7 days 6 nights
Alleppey stands out for its mesmerizing backwaters, where traditional houseboats gracefully navigate the serene waterways. This enchanting town offers a unique experience, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in the tranquility of Kerala’s backwaters while enjoying the comforts of these iconic houseboats.
Varkala, embraced by the lush greenery of Kerala, boasts a stunning beach renowned for its natural springs with reputed medicinal properties. The blend of golden sands, turquoise waters, and the therapeutic springs creates a perfect haven for relaxation and rejuvenation.
Kovalam, a magnet for tourists, is celebrated for its natural beauty, with Kovalam Beach taking center stage. The beach’s allure lies in its gentle waves, shallow waters, and unspoiled surroundings, making it a preferred destination for both local and international travelers seeking a serene coastal escape.
Thiruvananthapuram, the capital city of Kerala, serves as a major tourist hub, renowned for the historic Padmanabhaswamy Temple. This architectural marvel attracts pilgrims and history enthusiasts alike, offering a glimpse into the rich cultural heritage of the region. With its vibrant blend of religious significance and modern amenities, Thiruvananthapuram captivates visitors as a dynamic and inviting destination in “God’s Own Country.”
Pick up from Cochin Airport/ Ernakulum Railway Station and transfer to hotel. Cochin- commercial capital and the most cosmopolitan city of Kerala, Kochi is also known as the Queen of the Arabian Sea. Proceed for sightseeing to tour visit to St. Francis Church - built completely of timber and later reconstructed in stone masonry, Pierce Leslie Bungalow - this charming mansion was the office of Pierce Leslie, this building reflects Portuguese, Dutch and local influences, Loafer's Corner/Princess Street - the traditional meeting place and hangout of the jovial fun-loving people of the area. Return to hotel and rest overnight.
After Morning breakfast, check out at 10.30hrs and drive to Alleppey. Upon arrival, board your House Boat. The Houseboat takes you around the backwaters of Alleppey. All meals on board the houseboat. Rest overnight in the house boat.
Morning breakfast, checkout and proceed to Varkala - is a seaside resort and spa. It is also an important Hindu centre of pilgrimage. Check into a resort on arrival and relax at the beach. Overnight.
Morning breakfast and full day free to relax at the beach. Overnight.
Morning breakfast, check and proceed to Trivandrum - Kovalam- is an internationally renowned beach with three adjacent crescent beaches. It has been a favorite haunt of tourists, on arrival transfer to a beach resort and rest of the day free. Relax overnight.
Morning breakfast and proceed for a full day sightseeing, visit to Vizhinjam Rock Cut Cave- the granite cave here encloses a one-celled shrine with a loose sculpture, Kuthiramalika (Puthenmalika) Palace Museum, Sree Chithra Art Gallery - the collection also includes paintings from China, Japan, Tibet and Bali, The Zoological Park - it is like a small jungle in the heart of the city. A reptile house with different species of snakes is also located in the premises, University Observatory - Located at the highest point in the city, one can have a bird's eye view of the city. Return to resort and relax overnight.
Morning breakfast checkout and drive to Trivandrum Airport to board the flight for onward destination. Tour Ends.
The ideal time is during the winter months from October to March, offering pleasant weather for exploration.
Options include cabs, buses, and trains. For a more leisurely experience, consider hiring a car to explore at your own pace.
While people are generally warm and welcoming, it's respectful to dress modestly, especially in religious or rural areas.
Absolutely! Kerala's cuisine offers a variety of delicious vegetarian dishes, and most restaurants cater to different dietary preferences.
Cochin's Fort Kochi, Alleppey's backwaters, Varkala's cliffs and beaches, and Kovalam's lighthouse and pristine shores are must-see highlights in each destination.