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Hill station & Backwater Holidays - GK 003 - C

Cochin   »  (3) Munnar  »  (2) Thekkady   »  (1) Houseboat ( alleppey / Kumarakom )   »  (1) Cochin- ( 07 Nights/ 08 Days)

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Hill station & Backwater Holidays - GK 003 - C
Cochin - (3) Munnar - (2) Thekkady - (1) Houseboat ( alleppey / Kumarakom ) (1) Cochin - ( 07 Nights/ 08 Days)

DAY 01 COCHIN – MUNNAR
Arrive Cochin airport / railway station, greetings and airport assistance, Transfer toMunnar. Munnar, the picturesque hill stations in India is situated at the confluence of three mountain streams - Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala. Sprawling tea plantations, picture book towns, winding lanes, trekking and holiday facilities make this destination a popular resort town. Munnar is home of Nilgiri Tahrs, an endangered species of wild goat. On arrival, check in to the hotel with rest of the day to spend as you please- either relaxing or exploring tea city. Overnight at the at Hotel in Munnar

DAY 02 MUNNAR
You will be taken for a sight seeing tour of Munnar. Sightseeing tour around Munnar takes one to tea gardens where picturesque colonial towns and meandering mountain streams present photo opportunities galore. You will be taken for a visit to Rajamalai where you can watch Nilgiri Tahrs in their natural habitat. You will also be visiting the nearby Mattuppetty Dam, Kundala lake, Exho point, Blossom park. If interested you can have a boating in the lake. Later scroll at the local market . Overnight at Hotel

DAY 03 MUNNAR
Day at leisure. Relax at the hotel or you can opt for a soothing ayurvediac massage at the hotel (optional) . Those who are interseted can visit Kolukumalai. Pregnant women and people with back ache - never make the mistake of going on this trip. You have to hire a jeep for going to this place.
Kolukumalai -the second highest peak South of the Himalayas – Meesapulimala you will also trek through the world highest tea estate - Kolukumalai. Kolukkumalai produces some of the most flavorsome teas in the market, touted as “the world’s highest grown tea.” In fact, the heady fragrance of freshly fired tea wafts across, welcoming one well before one reaches the quaint little factory Kolukkumalai is famed for its spectacular views, breathtaking in their magnitude and beauty.

DAY 04 MUNNAR - THEKKADY
After breakfast, drive to Thekkady. The very sound of the word Thekkady conjures up images of elephants, unending chains of hills and spice scented plantations. In the Periyar forest of Thekkady is one of the finest wildlife reserves in India, and spread across the entire district are picturesque plantations and hill towns that hold great opportunities for treks and mountain walks. Evening enjoy the boating at the periyar lake. Overnight at resort in Thekkady

DAY 05 THEKKADY
After breakfast, you will be taken for a plantation tour at a near by farm. Afterthat you can have an elephnat ride if interested (optional ). Take an early lunch and have a relaxation ayurvedic massage in the evening ( optional ). Evening you can have any of the cultural shows of your choice like kathakali, kalaripayattu ( martial arts ) etc (optional).Overnight at resort in Thekkady

DAY 06 THEKKADY - ALLEPPEY HOUSEBOAT
Morning after breakfast, check out hotel, transfer to houseboat at Alleppey. Enjoy the houseboat cruise through Vembanad lake, the biggest backwater stretch in Kerala and through the narrow canals of Alleppey. Houseboat cruise through the serene backwater stretches of gives an idea of the beauty of backwaters. Overnight stay in houseboat.
(Generally we serve Kerala Food. If your require any special meals like main food in north Indian or food without spice etc, it has to be informed in advance. A/c Will Work from 8 PM - 6 AM except Gold gatagory Houseboat will work as required)

DAY 07 COCHIN
Morning after breakfast, check out hotel, transfer to Cochin is the Commercial Capital of Kerala. Cochin is the Commercial capital of Kerala. On arrival check into hotel. Afternoon have short city tour of Cochin, the city famed as ‘Queen of Arabian Sea. Visit to Mattanchery Dutch Palace, St. Francis Church, The Oldest European Church in India, the Chinese Fishing Nets - living symbols of centuries Old Chinese influence etc. Overnight at Hotel in Cochin

DAY 08- DEPARTURE TO COCHIN AIRPORT/RAILWAY STATION
Morning after breakfast, If interested you can have a boating in the backwaters of kumarakom ( optional ). Later check out hotel, transfer to Cochin airport/railway station to catch flight/train towards onward journey.

Accomodation

Destination
Standard
Deluxe
Premium
Luxury
Munnar
The Edge Resort
Clouds Valley
T & U Leisure/
Hotel Grand Plaza
Tea County /
Fort Munnar
Thekkady
Periyar House/
SN International
Hotel Treetop/
Hotel Grand Thekkady
Wild Corridor/ Forest Canopy
KTDC Aranya Nivas
Elephant Court /
Cardamom County
Alleppey
Deluxe A/c Houseboat
Deluxe A/c Houseboat
Deluxe A/c Houseboat
Premium Houseboat
Cochin
Hotel Park Central
Hotel Emarald
Hotel Mercy /
Travancore Court
Dream Cochin

Special Experiences

Climate and Weather

Pricing

Rates designed for Indian nationals and NRI's. Foreign nationals can avail the same with some changes in Hotels
Tour
01 Apr -
15 Jun
16 Jun -
30 Sep
01 Oct -
07 Nov
08 Nov -
25 Nov
26 Nov -
19 Dec
20 Dec -
15 Jan
16 Jan -
31 Mar
Standard
16850
16650
17950
19800
17950
21850
17950
Deluxe
18000
17200
22400
22700
22400
26700
22400
Premium
20750
19950
26950
29150
26950
34350
26950
Luxury
27600
26200
32600
32900
32600
37200
32600

* 3.63% service tax extra

Meal Plan: The hotel meal plan is on Room + Breakfast basis and Houseboat on all meal basis.
Per Person Rates (Rs.) - Applicable on 2 persons staying together sharing the same room

Price Includes:
  • Prices are per person based on 2 people occupying 1 double/twin room & travelling Together
  • Accomodation on B&B at all hotels except on houseboat on all meals plan
  • Tours and Transfers by Air - conditioned car as per itinerary with English / Hindi speaking chauffeur .
Price Excludes:
  • Airport taxes & airfares to/from/within India .
  • Expense of Personal Nature or any other expence caused by factors beyond our control.
  • Optionals Mentioned in the itinerary
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