Glimpses of Kerala 05 Nts

01 NTS COCHIN – 02 NTS MUNNAR – 01 NTS THEKKADY – 01 NTS KUMARAKOM 

Day 1: Cochin:

Arrive Cochin Station / Airport . Kochi (colonial name Cochin) is a vibrant city situated on the south-west coast of the Indian peninsula in the breathtakingly scenic and prosperous state of Kerala, hailed as 'God's Own Country'. Its strategic importance over the centuries is underlined by the sobriquet Queen of the Arabian Sea. Informally, Cochin is also referred to as the Gateway to Kerala..Transfer to your hotel. Rest the of the day is free for rest / shopping at Famous MG road  Or take a stroll around the marine drive Area . Night halt at Cochin.

Day 2: Cochin - Munnar:

After breakfast visit Dutch Palace, St. Francis Church and Chinese Fishing Nets.( fishermen earn their livelihood by fishing using these massive nets. A whole stretch of the coast along Fort Kochi and Vypeen are dotted with these nets.) Later  proceed to Munnar (5 hrs. journey), Munnar - breathtakingly beautiful - a haven of peace and tranquility - the idyllic tourist destination in God's own country.Set at an altitude of 6000 ft in Idukki district, Munnar was the favored summer resort of the erstwhile British rulers in the colonial days. Unending expanse of tea plantations - pristine valleys and mountains- exotic species of flora and fauna in its wild sanctuaries and forests - aroma of spice scented cool air - yes! Munnar has all these and more. It's the place you would love to visit - it's the place you would wish never to leave .Arrive and check in at Hotel

Day 3: Munnar:

After breakfast visit Metupatty Dam for boating (Mattupetty dam and its reservoir  is  located 13 km away from Munnar.  This concrete gravity dam is built between the hill ranges and it is used mainly for water storage for hydroelectric projects. Its reservoir is an idyllic place to enjoy the serene nature. It is also said to be one of the waterholes where the elephants in the region often visit.) top Station (It is about 40 km from Munnar and it is 1,880 meters above sea level. The panoramic view of the Western Ghats and the valley of Theni from Top station is simply breathtaking. ) Echo Point ( . Echo Point  is about 15 km from Munnar. Go there and scream as loud as you can..and wait for a minute. You can hear your echo back! Its quite interesting. If you have kids with you..they will love it. They can experience this natural phenomenon firsthand.) Return back to the hotel . Night halt at Munnar.

Day 4: Munnar - Thekkady:

After breakfast proceed to Thekkady (4 hrs. journey), The very sound of the word Thekkady conjures up images of elephants, unending chains of hills and spice-scented plantations. In the Periyar forest of Thekkady is one of the finest wildlife reserves in India and spread across the entire district are picturesque plantations and hill towns that hold great apportunities for treks and mountain walks. en route visit the Tea Gardens of Munnar. Arrive Thekkady and check-in at hotel. In the evening take a guided Spice Plantation tour- you will be able to find many spices and some ayuverdic plants. The coffee you drink, as well as the pepper and cardamom you taste  are fresh  & direct from spice plantation . Night halt at Thekkady.

Day 5: Thekkady - Kumarakom:

After breakfast free time for boating at Periyar Lake / Wildlife Sanctuary, The only sanctuary in India where you can visit by boat . It is an perfect example of natures Bounty with great scenic charm , rich biop Diversity .It is sprawled over an area of 925 sq km . Periyar is one of the 27 Tiger reserve in India . Zeolously guarded & efficeiently managed reserve is a repository of rare , endemic & endangered flora & Founa and forms the major Watershed of 2 important rivers of kerela 

After lunch proceed to Kumarakom (4 hrs. journey). Kumarakom, is a sleepy little village on VembanadLake in Kerala. It offers wide variety of flora, exotic sightseeing, boating and fishing experience. The bird sanctuary spread across 14 acres is safe home for many migratory birds like Siberian stork, wild duck etc. They live with other birds in flocks such as darters, herons, egret, waterfowls and cuckoos are fascinating sight for the visitors. Kumarakom is a veritable cornucopia of travel pleasures that will mesmerize your senses. It is truly a paradise on earth. It is one of the foremost travel destinations on the planet and a crown jewel of Kerala tourism. The legendary backwaters of Kumarakom have brought visitors from far and wide to its shores. The dancing palm trees and the exquisite houseboats are just an added advantage or flourishes to your vacation. Arrive and check in at Hotel  Night halt at Kumarakom.

