6 Days Itinerary Covering : Cochin - Alleppey - Kovalam - Trivandrum
Kerala is known as God's own country, and why not? With picture perfect locales comprising of serene backwaters and beaches, sky touching coconut trees - all uniformly lined up, lip smacking delicacies that suit the taste buds of one and all, and to top it all the colorful heritage and culture and friendly people of the place, all contribute towards making it the best destination for any traveler. The Backwater and Beach Delight Tour has been tailor made to cater to guests traveling with families as well as for the solitary travelers. The 5 nights and 6 days of this tour strive towards upholding the very best of God's own country, with surprises planned for each day of the trip.
No matter whether you are travelling by air or by rail to Trivandrum, our agents will warmly welcome you upon arrival and escort you till Cochin from where your backwater and beach trail will commence the following day. Be at leisure before you embark on a roller coaster ride across the backwaters and keep the first day only to experience nature at its best, here in this part of the country. After all the travelling and exploring, all you will need is a comfortable accommodation. Surrender yourself to the cosy comforts of the hotel room and rest your weary souls.
A trip across Cochin city will enable you to understand the essence of Kerala in its very origins. The major attractions of the city will give you a sneak peek into the ways of life of the people here as well as the history of the place. After a lavish breakfast, gear up yourself to visit the famous Jewish Synagogue, the Dutch Palace, and St. Francis Church as well as the lifestyle of the fishing population of the place. To complete this day trip, head to the markets of Cochin in the evening to pick up local stuff at really interesting prices. Remember, India is a great shopping destination as well.
Houseboats offer one a unique accommodation option and on the third day of your tour ready yourself up for a never before experience. Alleppey and Kumarakom offer the best backwater landscapes, here in Kerala, and after a grand breakfast in Cochin, guests will be escorted to these quaint towns located about 180 kms from Cochin city. After just about 5 hours drive you will arrive at the backwaters and waiting to play host to you are the Kettuvalam, the traditional houseboats. Fitted with every luxury you can imagine, these houseboats will enable you a never before floating experience. Besides the mesmerizing landscapes, also make sure to feast on the heavenly sunset views as well as the local ways of life of the people staying here.
After your stint with the backwaters of Kerala, it is now time to explore the beauty of the Kerala beaches. Kovalam is the foremost name that comes to mind. This beach is located about 180 kms from Alleppey, almost a 4 -5 hours drive from here. Check into hotel and explore the beach at leisure for the entire day...
On the fifth day of the tour explore the capital city of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram. After discovering pristine beauty of the place, move on to the heritage sites and culture centres. This includes the temples, museums, and beaches of the city. A few to name in the order are: Veli Tourist Village, Aakulam Boat Club, Science and Technology Museum, Padmanabha Swamy Temple and also the Shangmugham Beach. Rest your weary souls in the night in the pre-booked hotel in Trivandrum.
Our agents will meet you in your hotel and help you to check out and escort you back to the Airport/ Railway station for your journey back home.
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