Kerala Short Tours

Kochi (Cochin) → Munnar → Alleppey → Cochin

6 Nights/7 Days


DAY 1

Cochin

Arrive in Cochin. Afternoon at leisure to stroll to the waterfront to see fishermen working the Chinese fishing nets. Evening sunset cruise for 2 Hrs by private motor boat, overnight stay at Cochin.

DAY 2

Cochin

Guided bike tour of colonial Cochin including St Francis Church and the Santa Cruz Basilica. Afternoon tea with a local family, evening enjoy the colorful dance drama called the “Kathakalai” at the local theatre , Overnight stay at Cochin.

DAY 3

Cochin – Munnar( 134Kms / 4Hrs)

Drive to Munnar and enjoy the fresh hill air with a walk through the tea plantations. Enjoy your high tea and stay overnight in Munnar.

DAY 4

Munnar – Periyar (120Kms /4Hrs)

Morning at leisure in Munnar to soak up the scenery or visit the fascinating Tea Museum. Afternoon check out and drive to Periyar. The wildlife sanctuary at Periyar is home to nomadic tribes of wild elephant, boar, deer, and the great Indian tiger.

DAY 5

Periyar

Rise early for a guided jungle walk. Later visit the spice plantations for which the area is famous. Overnight stay at Periyar.

DAY 6

Periyar – Alleppey( 170Kms /4Hrs)

Drive from Periyar to Alleppey, on arrival check into your private crewed house boat for an overnight cruise in the backwaters. The cruise will take you through the narrow canals which will give you an opportunity to explore the life style of the local people which has evolved from a place where there were no road ways but only water ways. Overnight stay onboard.

DAY 7

Alleppey – Cochin Airport( 95Kms /2Hrs)

Disembark your houseboat and transfer to the Cochin International airport. Fly from Cochin to your homeland.

Stay longer

You could extend this tour by adding a couple of days to Kovalam ( beach ).