ITINERARY NO: 9D-TT01
Cochin( Arrive )- 02 Munnar - 01 Alleppey - 01 Thekkady - 02 Madurai - 01 Rameswaram - 01 Kanyakumari - Trivandrum Drop
Duration: 09 DAYS/ 08 NIGHTS.
Arrive Cochin to Munnar LocalOn arrival at Cochin, you will be transferred to Munnar. Upon arrival check in at hotel. Munnar is located at the confluence of 03 rivers as the very name signifies. The sprawling tea plantations and picturesque towns make Munnar a popular hill resort town in South India. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Sightseeing:- Enroute visit Kodanadu elephant care centre, Cheyyara waterfalls, Valara waterfalls, Attukadu waterfalls, Spice plantations etc.
Distance between Cochin to Munnar 135 Kms (3.5 hours) by road
Munnar Local sightseeingIn the morning start the sightseeing of Munnar visiting the tea plantations, Tea Museum, the Eravikulam National park home of the endangered Niligiri Thar (Ibex), followed by visit to the Mattupetty dam, the the Kundala Lake and other scenic spots. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Sightseeing:- Eravikulam National Park (Raja Malai), mattupetty dam, tea estates, eco point, spice plantation, rose garden, photo point, honey bee tree, tea museum, blossom park, kundale dam and top station
Munnar to Kumarakom
Morning breakfast and check out from hotel. Drive to Kumarakom & check-in at hotel. Visit Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, an ornithologist’s paradise, is a favourite haunt of migratory birds like the Siberian Stork, egret, darter, heron and teal. Overnight at Hotel in Kumarakom.
Distance between Munnar to Kumarakom is 170 Kms / 5.5 Hours by road
Munnar – Alleppey Houseboat
Morning leave for Alleppey to enjoy a boat cruise tour in Alleppey Houseboat. Rest of the day at leisure on the House Boat which is world's major tourist attraction. Sit back and relax while the boat cruises through the narrow serene backwater canals of Alleppey. We can see here in breathing green, the village slumbers by the Vembanad Lake. On cruise scenery flashes up vivid contrasts of lush green and deep blues. As the boat glider along the gorgeous green of the fringed palms the ripples in the blue water blend in to little wavelets. Lunch, Evening Tea/ Coffee with snacks, dinner all are provided inside the houseboat. Overnight stay will provide on House Boat. Note: • The cruise commences at 1230 hrs with lunch served on board and continues till dusk. At dusk the boat will anchor in a wide waterway or lake for the night (The backwaters close to boat traffic at dusk as the fisherman lay their nets in the backwaters. Other boats are not allowed to ply in the backwaters after dusk. On the following day the cruise commences again after breakfast and the guest will be dropped at Alleppey by 0900Hrs. Overnight stay at hotel.
- Houseboat check in at 12Noon and cruises till 5PM, Boat will be anchored till 8AM and cruises till 9AM for checkout
- For A/C Houseboat, A/C will be operating from 9PM till 6AM only (All houseboat related inclusions are applicable only if the Itinerary is including Houseboat stay)
- Cruise Time : 6 hrs.
- Bed Rooms : 01, 02 or 03 Bedroom as per room occupancy
- Boarding @ : 12.00 pm
- Ac will be operational from 09.00 PM to 06.00 AM
Distance between Munnar to Alleppey is 190 Kms / 6.5 hours by road
Thekkady to Madurai LocalAfter breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Madurai. Upon arrival transfer and check in at hotel. visit Madurai Meenakshi amman temple and Gandhi Museum. Overnight stay will be Madurai.
Distance between Thekkady to Madurai 50 Kms (3.5 hours) by road
Today visit Madurai Sri Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, the temple art museum, puthu Mandapam(Thirumalai Nayakkar Mahal), Raya gopuram, Gandhi Museum. Overnight stay will be Madurai.
Madurai to Rameshwaram
In the morning, drive off to Rameshwaram. Upon arrival, check-in to your hotel and proceed for a local tour of the town. one of the 12 Jyotirlingas in India. Legend says that Ramanatha Swamy Temple stands where Lord Rama performed worship of a Sand Lingam made by Sita. Other places of interest in Rameshwaram are Ramanathaswamy Temple, Dhanushkodi, Agnitheertham Gandamadana Parvatham etc. Stay overnight at your hotel in Rameshwaram. Distance between Madurai to Rameshwaram is 170 Kms (4.5 hours) by road.
Rameshwaram to KanyakumariCheckout and proceed to Kanyakumari in morning. The Arabian Sea, the Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal merge at Kanyakumari. It is an important pilgrimage center for Hindus. Upon arrival in Kanyakumari, check-in at the hotel. A comfortable overnight stay at the hotel. Distance between Rameshwaram to Kanyakumari is 310 Kms (6.7 hours) by road
Kanyakumari to Trivandum DepartureGeet up early for a beautifull view of Sunrise. After breakfast check out and transfer to Trivandrum for your onward journey.
Distance between Kanyakumari to Trivandum is 105 Kms (2.5 hours) by road
Note: If any unavoidable incident occurs while on Tour, PLEASURE HOLIDAYS will not hold any responsibility
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