Itinerary: Bangalore – Hassan – Mysore – Ooty – Cochin – Periyar – Kumarakom – House boat – Varkala – Trivandrum
Duration:12 Nights / 13 Days
Day 01 Arrive Bangalore
Welcome toIndia! Arrive Bangalore at 1700 hrs. Upon arrival our representative will meet you in the airport and transfer to Hotel. Overnight at hotel
Day 02 Bangalore – Sravanabelgola – Hassan
Morning drive to Sravanabelgola. The beautifully sculpted face of Bahubali at Sravanabelagola reveals determination and total control. Continue drive to Hassan. On arrival, check-in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 Hassan – Belur – Halebid – Mysore
Morning drive through lush tropical landscapes to Halebid and Belur. Thereafter proceed to Mysore.On arrival, check-in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04 Mysore-Ooty
Morning sightseeing of Mysore – Visit the Maharaja’s Palace. Also visit the Zoological Garden, Mysore Arts & Crafts centre. After that proceed to Ooty (158 kms). On arrival, check-in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05 Ooty
Fullday at leisure. Overnight at hotel
Day 06 Ooty – Cochin
Morning drive to Cochin (281 kms). Upon arrival, check-in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07 Cochin
Morning sightseeing tour of Cochin or “Kochi”. Visit the Dutch Palace, the Jewish Synagogue, the Church of St. Francis. Evening witness the Kathakali dance performance .
Day 08 Cochin – Periyar
Morning drive to Periyar (140 kms). Upon arrival, check-in at hotel. Afternoon boatcruise on Lake Periyar. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09 Periyar – Kumarakom
Afternoon drive to Kumarakom (170 kms). On arrival, check-in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10 Kumarakom – Houseboat
Morning at leisure. Afternoon, board the traditional rice boats – “Ketuvallam” for a fascinating cruise through the backwaters of Kerala (own arrangement). Overnight on board.
Day 11 Houseboat – Varkala
Breakfast on board. Thereafter disembark at Alleppey & proceed directly to Varkala (160 kms). Rest of the day free for own activities. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12 Varkala – Trivandrum
Morning visit the Portugese church of Anjengo dated to the time of occupation, which maybe the Elanchoros of the geography of Ptomempee. Afternoon drive to Trivandrum (90 kms). On arrival check-in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 13 Trivandrum – Abroad
Early morning transfer to the airport for your flight back home.