Cochin, Munnar, Thekkady, Houseboat Tour

Day 01 – Cochin
Welcome to your Cochin, Munnar, Thekkady, Houseboat Tour. On arrival at the Cochin airport or railway station on own, you will transferred to your hotel. Later this afternoon, you will visit fascinating sights like the Chinese fishing nets, the St. Francis Church, Mattencherry Palace and the Jewish Synagogue, the oldest living Synagogue in the world. The rest of the evening is free. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 02 – Cochin – Munnar
This morning proceed on a drive through the picturesque countryside of Munnar, a popular getaway retreat during the British Raj. Surrounded by lush green tea estates and situated at the confluence of three mountain streams, this picturesque hill station boasts of exotic flora and fauna. On arrival check into your hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 03 – Munnar
Enjoy visiting sections of Old Munnar, which includes the charming old Christ Church with its original fourteen rows of wooden pews. You will also visit Mattupetty Lake which is flanked by steep hills and woods and has been created by the small hydro-electricity dam there. The afternoon is at leisure to absorb the beauty of this hill station. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 04 – Thekkady
This morning, drive from the land of tea plantations into the heart of the spice hills in Thekkady. The rest of the afternoon is free to enjoy a walk through the bustling spice market of Kumily village in Thekkady or you have the option of taking a boat cruise on Lake Periyar which is the best way to locate wildlife in Periyar Sanctuary (boats can be hired directly there). There are three watchtowers for observing wild life – at Edappalayam and Manakkavala and Thannikudi. Kumily: This plantation town, closely associated with Thekkady, is situated on the outskirts of the Periyar Sanctuary. It is an important shopping centre and spice trade centre, the main bus station and most of the medium range accommodation in the Periyar region is in Kumily. Murikkady: Washed in fresh spice scented air, Murikkady is a panorama of cardamom, coffee and pepper plantations. Pandikuzhi: This picturesque place is cradled between Chellarkovil and the Tamil Nadu State border is a popular picnic spot. Pandikuzhi offers great opportunities for trekking and is a photographer’s delight. Over night stay at hotel.

Day 05 – Alleppey – Houseboat
Pick up from Alleppey Finishing Point Jetty at 1200 hours. Cruise through Pallathuruthy, Karimpavalavu, Pullangady and reaches Champakulam. Visit Chambakulam Church and the famous snake boat Champakulam Chundan. Cruise continues through Nedumudy to reach Moonnatumugham, over night stay.

Day 06 – Departure
Transfer to Trivandrum airport / railway station. Today you bid farewell to ” Gods own Country ” as your tour ends with a transfer to Trivandrum railway station or airport.

Tour Package Cost:

Price Per Person 2 paying Pax (Indica / Indigo): Rs.19250
Price Per Person 4 paying Pax (Tavera): Rs.16000/

Package Cost valid from : 1-Apr-2016 to 30-Sep-2016


Hotels Used:

Cochin: Bolgatty Island Resort /Similar
Munnar:Teacounty /Similar
Thekkady: Aranyanivas/Similar
Alleppey:Houseboat


Package Inclusive of
  • Accommodation for 2 adults for 5 nights & 6 days as per the details given above
  • Welcome drink on arrival
  • Buffet break fast and Lunch / Dinner at Munnar and Kovalam hotels
  • Houseboat stay is inclusive of all meals, bed coffee, evening tea and snacks
  • Arrival/departure transfer and all land transfers by Air conditioned Indica
  • Pickup from Cochin Airport/Railway Station
  • Drop at Cochin Airport/Railway Station
  • All sight seeing, land transfer & inter hotel transfer
  • Multilingual driver with professional sight seeing assistance
  • All must seeing spots in all destinations will be covered
  • Driver bata/toll/parking/road tax/fuel charge
  • Check in Check out 12.00 noon at all hotels
  • Check in 12.00 noon/Check out 9.00 am at Houseboat
  • All applicable tax

Package Excludes
  • Accommodation for 2 adults for 5 nights & 6 days as per the details given above
  • Air Fare/Train Fare
  • Any additional meals other than mentioned in the ‘inclusive’ coloumn
  • All entry fees
  • Items of personal nature like porterage, tips, laundry, telephone calls etc.
  • Optional Activities mentioned in the itinerary
  • Any item not specifically mentioned in “Inclusions” column

Note:
  • The above mentioned rate is not applicable from 15th December to 15th January.
  • The above (if) mentioned hotels are subject to availability.