Day 6: Kumarakom Departure

After Breakfast Proceed to Cochin airport Or  railway Station ( 2.5 hrs ) to board train / flight back to Home destination .

 

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Gods Own Country 10 Nts

01 NIGHT COCHIN – 03 NTS MUNNAR –01 NTS THEKKADY –02 NTS KUMARAKOM – 01 NIGHT TRIVANDRUM – 02 NTS POOVAR –

10 NTS / 11 DAYS

Day 1: Cochin:

Arrive Cochin Station / Airport . Kochi (colonial name Cochin) is a vibrant city situated on the south-west coast of the Indian peninsula in the breathtakingly scenic and prosperous state of Kerala, hailed as 'God's Own Country'. Its strategic importance over the centuries is underlined by the sobriquet Queen of the Arabian Sea. Informally, Cochin is also referred to as the Gateway to Kerala..Transfer to your hotel. Rest the of the day is free for rest / shopping at Famous MG road  Or take a stroll around the marine drive Area . Night halt at Cochin.

Day 2: Cochin - Munnar:

After breakfast visit Dutch Palace, St. Francis Church and Chinese Fishing Nets.( fishermen earn their livelihood by fishing using these massive nets. A whole stretch of the coast along Fort Kochi and Vypeen are dotted with these nets.) Later  proceed to Munnar (5 hrs. journey), Munnar - breathtakingly beautiful - a haven of peace and tranquility - the idyllic tourist destination in God's own country.Set at an altitude of 6000 ft in Idukki district, Munnar was the favored summer resort of the erstwhile British rulers in the colonial days. Unending expanse of tea plantations - pristine valleys and mountains- exotic species of flora and fauna in its wild sanctuaries and forests - aroma of spice scented cool air - yes! Munnar has all these and more. It's the place you would love to visit - it's the place you would wish never to leave .Arrive and check in at Hotel

Day 3: Munnar:

After breakfast visit Metupatty Dam for boating (Mattupetty dam and its reservoir  is  located 13 km away from Munnar.  This concrete gravity dam is built between the hill ranges and it is used mainly for water storage for hydroelectric projects. Its reservoir is an idyllic place to enjoy the serene nature. It is also said to be one of the waterholes where the elephants in the region often visit.) top Station (It is about 40 km from Munnar and it is 1,880 meters above sea level. The panoramic view of the Western Ghats and the valley of Theni from Top station is simply breathtaking. ) Echo Point ( . Echo Point  is about 15 km from Munnar. Go there and scream as loud as you can..and wait for a minute. You can hear your echo back! Its quite interesting. If you have kids with you..they will love it. They can experience this natural phenomenon firsthand.) Return back to the hotel . Night halt at Munnar.

Day 4: Munnar:

After breakfast visit Rajamalai view point the highest point of Kerala. Rajamala, part of Eravikulam national park, is located at about 15 kms from Munnar.  This region is the natural habitat of the Nilgiri Tahr (Hemitragas hylocres). It was converted to a national park to provide a safe sanctuary  for the already endangered species of Nilgiri Tahr. After lunch the day is free to explore the natural beauty of Munnar. Evening free at leisure . Night halt at Munnar.

Day 5: Munnar - Thekkady:

After breakfast proceed to Thekkady (4 hrs. journey), The very sound of the word Thekkady conjures up images of elephants, unending chains of hills and spice-scented plantations. In the Periyar forest of Thekkady is one of the finest wildlife reserves in India and spread across the entire district are picturesque plantations and hill towns that hold great apportunities for treks and mountain walks. en route visit the Tea Gardens of Munnar. Arrive Thekkady and check-in at hotel. In the evening take a guided Spice Plantation tour- you will be able to find many spices and some ayuverdic plants. The coffee you drink, as well as the pepper and cardamom you taste  are fresh  & direct from spice plantation . Night halt at Thekkady.

