Meet our representative upon arrival in Cochin and drive towards hotel to check-in. Enjoy city tour covering Mattancherry Palace- gifted to the king of Cochin, by Portuguese in 1555, about 500 year old Jewish Synagogue, Chinese fishing nets, local spices market followed by colorful performing art – Kathakali Dance. Later in the evening, return to the hotel for overnight stay.
After breakfast, check-out and proceed to Kumarakom - a charming emerald peninsula jutting into the picturesque Vembanad Lake dotted with innumerable traditional country rafts, boats and canoes. The fresh water of the lake flows into the mainland, making a labyrinth of lagoons, canals and waterways. Enjoy a boat ride in Vembanad Lake (Optional). Overnight at the backwater resort.
Today, enjoy your visit to Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary- An ornithologist's paradise, the sanctuary is spread across 14 acres. Also, you may want to indulge yourself with some Ayurveda treatments in your hotel (On direct-payment basis). Ayurveda is the ancient healing system of India and has been practiced continuously for over 5,000 years. The various treatments are individually prescribed and involve the use of medicated herbal oils, herbs, powders and poultices & natural ingredients. Overnight stay in Kumarakom.
After breakfast, drive towards hotel in Kovalam to check-in. Kovalam- located close to the state capital Trivandrum, it is internationally famed for its palm-fringed beaches and rejuvenating centers. This coastal town initially came to notice with the construction of Halcyon Castle by the last Maharani of Travancore - Sethu Lakshmi Bayi. With the arrival of hippies in 1970s, the place gained recognition as a tourist destination and is today renowned for its 17 km-long coastline, which is formed by three beautiful beaches - Lighthouse, Hawah and Samudra. Upon arrival, check-in at hotel and spend rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Kovalam.
After breakfast, explore highlights of Kovalam- covering lighthouse, Vellayani Lake and Valiyathura Pier. Overnight stay in Kovalam.
After breakfast, take excursion trip to Kanyakumari – visit the Vivekanand Memorial, Gandhi Museum and southernmost point. While returning, also cover Napier Museum, Art Gallery and Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Return to Kovalam for overnight stay.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Trivandrum airport for return flight back home. End of Services.
In Cochin, Kathakali Dance, Mattancherry palace & Jewish Synagogue
Boat cruise at Kumarakom
Excursion to Kanyakumari
Kovalam beaches, Napier Museum, Art Gallery & Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Trivandrum
Services of English-speaking guide during sightseeing tours
Assistance at airport and sightseeing tours by private air-conditioned vehicle
Start From Cochin and End in Trivandrum
|City||Nights||Category A||Category B||Category C||Meal Plan|
|Cochin||1||Radisson Blu||Olive Downtown||Cochin Palace||Breakfast|
|Kumarakom||2||Radisson Blu||Olive Downtown||Cochin Palace||Breakfast|
|Kovalam||3||Turtle on the Beach||Travancore Heritage||Abad Harmonia Resor||Breakfast|
|PACKAGE COST||Category A||Category B||Category C|
|Cost for Single Pax Travelling||64296||47224||43794|
|Cost Per Person when 2 Pax Travelling||32390||23855||22134|
|Cost Per Person when 3 Pax Travelling||26964||19541||17594|
|Cost Per Person when 4 Pax Travelling||26395||17858||16134|
• 6 night accommodation in well-appointed rooms as mentioned above hotels or equivalent
• Kathakali Show in Cochin
• Boat cruise at Kumarakom
• Services of English-speaking guide during sightseeing tours in Kochi, Kanyakumari & Trivandrum
• Entry Fee at the Monuments
• Assistance at the airport
• Sightseeing as per itinerary by private tourist vehicle
• Drivers allowances, toll taxes and Govt. Service Tax
Monument Closed on
Trivandrum - Padmanabhaswamy Temple – Non-Indians are not allowed. Dress code to enter at the temple is Dhoti for Men & Saree for Women.
Kochi - Jewish Synagogue will be closed on Friday/Saturday/Jewish Holidays
Kochi - Mattanchery Palace will be closed on Friday
Hotel Check in 1400hrs and check out 1200hrs