Duration: Trivandrum – Alleppey – Thekkady – Munnar – Cochin – Ooty – Coimbatore
Kerala and Tamilnadu Tour in South India
DAY 01 : Arrive Trivandrum
Arrive at Trivandrum airport or railway station to be warmly escorted to the hotel for check in. After resting for some time, go for sightseeing tour of Trivandrum city including the visits of Sri Chitra Art Gallery, Napier Museum, Kuthiramalika Palace and Veli Lagoon.
Enjoy a good night sleep at the hotel.
DAY 02: Trivandrum - Alleppey
In the morning, drive to Alleppey to check into a traditional houseboat of Kerala. Enjoy a 24-hour houseboat cruise through the beautiful sceneries constituted by the tranquil backwaters in combination with coconut lagoons, green trees, villages and paddy fields along the backwaters.
Overnight stay at the houseboat for an integral feel of Kerala.
DAY 03: Alleppey - Thekkady
Disembark to leave for Thekkady, famous for Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary cum tiger reserve, for a check in. After check in, set out for a visit to the Sanctuary to catch a glimpse of the abundant wildlife in their natural habitat. In the evening, enjoy a motorboat ride on the lake formed by river Periyar and watch wild animals of the Sanctuary at close quarters.
Relish dinner and overnight stay at Resort.
DAY 04: Thekkady - Munnar
After taking breakfast, leave for Munnar. Munnar is a beautiful hill station of Kerala full of fresh and fragrant tea plantations and other natural panoramic sceneries in its lap. The 3 and a half hour drive will be en route covering picturesque locales and waterfalls. In the afternoon, enjoy a leisurely walk in the vicinity covering Mattupetty, Indo Swiss Cattle Project as well as visit Rajamali and Eravikuloam National park. Overnight stay at resort.
DAY 05: Munnar - Cochin
In the morning depart to Cochin for sightseeing to cover Chinese Fishing Nets, Jewish Synagogue, Mattancherry Palace and so on. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 06: Cochin - Ooty
In the morning, drive to Ooty hill station, famous for its tea estates and panoramic beauty. In the afternoon visit the Botanical Gardens. Enjoy a boat ride in the evening on the lake. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 07: Ooty
Pay a visit to the Dolphin’s Nose and Lamb’s Rock view point. Enjoy the beautiful locales of Ooty rest of the day on your own. Overnight stay at hotel at Ooty.
DAY 08: Ooty - Coimbatore
At 8:00 am in the morning, transfter to railway station for toy train to Mettupalayam. This four hour journey is the best way to explore Nilgiri mountains. On arrival at Mettupalayam, drive to Coimbatore. Overnight stay at Coimbatore.
DAY 09: Departure Coimbatore
In the morning after breakfast, transfer to Airport or Railway Station for onward journey.