Day 6: Thekkady - Kumarakom:

After breakfast free time for boating at Periyar Lake / Wildlife Sanctuary, The only sanctuary in India where you can visit by boat . It is an perfect example of natures Bounty with great scenic charm , rich biop Diversity .It is sprawled over an area of 925 sq km . Periyar is one of the 27 Tiger reserve in India . Zeolously guarded & efficeiently managed reserve is a repository of rare , endemic & endangered flora & Founa and forms the major Watershed of 2 important rivers of kerela  

After lunch proceed to Kumarakom (4 hrs. journey). Kumarakom, is a sleepy little village on VembanadLake in Kerala. It offers wide variety of flora, exotic sightseeing, boating and fishing experience. The bird sanctuary spread across 14 acres is safe home for many migratory birds like Siberian stork, wild duck etc. They live with other birds in flocks such as darters, herons, egret, waterfowls and cuckoos are fascinating sight for the visitors. Kumarakom is a veritable cornucopia of travel pleasures that will mesmerize your senses. It is truly a paradise on earth. It is one of the foremost travel destinations on the planet and a crown jewel of Kerala tourism. The legendary backwaters of Kumarakom have brought visitors from far and wide to its shores. The dancing palm trees and the exquisite houseboats are just an added advantage or flourishes to your vacation. Arrive and check in at Hotel  Night halt at Kumarakom.

Day 7: Kumarakom:

Morning free to enjoy resort facilities. After lunch enjoy Sunset Cruise at the Back waters at vembanad lake Or even Option to visit Alleppy known as the Venice of the east . Alappuzha is gifted with immense natural beauty with the Laccadive Sea on its west. The city has a vast network of lakes, lagoons and fresh water rivers.  Night halt at Kumarakom.

Day 8: Kumarakom – Trivandrum

After breakfast proceed To Trivandrum ( 06 hrs ) , The Capital of kerala Located in the southwestern tip of India is bound by the Arabian Sea in the west and Tamil Nadu in the east, the city is home to many ancient temples.. The wooded highlands of the Western Ghats in the eastern and northeastern borders give Thiruvananthapuram some of the most enchanting picnic spots. A long shoreline with internationally renowned beaches, historic monuments, backwater stretches and a rich cultural heritage make this district a much sought-after tourist destination. Arrive & Check in at Hotel . Evening visit the famous Padmanabhuswamy temple . Overnight at Trivandrum

Day 9: Trivandrum - Poovar Island:

After Breakfast depart for Poovar( 01 Hour )  Enveloped in serene Kerala backwaters, flanked by the Arabian Sea on the East and the majestic towering Ghats to the West, opening out to the ocean and a dream golden beach, Poovar Island Resort is a tropical paradise. Swaying coconut palms, endless golden sands, the ultramarine of the ocean, emerald backwaters, crimson sunsets and lush green vegetation create a magical ambience around you. Our distinctive Kerala resort is the ideal remote getaway location for a quiet holiday in spectacular natural surroundings. You can choose between floating cottages and land cottages for accommodation at our charming Kerala ayurveda resort and enjoy a boat cruise along the palm-fringed shores of bewitching backwaters.. arrive & check in at Hotel . Overnight at Poovar

Day 10: Poovar Island

After breakfast full day at leisure & relax at this beautiful destination . experience the essence of the Kerela Backwaters , scenic beauties where backwater meets the sea , unblocked views of lake Sea & Beach Beyound . Enjoy the services / amenities at the resort & can even have the best Ayurvedic massage & spa . Overnight at Poovar

Day 11: Departure

After breakfast transfer to Trivandrum station / Airport ( 02 hrs )  to board your train/ flight  for Home destination with memorable experience of the tour

 

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Kerala With Ayurveda 05 Nts

Kerala possesses an unbroken tradition of Ayurveda that has surpassed the many invasions and intrusions both foreign and native. For hundreds of years the Ayurveda Vaidyas (traditional practitioners of Ayurveda) were almost the only access for people seeking healing from every kind of disease in Kerala. The legendary eight families of Vaidyas (Ashta vaidyas) and their successors treated the entire state for centuries. Unlike the other Indian states the status of Ayurveda in Kerala is not alternative but mainstream. In fact, today, Kerala is the only State in India which practices this system of medicine with absolute dedication. 

