South India Spice & Plantation Tour

South India Spice & Plantation Tour

Duration :- 07 Days/ 06 Nights
Places Covered :- Cochin-Munnar-Periyar-Kumarakom-Alleppey-Cochin

Rajasthan Leaf offers you South India Spice & Plantation Tour package where you will visit places of South like Cochin, Periyar, Munnar, Kumarakom and Alleppey. This tour is amalgam of history lovers, nature’s lover and adventurous lovers. In this tour you will enjoy the mesmerizing views of nature form hills, boat ride at Backwaters, wildlife safari at National park and various adventurous sports like trekking, swimming etc.

Day 1: Cochin
Day 2: Cochin – Munnar (126 km)
Day 3: Munnar
Day 4: Munnar – Periyar (84 km)
Day 5: Periyar – Kumarakom (113 km)
Day 6: Kumarakom – Alleppey (32 km)
Day 7: Alleppey – Cochin (55 km)

Day 1: Cochin
After your arrival at the airport you will be transferred to your pre-booked hotel by our representatives. Check into the hotel and spend the rest of the day at your leisure. Stay overnight.

Day 2: Cochin – Munnar (126 km)
In the morning post having breakfast you will be escorted to Munnar. On arrival, check into the hotel and relax. In the evening explore the streets and return back to the hotel. Night stay will be in Munnar.

Day 3: Munnar
After having breakfast visit Eravikulam National Park which is habitat to rare species of Nilgiri Tahr and many other species and you will be stunned by the breathtaking views of the vista. Next visit Attukal Waterfalls where you will be mesmerized by the nature’s creation where the water falls looming amidst hills. Later on visit Devikulam which is a hill station and affords panoramic views of the surrounding. It is a great place for adventurous lovers where you can enjoy trekking among the cool breeze and mesmerizing views. Next halt will be at Mattupetty Dam where you can enjoy boat ride in the lake situated in the area of the dam and Pothamedu which offers awe-striking views of coffee, tea and cardamom plantation where you can enjoy trekking or mountain walk. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your delicious dinner.    

Day 4: Munnar – Periyar (84 km)
Post breakfast the tour will head towards Periyar. On arrival, relax for a while and then visit Periyar wildlife Sanctuary surrounded by enthralling forests and where you can view the sanctuary on a boat. Next visit will be at Periyar River flowing through the village, Pullumedu which affords stunning views of lush green trees, shrubs, vegetation and many more. Later on visit Spice Garden where you will get to know about various spices like Clove, Cardamom, Pepper etc. and Mangala Devi Temple situated in the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary surrounded by dense forests. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your dinner.  

Day 5: Periyar – Kumarakom (113 km)
After having breakfast you will be transferred to Kumarakom. On arrival, check into the hotel and relax for a while. After that visit Vembanad Lake where you can have a closer view of many migratory birds from a houseboat, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary which is great place for bird paradise and offers you amazing view of many migratory birds like Siberian Crane, Teal, Woodpecker and many other. Later on visit Aruvikkuzhi Waterfalls with scenic beauty and is a great place for trekking and in the evening enjoy mesmerizing view of sunset at Kumarakom Beach and enjoy leisure walk along the shores. Return back to the hotel to enjoy your delicious dinner.  

Day 6: Kumarakom – Alleppey (32 km)
Post breakfast the tour will proceed towards Alleppey also known as “Venice of East”. Check into the hotel and relax for a while. After a short break visit Alleppey Beach where you can enjoy leisure walk along the majestic white shoreline, Karumadikkuttan where you will find black granite statue of Buddha, Marari Beach surrounded by Coconut trees where you can enjoy ayurvedic spa or massage on ayurvedic center and Backwaters which offers you tranquilizing views of the surrounding which appears like heaven. After stunning views, return back to the hotel and relax.   

Day 7: Alleppey – Cochin (55 km)
After having breakfast you will be transferred to Cochin where you will be taken on half day excursion of Cochin. On arrival visit Fort Cochin influenced by European architecture and where you will find houses built from rich traders, Chinese Fishing net which are found only in Cochin except China, St. Francis Church one of the oldest church built by European which is the burial of Vasco Da Gama fell. Next visit will be at Jewish Synagogue with awe-struck architecture decorated with Chinese tiles and then visit Mattancheery Palace comprising many Hindu murals, portraits and art work. After that, check out from the hotel and then you will be transferred to airport for your further journey.

Inclusions:

  • Accommodation and meals will be provided.
  • Travel and tour guides.
  • Backwater and boat ride.
  • Monuments sightseeing charges.
  • Well maintained transport with air-conditioning facility.

Exclusions:

  • Travel insurance.
  • Extra sightseeing charges.
  • Flight cancellation charges due to any reason.
  • Personal expense such as shopping, laundry bills etc.
  • Anything not included in the tour package.