Day 01: Cochin
- Munnar (about 150 kms / 04
Today arrival at Cochin Airport or railway station.
Upon arrival, you will be met by an Indo Vacations representative
a beautiful hill resort situated in the cradle of tea plantations.
Munnar, the queen of hill stations is located at the confluence of
three mountain streams namely, Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala,
along the western Ghats on the eastern border of
Kerala and was once
the summer resort of the British government in South India.
Sprawling tea plantations, picture-book towns and winding lanes make
this a popular resort. On
arrival check into Hotel. Day at leisure. Overnight stay in Munnar.
Day 02: Munnar
After breakfast we proceed for sightseeing of Munnar. We visit
the tea plantation, Rajmalai,
the top peak of Munnar and Mattupetty. Rajmalai is the natural
habitat of the Nilgiri Tahr, located about 15 km from Munnar. Half
of the world population of the rare mountain goat, which is becoming
extinct, is now found here. Mattupetty is located about 15 kms from
Munnar and known for its highly specialised dairy farm - the Indo
Swiss Livestock project. Over a 100 varieties of high yielding
cattle are reared here. We also visit Kundala
Lake, Echo Point, Shooting Point and
Eravikulam National Park.
Overnight stay in Munnar.
Day 03: Munnar
110 kms /
In the morning after having breakfast drive to Thekkady.
On arrival drive to the hotel. Thekkady is a naturalist's paradise
of unending chains of hills and spice scented plantations. It has
unspoilt tropical forests and incredible wealth of animal and plant
life. Thekkady is well known for the Periyar National Park and the
elephants are the major attractions here. In the afternoon, drive to
The Periyar National Park and Tiger Reserve is one of the most
captivating wildlife parks in the world and also one of the largest
and finest wildlife reserves in
India. Periyar National Park covers
an area of 780 square km and was designated a part of project Tiger
in 1973. In the evening we have a boat ride on the Periyar lake and
observe the activities of elephants, tiger, bison, wild oxen, wild
boar and spotted deer. Later we visit spice plantations like
cardamom, cinnamon, pepper, coffee, tea estates etc. on your way
back to the hotel.
Day 04: Thekkady - Kumarakom (about 140 kms / 04 hrs)
In the morning drive to Kumarakom.
Kumarakom is the famous backwater tourist destination and most
fascinating paradise in Kerala. The backwaters in Kumarakom houses a
variety of fauna, flora and marine life. On the way you will see
various local activities of the people living along the backwaters
and also visit some of the tourist places on the way. On arrival,
drive to a backwater resort. Rest of the day free to relax.
Day 05: Kumarakom
- Cochin (about 100 kms / 03
After breakfast check out from Houseboat and
drive to Cochin Airport / Railway Station for onward journey.
(End of Services)
Hotel which have been tested in the past by us and are good value of
money (subject to availability).
Hotel Windermere Estate ***
Hotel Tree Top, Thekkady ***
Inclusions in the
given tour cost:
Accommodation in the above
mentioned hotels or similar on twin sharing
basis with one double room for two persons.
Daily breakfast at all
places, except in Houseboat breakfast, lunch and dinner basis.
All Toll Parking , DA.
Arrival / Departure
All Transfers and Sightseeing
throughout the tour by an individual Air Conditioned vehicle with
Flowers on arrival.
Candle light dinner in
Flower Decoration in
All applicable taxes.
of Personal Expenses such as Monument Tips, Laundry, mineral water,
Telephone Bills and Alcoholic beverages.
Fees (Still or Movie).
Flight Charges, Train Fare.
fees to Amusement parks & Boating charges.
Additional Sightseeing or Extra usage of Vehicle other then
mentioned in the Itinerary.
Charges & Entrances Charges.
Unspecified Meals etc.
caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays,
roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.
which is not included in the inclusions.
Package cost per person on twin sharing basis (one double room
for two persons) in INR including Room, Breakfast, Transport and
No. of Persons
Cost per person in
Note: Above rates are valid from April 2014 till September 2014.
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