Being the only resort of treatment for the people, the Vaidyars of Kerala were challenged to interpret the theories of Ayurveda and adapt them actively into effective healing systems in everyday life. Thus almost all the contemporary procedures and protocols of Ayurveda have evolved in and around Kerala. 

Day: 01: Mumbai - Cochin

On arrival at Cochin airport / Ernakulam Railway station,  transfer you to Hotel. Check in & leisure time . Later depart for a half day sightseeing of Cochin, Visit: The Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, Jews Street, St.Francis church, Chinese fishing net & the indo-Portuguese Museum. Later transfer you back to Hotel. Evening visit the Kath kali dance (ancient dance of kerala -Optional) Overnight  stay at Hotel. 

Day: 02: Cochin – Kanjirapally (Approx 130 Km 4 Hrs)

After breakfast depart Cochin and transfer to Chamundi hill, Check in at resort & Free time at lesiure . Evening Ayurveda Massage" Abhyangam treatment" which is a gentle but firm whole body Ayurveda massage from head to toe using warm medicated oil. Oils are chosen by the Ayurveda expert according to the Prakruti the ingredients for the Abhyanga body Massage are prepared together with soothing oils. The massage is done in a soft rhythmic way with one or two persons massaging at the same time for forty five to sixty minutes. Ladies are treated by a female therapists; gentlemen by male therapists.
Overnight at Resort. 

Day: 03: Kanjirapally

Ayurveda resort after breakfast continue abhyangam treatment after lunch today we  visit Tea gardens at Wagamon  which is  enchanting hill station at an elevation of 1100 meters above sea level. Vagamon has been recognized as the most excellent eco tourism destination in India by the Tourism Department of Kerala & National Geographic Traveler has furthermore listed Vagamon on their directory of the 50 most attractive places to visit in India. You have afternoon free to admire the beauty of the place one can go of trekking or enjoy paragliding (Option / Subject to weather) Here you get ariel view of the beautiful tea garden ‘feel alive’during the flight landscapes, defined by mesmerizing colors and nature’s vibrancy, is to be experienced to be believed. Overnight at Resort.
 
Day: 04: Kanjirapally

Ayurveda resort after breakfast continue abhyangam treatment afternoon visit the St Dominic's Cathedral, built in 1826, is one of the famous churches situated on the banks of the Chittar River. The church is known for its beautiful architecture and belongs to the category of Forane Churches. Later visit Vengathanam Waterfall is located 3 km from Chemmalamattom The waterfall cascades down to a depth of 70 ft. The brethtaking view of shimmering water from the hilltop is an enthralling experience. The specialty of the waterfall is that during summer, it converges to one fifth of the actual size but never dries up. Overnight at Resort. 

Day: 05: Kanjirapally - Kumarakom 

After breakfast check out from Hotel and  drive down to Kumarakom Arrive & Check in at Hotel . Later visit the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary situated on the eastern banks of the Vembanad Lake spread over an area of about 14 acres, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary boasts of some interesting variety of birdlife that proves to be a birdwatchers’ delight. Some of the species that you can spot here are Indian Darter, Little cormorant, different species of Egrets and Herons, White Ibis, several species of Kingfishers, among others.Bird lovers may also take a Sunset cruise (optional) enjoy the beauty of backwater by just relaxing near Vembanadu Lake. Overnight at Resort.  


Day: 06: Kumarakom- Cochin - Departure
After breakfast  check out at appropriate time and transfer to Cochin airport  / railway station for your return or onward flight/ train . 

