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South India Tours With Mumal India Travel

South India With Kerala

Duration: 07 Days/06 Nights
Destinations: Cochin – Munnar – Thekkady – Kumarakom – Kovalam – Cochin

Day 01: Arrive Cochin:
CochinOn arrival at the Cochin airport where you will have a reception while waiting transfer to yoru hotel. That afternoon you will explore Cochin. Your first stop is at the St. Francis Church, built in 1503 by the Portuguese. Then you’ll visit the Mattancherry Palace or "Dutch Palace" built by the Dutch and later on handed over to the local king. At the harbor, you can see unique Chinese fishing nets, which marks the visit of Chinese people in Cochin. You’ll also visit the Jewish Synagogue, built in 1558. Around the Synagogue, you can buy many antique things. That evening you will enjoy a Kathakali Dance Show which depicts 400 years of history and old legends in this breathtaking dance drama. The dancers wear painted fantastic costumes and color their faces with red, green and black inks. Every gesture and movement by every dancer has a special meaning. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 02: Cochin / Munnar :
MunnarAfter breakfast you will drive to Munnar. Munnar is over 5000-foot-high mountain station surrounded by a stretch of mountains covered with tea plantations.Munnar is situated near the Anaimudi Peak, the highest peak in the Western Ghats.Also visit Rajamalai & Eravikulam National Park, 15Kms from Munnar, this is the natural habitat of the Nilgiri Thar, a rare mountain goat (Hermitragas Hylocres). 2. Marayoor, 40Kms from Munnar, the only place in Kerala that lays claim to the natural growth of Sandalwood.Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03: Munnar / Thekkady (Periyar) :
ThekkadyAfter breakfast you’ll drive to Thekaddy. This trip through the mountains, spice plantations and tea plantations will definitely energize your senses. After your arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel for rest and refreshment. In the late afternoon you’ll enjoy a boat trip in Periyar Wildlife National Park. This park is one of the world’s best places to see elephants in their natural surroundings. Before sunset, you’ll also be fortunate to see other wild animals visit the bank of Periyar Lake to drink and eat. You can also enjoy a pleasant walk in the markets before returning to your hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 04: Thekkady / Kumarakom :
Kumarakom After breakfast you will drive to Kumarakom. On the way you’ll visit a Spice Farm (optional), where you can see various spice plantations such as cardamom, cinnamon, pepper, peppermint, clove, vanilla, ginger, chili, tea and coffee plants. Upon your arrival you’ll be transferred to your hotel. Then you will have a late afternoon boat trip through Lagoons in the Backwaters. You’ll have an overnight stay in Kumarakom.

Day 05: Kumarakom:
KumarakomDay at leisure. Enjoy the backwaters of Kerala amidst the lush green environment of palm trees. Alternatively, you can enjoy a special Kerala massage and other Ayurvedic treatments in the Ayurvedic center of your hotel. This will definitely rejuvenate your senses. You’ll have an overnight stay in Kumarakom.

Day 06: Kumarakom / Kovalam :
KovalamNext morning after breakfast proceed to Kovalam. Enroute have Trivandrum Sight Seeing like Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Padmanabhapuram Palace, Art Gallery etc. Spending the Entire Day at Beaches - The Paradise of Sun, Sea, Sand and Surf. Check in to the Hotel.Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 07: Kovalam / Cochin :
After breakfast, you will drive to Cochin and be transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you explore the city before being transferred to the airport for your trip home.

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