DAY 01 – TRIVANDRUM – KOVALAM
You are welcomed at the arrival at the Trivandrum International airport/ Railways by the travel planners. And then you are moved to Kovalam which is enriched with rich Greenary of Coconut Palms and laced with golden sands. After that, you are checked in at a beach resort and relax the rest of the day to enjoy the scenery. The night stay is at the Leela Hotel in Garden view room.
DAY 02 – KOVALAM – TRIVANDRUM – KOVALAM :
After the breakfast in the morning, a trip to Trivandrum City which includes the Padmanabhaswamy temple, Horse Palace, Napier Museum, Zoo and the Srichitra Art Gallery. After the trip drive back to the hotel for the lunch and stay back at the Leela hotel for the whole day enjoying the stay in the Garden view room.
Note : Horse Palace, Napier Museum, Zoo and the Srichitra Art Gallery are closed on Mondays.
DAY 03 – HOUSEBOAT :
After breakfast, we proceed to Alleppey known as the Venice of the east. In Alleppey we check into a Traditional boat house of Kerala style. Then the cruise through the backwaters is done to explore the fabulous beauty of the backwaters. Food will also be Kerala type. These boat houses are the giant crafts measuring upto 80 feet length and it is constructed without using a single nail. These are the trending tourist sights in India which consists of one or two bath rooms, an open lounge, deck, kitchenette and crew comprising oarsmen and a cook. The stay is in the same boat houses in the Premium category.
DAY 04 – ALLEPPEY – KUMARAKOM :
After breakfast in the morning, we proceed to Kumarakom which has a panoramic backwater stretches, lush paddy fields, highlands and extensive rubber plantations. Afternoon we even visit Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary(optional). There we can see King fisher, Wood peeker, Drongo, Egrets, Bee-caters etc. We can also do Speed boating / Water scooter ride (optional), Evening sunset cruise by boat (optional). Then the night stay at Hotel Zuri resort and spa.
DAY 05 – COCHIN
Morning after breakfast we proceed to Cochin – the queen of Arabian Sea. After arrival we check in at the hotel. . Afternoon you can go for sightseeing of Cochin which includes the Jewish Synagogue, Mattanchery Palace, St.Francis Church and the Chinese Fishing Nets. In the evening we enjoy the Kathakali dance show and stay overnight at the Taj Gateway in the Superior sea view room.
Note : Jewish synagogue, Mattancherry Palace etc are closed on all Fridays & Saturdays
DAY 06 – DEPARTURE :
Return travel to Cochin airport/ Railways.