End of Tour / services

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Magical Kerala 08 Nts

MUNNAR – THEKKADY – KUMARAKOM – KOVALAM – 08 NTS / 09 DAYS

Day 1: Cochin - Munnar:

Arrive Cochin & proceed to Munnar (5 hrs. journey), Munnar - breathtakingly beautiful - a haven of peace and tranquility - the idyllic tourist destination in God's own country.Set at an altitude of 6000 ft in Idukki district, Munnar was the favored summer resort of the erstwhile British rulers in the colonial days. Unending expanse of tea plantations - pristine valleys and mountains- exotic species of flora and fauna in its wild sanctuaries and forests - aroma of spice scented cool air - yes! Munnar has all these and more. It's the place you would love to visit - it's the place you would wish never to leave .Arrive and check in at Hotel

Day 2: Munnar:

After breakfast visit Metupatty Dam for boating (Mattupetty dam and its reservoir  is  located 13 km away from Munnar.  This concrete gravity dam is built between the hill ranges and it is used mainly for water storage for hydroelectric projects. Its reservoir is an idyllic place to enjoy the serene nature. It is also said to be one of the waterholes where the elephants in the region often visit.) top Station (It is about 40 km from Munnar and it is 1,880 meters above sea level. The panoramic view of the Western Ghats and the valley of Theni from Top station is simply breathtaking. ) Echo Point ( . Echo Point  is about 15 km from Munnar. Go there and scream as loud as you can..and wait for a minute. You can hear your echo back! Its quite interesting. If you have kids with you..they will love it. They can experience this natural phenomenon firsthand.) Return back to the hotel . Night halt at Munnar.

Day 3: Munnar:

After breakfast visit Rajamalai view point the highest point of Kerala. Rajamala, part of Eravikulam national park, is located at about 15 kms from Munnar.  This region is the natural habitat of the Nilgiri Tahr (Hemitragas hylocres). It was converted to a national park to provide a safe sanctuary  for the already endangered species of Nilgiri Tahr. After lunch the day is free to explore the natural beauty of Munnar. Evening free at leisure . Night halt at Munnar.

Day 4: Munnar - Thekkady:

After breakfast proceed to Thekkady (4 hrs. journey), The very sound of the word Thekkady conjures up images of elephants, unending chains of hills and spice-scented plantations. In the Periyar forest of Thekkady is one of the finest wildlife reserves in India and spread across the entire district are picturesque plantations and hill towns that hold great apportunities for treks and mountain walks. en route visit the Tea Gardens of Munnar. Arrive Thekkady and check-in at hotel. In the evening take a guided Spice Plantation tour- you will be able to find many spices and some ayuverdic plants. The coffee you drink, as well as the pepper and cardamom you taste  are fresh  & direct from spice plantation . Night halt at Thekkady.

Day 5: Thekkady - Kumarakom:

After breakfast free time for boating at Periyar Lake / Wildlife Sanctuary, The only sanctuary in India where you can visit by boat . It is an perfect example of natures Bounty with great scenic charm , rich biop Diversity .It is sprawled over an area of 925 sq km . Periyar is one of the 27 Tiger reserve in India . Zeolously guarded & efficeiently managed reserve is a repository of rare , endemic & endangered flora & Founa and forms the major Watershed of 2 important rivers of kerela After lunch proceed to Kumarakom (4 hrs. journey). Kumarakom, is a sleepy little village on VembanadLake in Kerala. It offers wide variety of flora, exotic sightseeing, boating and fishing experience. The bird sanctuary spread across 14 acres is safe home for many migratory birds like Siberian stork, wild duck etc. They live with other birds in flocks such as darters, herons, egret, waterfowls and cuckoos are fascinating sight for the visitors. Kumarakom is a veritable cornucopia of travel pleasures that will mesmerize your senses. It is truly a paradise on earth. It is one of the foremost travel destinations on the planet and a crown jewel of Kerala tourism. The legendary backwaters of Kumarakom have brought visitors from far and wide to its shores. The dancing palm trees and the exquisite houseboats are just an added advantage or flourishes to your vacation. Arrive and check in at Hotel  Night halt at Kumarakom.

