At a Glance:
Departure from: Kochi
Duration: 7 Days/ 6 Nights (7D/ 6N)
Locations Covered: Alleppey, Kochi, Kumarakom, Munnar and Periyar
Activities Covered: Visit to Tea Estate, Boat Ride on Lake Periyar, Backwater Houseboat Cruise, Witness Kathakali Dance Performance
Difficulty Level: Easy
Meal Type(s): Puttu and Kadala Curry, Appam and Stew, Dosa with Kerala-style Sambar, Mussel Stir Fry, Kerala Prawn Curry, Kerala style Beef Fry and Fish Molee are some of the delicacies you might want to try here!
'Kerala Backwaters Sojourn' is about being quiet, tranquil, and peaceful amidst lush beauty of Nature. As you meander through the backwaters of Kumarakom and Alleppey, the soulful …show more content…
Day 1: Drive from Kochi to Munnar (Distance: 180 km; Time Taken: About 4 hours)
We will drive you from Munnar to Kochi where you will check in at the Hotel for overnight stay.
Evening at …show more content…
Day 3: Drive from Munnar to Periyar (Distance: 140 km; Time Taken: About 4 hours)
After breakfast, we will drive you to Periyar where you can enjoy the boat ride in Lake Periyar. Please note that ferry rides at Periyar have to be booked on the spot – and you will have to stand in the queue to buy the tickets.
Check in at the Hotel for the night.
Day 4: Drive from Periyar to Alleppey (Distance: 140 km; Time Taken: About 4 hours)
After breakfast, we will drive to Alleppey where we will embark on the houseboat cruise on the alluring backwaters there. Large network of palm-fringed canals and the surrounding hamlets and paddy fields are as interesting as the numerous birds and various types of country boats that can be spotted here.
Overnight stay in the houseboat.
Day 5: Drive from Alleppey to Kochi (Distance: 60 km; Time Taken: About 1 hour)
After breakfast, we will leave for port city of Kochi where we will see Fort Cochin which displays display architectural traits spanning the Dutch, Portuguese and the British eras. Jewish Synagogue and Dutch Palace at Mattancherry, Chinese Fishing Nets, and drive past the Willingdon Island are other attractions here.
Night stay at the Hotel in