Destinations Covered: Cochin/Kochi - Alleppey - Varkala - Kanyakumari
Tour Duration: 05 Nights / 06 Days
Day 01: Arrival at Cochin
On arriving at Cochin Airport or Ernakulum Railway Station, as per your schedule, you’ll be greeted by our representative who will escort you to the hotel. Day one starts off with exploring the scenic beauty of Kochi, a vibrant city located on the west coast of Arabian Sea. Loose yourself in the fascinating and awe-inspiring beauty as you stroll around the city. This ancient Jewish town reserves some hundreds-year old houses, churches, and synagogues. Mattancherry Palace, an excellent example of architecture constructed by the Portuguese, will surely entice you with its craftsmanship. After a whole day of sightseeing, treat your eyes with the highly stylized classical dance forms of ancient India - Kathakali and Kalaripayattu, with their English translations. Relax the entire night after satisfying your taste buds with a delicious supper at the hotel.
Day 02: Cochin - Alleppey Houseboat
After gorging on an appetizing breakfast, get ready to experience a lifetime’s journey amid fascinating houseboats at Alleppey. Enjoy the two-hour trip that transports you from Cochin to Alleppey. After checking into one of those beautiful and eye-catching houseboats, you’ll be cruised through the backwaters. Treat your eyes with the picturesque beauty, lush green forests, and swaying palms that pass by you. The welcoming crew members aboard will please you with a plethora of traditional Keralite cuisines, along with some local specialties, served throughout the day. Spend the night aboard in the midst of serenity, luxury, and comfort.
Day 03: Alleppey - Varkala
Clear the decks to journey further towards your next destination, Varkala after a delectable breakfast on board. After driving for 2 hours, you’ll land at a calm and peaceful hamlet, nestled on the outskirts of Thiruvanathapuram. Famous for its serene and virgin beaches, Varkala offers a number of exciting tourist places. Your overnight is arranged at the hotel.
Day 04: Varkala
Relax and rejuvenate yourself on the pure and pristine sands of Varkala Beach. Spend the day gazing at the horizon and breathing fresh air. Restore some unforgettable moments with your loved ones. Call your day off at the hotel post sumptuous dinner.
Day 05: Varkala - Kanyakumari
Stuff yourself with a delightful breakfast meal as you start early for your next stopover, Kanyakumari. You’ll reach the southernmost point of the Indian Peninsula after a three-hour drive, with a halt at the Lord Padmanabha Swami Temple in Trivandrum. After reaching Kanyakumari, freshen up at the hotel and get ready for an interesting sightseeing schedule planned just for you. Nestled at the confluence of three ocean bodies, Kanyakumari beholds the most exuberant sunrises and sunsets. The place restores a myriad of scenic places of tourist interest, like Kumari Amman Temple, Vivekananda Rock Memorial, and Gandhi Memorial. Wind up your day by enjoying a palatable dinner at the hotel and relaxing in the comfort of your room.
Day 06: Kanyakumari
Indulge in an appetizing breakfast and end your incredible trip as you are driven to Trivandrum, for your onward travel.
Kerala Holiday Package covers destinations like Cochin (Kochi), Alleppey, Varkala and Kanyakumari.