Day 6: Kumarakom:

Morning free to enjoy resort facilities. After lunch enjoy Sunset Cruise at the Back waters at vembanad lake Or even Option to visit Alleppy known as the Venice of the east . Alappuzha is gifted with immense natural beauty with the laccdative sea on its west. The city has a vast network of lakes, lagoons and fresh water rivers.  Night halt at Kumarakom.

Day 7: Kumarakom - Kovalam:

After breakfast proceed for Kovalam (7 hrs. journey), Kovalam is an internationally renowned beach with three adjacent crescent beaches. It has been a favourite haunt of tourists since the 1930s. A massive rocky promontory on the beach has created a beautiful bay of calm waters ideal for sea bathing.
The leisure options at this beach are plenty and diverse. Sunbathing, swimming, herbal body toning massages, special cultural programmes and catamaran cruising are some of them. The tropical sun acts so fast that one can see the faint blush of coppery tan on the skin in a matter of minutes. Life on the beach begins late in the day and carries on well into the night. The beach complex includes a string of budget cottages, Ayurvedic health resorts, convention facilities, shopping zones, swimming pools, Yoga and Ayurvedic massage centres. Arrive Kovalam in the evening is free for rest. Night halt at Kovalam.

Day 8: Kovalam

After breakfast  full day sightseeing trip to  Kanyakumari – It is one of the beautiful place in south india & end of the Southern most tip .Its name is Derived From Goddess Kumari Amman & the temple is situated in Seashore .One can find lots of temples , Churches in and around .

Arrive and visit the Gandhi Memorila located on shore near Amman Temple . Also visit the calm meditation hall in Vivekanand rock memorial . One need sto sit in a boat and take a short ride to visit the Rock memorial & the Thiruvalluvar Statue . Witness sunset amist the superb surrounding of three Ocean Bodies ( Powerful Indian Ocean , Bay Of Bengal & The Arabian Sea ) .The view of Sunset is spectacular .One can even visit the most beautiful Kanyakumari beach with Multicoloured soft sand ( there is man made wall along the sea shore for safety as shore is rocky & all warned to stay away from it ) . Return back to Kovalam & Overnight stay at Kovalam

Day 09: Kovalam

After breakfast transfer to Trivandrum Station/ airport ( 01 hour ) to board your train/ flight  for Mumbai with memorable experience of the tour

 

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Monsoon Kerala 06 Nts

02 NTS MUNNAR – 01 NTS THEKKADY – 01 NTS KUMARAKOM – 02 NTS KOVALAM 

Day 1: Cochin - Munnar:

Arrive at Cochin &  proceed to Munnar (5 hrs. journey), Munnar - breathtakingly beautiful - a haven of peace and tranquility - the idyllic tourist destination in God's own country.Set at an altitude of 6000 ft in Idukki district, Munnar was the favored summer resort of the erstwhile British rulers in the colonial days. Unending expanse of tea plantations - pristine valleys and mountains- exotic species of flora and fauna in its wild sanctuaries and forests - aroma of spice scented cool air - yes! Munnar has all these and more. It's the place you would love to visit - it's the place you would wish never to leave .Arrive and check in at Hotel

Day 2: Munnar:

After breakfast visit Metupatty Dam for boating (Mattupetty dam and its reservoir  is  located 13 km away from Munnar.  This concrete gravity dam is built between the hill ranges and it is used mainly for water storage for hydroelectric projects. Its reservoir is an idyllic place to enjoy the serene nature. It is also said to be one of the waterholes where the elephants in the region often visit.) top Station (It is about 40 km from Munnar and it is 1,880 meters above sea level. The panoramic view of the Western Ghats and the valley of Theni from Top station is simply breathtaking. ) Echo Point ( . Echo Point  is about 15 km from Munnar. Go there and scream as loud as you can..and wait for a minute. You can hear your echo back! Its quite interesting. If you have kids with you..they will love it. They can experience this natural phenomenon firsthand.) Return back to the hotel . Night halt at Munnar.

