Cochin, Periyar, Kumarakom, Kovalam - 7nights / 8days
DAY 1 ~ COCHIN : Arrive Cochin International airport. Meet, assist, and transfer to hotel. Evening
witness Kathakali dance performance. Return to your hotel for overnight. Overnight in Cochin.
DAY 2 ~ COCHIN : Morning after breakfast, proceed for a city tour of Cochin. Places of interest at
Cochin are The Dutch Palace (1555; Fridays closed), Jewish Synagogue (1568; Saturdays closed),
where scrolls of the Old Testament and copper plates inscribed in Hebrew script are preserved,
St.Francis Church (1510), where Vasco da Gama was buried in 1524, Dutch Cemetery, the Chinese
fishing nets at the entrance of Cochin Harbour and Willingdon Island - a manmade island from
materials dredged while deepening Cochin port. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Cochin
DAY 3 ~ COCHIN-PERIYAR : In the morning, check out of your hotel and drive to Thekkady (185Kms /
5hrs). Enroute enjoy Tea Plantation. Arrive Thekkady early afternoon and check into your hotel.
Afternoon go for a cruise in the lake. Animals in their natural surroundings can be viewed while
cruising on the lake. Trekking, elephant ride, watchtowers etc. are the other main attractions. Later
in the afternoon visit the spice plantation and local market. Overnight at Periyar.
DAY 4 ~ PERIYAR-KUMARAKOM: In the morning, leave Thekkady for Kumarakom (130Kms / 4hrs) by car.
Arrive Kumarakom by noon and transfer to your hotel. Late afternoon sunset cruise on the
Vembanand Lake and return to your hotel for an overnight stay.
DAY 5 ~ KUMARAKOM: Morning at leisure to enjoy the serene environs or go for some exotic Aurvedic
therapies available at the hotel (direct payment basis). Overnight at Kumarakom.
DAY 6 ~ KUMARAKOM-KOVALAM: In the morning, leave Kumarakom for Kovalam (160Kms / 5hrs) by car.
Arrive Kovalam and check into your hotel. Kovalam is India's most spectacular beach resort, just 16
km from Trivandrum.
DAY 7 ~ KOVALAM: A Day to relax and rejuvenate Or go for a visit of Trivandrum city (optinal) which is
half an hour away. Overnight at Kovalam.
DAY 8 ~ OVERSEAS : Transfer to Trivandrum International Airport for your onward flight.
HOTELS A B C
COCHIN DREAM COCHIN GOKULAM PARKJ INN ABAD PLAZA
THEKKADY TUSKAR TRAIN CLUB MAHINDRA CARDAMOM COUNTY TREE TOP
KUMARAKOM KUMARAKOM LAKE RESORT EASTEND LAKE SONG COCOBAY RESORT
KOVALAM LEELA KEMPENSKI TRAVANCORE HERITAGE EASTURY ISLAND
COST PER PERSON IN INR: VALID FROM 1ST OCT / 19TH DEC & 6TH JAN / 31ST MARCH
CAT 1 PAX 2 PAX 3 PAX 4 ~ 6 PAX
TWIN TRPL SINGLE SUPP.
A INR 87950 47415 41910 45395 41095 33225
B INR 54075 30995 27730 28975 26915 15775
C INR 51510 28855 24815 26445 23735 14960
• Accommodation in well appointed room with daily buffet breakfast.
• Transfers and tours by air-conditioned Vehicle.
• Sightseeing as per itinerary with local English speaking guide including entrances to monuments
• Boat cruise in Periyar and Kumarakom on seat-in-boat basis.
• Porterage / Parking / Assistance & All applicable taxes