Itinerary Of Delightful Hill Station Tour
Kerala is an incredible symphony that offers lifetime travel experience to travellers who come here from all over the world. Ideally located on the southwestern, Malabar Coast of India, Kerala abounds in pristine natural beauty and man-made attractions. From rich cultural heritage to mesmerizing beaches, backwaters, hill stations, wildlife parks, colourful fairs and festivals, Kathakali dance, magical Ayurveda, lush greenery and delicious cuisine, Kerala tourism has a lot to offer.
Kerala hill stations are perfect places to enjoy nature at its best! With this 5 Nights 6 Days tour, explore the fascinating destination of Kerala-Cochin, Munnar and Thekkady. Get soaked in the magic of these fairy-tale like hill stations which abound in natural beauty. Get acquainted with the colourful and rich culture of Kerala, including the warm hospitality. No wonder Kerala is popularly known as “God’s Own Country”.
- Day 01: Arrive in Cochin
- Day 02:Cochin to Munnar (Drive: 130 km / 4 Hours)
- Day 03:Munnar Sightseeing
- Day 04:Munnar to Thekkady (Drive: 91 km / 3.5 hours)
- Day 05:Thekkady Sightseeing
- Day 06:Thekkady to Cochin (Drive: 158 km / 4.5 Hours); End of Tour
Cochin, a major port city of Kerala is aptly called the queen of the Arabian Sea and has always attracted traders and travellers. It offers a perfect mix of local flavour and colonialism. It is the place where the fascinating Arabian Sea merges with the tranquil Backwaters. In Cochin you will find many Chinese Fishing Nets which are very common here. They look very picturesque. Upon your arrival in this city, our representative will receive you at the airport/railway station with a warm smile and drive you to the hotel. Check into the hotel. Freshen up and relax for some time.
In the evening, get ready to enjoy colourful culture of Cochin as our representative will take you to a cultural show. Enjoy the famous and enchanting Kathakali dance performed by local artists. Post the show, we will drive you back to the hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel in Cochin.
Post breakfast, check out from the hotel in Cochin and our representative will drive you to Munnar. It is an incredible hill station of Kerala known for its salubrious climate, lush greenery, majestic hills and mountains and gorgeous tea gardens. It will surely leave you enchanted during your stay here.
Upon reaching Munnar, check into the hotel/resort. Relax and freshen up. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel/resort in Munnar.
Enjoy a delicious breakfast and then set out on a sightseeing tour of Munnar with our representative. It is a mesmerizing hill station known for its abundant natural beauty. Visit the Eco Point located at an altitude of 600 feet, a place where you can experience a natural echo phenomenon and enjoy it like a child. This point is surrounded by lush greenery. Enjoy some quality time at the Gundala Lake located in the middle of a thick timberland and boasting of lovely surroundings. A boat ride is also available here. Gundala Arch Dam is Asia’s first Arch Dam. Also visit Mattupetty Dam which lies at the confluence of the mountain streams of Kundale River, Muthirappuzha River, and Chanduvarai River. Capture sights of several birds here.
Next, head to Eravikulam National Park which is a famous wildlife destination of India. Apart from rich flora and fauna, this Park is famous for the largest viable population of the endangered Nilgiri Tahr. Other attractions that will be covered are Anaimudi Peak, Photo Point, Cinema Shooting Point, Tata Tea Museum, spice plantation, and historical church. In the evening drive back to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel in Munnar.
After breakfast, our representative will drive you to Thekkady, a wonderful hill station of Kerala. The drive from Munnar to Thekkady is scenic and invigorating. After you arrive in Thekkady check into the hotel. Relax and get refreshed. Then, we will take you on a sightseeing tour of Thekkady. A visit to the tribal village nearby will acquaint you with the history of this place. Stroll through the stunning green plantations for a rejuvenating experience. And then enjoy a boat ride at the beautiful Periyar Lake.
Post breakfast, proceed to explore many more attractions of Thekkady. Today’s attractions on the list are the famous Periyar National Park which offers great wildlife sighting. It is home to a variety of wildlife, Mangla Devi Temple located in the Park, aromatic and picturesque spice gardens. Thekkady is famous for its spice plantation, organic farming, and Ayurveda. Murikkady in Thekkady is well known for its spice, coffee and cardamom plantation. Here you can see a variety of spices including turmeric, ginger, clove, and vanilla.
Spend the remaining day at leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel in Thekkady.
In the morning post breakfast check out from the hotel and get transferred to Cochin. Take home the delightful memories of Kerala holidays.
Your tour ends today!
See you soon on your next tour to another enthralling destination!
Main Highlights of this Tour
Chinese Fishing nets, Kathakali dance, Gundala Lake, Gundala Arch Dam, Mattupetty Dam, wildlife, rare birds, Anaimudi Peak, Nilgiri Tahr, Eco Point, Cinema Shooting Point, Tata Tea Museum, historical church, tea and spice plantations, Periyar Lake, Periyar National Park, tribal villages, Murikkady, Mangla Devi Temple and spice, coffee and cardamom plantation.