Day 3: Munnar - Thekkady:

After breakfast proceed to Thekkady (4 hrs. journey), The very sound of the word Thekkady conjures up images of elephants, unending chains of hills and spice-scented plantations. In the Periyar forest of Thekkady is one of the finest wildlife reserves in India and spread across the entire district are picturesque plantations and hill towns that hold great apportunities for treks and mountain walks. en route visit the Tea Gardens of Munnar. Arrive Thekkady and check-in at hotel. In the evening take a guided Spice Plantation tour- you will be able to find many spices and some ayuverdic plants. The coffee you drink, as well as the pepper and cardamom you taste  are fresh  & direct from spice plantation . Night halt at Thekkady.

Day 4: Thekkady - Kumarakom:

After breakfast free time for boating at Periyar Lake / Wildlife Sanctuary, The only sanctuary in India where you can visit by boat . It is an perfect example of natures Bounty with great scenic charm , rich biop Diversity .It is sprawled over an area of 925 sq km . Periyar is one of the 27 Tiger reserve in India . Zeolously guarded & efficeiently managed reserve is a repository of rare , endemic & endangered flora & Founa and forms the major Watershed of 2 important rivers of kerela  . Evening free at leisure or shopping at Kumily Market( famous for spices ) . Overnight stay at Thekkady

After lunch proceed to Kumarakom (4 hrs. journey). Kumarakom, is a sleepy little village on VembanadLake in Kerala. It offers wide variety of flora, exotic sightseeing, boating and fishing experience. The bird sanctuary spread across 14 acres is safe home for many migratory birds like Siberian stork, wild duck etc. They live with other birds in flocks such as darters, herons, egret, waterfowls and cuckoos are fascinating sight for the visitors. Kumarakom is a veritable cornucopia of travel pleasures that will mesmerize your senses. It is truly a paradise on earth. It is one of the foremost travel destinations on the planet and a crown jewel of Kerala tourism. The legendary backwaters of Kumarakom have brought visitors from far and wide to its shores. The dancing palm trees and the exquisite houseboats are just an added advantage or flourishes to your vacation. Arrive and check in at Hotel  Night halt at Kumarakom.

Day 5: Kumarakom - Kovalam:

After breakfast proceed for Kovalam (7 hrs. journey), Kovalam is an internationally renowned beach with three adjacent crescent beaches. It has been a favourite haunt of tourists since the 1930s. A massive rocky promontory on the beach has created a beautiful bay of calm waters ideal for sea bathing.
The leisure options at this beach are plenty and diverse. Sunbathing, swimming, herbal body toning massages, special cultural programmes and catamaran cruising are some of them. The tropical sun acts so fast that one can see the faint blush of coppery tan on the skin in a matter of minutes. Life on the beach begins late in the day and carries on well into the night. The beach complex includes a string of budget cottages, Ayurvedic health resorts, convention facilities, shopping zones, swimming pools, Yoga and Ayurvedic massage centres. Arrive Kovalam in the evening is free for rest. Night halt at Kovalam.

Day 6: Kovalam:

After breakfast Option for full day sightseeing trip to Trivandrum including vist to the famous Padmanabhu swamy temple ( Padmanabhaswamy Temple is the prime attraction of Thiruvananthapuram City. Situated in one of the seven Parasurama Kshetras, Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple is considered among 108 Divya Deshams or the holy abodes of Lord Vishnu.), Natural History Museum (The Natural History Museum, located to the east of the Napier Museum, is one of the popular destinations of Thiruvananthapuram. The museum was built in the style of traditional Kerala Nair wooden houses called Nalukettu and has several galleries that display items related to the natural sciences. There are also galleries exhibiting animal skeletons, stuffed animals and birds, at this museum.)  Or shopping at  Local market  OR enjoy at Kovalam beach & Resort Itself . Night halt at Kovalam.

