DAY 01 - Cochin / Munnar Arrive at Cochin airport and proceed to Munnar:
Munnar is situated at the confluence of three mountain streams - Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala. 1600 m above sea level, this hill station was once the summer resort of the erstwhile British Government in South India. Sprawling tea plantations, picture-book towns, winding lanes and holiday facilities make this a popular resort town. Among the exotic flora found in the forests and grasslands here is the Neelakurinji. This flower that bathes the hills in blue every twelve years will bloom next in 2018. Munnar also has the highest peak in South India, Anamudi, which towers over 2695 m Overnight at Munnar.
DAY 02 : Munnar Breakfast at the hotel and later proceed for a half day tour of the city visit Mount Carmel, the first Catholic Church in the high ranges, tea factory, Mattapetty Lake, cattle breeding centre, Top Station-the topmost point in Munnar and Devikulam-a small hill station Overnight at Munnar.
DAY 03 - Munnar / Thekkady After breakfast, proceed to Thekkady and check-in at the resort. Afternoon you may make an optional visit to the famed Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary and enjoy a cruise on Lake Periyar. During the boat ride spot the wild life (elephants, Indian Gaur, monkeys, spotted deer, barking deer, wild boar and birds of myriad varieties).With an area of 777 sq. kms., this Sanctuary lies at an elevation of 914 mts. above sea level in the hills of the Western Ghats. O/n at the resort.
DAY 04: Thekkady / Alleppey Check out from the resort and proceed to Alleppey, at noon board a houseboat, for cruise through the enchanting backwaters enjoying the swaying coconut palms, paddy fields and the village life at close quarters. House boats locally called "kettuvallam" are available on hire on a daily basis as well as for longer duration to take visitors on the old waterways. These house boats in general have 2 bed rooms and attached bath rooms. A routine trip includes food cooked on board in the traditional Kuttanad style. The leisurely cruises show a microcosm of life on the water side with breath taking views of the water, land, birds and human habitations. O/n stay at the Houseboat.
DAY 05 - Alleppey / CochinAfter breakfast proceed to Cochin airport for your departure.