Arrive into Cochin, Welcome to your “Visit Kerala”
On arrival in Cochin, you will be met and transferred by Vardhman’s representative to your hotel. proceed on a city tour of Cochin. Visit many interesting sites like the Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church and Chinese Fishing nets etc.OPTIONAL: In the evening enjoy the Kathakali Dance performance.
Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 2 - Kochi to Munnar
As part of the Kerala Delight tour, drive to the beautiful hill station of Munnar after breakfast. You will be also treated to wonderful views of the Cardamom hills and lush green tea plantations as you drive to Munnar. Upon arrival in Munnar, check in at a Hotel and relax for the remaining part of the day.
Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 3 - Munnar - Anamudi - Munnar
This morning proceed on a city tour of Munnar, Visit many interesting sites like the Eravikulam National Park, Anamudi, Mattupetty Dam & Dairy Farm, Old Munnar Town and the town market among others.
DAY 4 - Munnar - Periyar
On day 4 of your tour, drive to the wildlife sanctuary at Periyar / Thekkady after breakfast. Enroute visit Idukki Dam. Thekkady is a wonderful place to visit during a trip to Kerala. Indeed, tours to Thekkady are fast gaining popularity with every passing day. Enjoy an evening game viewing cruise on the Periyar Lake. This will enable you to have a close look at the park’s large variety of wildlife including elephants, monkeys, deer, wild boar and birds.
DAY 5 - Periyar
Morning, after breakfast boating through Periyar lake – Wildlife sanctuary. You can visit the rare species of plants and animals.
Afternoon visit spice plantations like cardamom, cinnamon, pepper, coffee, tea estates etc. on your way back to the hotel, you could stop at the local market and pick up some fragrant spices. Overnight stay at Periyar.
DAY 6 - Periyar - Kumarakom
After breakfast drive to Kottayam. Reach and visit the Bird Sanctuary. Proceed to the Vembanand Lake. Check into a traditional houseboat of Kerala Style and go on a leisurely backwater cruise along the lake on a thatched houseboat. A ride on the houseboat is a fabulous way to explore the fascinating beauty of the backwaters.
DAY 7 - House Boat Cruise
Enjoy one more day on the backwaters of Alleppey Backwaters.Breakfast, lunch and dinner served on board.
DAY 8 - Alleppey
The houseboat comes to halt in Alleppey. Disembark the boat and drive to Alleppey. Check in your hotel. Relax for rest of the day.
DAY 9 - Alleppey- Kochi
This morning drice to Cochin. On arrival, check into your hotel. Later proceed on a city tour of Munnar, Visit many interesting sites like the Eravikulam National Park, Mattupetty Dam & Dairy Farm, Old Munnar Town and the town market among others
DAY 10 - Cochin Departure
After breakfast transfer to Cochin airport to catch flight for your onward journey to back home with sweet and unforgettable memories of “Visit Kerala” escorted by Vardhman Vacations