Day 07: Kovalam

After breakfast transfer to Trivandrum Station/ airport ( 01 hour ) to board your train/ flight  for Mumbai with memorable experience of the tour 

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    Breakfast in all the hotels.

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           Ac Vehicle as per the Itinerary Only. { Morning 8 AM to Evening 8 PM Only }

           All Applicable Taxes. 

           Package Valid from 01st Mar to 30th Sept 2015.

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Oberoi Cruise kerala

ABOUT MV VRINDA

A self supporting eco-system vibrant with aquatic, plant and bird life, the backwaters of Kerala is a totally unique network that meanders past palm tree-fringed rice paddies and villages, before flowing into the Arabian Sea.

The two and three night itineraries on the luxurious Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda take guests through the largest backwater stretch: Vembanad Lake, the vibrant waterways of Allepey: “Venice of the East”, and include nightly, traditional, cultural performances.

With just eight Deluxe Cabins, The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda offers some of the most luxurious, private accommodation on the backwaters of Kerala.Furnished with king-size beds, panelled with rich, polished teak flooring and filled with natural light, our Deluxe Cabins are supremely comfortable. With complimentary, on-board services including a 24-hour personal butler, in-house entertainment and high speed WiFi, they are also incredibly convenient.

Day 1 :Arrival

Once all guests are on board, The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda sets sail along the main waterway on Vembanad Lake and enters the Alleppey canal. Guest could actively participate with the local fisherman and understand the life cycle of "karimeen" also called as "pearl spot". Lunch will be served on board.The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda sails along the scenic waterways for four hours and returns to the Vembanad Lake in time to watch the sunset.

Later in the evening, guests enjoy a performance of the highly ritualized "Kathakali" dance which tells stories from the ancient Hindu epics - Ramayana and Mahabarata. Performances begin with the application of elaborate makeup which is based in traditional Ayurvedic principles.

The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda will anchor for the night at the Vembanad Lake jetty. Dinner on board.

Day 2 :On board The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda, with a rice boat excursion

The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda will sail from the Vembanad Lake jetty and head south, towards Alleppey. Breakfast will be served on board.Sailing through scenic backwaters, guests can observe life along these "water highways" while passing through one of the few areas in the world where farming is done below sea level.

Guests will be transferred to a traditional rice boat to navigate through the narrower sections of the backwaters. For the next few hours, guests will observe and experience a way of life unique to this region, accompanied by a guide. This section of the cruise includes a visit to the half-statue of Lord Buddha at Karumadi.

Later in the day, guests return to The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda where lunch will be served as the boat passes through picturesque stretches of the backwaters on the way back to Alleppey, known as the "Venice of the East". The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda will return to Vembanad Lake, where guests can enjoy Vrinda Vadiyam a musical fusion of classical instruments. Motor Vessel Vrinda will anchor for the night at the Vembanad Lake jetty. Dinner on board.

Day 3:On board The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda, with a rice boat excursion

The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda will sail from the Vembanad Lake jetty and head South, past Kanjippadam. Vrinda will anchor near Chambakulam where guests will transfer onto the rice boat once again for a pre-lunch sightseeing excursion.Guests will visit St. Mary’s Church, established by St. Thomas in 1721 and Sree Bhagavathy Kshetram – a 100-year old Hindu temple to Mother Goddess - at Nedumudy. Guests can also explore the Chambakulam snake boat yard, which displays one of the traditional long snake boats used in races.To further the understanding and appreciation of this experience, a qualified guide will be present on board for the full day after cruising through the backwaters in the afternoon,

The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda will return to Vembanad Lake, where guests can enjoy a "Mohiniattam" recital on board. This classical dance form, distinctive to Kerala, is also called the 'Dance of the Enchantress'. Dancers attired in beautiful traditional costumes perform with slow, graceful movements and highly emotive expressions. Dinner on board.

Day 4:Departure

The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda will sail North along the main waterway channel on the Vembanad Lake and head South, past Pallathurathy.

Breakfast will be served on board; following which guests will check out at 10 am and will be transported by air-conditioned vehicle back to Cochin.

 

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