Kerala Backwater Tour
Itinerary: Cochin – Periyar – Kumarakom – Alleppey – Cochin
Duration: 05 Nights/06 Days
Day 01 Cochin – Periyar
Day first will be arrivel of Cochin, our tour executive will receive tourist at the airport and then transfer to hotel. First night stay will be in Periyar.
Day 02 Periyar
After breakfast proceed for boat cruise on Lake Periyar to explore wildlife sanctuary featuring Indian elephants, Barking Deers, Indian Wild Dogs, Pythons and King Cobras. A protected tiger reserve and a national park, Periyar is basically an elephant’s paradise. Later drive to Kumarakom. Transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03 Kumarakom
Breakfast in hotel. Day free to relax, for leisure activities and explore the city. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04 Alleppey
Cruise in Kettuvallams or old rice-barges through Azhikkal Canal passing through Kuppapuram, Swamy Canal, Meenappally Kayal,Venattukadu Canal, Aakkathara Canal and paddy fields. Overnight stay at Chithira Kayal.
Day 05 Cochin
After leisurely breakfast, cruise through small villages of Chennamakery, Kainakary, Pallathuruthy and Kuppapuram to reach Alleppey finish point jetty at 1000 hrs. Later drive to Cochin. Transfer to hotel for overnight stay.here is Dutch Palace at Mattancherry and the very famous Fort Cochin, which is renowned for its Portuguese heritage and has early 16th century St. Francis’ Church. Chinese fishing nets are popular among the tourists as a rare old-world trade form while Parishath Thampuram Museum houses 19th-century paintings, old coins, sculptures and temple models. Overnight at Cochin.
Day 06 Cochin
After relaxed breakfast transfer to Cochin airport to board flight for onward destination or way back to home.