Munnar – Thekkady – Houseboat – Kovalam – Kanyakumari 9D/8N

Thekkady is located about 185 km from Cochin International Airport and 114 km from Kottayam railway station.The sanctuary is famous for its dense evergreen, semi-evergreen, moist deciduous forests and savanna grass lands. It is home to herds of elephants, sambar, tigers, gaur, lion-tailed Macaques and Nilgiri Langurs.The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is spread across 777 km2 (300 sq mi), of which 360 km2 (140 sq mi) is thick evergreen forest. The splendid artificial lake formed by the Mullaperiyar Dam across the Periyar River adds to the charm of the park. The greatest attraction of Periyar are the herds of wild elephants that come down to drink in the lake. Sanctuary can be accessed through a trekking, boating or jeep safari.

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Day 1

Cochin Sight Seeing & Stay

Arrive at Cochin Airport or Ernakulam Railway Station. You will be met and proceed to hotel in Cochin. Check in at the hotel for 01 Night. After fresh up, visit St. Francis Church, Chinese Fishing Nets, Jewish Synagogue & Dutch Palace. Evening go for Sunset Cruise at Marine Drive. Overnight at Cochin.

Day 2
Cochin – Munnar (140 Kms. / 3.5 Hrs.) & Munnar Sight seeing

After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed to Munnar. On the way watch Cheeyapara Waterfalls, Vallara Waterfalls and drive through the tea mountains. Check In at the hotel for 02 Nights. After fresh up visit the Mattupetty Dam, Kundale Lake & Echo Point. Overnight at Munnar.

Day 3
 Munnar Sight seeing

After breakfast visit Eravikulam National Park at Rajamalai where you can see Niligiri Tahr, the rare species of mountain goat and Tea Museum which portrays the genesis and evolution of tea plantations of Munnar. After sightseeing go for shopping in Munnar. Overnight at Munnar.

Day 4
Munnar – Thekkady (110 Kms. / 3 Hrs.)

After breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed to Thekkady. Check in at the hotel for 01 Night. After fresh up, go for Boating at the Periyar Lake, which gives a wonderful chance to spot elephants, bisons, deer Etc.. Later Day free for leisure activities like Plantation Tour, Elephant Ride Etc… Overnight at Thekkady.

Day 5
Thekkady – Kumarakom (175 Kms. / 4.5 Hrs.)

After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed to Kumarakom. Check in at the hotel for 01 Night. Evening visit the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, a home to migratory birds. Evening go for Sunset Cruise at the Vembanad Lake to enjoy the beautiful backwaters of Kumarakom. Overnight at Kumarakom.

Day 6
Kumarakom – Kanyakumari (270 Kms. / 6 Hrs.)

After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed to Kanyakumari. Check in at the hotel for 01 Night. After fresh up visit Vivekananda Rock Memorial, Thiruvalluvar Statue, Kumari Amman Temple, Gandhi Memorial Etc.. Evening go for watching the Sunset at Sunset View Point. Overnight at Kanyakumari.

Day 7
Kanyakumari – Kovalam (90 Kms. / 2 Hrs.)

After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed to Kovalam. Check in at the hotel for 02 Nights. Day free for relax at the beach destination. Evening free to visit the Beaches in Kovalam. Overnight at Kovalam.

Day 8
 Kovalam & Trivandrum Sightseeing

After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed to Kovalam. Check in at the hotel for 02 Nights. Day free for relax at the beach destination. Evening free to visit the Beaches in Kovalam. Overnight at Kovalam.

Day 9
 Kovalam to  Airport- Departure

After breakfast check out from the hotel You will be transferred to Cochin /Trivandrum Airport / Railway Station for your onward journey