Kerala Beach & Backwater Tour
Places covered: Cochin – Kumarakom – Alleppey – Varkala – Kollam – Kovalam – Trivandrum
Duration: 7 Nights – 8 Days:
On arrival at the Cochin airport /railway station, our company representative will meet and greet you and will hand over an exclusive welcome kit, explain the itinerary and comfort you for the trip ahead. The rest of the day is free for relaxing. Overnight stay at hotel!
Early morning, you will have breakfast at hotel and drive to Kumarakom. Known for being among the best backwater resorts in Kerala, this place is a stunner for all honeymooners. On arrival, check-in at resort, and in the afternoon, you will visit Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. Visitors can engage in backwater photography, watch sunset from the resort. Night stay at the resort!
In the morning, you will have breakfast at resort and take a drive to Alleppey, which is also called as Alappuzha .The city occupies a narrow strip of land between the lake and the ocean. Alleppey is famous for building houseboat, which is called as Kettuvallam. By noon, check-in at houseboat for 22 hours backwater cruise. All meals will be provided in the houseboat, with overnight stay at houseboat.
Morning after breakfast at houseboat, you will check out and drive to Kollam. Kollam is another extraordinary part of Kerala, rich in ancient monuments, historic magnificent temples, rock cut caves, picnic spots and more. On arrival in Kollam, you will check-in at the beach resort. In the afternoon, you will have a local tour. Night stay at the resort!
In the morning, you will drive to Varkala. On arrival, you will check-in at the resort. Varakala is one of the famous beaches in Kerala with option of a sea side spa. It is also known for being a popular Hindu pilgrim spot and having high cliffs and mineral springs. This is a free day at resort to enjoy, with overnight stay at resort.
Kovalam is a Nature’s marvel of international acclaim. Check-in at beach resort, and you will have the rest of day free for enjoying and relaxing. Overnight, stay at the resort.
In the morning, you will proceed for a full day local tour of Kovalam and Trivandrum. Trivandrum, which happens to be the capital of Kerala, is 16 kms away from Kovalam. Here, you will visit the Sri Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Kuthiramalika Palace And Museum, Napier Museum, Sree Chithra Art Gallery, Zoological Park, Shangumukham Beach, Light House Beach. Overnight, stay at resort.
After breakfast at hotel, you will check out for transfer to Trivandrum airport or railway station to return back home with stunning memories of Kerala .