8 Nights - 9 Days | Cochin-Munnar-Thekkedy-Kumarakom
Are you looking for the best itinerary for your upcoming tour in Kerala? If yes, then you should definitely continue reading this as we are offering the best customized itinerary for travellers who want to enjoy some fresh air away from the city havoc. We are providing a great opportunity for visitors who love palm trees and lush greenery. This trip would never make you regret as Cochin and Kerala is said to be a paradise for nature lovers. Get idea about the famous cultures and traditions ranging from the Chinese fishing nets and dance shows to cruising in backwaters and a relaxing Ayurveda massage.
India is a land of rich cultural heritage and chastity. It provides tourists with a great spectrum of sightseeing excursions. Moreover, who doesn’t like experiencing the beauty of nature which consists of wide range of natural tourist attractions? If you are a nature lover you should definitely travel to South India to witness the beauty of nature in the best possible manner. South India has breathtaking vibes and features. Trip to South India, specially Cochin and Thekkedy are always filled with passion and adventure. Not only do the travellers get a chance of witnessing backwaters but also they get a chance to experience nature’s abode.
With this tour, you will be getting an opportunity to visit some of the best places in South India. The southern portion of India is a perfect holiday getaway and would make you accustomed with several cultures that are famous all around the world. Places in the south are privileged with lush green trees, Coffee and Tea estates, and great weather. The freshness of the hills gives you a exotic experience of vacationing and adventure. Kerala is known as ‘God’s own country’ and you cannot miss out on this. We would make sure that you will fall in love with South India.
You are going to experience some great activities with your friends and family. The untold beauty of Kumarakoram is one of a kind. Get ready to experience the maximum of the pristine scenes.
Your happy trip starts today. You are going to arrive at Kochi. Now, you’ll meet our executive who would help you transfer to the hotel where you could check in and relax. Today is a rest day for you. However, if you want you can explore the famous Chinese fishing nets around the fort of Kochi. You can also watch the very famous Kathakali dance show in the evening. If not, you can just spend some time in the environment and calm yourself down.
Drive to Munnar from Cochin. Munnar is a paradise for all the nature lovers. Arriving here you need to check into the hotel and unwind yourself for the day to rest.
The next morning you would be getting fresh and leave to explore Munnar. Here you’ll be visiting the most important landmarks. Here you will visit Mattupetty Dam which is built in the Kerala hills to preserve water for hydroelectricity. Here you can also opt for boating, where you will witness the best of nature. You will also visit the nearby tea factory and experience the manufacturing process of tea. You can also sip on a hot cup of tea while the experts tell you about the whole process. Now, visit Kurinjimala sanctuary. It is believed that here Neelakurinji flower blooms once in twelve years. If you are lucky enough you can witness the flower.
Must try: Remember to experience a jeep safari to Kolukkumalai which is a lifetime experience for every traveller.
You’ll reach Thekkedy which is a three hours drive from Munnar. Thekkedy is renowned for its wildlife sanctuary. You’ll feel that you have come to a whole new world when you experience the beautiful valleys and hills of the place. Visit the Periyar river bank where you can try boating while witnessing the best of wildlife. Don’t forget to visit the nearby spice plantation. You can learn a lot about the variety of spices found here. You can definitely purchase some for your family and friends.
Must-try: Visit the nearby elephant camp and enjoy your day with baby elephants.
Today you’ll have your breakfast and leave for Kumarakom which is a four hours drive by road. You can check into the backwater resort here. Here you will witness super green and fresh foliage, lots of coconut trees and coffee plantations. You can choose this day to relax while taking a soothing ayurvedic massage.
Today you can enjoy at your resort. In the afternoon, you are going to check into the houseboat where you will sail through the Kerala backwaters which are gorgeous. You can observe people living along the backwaters and interact with them to learn more about their culture and lifestyle. You will get everything on the houseboat itself, ranging from meals to drinks.
Must-try: Make sure to wake up early to witness the beautiful sunrise.
You can have your breakfast and enjoy at the shore side. You now need to drive back to Cochin which is going to take almost 2 hours. You can visit the shores for observing the Chinese fishing nets and churches. Shop from the local market and take a flight to your place.
Here you can plan a visit to Kollengode Palace which was built in 1904 by…
These backwaters are surrounded by paddy fields and coconut trees…
This is one of the most famous dams in Munnar and also rated amongst…
It is a famous sanctuary in Munnar and is a natural habitat to the rare Neelakurinji…
This sanctuary is the ultimate pride of Kerala and is renowned for its tiger and…
The best time to rejuvenate yourself during this tiring journey is the…
South India – The Land Of Gods
Duration : 8 Nights – 9 Days
Rout : Cochin-Munnar-Thekkedy-Kumarankom
Here you can plan a visit to Kollengode Palace which was built in 1904 by Raja Vasudeva for his daughter. You can witness the beauty of the architecture here as it has both European and Kerala styles mixed. You can also go to the statue at Ramakkalmedu which is a renowned tourist spot.
These backwaters are surrounded by paddy fields and coconut trees. Here, you can spot some picturesque landscapes that attract tourists from around the world. You can also avail some of the best ayurveda treatments on the Kerala backwaters. They provide some astonishing therapies which include purification, punarnava, regumination and panchakarma. If you are looking for treatment of some serious ailments the Kerala backwaters is just the right place for you.
The Kerala backwaters will make you feel much more lively around it’s gorgeous water network.
This is one of the most famous dams in Munnar and also rated amongst some of the natural tourist attractions in South India. The view is absolutely gorgeous and breathtaking all around the year. You can witness lush greenery and tea plantations around the place along with some unique bird species.
It is a famous sanctuary in Munnar and is a natural habitat to the rare Neelakurinji flower which is known to bloom once in twelve years. Besides the flower, this sanctuary is also a home to a large number of endangered species like, Nilgiri Tahr, Asiatic elephant etc.
This sanctuary is the ultimate pride of Kerala and is renowned for its tiger and elephant reserve. On your visit to this place, you will get a surreal chance to explore more of the beautiful nature and wildlife. You can also spot lush green trees of Oak, Sandalwood, Rosewood, Mangoes etc.
The best time to rejuvenate yourself during this tiring journey is the ayurvedic massage in the Kerala backwaters. You get the best treatments at affordable ranges here.