southern tip of India is capsulated with exotic destinations. Are you looking for a tropical styled bliss vacation? We are presenting you a package rich with historic ruins, wildlife, backwaters, beaches, sightseeing, hill stations, forts, palaces and culture. Enjoy the southern India vacation with our 16 nights and 17 days package. Enjoy Cochin, Kumarakom, Trivandrum, Kovalam, Kollam, Periyar, Kodaikanal, Ooty, Mysore, Hassan and Bangalore. This package suits anyone who wants to enjoy every piece of South India in a grand manner. Detailed Itinerary
Arrival - Cochin (“Queen of the Arabian Sea”)
Reach your destination at Cochin International Airport where our representative meets you and transfers you to the hotel. To make you completely stay in control and relaxed, the first day is reserved for night stay in an excellent hotel in Cochin.
In Morning after breakfast depart for a city sightseeing tour that includes visit to prehistoric Temples, Cochin, Santa Cruz Basilica, Dutch Palace at Mattancherry, St. Francis Church and Boat Cruise to glimpse the 7 Islands of Cochin & Beautiful Sun Set at Chinese Fishing Nets. Come back to hotel for overnight stay in hotel.
Cochin - Kumarakom (By Surface)
In Morning after breakfast drive to Kumarakom by surface approx. 69 kms /2 hrs. Reach your destination in this small town also known as “Venice of the East". You will check at your hotel. Evening will be at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Kumarakom - Trivandrum (Over Nights Houseboat experience)
Kumarakom bird sanctuary(on own) visit and 2 hours boating on the Vembanad Lake. After that we drive you to Kottayam (14 km). On reaching Kottayam, board a traditionally decorated houseboat. Start an overnight backwater cruise and reach Trivandrum the next day.
Trivandrum - Kovalam ( By Road - 13 km)
In Morning arrived in trivandrum . Here your crew will prepare delicious Keralian meals from freshly brought vegetables from the market.
In the afternoon start tour for visiting the
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Napier Museum, Chitralayam Arts Gallery, Zoological gardens, Reptile house, Observatory and Kanakakunnu Palace in Trivandrum. After that you will drive to Kovalam ( 13 km. ): It is a dreamy place for tourists.This enchanting strip of golden sands is laced with the rich greenery of coconut palms. Overnight stay at hotel.
Kovalam ( Free Day to Relax - Beach, Ayurvedic Massage)
Get pleasure from your Kovalam Tour to the hilt at the picturesque beach town of Kovalam. Laze around at the silver sands of the beach or refresh your mind and body with a traditional Ayurvedic massage at the specialized Ayurveda Resort. Overnight stay in Hotel
Kovalam - Kollam
After breakfast start your day early with a drive to Kollam
“known as the gateway to . A deluxe houseboat for cruising through Ashtamudi lake and Munroe island. Enjoy the typical Kerala backwaters” Style food dishes prepared onboard and stay overnight in Houseboat. Kerala
Kollam - Periyar Wildlife National Sanctuary (A Paradise of Elephant)
Start your day early with a
drive to Periyar (150 Km), hometown of the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. The picturesque Periyar Lake is a beautiful setting. Your boat ride affords views of elephant herds and bison. If you are lucky enough you can spot more exotic animals. Don't forget to take your binoculars! Enjoy dinner and Overnight at Hotel
Periyar - Kodaikanal (155 km / 4 hr. by Road)
After breakfast drive to Kodiakanal, After check into hotel and taking some rest we will start your tour to near by attraction in evening with shopping some local handicraft items with homemade chocolates. That night stay at Hotel .
Full Day Kodaikanal Sightseeing
After a healthy breakfast we proceed to visit other tourist places of Kodaikanal. Visit Cocker's Walk, Golf Links, Green Valley View, Pillar Rocks, Silver Cascade Falls, Bear Shola Falls & the Lake etc. Stay overnight at hotel.
Kodaikanal - Ooty (250 Km / 6 Hr.)
After breakfast drive to Ooty for its picturesque, green feelds It is also better known as Ooty is the most popular hill station in the South. In the evening visit botanical gardens, childern park etc. Stay Overnight at hotel.
Ooty ( See the Undefiled Beauty of Nature)
Ooty, the "Queen of the blue mountains" is renowned for its rolling hills covered in pine and eucalyptus forests and its coffee and tea plantation.
Relax day free to walk around the hill station on your own. Overnight at Hotel.
Ooty - Mysore (By Surface - 158 /4 hrs)
Morning after breakfast, drive to Mysore. It is one of the well-known hill stations in South India. On reaching Mysore check in resort and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel
Mysore (The City Of Palaces )
After breakfast proceed to 2nd day sightseeing of Mysore. The most famous sightseeing in Mysore are Maharaja's Palaces, Srirangapatnam, Chamundi Hills and Somnathpur. Evening visit Brindavan Gardens and witness the sheer beauty of the place adorned with musical fountains and colorful lights. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Mysore - Hassan (By Surface - 115 /3 hrs )
After leisurely breakfast checkout from the hotel and drive to Hasan, sightseeing that involves detailed excursions to Behur and Halebid. While away a lazy evening shopping at the colorful local markets. Return to the hotel and overnight stay.
Hassan - Bangalore (By Surface - 187/ 3.5 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Bangalore, You second last day your tour you will be in Bangalore, the sightseeing tour will begin in the afternoon that takes you to the Lal Bagh gardens, the Parliament Building Vidhan Soudha and the Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum. Return to the hotel for a prearranged overnight stay at hotel
Bangalore - Departure ( Out Flight)
In the morning after breakfast, transfer to Coimbatore airport to board a flight for onward journey.
Package Inclusions / Exclusions
Accommodation in standard category of rooms at all hotels
Meal Plan on Bed & Breakfast at all places accordingly
Kathakali dance show
English speaking guide as per places mentioned in itinerary.
Visit of Tea Plantation
All Transfers & sightseeing as per itinerary by air-conditioned private vehicle for the entire tour
All applicable current taxes for hotels and transport
Air Fare / Rail Fare
Expenses of personal nature such as laundry / tips / shopping / telephones / Medical etc.
Any other expenses not mentioned in the inclusions mentioned above
Entry fees to Monuments specifically
Charges in hotels for additional services
Photography and video making fees at the sites
Tips and gratuities
Unforeseen Expenses because of the weather conditions