DAY 01: COCHIN – MUNNAR
Upon landing at Cochin, a warm welcome awaits you. Then, embark on a pleasant four-hour journey to the enchanting Munnar. Upon your arrival, check-in to your hotel/resort, take a moment to refresh and then enjoy your leisure time in the breathtaking surroundings of Munnar.
Explore Munnar, a breathtaking sanctuary of peace and tranquility that stands as Kerala’s idyllic hill destination. Nestled at an elevation of around 6000 ft, it was the favored summer retreat for British rulers. Munnar captivates visitors with its endless tea plantations, pristine valleys, and majestic mountains, all surrounded by exotic flora and fauna within its sanctuaries and forests. The air is perfumed with the invigorating fragrance of spices, creating an atmosphere like no other. Munnar’s enchantment, once experienced, is bound to make you never want to leave.
DAY 02: MUNNAR
After breakfast, embark on an exploration of Munnar’s splendid wonders.
Embark on your day of adventure in Munnar by starting at the Tea Museum, where you’ll be immersed in the world of lush tea plantations and the intricate art of tea production. Afterward, venture to Eravikulam National Park, a sanctuary for the endangered Nilgiri Tahr, nestled amidst breathtaking rolling grasslands and adorned with exotic flowers. Thrill-seekers will find Anamudi, the towering peak, awaiting their exploration. For those craving adventure, Echo Point beckons with opportunities for trekking, nature walks, and the chance to witness stunning panoramic views of the lush green hills. This journey through Munnar’s natural and cultural wonders promises to create cherished memories.
DAY 03: MUNNAR – THEKKADY
After breakfast, embark on a scenic three-hour drive from Munnar to Thekkady.
Mentioning Thekkady conjures images of elephants, rolling hills, and fragrant spice plantations. Here, within the Periyar Forest, lies one of India’s most splendid wildlife reserves. This region also boasts charming plantations and hill towns, ideal for adventurous treks and mountain strolls. Embark on a journey of nature and culture in this breathtaking destination. Witness the wonders of wildlife at Periyar National Park, relish the aromatic treasures of spice plantations, and partake in the exhilaration of bamboo rafting. At Elephant Junction, revel in rides, feeding, and bathing with these gentle giants. Immerse yourself in an adventurous bamboo rafting experience along the picturesque Periyar River, all while being enveloped by the beauty of wildlife and stunning landscapes.
DAY 04: THEKKADY – ALLEPPEY
After breakfast, embark on a journey to Alappuzha, affectionately known as Alleppey, where Kerala’s backwaters merge with the Arabian Sea, creating a breathtaking landscape. Step aboard a luxurious houseboat designed in traditional Kerala style, providing a cozy and comfortable experience. Glide through the tranquil waters, meandering canals lined with swaying coconut palms, and the unique paddy fields. This extraordinary voyage promises to craft indelible memories. Savor freshly cooked Kerala cuisine served on board, indulging in the region’s authentic flavors.
Discover Alleppey, often referred to as the “Venice of the East.” Nestled between Kerala’s largest lake, Vembanad Lake, and the Arabian Sea, it’s a picturesque paradise. Its intricate network of backwaters, including canals, lakes, and lagoons, is a sanctuary for migratory birds. Cruise through serene canals, passing charming villages and lush paddy fields. Explore this enchanting destination, immerse yourself in village life, and savor exquisite culinary offerings aboard a houseboat, creating cherished memories.
DAY 05: ALLEPPEY – MARARI
After an early breakfast, embark on an enchanting journey to Mararikulam. Upon arrival at Marari, transfer to hotel/resort. Here, prepare to be enchanted by the sheer beauty of the beach-town, renowned as one of the world’s most breathtaking beach destinations. The serene beaches and pristine landscapes await, promising an unforgettable escape in paradise.
DAY 06: MARARI
After breakfast, enjoy leisure activities at Marari Beach.
Indulge in paradise at Marari Beach, the ultimate haven for beach enthusiasts in Kerala. This tranquil fishing town, nestled along the Arabian Sea Coast, presents a haven of serenity and unadulterated beauty. Create lasting memories with your loved ones as you savor a tranquil holiday on one of the most exquisite beaches you’ll ever encounter.
DAY 07: MARARI – COCHIN
After breakfast, embark on your journey back to Cochin, where you will be seamlessly transferred to Cochin Airport for your onward travel. We will carefully coordinate your transfer to align with your flight schedule, ensuring a smooth and hassle-free departure from the city.
Embark on our captivating ‘Kerala Splendor 07-Day Itinerary,’ a journey that reveals the finest treasures of picturesque Kerala. This voyage promises awe-inspiring encounters with nature, breathtaking landscapes, and a rich cultural heritage. Explore some of the world’s most sought-after destinations, from verdant hills to wildlife sanctuaries, spice paradises, pristine backwaters, and stunning beaches. Immerse yourself in the region’s rich cultural tapestry as you traverse natural wonders, cities, and towns that rank among the world’s top destinations. Every step you take resonates with history and captures breathtaking beauty, ensuring a mesmerizing holiday experience throughout your trip.