LANDMARKS OF KERALA

10 NIGHTS / 11 DAYS

VISIT WAYANAD,MUNNAR,THEKKADY,KUMARAKOM,HOUSEBOAT & KOCHI

Enjoy the Rainforest, Hills, Plantation, Mountains, Wild Life, Backwater, Village Life and Beaches of Kerala


DAY 01: ARRIVE CALICUT - TO WAYANAD  (90 Kms, 3 Hrs)     

Before noon arrive at Calicut, the traditional capital of Northern Kerala. Transfer to Wayanad, located in majestic Western Ghats, famous for its dense forests, deep valleys, spectacular waterfalls and gurgling mountain streams. En-route we watch the famous chain tree and Pookote Lake. After check-in at Hotel we go on a excursion to Banasura Sagar Dam. Time permitting you can do a boating if available. Retire for the day to the tunes of the birds. Overnight in Wayanad.

 

DAY 02: WAYANAD     

After Breakfast, the sightseeing tour takes you to fascinating places like Soochippara waterfalls, Meenmutty waterfalls, Edakkal caves (Place of breathtaking beauty & archaeological importance), Jain Temple, Muthanga Wild Life Sanctuary etc., Return back to the hotel and retire to the symphony of nature. Overnight in Wayanad.

 

DAY 03: WAYANAD - NATTIKA BEACH  (210 Kms, 5 Hrs)

After Breakfast, we drive out of the hills and pass through the highways to reach Nattika (near trichur) famous for it’s disarmingly beautiful palm fringed beach and breath taking view of the seas. On arrival, check-in to your hotel. Rest of the day is free to unwind at your pace. May be you can chill out in the swimming pool or in the sea. Overnight in Nattika.

 

DAY 04:  AT NATTIKA

After Breakfast, you can go on an excursion to nearby Guruvayoor and Tripayar temples (Non Hindus Not allowed). The day is free to enjoy the facilities at the resort or sit back and wonder at the magic of Arabian sea playing a symphony. By paying direct you can also avail OPTIONAL Ayurvedic Massage. Overnight in Nattika.

 

DAY 05: NATTIKA - MUNNAR            (170 KMS, 05 Hrs)         

After Breakfast, drive through the lively towns dotted with churches/temples, unending expanse of tea plantations, waterfalls, pristine valleys and lovely mountains takes you to Munnar, a haven of peace and tranquillity.  Rest of the day is at leisure or you may prefer to do part of your sightseeing today itself Overnight in Munnar.

  

DAY 06: MUNNAR   

After Breakfast, the sightseeing tour takes you through places like Mattupetty Dam, Pothenmedu view point, Eravikulam National Park, Echo Point, Tea Museum etc, Evening you may like to walk around the town or indulge in some  shopping. Overnight in Munnar.

 

DAY 07: MUNNAR - THEKKADY      (100 KMS, 03 Hrs)  

After Breakfast, the drive of breath taking beauty takes you to Periyar- A  dream destination set in the midst of cardamom scented plantations. En-route you may prefer to sip a tea from local shops or allow the photographer in you to go wild. On arriving Thekkady, check-in to your hotel. Afternoon sightseeing starts with a plantation tour to have glimpses of how spices are grown followed by a boating on the Lake Periyar. During this Game Viewing Boat Ride, you stand a chance to see elephants, wild boars/buffalos, sambar deer and other wild animals. Overnight in Thekkady.

 

DAY 08: THEKKADY - KUMARAKOM    ( 140 Kms, 4 Hrs)      

After breakfast drive down the hills watching the lush green mountains, bubbling streams, and small little towns to reach Kumarakom, a exotic destination located on the banks of picture perfect Vemband Lake.  After check-in just relax in the comfort of your resort. Evening you have the sunset cruise. Overnight in Kumarakom.

 

DAY 09: KUMARAKOM    

After breakfast day is free to at leisure to enjoy the facilities at the resort or sit back and wonder at the magic of the backwaters which stretches to the horizon. By paying direct at Hotel you can avail some experience enhancing OPTIONAL activities like Ayurveda Massage, Motor Canoe Cruise, Village Walk etc., Overnight in Kumarakom.

 

DAY 10: KUMARAKOM - HOUSE BOAT   

After Breakfast, board your houseboat to enjoy one of the most fascinating and exotic experience of lifetime While you cruise along cherish the spectacular beauty of the backwaters with palm fringed waterways, Chinese fishing nets, rustic homes, temples etc.,   May be you can walk in the paddy fields or stroll through the local villages or barge into a local toddy shop. You will be served with local Kerala Cuisine and the common facilities onboard include A/C bedooms with private toilet, kitchen, sundeck, living area. Cruise will be for four to five hours in day time only.  Overnight in House boat

 

DAY 11: DISEMBARK AT ALLEPPEY & DRIVE TO KOCHI AIRPORT (100 KMS, 2 Hrs)    

After Breakfast,  you have some free time for last minute photo and packing sessions. By noon we transfer you to Kochi airport or Ernakulam station for your return journey. Just in case you have an evening flight to catch we could have a brief sightseeing of Cochin before you drive to the airport. End of “Landmarks of Kerala” tour programme.