Magic Kerala

Kerala Back Water

DURATION : 08 nights -09 days

Destinations Covered : Arr. at Trivendrum transfer to Kovalam – Kumarakom – Thekkady – (Munnar 2) – Cochin – Guruvayoor – (Wayanad 2) – Calicut Drop.

Day 1 : Arr. at Trivendrum transfer to Kovalam

Our customer care representative will receive you on arrival at Trivendrum Airport/ Railway station and transfer to the Hotel at Kovalam. Sightseeing of Padhamanabha Swamy temple, Museum, Horse Palace, Art Gallery. Kovalam considered as the Paradise of the South. It consists of three adjacent crescent beaches and also picture perfect tropical beaches. Rest of the day at leisure on the beach Overnight at Hotel.

Day 2 : Kovalam to Kumarakom

After breakfast, drive to Kumarakom. After check in to your Hotel, enjoy the sightseeing of Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, Evening go for Sunset cruise (optional) or enjoy the beauty of backwater with lovely views all around by just relaxing near Vembanadu Lake and overnight stay in hotel.

Day 3 : Kumarakom to Thekkady

After breakfast, drive to Thekkady (190 Kms & 5Hrs. drive). Check into Hotel at Thekkady. After refreshing go for a spice plantation Tour to see crops of cardamom cinnamon, pepper, coffee, tea estate (Optional) & later for boating in the Periyar lake- its centre piece of Periyar Wildlife sanctuary also Periyar Tiger reserve, manmade lake of the height of 2000 ft, enjoying view the wildlife at the Periyar tiger reserve (Optional). Later return to hotel for overnight stay in hotel.

Day 4 : Thekkady to Munnar

After breakfast, drive to Munnar (153 Kms and 5 Hrs drive). Check in at Hotel in Munnar. Day free for rest and personal activity. Overnight at Hotel

Day 5 :Munnar
After breakfast we take you for a full day sightseeing trip of Munnar – covering some of the major sightseeing - Mattupetty Lake & Dam, Echo Point, Kundale Lake, Blossom Garden, Rajamalai, Eravikulam Wildlife sanctuary home of Nilgiry Thar (very rare mountain goat), considering the ecological faunal, floral, geo- morphological and zoological significant & Tea Plantation & Tea Plantation. Overnight stay in Hotel,
Day 6 : Munnar to Cochin
After breakfast, check out and transfer to Cochin (145 Kms and 5 Hrs drive). Check in at Hotel. After relaxation go for a half day sightseeing of Cochin, Visit the famous Dutch Palace - with its wonderful mural painting the entire story of the Ramayana in its walls, Jewish Synagogue, Jews Street, St.Francis church, Chinese fishing net - are huge cantilevered fishing net & the indo-Portuguese Museum. Later transfer you back to Hotel. Overnight stay
Day 7 : Cochin to Guruvayoor

After breakfast drive to Guruvayoor (120 Kms and 3 Hrs drive). On arrival check in at Hotel. Later visit the Elephant Camp for watching the elephant. Evening visit the famous Guruvayoor temple (Only Hindus are allowed inside the temple). Overnight at Hotel
Mammiyoor Temple: Many of the devotees who visit the temple also visit the Shiva Temple at Mammiyoor, the abode of Lord Shiva. Located about half a Kilometer from Guruvayoor, it is not only a visiting place for the devotees, but also a temple worth visiting by ordinary visitors.

Day 8 : Guruvayoor to Wayanad
After breakfast check out from Hotel and drive to Wayanad, on arrival check into Hotel. Day at leisure. Overnight stay in Wayanad.
Day 9 : Wayanad
After breakfast drive to wayanad. Proceed for local sightseeing of Wayanad. Set at an altitude of 700 - 2100 m above sea level, Wayanad is one of the districts in Kerala that has been able to retain its pristine nature. The fast-flowing rivers - Panamaram, Mananthavady and Kabini add to the beauty of this region. Sightseeing attractions in Wayanad include Pookoda Lake, Lakkadi, Kuruva Island and Edakkal Cave. Overnight stay is arranged in Wayanad.
Day 10 : Wayanad to Calicut Drop.
After breakfast check out from Hotel and drive to Calicut Airport for onward journey.