Kerala Luxury Tour
Places covered: Cochin – Kumarakom – Alleppey – Kovalam – Trivandrum
Duration: 8 Nights – 9 Days
On arrival at the Cochin airport /railway station, our company representative will meet and greet you and accompany to the hotel. After a quick check in, our representative will hand over an exclusive welcome kit, explain the itinerary and comfort you for the trip ahead. Rest of the day is free for relaxing. Overnight, stay will be arranged for Taj Malabar 5 Star Deluxe Hotel or similar.
In the morning, you will proceed for a local tour of Cochin. Cochin is known as “Queen of Arabian Sea” and also the commercial capital and most cosmopolitan city of Kerala. Cochin has one of the finest natural harbors in the world and is among the oldest ports. For the day, you will visit Chinese fishing nets, Vasco da gama square, Fort Kochi beach, Santa cruz Basilica Church, The Bishop’s House, Willingdon Island, Jewish Synagogue and Jew town Mattancherry, Dutch Palace, and Bolghatty Island. In the evening, you will proceed for a sunset cruise in a private boat. Overnight, stay will be arranged for Taj Malabar 5 Star Deluxe Hotel or similar.
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. Overnight stay will be arranged at the Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom 5 star or similar resort.
The next day is free to enjoy the Kumarakom backwater resort. You will have the choice to enjoy a rejuvenating Ayurvedic Massage for quick relaxing. Overnight stay will be arranged at the Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom 5 star or similar 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 Super Luxury houseboat.
Morning after breakfast at houseboat, you will have transfers to Alleppey resort. In the afternoon, proceed for a local tour of Alleppey, where you will visit the Alleppey beach. This beautiful beach is popular among the locals as well as the visitors for its stunning beauty. Nehru Trophy Boat Race is held on the second Saturday of August every year and it is the most important tourist event of Alleppey . You will also have a visit to Ambalapuzha palace, Alleppey church, and the local market. Overnight, stay at Lake Place Luxury resort 5 star or similar.
In the morning at 9.00 am, you will have breakfast and checkout from houseboat for a drive to Kovalam. 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 Vivanta by Taj green cove resort 5 star or similar.
In the morning, you will proceed for a full day local tour of Kovalam and Trivanduranduram. 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 Vivanta by Taj green cove resort 5 star or similar.
After breakfast at hotel in the morning, you will check out and transfer to Trivandrum airport or railway station to return back home with vivid memories of Kerala.