Cochin Munnar Alleppey House boat 4 Days 3 Nights Tour packages
A unique combination of Green Tea Gardens with an amazing climate of Munnar and the tranquil backwaters of Vembanad Lake on a Houseboat to experience the real backwater life. Two different worlds.
Things to do:
Guided Nature History Trail
Soft & Hard Trekking
Tea Plantation Walks
Tea Museum Visit
Local sightseeing of Eravikulam National Park, Mattuppetty,
Echo Point, Kundala Dam etc
Day trip to Marayoor & Chinnar
Guided Jungle Trekking in Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary
Camping and trekking in Parambikulam Sanctuary
Rock Climbing,Cycling,River Crossing etc
Cruising through villages
Day 01 -Cochin – Munnar
You will be picked up from Cochin to drive to Munnar, known as nature lover’s paradise (04 Hours). On arrival check into your hotel.Later you may go for a short sightseeing tour in and around Munnar Town. Overnight at the Hotel.
Munnar… breathtakingly beautiful - a haven of peace and tranquility - an idyllic tourist destination in God's own country with unending expanses of tea plantations… pristine valleys and mountains…exotic species of flora and fauna in its wild sanctuaries and forests… aroma of spice scented cool air. Munnar has all these and more… It's the place you would love to visit… It’s the place you would wish never to leave.
Day 02: Munnar
Full day sight seeing of Munnar. You may visit Mattupetty,Echo Point,Kundala Dam and Eravikulam National Park.The entry to the park is strictly in Forest Department vans and your driver will wait for you at the parking lot. Overnight at the Hotel.
Set at an altitude of 6000 ft in Idukki district, situated at the confluence of three mountain streams, Munnar was the favored summer resort of the erstwhile British rulers in the colonial days. Sprawling tea plantations, picturesque towns, winding lanes, trekking and holiday facilities makes Munnar a holiday resort. Among the exotic flora found in the forests and grasslands here is the Neelakurinji a flower, which bathes the hills in blue once every twelve years. Munnar also has the highest peak in South India - Anamudi - which towers over 2695 M and is an ideal spot for campers who like trekking.
Day 03 – Munnar-Houseboat (5 Hours Drive)
After an early breakfast, drive to Alleppey to board Houseboat for a night’s stay. Your meals are cooked and served on board. Explore the amazing backwater life of Kerala! Overnight at the Houseboat.
What is truly magical about a houseboat is the breathtaking view of the untouched and otherwise inaccessible rural Kerala that it offers. The houseboats have all the creature comforts of a good hotel including furnished bedrooms, modern toilets, cozy living rooms, a kitchen where are cooked on board and supplemented with fresh fish from the backwaters. Today, the tradition is still continued and the food from the local cuisine is served by the Kuttanad locals, on board. The name Backwaters brings you the very thought of Houseboats. Food and leisurely times spent on-board with the feeling and privacy of house as well as enjoying the natural beauty. A Cruise amidst marvelous mangrove forests, captivating coconut canopies, swaying palms, mangrove forests, pulsating paddy fields sprinkled with enchanting waterways and canals decked with white lilies, can be quite a rejuvenating experience for the weary traveler. Enjoying a cruise in these backwaters is not to be missed, as it leaves you feeling fully rejuvenated. The banks of these backwaters in Kerala are the most enchanting picnic spots. You get to experience the native way of living.The experience on the Houseboat is not the one to be explained by words.Its to be lived and evolved by yourself.
Day 04– Cochin Departure
After breakfast at your hotel,you will be driven back to Cochin to connect your onward travel.