A vacation to Kerala is unlike any other. The soothing sights of the green hills, which merge seamlessly with the tropical serenity, are like a timeless painting. The sense of well-being they exude is further enhanced by the simple, yet detailed, culture and traditions of this state, whether it is the soothing Ayurvedic treatments, the succulent food or just well-preserved natural history. Kerala is the perfect canvas for you to fulfill your vacation dreams!
Our representatives greet you at Cochin Airport or Railway Station, before setting off on a scenic drive to Munnar. At Munnar, you will find a scenic town, which revels in its old ways. Once the British capital, tourists flock here to enjoy the year-round beautiful weather. Check in upon arrival and spend the afternoon imbibing the splendour of the place. Overnight in Munnar.
Enjoy breakfast, before heading off to Rajamala, where you can spot the endangered mountain goat, Nilgiri Thars. Check out Echo Point and enjoy the stunning views from this vantage point. Visit Muttapetty Dam for more vast natural vistas, hemmed in by grassland forests on one side and Kundala tea plantations on the other. You can also go speedboating, if you wish. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay in Munnar.
Depart for Thekkady after breakfast, home to the Periyar National Park. Check-in upon arrival and head for the Periyar Lake at the heart of the National Park. Spend the day boating and getting up close and personal with the sanctuary’s exotic wildlife. Overnight stay in Thekkady.
Check-out soon after breakfast and head to Allepey. Check into a private houseboat for 20 hours of gently floating on the backwaters. Spend time observing a day in your gorgeous new surroundings, with its toddy tapping, coir making and prawn farming in full flight. Gaze across sweeping vistas of paddy fields, before retiring for an overnight stay in the plush and well-equipped houseboat.
After breakfast, pack your bags for the beaches of Kovalam. Once you’re done checking-in, head straight for the beach. Set foot on its soft sands to know why Kovalam’s beaches are consistently rated as one of the best in the world. Laze the day away admiring the combination of the surf, the sand and the sky. Overnight stay in Kovalam.
Day 6 begins with a breakfast and a trip to Trivandrum, for some old-time reminiscing. And no better place to evoke nostalgia than Napier Museum, packed with ancient artefacts and pieces from bygone Empires. It also houses a zoological garden, so don’t miss it. Also, visit the Padmanabhaswamy Temple, an ageless wonder keeping alive the tradition of Dravidian architecture. Return to a relaxing afternoon. Overnight stay in Kovalam.
It’s time to depart for home after breakfast, so say your goodbyes and start making plans to return soon. You will be driven to Trivandrum Railway Station/Airport, in time for the journey home.