The South Indian state of Kerala is blessed with abundant scenery, breathtaking vistas, and a wonderful climate, idyllic for a couple to create unforgettable memories. Romantic Kerala tour of 5 nights and 6 days offers memorable experiences. The well-planned tour takes you to famous destinations of Kerala such as Cochin, Munnar, Alleppey, Kovalam and Trivandrum. Some of the highlights of the tour include a visit to Eravikulam National Park, stay in a well-equipped tree house, houseboat tour in and around Alleppey and leisure time in Kovalam beach town. You will visit Kochi, earlier called as Cochin is a commercial centre and a harbour town in Ernakulam District of Kerala. The name Kochi has been taken from the Malayalam word "kochazhi" which means a small lagoon. It has also its origins in the Sanskrit word "Go Shree" that exactly means thriving with the auspicious animal. Munnar is probably one of the most well-known hill stations of Kerala which is equally famous among family vacationers and honeymooning couples. Get ready for sightseeing tour of Munnar covering Tea Museum, Mattupetty Dam, Eravikulam National Park, and Echo Point. Also visit Kundala Lake and dam which is also the site of NeelaKurunjhiIn. Explore Alleppey, one of the most popular backwater destinations in Kerala. Board the Houseboat which is locally known as Kettuvallam and enjoy full day sightseeing. Your experience in Kovalam will be amazing when you will indulge in the activities of your interest. You will also explore places like Kovalam and Trivandrum.
Tour Duration : ( 05 Nights / 06 Days )
Destinations Covered : Cochin – Munnar - Alleppey - Kovalam - Trivandrum
Day 1: Arrival Cochin –Munnar (130 Km/ 4 hrs)
Arrive at the Cochin Airport. Get an assisted transfer to Munnar. On the way, admire the mesmerizing views of the green tea plantations. On arriving, check into hotel. This is an amazing stay option. Munnar is probably one of the most popular hill stations of Kerala, which is equally popular amid family vacationers and honeymooning couples. The place has lush views, cool breeze, wonderful viewpoints and other attractions.Overnight stay at Tree House.
Day 2: Munnar
After breakfast, get ready for sightseeing tour of Munnar covering Tea Museum- opened by Tata Tea, this museum has photographs, machineries and other objects related to the region's tea industry; Mattupetty Dam- surrounded by lake, it is a popular picnic spot, and Echo Point- a scenic spot with natural echo phenomenon. Later go to Kundala Lake and dam that is also the site of Neela Kurunjhi, which blooms once in 12 years. In the afternoon, visit Eravikulam National Park. It is the home of the endangered Nilgiri Tahr. Rekindle your love while holding hands.Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Munnar – Alleppey (150 km / 4 hrs)
Morning breakfast transfer to Alleppey, one of the most popular backwater destinations in Kerala. On arrival, head to the jetty and check- into the Houseboat, which is locally known as Kettuvallam, Whole of day is for enjoying backwater visit on the well-equipped houseboat that comes with all kinds of facilities. A rower and a trained chef accompany you on this tour. Enjoy the peace and verdant views all around. You can see the locals indulged in their daily chores. Spot colorful birds around you. Halt at popular attractions. This is going to be one of the most romantic experiences in Kerala.Overnight on-board the houseboat.
Day 4: Alleppey - Kovalam (160 km / 4 hrs)
The boat arrives back to the Alleppey jetty. Breakfast is followed by check-out formalities. Start your road journey to Kovalam, a peaceful beach town. Upon arrival, check in to the hotel. Rest of the day is free. Indulge in the activities of your interest. This place offers much-needed respite from city hustle-bustle. Spend some peaceful, romantic moments with your partner here. You can do anything you like. There are a number of Ayurveda centers where you can get a couple massage done.Overnight stay.
Day 5: Kovalam
After breakfast leave for sightseeing tour of Kovalam. Crescent-shaped Kovalam beach is a mix of Hawa Beach, Lighthouse Beach and Samudra Beach where you can enjoy a stroll and indulge in fun activities. Some of the options include the old lighthouse, Napier art museum, Vellayani Lake, Vizhinjam rock-cut cave temple, Kovalam Art Gallery, boat riding in Karamana River etc. The evening is at leisure.Stay Overnight.
Day 6: Kovalam - Trivandrum (15 km / 30 minutes)
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel. Get transferred to Trivandrum for morning sightseeing. Shri Padmanabha Swamy temple, Shangumugham beach, Sri Chitra Art Gallery and Chowara beach are some of the popular attractions here. You can visit the ones you like. Later, proceed to the Airport to board flight for onward destination.