Places Covered : Kochi – Munnar – Periyar – Allepey – Backwaters – Trivandrum
Description : Our program of Kerala you gives you the chance to check out the Ved (Ayurvedic doctor) for Ayurvedic treatments. The state is well known across the world for Ayurvedic medicines. You arrive at the natural reserve of Eravikulam through natural landscapes. In addition, you may like to board on Houseboat, a traditional boat. Finally, spend enough time on the Kovalam beach enjoying the meditation and yoga for good health.
Arrival at Kochi (Fort Cochin) from Delhi 4/5 h by air 2594 km
Upon your arrival at the airport in Nedumbassery Kochi, we will welcome you with flowers in a traditional Indian way and without delay, we drive you to the luxury hotel in Fort Cochin for the night.
Kochi (Fort Cochin)
After spending the night in a luxury hotel, the next day you have the chance to discover one of the beautiful cities of South India, Kochi has full of historical buildings like St. Francis Church, Mattancherry Palace and Bolghatty Palace. In addition, the city is also famous for fishing. Overnight in guest house.
Kochi – Munnar 5 h by road 140 km
Departure from Kochi to Munnar. On your way, wherever you look, you experience the magic of nature, the great mountains where you discover the tea plantations and beautiful environment.In Munnar, you spend your day discovering the natural reserve of Eravikulam and rich forest where Nilgiri Thar, the mountain goats might be seen. You also have the chance to see the Ved (the Ayurvedic doctor) for Ayurvedic treatments. Overnight in guest house.
Munnar – Periyar 3 h by road 105 km
Arrival at Periyar located in Idukki district of Kerala, we visit the highlands of Cardamom Hills and Lake Periyar. There is also a very famous temple, called Sabarimala. Overnight in guest house.
We spend the fifth day of our journey to discover the Periyar National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary. It is noted as a reserve of elephants and tigers. It is located on the border of Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Overnight in guest house.
Periyar – Allepey 4 h by road 165 km
Advancing our trip, we leave for the Vembanad Lake in the center of the Plain Palais. You will find there boats to sail on Lake Vembanad. Overnight in guest house.
Houseboat on Backwaters
Next day you take a Houseboat, a traditional boat. At this boarding a team warmly welcomes you and accompanies you to guide you through this unique adventure. The “backwaters” is the network of rivers, streams, lagoons, canals and reservoirs which occupie the beautiful plain between the Indian Ocean and the Western Ghats. Dinner and overnight on board.
Houseboat on backwaters – Trivandrum 4 h by road 160 km
Departure for Trivandrum, also known as Thiruvananthapuram. The city is the capital of Kerala and known as “God’s own capital” as Kerala is known as “the God’s own country”. At Trivandrum there are several destinations which attract tourists like “the Napier Museum” and “Trivandrum Zoo”. You have yoga and meditation classes. Overnight at hotel.
The ninth day of our trip is spent relaxing on the beach Kovalam which lies in the vicinity of the city. You have the chance to see the Ved (the Ayurvedic doctor) for Ayurvedic treatments at the hotel.
Departure to the airport according to your flight schedule. End of our services.