|Duration:||10 Days / 9 Nights||Language:||Hindi Tamil English|
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||Best Time to Visit:||Jan Feb Mar Apr May Oct Nov Dec|
|Primary Activities:||Backwater Cruise Culture Tour Houseboat Cruise Nature Walk Wildlife Safari||Other Activities:||Ayurvedic Massage Photography Village Tour|
|Nearest City:||Cochin / Kochi||Nearest Airport:||Cochin International Airport ( Cochin COK )|
|Nearest Railway Station:||Cochin ( CHTX )||Activity Level:||Basic|
|Traveler:||Domestic International||Transportation:||Taxi Service is also available from Kochi Book a Taxi :-09266655444,9583838383|
|Trip Code:||Ker/Koc/adm/037||Wild Tour:||Beach Tours Cruise Culture Tours Adventures Family Group Relax Romantic Weekend|
The Kerala Backwaters Tour is a Houseboats of Kerala are known as "Kettuvallam", these huge, ling and tapering barges were traditionally used to cargo tonnes of goods across kingdoms, with portion covered with bamboo and coir serving as a rest room and kitchen for the crew. It is foe sightseeing on the Backwaters, these vessels are built entirely without nails. Plants of jackwood are joined together and coir rope and coated with caustic black resin. Today widely and appropriately is called Luxury Houseboats, they carry furnished bedrooms, modern toilets, cozy living rooms, a kitchen and even a balcony for angling. As you cruise down the canal you can see morning newspaper and mail delivery by boat, vendors in boat paddle from house to house selling everyday provisions like rice, vegetables, oil, kerosene etc. You can enjoy village activities, fisherman's activities and see old beautiful temples, cultures actives, adventures actives with churches and old fashioned of Kerala.
Upon your arrival at Cochin (Kochi) airport/ railway station, you will be escorted to the hotel. After getting refreshed in the hotel, you will be taken for half day sightseeing tour of Cochin by boat. There few sites are included in the tour are the Chinese fishing nets along the Vasco Da Gama Square, Santa Cruz Basilica, St. Francis Church, VOC Gate, Bastion Bungalow. In the evening enjoy Cochin local markets. Overnight stay at hotel.
After having breakfast start drive to Munnar . During on the road you will be enjoy the scenic beauty & the marvelous waterfalls, high mountains with the low flying clouds. In the afternoon you will start enjoy though the boating. Upon your arrive in Munnar check in at hotel. Overnight stay at Munnar.
After breakfast spend the day with local sightseeing. Situated at the confluence of three mountain streams – Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundale, Munnar is 1600 Meter above sea level. This majestic hill station was once the summer resort of the British government in South India. Local sightseeing of Munnar includes visit to Mattupetty Dam, Kundale Lake and Echo point. Afternoon proceed to Rajamalai were the rarest species of mountain goat, Nilgiri Thars. Overnight stay at Munnar..
After morning breakfast start proceed to Periyar . On the way you visit Idukki dam. Upon your arrival check in at hotel. Periyar wildlife sanctuary is home to nomadic tribes of wild elephant, boar, deer, the great Indian tiger and more. Evening go for boat cruise in the lake to watch wild animals. Overnight stay at hotel in Periyar.
After morning breakfast start boating through Periyar Lake with Wildlife sanctuary. You can visit the rare species of plants and animals. Afternoon visit spice plantations like cardamom, cinnamon, pepper, coffee, tea estates etc. on your way back to the hotel, you could stop at the local market and pick up some fragrant spices. Overnight stay at Periyar.
Today early morning start proceed to Kumarakom. Upon your arrival check in hotel then start visit the Bird Sanctuary of Kumarakom. Then start proceed to the Vembanand Lake. Backwaters are a network of lakes, canals and estuaries and deltas of forty-four rivers that drain into the Arabian Sea. Overnight stay at the Houseboat.
Today also you will get to see closely the lifestyle of the rural folks of Kerala and also enjoy the natural beauty while sailing through backwaters. Overnight stay at the Houseboat.
Today you will disembark the boat at the reception of the backwater resort at Alleppey. Check in at the resort. Here you can enjoy the lively villages and backwaters. Overnight at Alleppy.
After breakfast you will start proceed to Cochin. Upon reaching Cochin you will spend the day in shopping in markets. In the evening start proceed for a Kathakali dance presentation. Overnight will be at hotel in Kochi/Cochin.
After having breakfast, check out from hotel. You can visit Shiva Temple and transfer to airport/railway station according to the timings of flight/train.