Hills & Backwaters Tour
Duration:08 Nights/09 Days
Destinations:Cochin - Munnar (Idukki) - Kumarakom - Vagamon (Kottayam) - Alleppey - Cochin
Day-01:Cochin - Arrival
Upon arrival at Cochin Airport, our tour representative will greet you and facilitate your transfer to a hotel of your choice where you can take rest. Evening at leisure. Enjoy shopping at the local markets. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02:Cochin - 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.
Day 03: Munnar
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.
Early morning, set out for a trek to the mist-clad hills of lock heart gap. Later visit the famous Mattupetty lake and echo point in Munnar. Evening return to the hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day 05:Munnar - 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 06:Kumarakom - Vagamon
Post breakfast leave for Vagamon hill station in Kottayam. Upon arrival check in to a hotel and rest for a while. Later set out to explore the local picturesque sites of Vagamon. Evening return to the hotel for dinner and nightstay.
Early morning, trek to the hill slopes of Vagamon. You can also indulge in activities like paragliding, mountaineering and rock climbing, etc. Later explore locations like kurisumala, Thangalapara and kulamavu. Evening return to the hotel for dinner and nightstay.
Day 08:Vagamon - 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 09:Alleppey - Cochin
Post breakfast drive back to Cochin. On arrival, transfer to the airport / railway station to continue with your onward journey.