Famous Hill Stations Tour
Duration:14 Nights/ 15 Days
Destinations:Trivandrum - Ponmudi (Trivandrum) - Kolam beach - Alleppey - Kumarakom - Munnar (Idukki) - Thrissur - Vilangankunnu (Thrissur) - Palakkad - Mallapuram - Calicut
Day-01:Trivandrum - Arrival
On arrival at the Trivandrum Airport , our tour representative will welcome you and escort you to a hotel of your choice. Check in to the hotel and rest. Evening at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Morning post breakfast, leave for a sightseeing trip of Trivandrum. Visit the famous Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Napier Museum and Kuthiramalika Palace Museum. Evening get indulged in to shopping at the local markets.
Day 03:Trivandrum - Ponmudi
Early morning after breakfast, drive to Ponmudi, a beautiful hill station located at a distance of 61 kilometers from Trivandrum. On arrival check in to a guest house and freshen up. Later leave to explore the glory of the place. Visit the famous Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary and Deer Park. Evening return to the guest house for dinner and nightstay.
Early morning set out to enjoy the adventure sports like trekking, rock climbing, mountaineering, etc. You can also go on long leisurely walks along the meandering roads that wind up the hill. Visit the scenic viewpoint of golden valley and Orchids. Evening return to guest house for dinner and nightstay.
Day 05:Ponmudi - Kolam Beach
Post breakfast, leave for Kolam Beach. Upon arrival, check in to a beach resort. Freshen up and later enjoy lazing around, bathing in the sea water and sun basking on the beach. Evening return to the beach resort for dinner and night stay.
Day 06:Kolam Beach - Alleppey
Morning post breakfast leave for Alleppey. On arrival our tour representative will help you board a houseboat. After a short respite, row through the sleepy backwaters of Alleppey. Enjoy delightful sights and sounds that are sure to add up to an experience of a lifetime. Overnight stay will be on board the houseboat.
Day 07:Alleppey - Kumarakom
After breakfast in the morning drive to Kumarakom. Upon arrival check into a resort located by the backwaters. Visit the famous 'Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary'. Dinner and overnight stay at the resort.
Day 08:Kumarakom - Munnar
After a sumptuous breakfast drive to Munnar. Upon arrival check into a hotel and take rest for a while. Later set out for the local sight seeing of the scenic station. Munnar is called the Nature-Lovers's Paradise. It stands at the confluence of three rivers - the Muthirappuzh, Nallathanni and Kundala. Dinner and nightstay at the hotel.
In the morning post breakfast, set out to explore the grandeur and beauty of Munnar. Visit the tea/coffee gardens and Sita Devi lake in Munnar. You can also trek to Attukul and admire the beauty of its picturesque waterfalls. Evening return to the hotel for dinner and nightstay.
Day 10:Munnar - Thrissur
In the morning post breakfast, leave for Thrissur. Check in to a hotel upon arrival. Rest for a while. Later set out to visit Athirapally and Vazhachal Waterfalls. You can also visit 'Vadakunnathan Temple' and Town Hall (art gallery) to see the exotic mural paintings from all parts of Kerala. Evening return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 11:Thrissur - Vilangankunnu - Thrissur
Post breakfast drive to Vilangankunnu, a beautiful hillock seven kms from Thrissur. It has an amusement park that amuses both children and you. Evening return back to hotel for dinner and nightstay.
Day 12:Thrissur - Palakkad
After a delectable breakfast, leave for Palakkad. On arrival check in to a hotel. Freshen up and set out to explore the impeccable beauty of the mesmerizing place. Visit the famous Palakkad Fort, Malampuzha Gardens, Kallekkulangara Temple and Jain Temple. Evening return to the hotel for dinner and nightstay.
Morning post breakfast, set forth to explore the famous Silent Valley National Park. The scenic national park houses varied species of animals and birds. Also visit the Dhoni Waterfalls and Mangalam Dam on your way back to hotel. Dinner and nightstay at the hotel.
Day 14:Palakkad - Mallapuram
Post breakfast drive to Mallapuram. Check into a hotel on arrival and relax for a while. Later set out to explore the sightseeing options of the area. Visit the famous Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary and enjoy various water games at Biyyan Kayal. Evening return to the hotel for dinner an nightstay.
Day 15:Mallapuram - Calicut
Early morning go lazing around and bathing on the famous Padinharekara Beach. Later drive back to Cochin. On arrival, transfer to the airport / railway station to continue with your onward journey.