gallery. In the evening back to Kovalam for another night stay.
Day 08: Kovalam – Kanyakumari:
Today we will drive towards to Kanyakumari, the lands end of India Kanyakumari. Visit famous Amman Temples and Vivekananda Rock Memorial. Evening enjoy the beautiful sunset at Kanyakumari beach. Stay overnight.
Day 09: Departure:
Post breakfast at appropriate time you will be transferred to Trivandrum airport or railway station for your onward journey. The tour ends.